For Christmas I got a curling wand, because my curls never last more than a few hours, and a coworker told me that with a curling wand, they would last so much longer.
This is the curling wand that I got:
You can view it here.
I watched this youtube tutorial to help me.
This is my hair and outfit on Christmas Day:
This is my second day and the curls lasted!
The hair stylist told me if I wash my hair every day, my colour at the top will fade - so this was my attempt to not wash for the day.
It was pretty good!
Hope this helps everyone - especially those with hard to curl hair like me!