90’s supermodel school taught many lessons: how to pose; how to swagger (and spin!) on the runway; and how to style your hair Lift it up and make it look very chic. From the runway to the street to the post-party, the greats of this decade have piled their hair high—and never overthink it.
Deconstructed kinks and low buns are outlined with cheekbones – Grazing strands with equanimity, Kate Moss makes the case for minimalist updos of all shapes and sizes. Shalom Harlow always plays with her curly textures, tying her dark lengths into a mid-layered buoyant curl knot, while Carla Bruni’s ribbon-tie bun and Claudia Schiffer’s voluminous styles each come through layered A trickle of curtains to balance. Echoing the fashion silhouette of the decade, Tyra Banks and Naomi Campbell accentuate their chiseled features by twisting their manes into taut high ponytails; the former secures hers with a hair tie, the latter around the elastic Wrap a section for an insignificant effect.
From sloppy knots to powerful ponytails, here are 19’90 supermodel looks that are easy to pull off.