Pin curls are having a resurgence, as far as retro looks go but not in the traditional 1930s-inspired manner.

You can say its been rebranded and modernised to look modern and trendy.

While spit curls are also a form of pin curls, they're actually worn purposefully shaped against the face and worn tightly pinned into a rolled shape.

You can also style them like a brushed-out roller set.

Read on for DIY steps on achieving pin curls at home.

  • Tip: flat-to-the-head pin curls will give you less volume, while pin curls that stand up straight from the scalp will give you more volume.