large side chignon. looks a lot less fiddly than those tight ones. and good for long hair!
Step-by-step DIY updos via www.marthastewartweddings.com - I didn't know she had a whole site devoted to weddings...!
5 Updos in 3 Steps or Less
Side chignon Step 1: Wrap 2-inch sections of hair around a 2-inch curling iron for large waves. Step 2: Create a deep part -- leaving one small section of hair loose in the front -- and pull hair back into a low side ponytail. Step 3: Twist ends until they are wrapped in a donut shape and secure with an elastic (place hair tie around entire bun).