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Stacked Illusion FIshtail Braid

Fishtail braids are my favorite. So today I have decided to try something with fishtail. I did the illusion braid and stacked it together with fishtail braid. The braid looks so thicker making people wonder about it! If you know how to braid fishtail, you can absolutely try out this one! You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastic, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 12-15 mins Skill Level: Easy Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Start with side parting your hair. Divide the hair into 2 sections, one slightly smaller than the other one. Now take the smaller section and divide it into 2 parts, begin to braid 2 fishtail braid with them till the ends, secure the braid with elastic. Now take the larger section and again begin to braid fishtail, pull the edges to make it look thicker. Then take two micro fishtail braids and join it together from sides by securing it with bobby pins, thus making the illusion braid. Place the illusion braid over the fishtail and secure the braid with bobby pining in between. Secure the ends with elastic. Happy Braiding
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Pancaked Braid with micro fishtail

Hello! I would say today’s hairstyle is huge one. This braid is actually a stacked braid which is the huge 3 strand braid and a micro fishtail tucked together. This idea to braiding came from Instagram account named lalaupdos. She is a wonderful braider. So I did micro fishtail the hair from crown and then with the remaining hair I braided regular 3 strand braid. 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 by brushing your hair away from the face, grab the section of hair from brow to brow deep till crown. Start braiding regular fishtail with it till you reach end of hair. Now grab the rest of the hair and begin with regular 3 strand braid till the end of hair. Pancake the braid to make it look huge. Now place the fishtail on to the 3 strand braid and secure it with pins in between them. Add the headband or any accessory as you can see in photo. Happy Braiding!!
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Mohwak Fishtail Updo

Hello! This is the very first time I tried doing this Mohawk fishtail updo. It looks chic and sexy! I did on New Year’s Eve while on holidays. Doing the Mohawk hairstyle have many different ways like with fishtail, twist, regular 3 strand braid. This hairstyle with fishtail is little tedious one! 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: Any hair length Steps of Instructions: Start with taking triangular section the hair from brow to brow, secure it with elastic. Again take the hair from the temple of head and secure it with elastic. Furthermore make two more ponytails with the rest of hair. Start braiding fishtail with all the 4 ponytails till the end of hair. Take the topmost braid and roll it or swirl it at the base of ponytail, secure it with bobby pins. Do the exact same thing with all the 3 braids without leaving the gap in between. Happy braiding
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Messy Braid

Well! Messy braid is so in these days. I’m not a lover of messy braids though. People generally do anything in name of messy braid or updo. I would say anything done without precision is called messy now-a-days. Anyways go with the flow! So I did few twisted at the back of head following with dual fishtail twisted together. 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: Start with brushing your hair away from the face or with side parting, whatever you wish! Now grab a section of hair about an inch wide and begin to twist it by slightly pulling the hair to it make fluffy. Then pin the strand to the other side near ear. Grab the section of hair from opposite side and begin to twist it by slightly pulling the hair to make it fluffy, pin it to the opposite side. Repeat this 3-4 times. Take rest of the hair and split in half. Begin with fishtail braid with both the sections till the end of hair. Once again twist both the fishtail and secure both the braid […]
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Fishtail Crown

Braided crown is just great for any occasion. Whether you want something simple or chic hairstyle to keep your hair out of way, or for some special occasion, crown style is a way to go! I did this hairstyle on a vacation! So try out this hairstyle if you want something unique. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, elastic, bobby pins, spray bottle, hairspray {if required} Time Taken:7-8 mins Skill Level: easy Hair Length: Medium to Long hair length Steps of Instructions: Start off with side parting the hair; divide the hair into 2 sections. Take one of the sections & start with regular 3 strand braid, braid till the end of hair & secure the hair with elastic. Do the exact same thing with the other section of hair as well. Pancake both the braids to give a dreamy look. Now that you have 2 braids, cross them across the head one next to the other & secure the braids with bobby pins. Hide the ends under the braid. Add hairspray & accessories if you want. Happy Braiding..
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Dutch FIshtail Side Braid

As you’ll know fishtail is popular these days. So why not try doing hairstyle with fishtail around this corner.! If you have already mastered the fishtail now it’s time for you to try something new & that’s dutch fishtail side braid. This hairstyle looks so classy & everyone loved it. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Start by side parting your hair; grab the section of hair just besides the parting. Divide the hair into 2 strands, now take the right strand under that strand & add it to left strand & left strand under that strand & add it to right strand. Now add new hair from each side & cross it under that strand & add to the opposite strand. Make sure to keep the braid near to the forehead as possible. Once you are done with adding all the hair, then start braiding regular fishtails with the rest of the hair. Secure the braid with elastic. Pancake the braid to give it volume. Happy Braiding..
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Bow half up/ bow with fishtail

Bow style is my favorite style lately. Today I did half up style with a bow & extended version on bow style. I have braided the remaining hair into a fishtail. There’s pretty much two options to wear this style. It totally depends on you as to what outfit you’re wearing & in which occasion you’re wearing. Both the hairstyles is unique in its own way. This hairstyle would be best for the day out, holidays, work, festivals, meetings. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Long Hair Steps of Instructions: Begin by brushing your hair and the tie the hair into a half ponytail with an elastic. After wrapping the elastic around the hair a few times, before it is too tight, take your index finger and thumb through the elastic and pull through your first loop of hair. Now divide the loop into half and place it horizontally, by creating the bow & secure it with small bobby pins. Then take a tiny piece of hair from the center and pull it underneath with a help of hairpin or with the tail (The first style is […]
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Pull THrough Braid with Fishtail

Today’s braid is pull through with fishtail. Isn’t this combo looking beautiful? This braid is inspired by hair guru of YouTube cutegirlshairstyles. This hairstyle isn’t intricate as it look. Here about 3 stitches of pull through braid is taken followed by the fishtail with remaining hair. Check out the link to see the other pull through braid and with pearl I did. http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/pull-through-braid http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/pull-through-braid-with-pearls You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastic, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 6-7 mins Skill Level: Easy Hair Length: medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Begin by brushing your hair away from face. Grab the chunk of hair into a ponytail from centre of forehead deep till crown, then slide down about 2 inches and tie elastic. Now grab the chunk of hair from below and tie it with elastic Then make a hole at the center of the first ponytail and pull through the ponytail which is just below. Once again slide down about 2 inches and tie elastic. Now grab the chunk of hair from below and tie it with elastic Make a hole at the center of the first ponytail and pull through the ponytail which is just below. Continue repeating the above step […]
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Fishtail Side Bun

Hello! It’s almost summer so a bun is a great choice! It’s actually a side bun with French fishtail. This hairstyle is suitable for any hair type and any hair length. Two fishtails are put together into a bun with French fishtail on top of head. This hairstyle can be dressed with probably any occasion like wedding, reception, sangeet, holidays, everyday, birthdays, photoshoots! You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, bobby pins, hair elastics, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level: Easy Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Start with side parting the hair, from the heavier section take a piece of hair & divide it into two equal strands. Take the small piece of hair from right section & cross it over that section and add it to left section. Take the small piece of hair from left section & cross it over that section and add it to right section. Now add new piece of hair from right side, cross a small piece of hair over that section and add it to left section. Then add new piece of hair from left side, cross a small piece of hair over that section and add it to right […]
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Dutch Braid with STacked Fishtail

Today I’ll be showing you the combination braids. It’s the half up hairstyle with dutch braid & fishtail.  This hairstyle would be perfect for festival, every day, date, parties. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Divide the hair from eyebrow to eyebrow deep till crown area, tie the rest of the hair with elastic to keep out of way while braiding. Grab the section of hair from front & divide it into 3 equal strands. Cross the left strand under the middle strand, right strand under the middle strand. Add new hair to the left strand & cross it under the middle strand, again add new hair to the right strand & cross it under the middle strand. Continue the above step till all the hair is incorporated, and then start braiding regular 3 strand braid down till the end of hair. Now take the left side section & begin with dutch braid till you reach center of the head. Repeat the same on the right side section as well. Merge both the braids & tie them with elastic. Start braiding fishtail […]
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