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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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Wedding Updo

This style has the right combination of old Bollywood glamour and modern appeal. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to Long hair Steps of Instructions: Section off the top and sides. Place the back in a ponytail. Release the top and sides. Backcomb the crown and sides. Create two sections on each side. In lower section create simple swirls with the help of hair net. Secure it with bobby pins. Twist and swirl the ends of ponytail with the help of hair net as desired and bobby pin. Finish with a strong hold hairspray.  
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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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Suspended Infinity Braid

As you might have seen, I did this braid before also. This time I did this braid while on holidays. I wanted to keep my hair into a ponytail yet braided as well, so was the better option. I must say that this braid is an arm exercise. You just have to be patient while braiding it. 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 […]
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Crown Braid + Messy Bun

Everyone loves updo! Today messy bun & crown braid are put together. Combination of hairstyle is so much fun. Everyone loved this hairstyle. This would be the perfect hair so hot summer days which keeps the hair away from shoulder. This hairstyle is best for the vacations, photoshoots, festivals, parties. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, elastic, bobby pins, spray bottle, hairspray {if required} Time Taken:10-12 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Any hair length Steps of Instructions: Begin by leaving the hair about 2 inches off all the way around the head. Tie the rest of the hair into the ponytail. Now take the section around the parting & split it into 3 strands. Cross the left strand under the middle & right strand under the middle strand. At this point, continue by adding new strand of hair from the outer side of forehead. Continue braiding till you reach other side of parting. Once done with braiding, wrap the braid around the head & tuck it inside the braid, secure the braid with bobby pin. Grab the remaining hair into high ponytail & make the messy bun. Secure the bun with bobby pins. Happy Braiding..
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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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Scissor Waterfall Braid

Hi! Scissor braid waterfall is something very creative one. It is stitched with 4 strands. I did scissor braid headband where the braid goes horizontally over the head. Here it is braided on the temple of the head. I did this hairstyle while on holidays. 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: Any hair length Steps of Instructions: Begin with side parting the hair, take the piece of hair from heavier section and divide it into 4 strands. Now take the outermost strand over the inner strand and gather it. Then take a tiny strand of hair from front and pass it in between those strands. Again take the upper two strands (outermost strands) over the two bottom strands and combine it, gradually pull the bottom on the top. Furthermore take the new strand of hair beside the previous one and pass it in between those strands. Repeat step 4 again. Continue till you reach below the crown. Secure the braid with bobby pins. Happy Braiding..
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