We took the full Hill brood to see the new Transformers film, "Dark Of The Moon", which was the perfect way to spend a rainy afternoon.
Popcorn was consumed by all.
But more importantly ...
I learned useful new hair clip tricks and fortunately we've got a brand new little hair clamp that is perfect for the job.
McDormand has hair tending to the fine side, but a fair amount of it.
For her, and for her character, this gives her a ponytail of average size.
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The StyleMcDormand had her hair in a very low ponytail, twisted once and secured by a rather cheap looking hair claw close in to the nape of her neck.
I thought we could do this one step better, of course, with a French handmade hair claw, in a colour that tones in with the hair.
Classic Mini hair clamp, which is 5 cm long.
I experimented with a longer clamp and it completely overwhelmed the back of my head, so I don't recommend this style with a clip that is any larger than 5 cm in length.
Normally, I would choose for my own hair either our Silver Shell or pretty silvery Graphite colour.
Just so it is easier for you to see what I've done, I used the French Vanilla colour, which is one we usually recommend for you as a beautiful colour if you have blonde hair.
Not Only Pretty, But Also UsefulOn my way out of the cinema, I passed a teenaged girl whose hair was pulled back very prettily into a half-up style.
Classic Mini clamp also works brilliantly for this style, again if your hair is medium to thick, or "fine but a lot of it".
If your hair is more fine and thin, this is a fantastic style for creating height at your crown, but I would choose a smaller claw in your case.
Something more like our Classic Mini claw.
Again, I recommend you choose a colour that coordinates best with your hair colour.
Fortunately, we've got not 3, not 4, no not even 5 naturally inspired colours for you to pick from.
We have this clip in a whopping 6 colours for you, so you are guaranteed to find just the right colour to suit your hair.
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