We all love a good party, but now that we’re deep into the holiday season, you’ve probably exhausted all your go-to hairstyles. While we’re not exactly on the same level as, say Jennifer Garner, Amber Heard, or Rihanna, there’s no shame in taking inspiration from the red carpet. And no, that doesn’t mean tired barrel waves, stiff-as-a-board waves, or three hours’ worth of teasing.
Whether you need another braid idea for your third office holiday party in a row (hey, it happens), or you’re just looking for a new way to wear it down to ring in the new year, we found 16 of the best party hairstyles to copy now. Pinned-back buns, gorgeous ponytails, and creative ways to wear your hair down, ahead.