What's a newly created duchess to do? During her visit to Ottawa, Kate Windsor (née Middleton) needed a hairstyle that was formal enough for a state visit, but was neither too stuffy nor dowdy. So she came up with a compromise straight out of the mullet playbook: business in the front, party in the back.
Her sleek half-updo was simply swept back, but instead of putting the gathered section into a ponytail, Kate worked in pirouettes of hair and cute butterfly clips. To see the full hairstyle up close and get tips for getting a similar look on your own, just keep reading.