First curl all the hair with a 1" curling iron
Then, separate the front from 1" below the crown
and down behind each ear and clip out of the way
take the back section and put into a ponytail mid way between
crown and neck. Back comb or back brush the ponytail at the base
loosely pin the curls over the pontytail.
Next, take the sides and loosely pin into the back section
Last backcomb the top at the roots and smooth back and pin
into the back section. Pinning small sections at a time will give you
that loose feel with it being secure.