04/04/2012 07:51 am ET Updated Apr 29, 2013

Hairstyle How-To: Get Vintage '40s Waves (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

If you're searching for a simple way to add a little more glamour to your day-to-day look take a cue from Kate Hudson, Sienna Miller and Nicole Richie and try glamorous '40s waves. This timeless, sophisticated hairstyle adds a pulled-together look that even these boho-chic celebrities can appreciate. And luckily, it's one of the easiest styles to do at home.

Armed with a one-inch curling iron, bobby pins and flat brush, hairstylist Jeff Chastain shares his 10-step guide in the video above on how to get Veronica Lake-esque waves. If you're not quite the pro at handling hot styling tools, be sure to apply a heat-protecting serum beforehand and spritz with holding spray to set the curls.

Scroll down to see stars who've worn this hairdo and upload a photo of your own Hollywood-inspired waves in the slideshow below!

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