Medium hairstyles and short hairstyles can be just as much fun and beautiful as long hairstyles. The idea is to decide if you prefer your hair down or in an up_sweep. Either style will work for all hairstyles. Adding braids and flowers to medium hairstyles and short hairstyles will give you an elegant look that will not be like your every day hairstyle and you will be as charming and elegant as any one at the event.
Now many people would use elastics but if you are going to use these then make sure that they are coated or covered in material such as scrunches for example. Once you have done this, you can stand back up straight and adjust your ponytail to exactly where you want it to hang from. Some individuals like a ponytail that will hang almost from the top of the head whereas others like it in the middle section of the back of the head and some even lower. This is going to come down to the type of look you want and if you are going to do anything further as far as styling with your ponytail