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Wormy Weave Hairstyle

Wormy Weave Hairstyle

With Halloween being less than a week away, and worms being kinda “Halloweenish”………Here’s another one of our hairstyles from “back in the day” before we kept a hair blog! I dug these photos right out of our old hair scrapbook. Of course I didn’t do step by step pics for …

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Elastic Curvy Braid Hairstyle

Elastic Curvy Braid Hairstyle

Elastic Curvy Braid Or “Snake Braid” Hairstyle We recently posted a french braided hairstyle (the curvy cascading veil.) This is basically the same hairstyle, a very similar look anyway. But no french braiding skills required! If you have bangs, you can style them the way you normally would and then …

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Variation On The Classic Ponytail

Variation On The Classic Ponytail

Sorry if these pictures are a little confusing. I forgot to take a few along the way, so you’ll have to piece it together. Make a part halfway down her head, all the way around. Put in a temporary pony on top (to keep it out of the way.) Now, …

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Another Heart Hairdo….. Sort Of

Another Heart Hairdo..... Sort Of

This didn’t quite turn out how I thought it would. Instead of a heart, it looks more like an oval. Oh well, it’s still cute, and you can learn from my mistake and make it more heart shaped if you want to try it. This is how you start. And …

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Quilted Pull Through Braid Ponytail Tutorial

Quilted Pull Through Braid Ponytail Tutorial

This quilted pull-through ponytail is a variation of a style we posted last week (the multi strand pull through braid.) As mentioned in our video (below) the only difference between the 2 braids is the placement of the elastics, but as you can see…. the ponytails turn out completely different looking …

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A Side Ponytail….With Something Extra

A Side Ponytail....With Something Extra

The day I did this one, I had no intention of making a hair tutorial (or a side pony for that matter.) I actually was just going to make some regular pigtail elastic braid thingys with different types of braids. If you can’t tell, this is parted right down the …

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Double Ribbons Hairstyle

Double Ribbons Hairstyle

You’ve got to love the fingers in this picture. She really is a princess!! Start with a part down the middle. Do your elastic braids on both sides of the part, adding in an extra elastic between the sections all the way down. If you wanted to, you could add …

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Snake Weave Tie Back Hairstyle

Snake Weave Tie Back Hairstyle

Hey guys!  This fun half-up “snake weave tie back” hairstyle is inspired by a photo we saw by “Girlz Haircreations.” We thought the original style was so cute and have been wanting to try it out for over a year now! So, this is our take on it… with a …

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Basketball Net Hairstyle

Basketball Net Hairstyle

I’m not really sure what the official name for this hairstyle is. Like I’ve said before, I’m no hair expert. But, my princess says it looks like a basketball net, so we’ll go with that. Start by making a part all the way across the top of her head. Divide …

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Tic-Tac-Toe

Tic-Tac-Toe

This is a variation on the basketball net. When you’re done, you’ll have three little, well………. not O’s, that’s why we’re calling it tic-tac-toe. (I had to be careful wording this one, I’m a little worried about certain people searching for certain content that I don’t want finding this site!) …

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A Pull Through With Elastic Braids On The Side

A Pull Through With Elastic Braids On The Side

Thanks for dropping in on our “how to hairstyles blog.” Here you will find step by step hairstyle instructions, pictures, and video tutorials. Featuring braids, buns, updos, ponytails, twists, curls, etc. Feel free to visit as often as you would like! Our (free) “Princess Hairstyles app” can now be found …

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Double Diamonds Quick Hairstyle

Double Diamonds Quick Hairstyle

Thanks for dropping in on our “how to hairstyles blog.” Here you will find step by step hairstyle instructions, pictures, and video tutorials. Featuring braids, buns, updos, ponytails, twists, curls, etc. Feel free to visit as often as you would like! Our (free) “Princess Hairstyles app” can now be found …

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French Braid Mummy Hairstyle!

French Braid Mummy Hairstyle!

I had to do one last Halloween one! Divide the hair into three sections. French braid the middle section, (I did a dutch braid.) Then, do elastic braids on the sides, crossing the hair over the braid all the way down. Keep wrapping the hair around the braid when you …

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Heart French Braid – Valentine’s Hairstyle

Heart French Braid - Valentine's Hairstyle

A double heart Valentine’s day hairstyle! Hey guys!  We wanted to get one more heart hairstyle in before Valentine’s Day and decided to do a video on one of the very first heart braids that we posted for Valentine’s Day back in 2009 (before we started doing video tutorials.)  In the original style, …

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Twist, Twist……..and Twist

Twist, Twist........and Twist

Yikes, this looks kinda scary now that I’m looking at the pictures. It’s really not that bad…….Although it did take me 35 minutes. (I timed myself.) So, put aside some time if you attempt this one. I started with the part down the middle, (like you are making pigtails.) Then, …

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