Hey guys! If you follow me on snapchat (@hellofashblog) you might have seen a sneak peek of my trip to L.A. a couple weeks ago to recreate some of the hairstyles from the Emmys with ghd. I spent the day with celebrity hairstylist David Babaii and learned so many little tricks from watching him style. Today I’m sharing a recreation of the January Jones look with the new ghd Platinum styler. The new styler is amazing! It makes your hair silky smooth and adds more shine to your hair. It’s actually designed for colored hair and so it keeps your color for up to 2 times longer. Check out my video below for a tutorial on how to achieve the Emmy inspired look.

  1. Part your hair down the middle. I always part mine just slightly to the side because it frames my face more.
  2. Divide your hair into 3 sections – two in the front on each side and one in the back.
  3. Starting with the back, use the ghd Platinum styler to straighten strands about 1 inch wide. The styler has a curved edge so you can add a light curl at the ends without worrying about weird kinks.
  4. When you work your way around to the front sections, rotate the styler 180 degrees before you pull it down through the ends of your hair. You can use this tip just for the section framing your face for a sleeker feel or I added more dimension by doing it through two additional sections.
  5. For that last January Jones touch, tuck one section behind your ear and you are ready for anything from the red carpet to girls night out.

I’m not saying this because I’ve partnered with ghd for this post, but I am obsessed with this tool. My hair looks night and day different when I straighten it with my platinum styler verses my old straightener. I especially notice the shine! From now through November 23rd you can get 20% of all purchases through ghd with code: HelloFashion20. You will love it!



*In collaboration with ghd.

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  1. Sara Kate

    What a great post! Look at you girl… So cute. You’re video is perfection!

    Sara Kate Styling

  2. Gia S

    Love your hair! I need to try that straightener.

  3. Jade

    I’ve heard amazing things about their platinum! Ordering mine right now 🙂

  4. Jennifer Almarine

    Your hair always looks beautiful! This style looks very pretty and totally doable.

    XO, Jennifer Almarine


    This comment is totally unrelated to this post but 1) I absolutely love your blog and 2) I just went searching for your post from last year of 10 things to do in October because I just love posts like that and wish you would do that more! I am always looking for new ideas for what to do with my kids and husband and love when you share the fun you and your family is having. Thanks! 🙂

  6. Esther

    Your hair gorgeous and it’s such a pretty and easy hairstyle. Thank you for sharing!

    xo, Esther

  7. Sartreuse

    I found your blog by accident and am in love with your style and especially your hair, haha. Thanks for this tutorial, will definitely bring your picture to my hairdresser next time I’m going for a colour change.

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