Would You Wear A Front-Bun Like Diane Kruger and Marion Cotillard?

06/11/2010 at 03:30 PM ET

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Lately, Hollywood beauties seem to have a case of the migrating chignon. At some point, the neat, low-slung ballet bun gave way to a messier topknot, which, in turn, evolved into a loose twist just above the forehead. A-listers Diane Kruger and Marion Cotillard both showed off the look during the high-glamour 2010 Cannes Film Festival, demonstrating just how this vaguely rockabilly style can telegraph red carpet polish. We’re all for experimenting with new hairstyles, but we’re still on the fence about this alterna-chignon. Is it a fresh take on a classic style? Or a fussy, overdone look? Tell us: Would you wear a front-bun?

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Emily-Rose on

Yes, I’d definitely try out this look. It’s an modern take on the ancient oh-so-boring bun.

Jazzy on

ummmm……. I don’t know if i would actually wear this look cause to me it looks a little funky

Lena on

No. It looks messy.

p on

Not for me it looks too odd.

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Rae Evans on

NO! It looks like a five yr old playing at Mommy’s vanity! This is a look that no one will want to look back on. How many of those have there been through the years? Do we really need to add another fashion disaster to the history books?

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Lili on

No, with a round face like mine I think it would just make it look that much rounder.

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