This worked really well for my hair seeing how thin it is. I did more of a ballet bun with it though and it even works good for making a fuller pony once its smoothed out a bit! Messy Bun Tutorial (Quick Beauty Tips)
Fish Tail wrapped aroud base of bun: Make a Bun.(messy, sock, top knot, just a bun). *MAKE SURE YOU LEAVE A PIECE OUT* Fishtail braid the piece hanging out. Wrap around base of bun. Bobby pin in place.