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Effortless Elegance: Low Bun Styles with Clip-In Extensions

- Irene Gilman
Effortless Elegance: Low Bun Styles with Clip-In Extensions

Is it just me, or are low buns absolutely everywhere lately? From high-profile weddings like Sofia Richie's to the glitz and glamor of 2024 award season, it seems like everyone is trying this chic hairstyle. And it's no wonder why—it looks fantastic on a variety of face shapes and hair types, making it a versatile choice for any occasion. 

Now, maybe you're thinking this is a trend  I could for myself. Good news: it's super easy, and we're here to guide you through it, with a special twist—using clip-on hair bun with hair extensions that’s right!


Why consider clip-in hair extensions, you might ask?

 Wearing Atelier  20" Dark Brown Clip-In Hair Extensions

Well, if you've ever felt let down by the size of your bun due to short or thin hair, you're not alone. Those with less natural volume often find that their buns don't quite give you that look they're hoping for. That's where clip-in extensions come into play. 

We'll show you how adding just a few wefts can instantly transform your bun from 'meh' to magnificent, giving you the full, voluminous look you've been dreaming of.

But first, let's indulge in some low bun hair inspiration that we've had our eye on. Then, we'll take you step-by-step through creating one of our favorite looks with clip-in hair extensions—a style sure to make any day feel like a walk down the red carpet.


Inspired Low Bun Hairstyles

Explore our selection of eye-catching low bun styles, perfect for incorporating clip-in extensions.



Creating a Braided Low Bun with Clip-In Extensions

Creating a braided low bun that looks full and stylish is much simpler than you might think, even with the help of clip-in extensions. If you've ever felt your bun was lacking in volume or presence, adding clip ins for hair bun are your secret weapon. 

Here's a quick overview:

Selecting Your Extensions:

First things first, choosing the right clip-in extensions is crucial. For a natural and seamless look, match the extensions as closely as possible to your hair color and texture. Atelier Extensions offers a wide variety of shades and lengths to ensure you find your perfect match.


Prepping Your Hair:

Begin with clean, dry hair that’s free of tangles. A smooth base is key to integrating your clip-ins seamlessly.

Attaching the Extensions:


Position the extensions strategically around the head, focusing on areas where your hair might need extra volume for the bun. Start by clipping them in at the back of your head, working your way up to ensure even distribution and fullness.

Create the Ponytail:

Gather all of your hair into a low ponytail at the nape of your neck. Secure it with a hair tie.

Section and Braid:

Take a section of hair from each side of your head and start braiding a simple three-strand braid towards the back.

Form the Bun:

Twist the ponytail around its base to form a bun. Secure the bun in place with bobby pins, making sure to tuck in any loose ends. If you desire a fuller look, gently pull at sections of the bun to loosen it slightly.

Effortless Style

The low bun- it's a statement for any occasion. We've shown you the ropes, from drawing inspiration of different types hair buns.


Let Atelier Hair Extensions be your go-to for transforming everyday hair into a masterpiece of style and confidence. 

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