I’m still not used to saying that. How did 2013 go so quickly? Am I the only one that feels this way?
Hope you had a very Happy New Year. I really enjoyed taking a break to catch up with friends and family. I couldn’t wait to get back ot work though as I have so many ideas and projects planned for this year.
I’m going to do a few posts looking back over the year that was, because looking back it was pretty awesome. I feel like 2013 was an amazing year and I’m even more excited about 2014.
First up let’s look back at the posts you loved the most in 2013.
The Top 13 Posts from 2013 (as clicked by you)
13. Before and after on my hair with the new ghd eclipse styler
Maybe you liked the funny gif I made, but this was a pretty amazing hair transformation! I used no other smoothing products except the ghd eclipse in this before and after. My ghd eclipse review was the 13th most clicked post from 2013.
12. Hairstyle for curly hair – Dutch braid tutorial
After doing so many tutorials in straight hair, I started mixing it up with some curly hairstyles. This Dutch braid tutorial for curly hair was the 12th most clicked post from 2013.
11. Curved lace braid updo inspired by Nicole Kidman at Cannes
Celeb-inspired styles were also popular. After seeing Nicole Kidman’s braid at Cannes I created my own version with this curved lace braid tutorial. This hairstyle is not as hard as it looks and was the 11th most clicked post from 2013.
10. How to do an updo in short hair
Another celeb hair idol, Marion Cotillard, shows how versatile short hair can be. You loved her updo in short hair and it made it to the 10th most clicked post from 2013.
9. Curly hair tutorial – French Twist & Pin
The French Twist & Pin was one of my first hairstyle tutorials but I did the style in straight hair. Recreating the French Twist & Pin in curly hair was a hit and was the 9th most clicked post from 2013.
8. Waterfall plait hairstyle tutorial
7. Half-crown braid tutorial
I love this hairstyle and I wear it a lot. The half crown braid tutorial was also one of your faves and was the 7th most clicked post from 2013.
6. What is a diffuser and how do you use it?
Curly hair advice is one of my most frequently asked questions so my post on what is a diffuser and how do you use it was pinned a lot. It was the 6th most clicked post from 2013.
5. Four strand braids and slide-up braids
I only learnt how to do a four strand braid in 2013 so I shared a few variations I love to show you how to wear a four strand braid. There’s two ways to do a four strand braid and when you slide them up you create beautiful braids making these tutorials the 5th most clicked post from 2013.
4. Easy Twist & Pin hairstyle tutorial for curly hair
The Twist & Pin is one of my signature styles. After the popularity of this style in straight hair, my Twist & Pin in curly hair tutorial was a hit and was the 4th most clicked post from 2013.
3. How to get your curl back
How to style curly hair is still one of the most popular posts on Hair Romance. For those curly girls who have abused their curls for a long time, this post on how to get your curl back was helpful and was the 3rd most clicked post from 2013.
2. French Fishtail Braid Chignon Tutorial
You know I was never going to publish this tutorial. I shot it for a guest post for another site but I ended up using a different tutorial. I sat on it for a while and then wondered why I hadn’t posted it before. This fishtail braid chignon tutorial was another Pinterest hit and was the 2nd most clicked post from 2013.
1. Easy Braided Updo
Pinterest included the picture collage of this easy braided updo tutorial in their top 20 hair and beauty pins of 2013! I can’t believe it was such a massive hit and was pinned over 114,000 times making it the most clicked post from 2013.
Thank you so much for your support of Hair Romance! It really is a dream to talk about hair every day.
What was your favourite post from 2013? What would you like to see more of in 2014?