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French Woven fishtail

Hello all! Today I have tried to do woven fishtail ponytail. If you just know the concept of how to do woven fishtail, then you can try out French or dutch version of it. I did the French woven fishtail ponytail which arms exercise, I must say! After braiding till the nape of head, I couldn’t braid it further more so I ended up into a ponytail. You can wear this hairstyle for work, festivals, holidays. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 15 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Begin brushing your hair away from your face & grab a section of hair from the crown area. Divide the hair into 2 strands. Take a tiny piece of hair from the left side and cross it under that strand (now you have one tiny strand of hair in between 2 large strands). Then take a tiny piece of hair from right side strand and cross it over that strand and under tiny strand, then add that tiny piece from left side strand to right side strand. (The First stitch of the braid is complete). Take a new tiny piece of hair from left side strand, add it […]
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Side Do for Long Hair

This side do for long hair is combination of pinned curls at the back and mermaid braid as a side braid. Looks charming on sleek and straight hair. Each stitch of mermaid is visible with straight hair. This hairstyle is perfect for sangeet, reception, baby shower, wedding, parties, and festivals. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, bobby pins, hair elastic, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Begin with side parting your hair, take the hair from temple and pin it by slightly twisting it. Now grab the tiny piece of hair from left side and roll the hair around two fingers by taking ends till the top and pin it at the back of head. Again grab tiny piece of hair from right side and roll the hair around two fingers by taking ends till the top and pin it at the back of head. Do as many pinned curls as you want, I did 6-7. Now take all the hair to one side, grab a chunk of hair beside ear and start with regular 3 strand braid. After completing the first stitch, take a tiny piece of hair from […]
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French Loop Braid

Today I’ll be showing you the French Loop braid inspired by cutegirlshairstyles. She did a diagonal French loop braid but I prefer to keep it vertical. French braid is at the base of the hairstyle. The beauty of this braid is because of its loops. I must say that this braid is an arm exercise, difficult to do on self unless you are a PRO. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 12-15 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Any hair length Steps of Instructions: Brush your hair away from the face, grab the section of hair from the center of forehead. Divide the section into 3 equal strands, place the left strand over the middle one and then right strand over the middle one. Now take out a tiny piece of hair from left side and keep it aside, add new strand of hair from left side and cross it over middle strand. Then take out a tiny piece of hair from right side and keep it aside, add new strand of hair from right side and cross it over middle strand. Again take out a tiny piece of hair from left side, this time reach […]
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Upside down french braid with twisted bun

Hello! Today’s hairstyle is upside down french braid with twisted bun. Upside down french braid might be little difficult for the beginners reason being that you cannot see it while braiding. It’s more of blind’s job.  But if you do it with patience you can definitely do it. Upside down dutch braid is also a nice option with bun. You’ll Need: Brush, bun maker/donut, rat-tail comb, elastic, bobby pins, spray bottle, hairspray {if required} Time Taken:10-12 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Separate off the section of hair from ear to ear at the back. Keep aside the hair from front of head. Now begin with the french braid starting from nape of head. Take the outermost strands over the middle one, continue till all the hair is incorporated. You wanna do regular 3 strand braid till end of hair. Now release the front section hair and grab all the hair into a high ponytail at crown area including the regular 3 strand braid. Slide the bun maker through the ponytail, spread the ponytail hair evenly over the bun. Make sure to release the regular braid once bun maker is fixed. Take elastic and put […]
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Suspended Infinity Braid

Suspended infinity braid is much confused with the zipper braid. Although they both looks similar but the technique to do it is different. This braid is really a difficult one, but after several tries you can surely achieve it. You just have to be patient. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastic,hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 8-10 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Brush your hair away from the face, make sure it tangles free. Pick a section of hair from top the head and divide it into 2 equal parts. Now pick the strand from right side and cross it over the right section and under the left section. Keep the strand out of way for a while. Again pick the strand from left side and cross it over the left section and under the right section, at this point release the strand kept aside and add to left section. Keep the strand from left out of way for a while. Furthermore pick the strand of hair from right and cross it over the right section and under the left section, at this point release the strand kept aside and add to right section. […]
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5 strand crown

Hello! Today’s braid is a 5 strand crown braid. This is complex kind of braid. Any braid with 4 or more than 4 strand is intricate. I have tried this braid on a mannequin as I could not do it on myself. After several tries, I could actually be able to do on mannequin also. The only reason 5 strand braid is complex is the trouble to hold 5 strands together in hands. The confusion to place the strands into right place would make it more complex! But once the concept is clear in your mind you can easily braid it. As you’ll know I have already done 5 strand dutch braid, so this time I thought to do 5 strand braided crown! You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 15-20 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Any hair length Steps of Instructions: Begin by side parting the hair, now pick a section of hair and divide it into 3 equal strands. Then cross the 1st strand over the middle strand, 3rd strand over the middle Now add new strand (equal in size of other 3 strands, just next to forehead) and cross it under […]
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Waterfall with rosette

As you guys’ have seen the variety of waterfall braids I did. This is a 3 strand waterfall but with rosette on side. I started waterfall from temple of the head continuing till the other side of ear. This style amplifies the look with side rosette. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle,hair elastics, bobby pins, curling iron, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 5-7 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Any hair length Steps of Instructions: Begin with side parting the hair, grab a section of hair beside parting and divide it into 3 equal parts. Take left strand over the middle strand, then right strand over the middle strand and clip aside the left strand(which was stitched The First). Now add new hair to left strand and cross it over the middle strand, then add new hair from the right side (not added with dropped strand bcoz it’s already kept aside) and cross it over the middle strand. Left strand is again clipped aside. Repeat the steps 2-3 until you reach the other ear, make regular braid with the ends. Begin to roll the braid by taking ends till top, thus making rosette. Secure the rosette with bobby pins. Keep Braiding!
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Upside down french braid with bun

Which hairstyle are you finalizing for the Navratri? Choose this fancy bun hairstyle with upside down french braid. This must be your stunning pick for Navratri. This bun is probably the easiest one to do on self. However the upside down french braid will prove challenging for the beginners. You’ll Need: Brush, bun maker/donut, rat-tail comb, elastic, bobby pins, spray bottle, hairspray {if required} Time Taken:10-12 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Separate off the section of hair from ear to ear at the back. Keep aside the hair from front of head. Now begin with the french braid starting from nape of head. Take the outermost strands over the middle one, continue till all the hair is incorporated. You wanna do regular 3 strand braid till end of hair. Now release the front section hair and grab all the hair into a high ponytail at crown area including the regular 3 strand braid. Slide the bun maker through the ponytail, spread the ponytail hair evenly over the bun. Make sure to release the regular braid once bun maker is fixed. Take elastic and put over the bun gently. Grab the rest of the hair […]
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loop with side fishtail

Hello! Any combination with fishtail doesn’t ever fail. Like this one with a loop on the back of head looks beautiful. I did this hairstyle on Rakhi festival. Braids look so good on traditional dresses. I have pancaked the fishtail to make it look dreamy. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 8-10 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Begin by side parting the hair, now pick a section of hair from lighter section about 2-3 inches deep and divide it into 2 sections. Now take the second section next to parting over the previous section, makes a loop and pull the section through that loop and merge them. Every time when you merge the sections make sure the section used to make loop is above the other one. (This is the key to this hairstyle). Again grab a new section of hair, place it over the merged section, make a loop and pull the section through that loop and merge them. Continue to braid by repeating the steps 2-3 such that the braid goes in a circular pattern. As you continue to braid always grab the hair […]
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Double Waterfall

Well! Waterfall braid gives the romantic look. This double waterfall braid is one step advance to the regular waterfall braid. Here the pieces which is dropped while doing waterfall braid is restitch to create double waterfall braid. This braid is little tricky as to which strand to pick while doing second waterfall. However it takes a few try before you’ll have it perfectly, but it looks ultimate after it’s done! I did double waterfall with ponytail but you can do it three waterfall together also. It totally depends on you! Likewise you can also do twisted waterfall. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, bobby pins, curling iron, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 7-9 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Any hair length Steps of Instructions: Begin with side parting the hair or center parting as desired (I have done side parting), grab a section of hair from the heavier side of the parting and divide it into 3 equal parts. Take left strand over the middle strand, then right strand over the middle strand and drop down the left strand (which was stitched at First). Now add new hair to left strand and cross it over the middle strand, then add new […]
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