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The Man-Bun: A Timeless Love Affair

“Fashions fade, style is eternal.” — Yves Saint LaurentWritten by: Brittany Smith - Co-founder Winsome & Wisdom No, I'm not talking about those buns. Rather, the masculine male up-do that has garnered appreciation around the globe in recent months. The new phenomenon, thanks in part to many of Hollywood's leading men, to the likes of Jared Leto, Jake Gyllenhaal and David Beckham. The rugged alternative is tantamount to the more clean cut hard part men's style, both evocative of another time period. This androgynous hairstyle has a long standing fixation atop many historical and influential male figures throughout history. Dating back as far as the 4th century, statues of Gandhara Buddha display a topknot which paralleled today's guy bun. The man...

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