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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.

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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:

  1. 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.
  2. 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).
  3. 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), then add new hair to 4th strand and cross it over 1st strand and under 3rd strand.
  4. Repeat 2-3 till you reach below ear.
  5. Now merge the micro braid with any of the 3 strand and begin with regular 3 strand braid till the end of hair.
  6. Secure the braid with elastic. Finish with hairspray if desired.

Leave us a comment below about how you find this hairstyle.

Happy Braiding!!

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