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Fishtail Bubble braid Combo

Fishtail bubble braid combo is served on today’s menu folks. This hairstyle is a combination of fishtail braid and a bubble braid.  I’ve first started by grabbing all the hair into a side ponytail. This style is most suitable for the long hair. However if you have medium hair length, you can follow few steps mentioned below to achieve almost the same look. You’ll Need: Brush, hair elastics, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 5-7 mins Skill Level:  Medium Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Begin sectioning the hair into a side parting. Now grab all the hair onto one side and secure it with elastic. Divide the hair into 2 sections, then pick a tiny strand of hair from left side section, cross it over the left strand and add it to right side strand. Then pick a tiny strand of hair from right side section, cross it over the right strand and add it to left side strand. ( The First stitch of the fishtail is complete now). Repeat the steps 2-3 till 6-7 stitches, then start pancaking the hair to give it a fuller effect. Once you are done with pancaking, secure the ends with elastic. Again tie the elastic […]
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How to do Dutch Braid and Side Fishtail ?

Hello Folks!! Today I did very simple and easy to do style. I’m sure many of you might know how to do fishtail braid. So the style is dutch braid starting from the top of head the forehead till the back of head and side braid as a fishtail. It’s easy to go hairstyle, I did for the casual meeting. Don’t worry if you have really really short hair, you can just do the top dutch braid which will look pretty much great on people with short hair too. You’ll Need: Brush, hair elastics, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level:  Medium Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Begin with side parting the hair. Now grab the hair from the larger section of the parting and divide the hair into 3 equal parts. Take the outermost strand under the middle strand & innermost strand under the middle strand. Keep adding the new hair to both side strands & cross it under the middle strand. Continue adding hair till you reach temple, then begin with regular 3 strand braid. Secure the braid at the back of head with bobby pins. Now grab all the hair on one side and […]
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Combination Braid: French Knot + Stacked Side Braid

Hello! You guys know that combination braid is a versatile braid. Today I have combined French Knot and Stacked Braid. You won’t believe but doing french knot is my backup option everytime when literally you don’t know what to braid. Anyways so this combination looked great together. You can wear this hairstyle for any occasion, it looks pretty cool. I have already given the steps of Instruction for the French Knots and couple of different stacked braid so you guys can check out the link below. http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/french-knot-half-up http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/braid-combo-with-stacked-braid http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/side-dutch-braid-with-stacked-fishtail http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/stacked-fishtail-braid http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/4-strand-stacked-braid You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 5-7 mins Skill Level:  Medium Hair Length: Medium to Long Hair
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4 Strand Braid with micro braid + 3 strand side braid

Hello Lovelies! Yes today’s braid is a combination braid. It’s 4 strand braid with micro braid trail by 3 strand side braid. You can combine almost any braid with it, may it be rope braid, fishtail, woven fishtail, 5 strand etc. This braid can be little time consuming so I would suggest you to carry for a gathering, day out, vacations, festivals or like any events. If you wanna see the 4 strand braid with micro braid, check out the link below: http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/4-strand-braid-with-micro-braid You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 12-15 mins Skill Level:  Hard Hair Length: Long Hair Steps of Instructions: Begin by side parting your hair and pick a section of hair vertically beside the parting, then braid it into regular 3 strand braid and clip it aside. Now pick a section of hair about an inch in size beside micro braid and divide it into 3 equal strands, then take the 1st strand (just next to the forehead) and cross it under 2nd strand over 3rd strand(i.e Micro Braid), 4th strand over 1st strand and under 3rd strand. (First stitch of 4 Strand braid is complete now). Then add new hair to the 1st strand (just next to forehead) and cross it under 2nd strand over 3rd strand(i.e Micro Braid), […]
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Rope Braid Stacked with Fishtail Braid

Don’t you just love this braid already? I loved this big and fluffy braid. Many of you must be wondering how do I pull off such big braids? Well that’s because of PANCAKING! Stacked braid gives innovation to gorgeous hairstyles. So this time I have tried the combination of fishtail and rope braid. I have stacked rope braid with side dutch fishtail. And that looks pretty amazing. If you wanna see the side dutch fishtail, check out the link below: http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/dutch-fishtail-side-braid You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 20-22 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Long hair Happy Braiding..
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crown braid+fishtail+stacked braid

Yes! Today is a braid combo kind of day. Lots of braid is happening in one hairstyle. Confused!? So here’s a decoding of the hairstyle. I just started with the 3 strand braid attached at the back like a crown. Taking a chunk of hair from the center and began with fishtail. First option is that you can end the hairstyle here which is half up crown braid and fishtail. If you want further extension to this hairstyle, you can continue with 3 strand braid with the remaining hair underneath the fishtail braid and begin to pancake it to give the voluminous look. At this point you need to stack both the braids; 3 strand and fishtail together. Which look did you like the most?? Do leave us the comment below to let us know which one is your favorite style. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 12-15 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to long hair
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Stacked Fishtail braid with messy bun

Stacked Fishtail Braid with Messy Bun is hairstyle today. As the name suggests it’s the Fishtail which is stacked with 3 Strand Braid. As you all know that it’s been really very hot these day, so buns is the best way to dress your hair. I have started by taking the chunk of hair from the center of the head and began with fishtail braid. Then grabbing the hair from center again and started with dutch braid till the nape of neck. I have stacked the fishtail braid with dutch braid, with the remaining hair I did messy bun. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 8-10 minutes Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to Long Hair Steps of Instructions: Begin by taking chunk the hair from the center of the forehead, start braiding the regular fishtail braid till the end of hair and keep it aside. Now grab the section of hair just below the previous one and divide it into 3 parts. Start braiding regular 3 Strand braid. After completing 1st stitch of braid, take out tiny strand of hair from left side and clip it aside, now add hair from left side and cross it under middle […]
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Rosette with fishtail ponytail

Hello! Today’s braid is rosette with fishtail ponytail. I did dutch braid from top till ear following with ponytail. The overall combination looked gorgeous. This style is possible if you have long hair. Moreover this was one of the hairstyles  featured in newspaper (divya bhaskar) along with other four hairstyle. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, ribbon, 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: Start with side parting your hair, begin with dutch braid till ear. Now grab all the hair on one side into a ponytail. Take a chunk of hair from ponytail and begin with regular 3 strand braid till the end of hair. Get the end of the braid and begin to roll till top, thus making a rosette, secure the rosette with bobby pins. Again grab the chunk of hair from ponytail and begin to braid fishtail till the end of hair, secure the braid with elastic. Happy braiding..
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4 Strand Stacked with Fishtail braid

Hello Guys! Today I’ll show you how to do 4 Strand stacked braid with a fishtail braid. I started 4 strand braid above the forehead and braided it till ears and begin to braid regular 4 strand braid till the end. Then with the remaining hair, I started braiding fishtail. Once done with both the braids, I have stacked both of them together. Combination braids can be fun always! Trust me once you master both the braids you can achieve many different combinations with these two braids. You can wear this hairstyle for wedding, anniversaries and & birthday parties, festivals, holidays. You’ll Need: Brush, bobby pins, 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 by side parting your hair and grabing the section of hair just beside the parting and divide the hair into 4 equal strands. Now take the 1st strand (just beside the parting) and cross it over 2nd strand under 3rd strand, 4th strand under 1st strand and over 3rd strand. ( The First stitch of 4 Strand braid is complete now). Then add new hair(about 1/2 inch) to 1st strand (just next to forehead) and cross it under 2nd strand over 3rd strand, then add […]
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Side Dutch Braid WIth Stacked fishtail

Hello. Today’s braid is the combination of Dutch braid and fishtails. Both of them are stacked together. I have pancaked both the braids to make it look bigger. You can wear this hairstyle for holidays, marriage occasions, and festivals. If this combination is done vice versa, it won’t disappoint you. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, bobby pins, hair elastic, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Begin with side parting, now grab the piece of hair from heavier section and divide them into 3 equal parts. Take the left side strand under the middle strand & right side strand under the middle strand. Keep adding the new hair to both side strands & cross it under the middle strand. Continue braiding by adding new hair this till you reach ear hair, after that carry on with regular 3 strand braid. Secure the braid with elastic. Now take the remaining hair on one side Divide the hair into 2 sections, then grab the tiny piece of hair from left section, cross it over that section & add it to right section. Again grab the tiny piece of hair from right section, […]
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