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Braided Twisty Headband

Braided Twisty Headband

 This hairstyle has been sitting in our folder for awhile. It’s basically the criss cross french braid hairstyle on it’s side, in the front (headband style.) Start by parting two headband sections like this…. Then, part those sections into 3 sections each. 6 total. Starting in the right front section….. French …

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Woven French Braid Ponytail

Woven French Braid Ponytail

French Braiding, Weaving, and Knotting: This is a fun woven braid ponytail style. I wouldn’t say this hairdo is super quick or easy, but definitely unique! An attention getter for sure. 🙂 We haven’t had time to do a different hairstyle like this for awhile and had so much fun …

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Crocheted Ribbon Braid Hairstyle

Crocheted Ribbon Braid Hairstyle

Ribbon Braiding This unique “crochet” looking ribbon braid is actually a request from one of YOU. 🙂 This is inspired by a picture of a hairstyle someone posted on our facebook page awhile ago with a request to show how to do the ribbon in the picture….. I’m not sure …

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Hairstyle For Picture Day

Hairstyle For Picture Day

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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The Valentine Hairstyle

The Valentine Hairstyle

A Double Heart Valentine Hairstyle I think the hardest thing about this one was making the parts! Just do the best you can to make a heart shape, split in two sections, and braid.After you get both sections french braided, braid them together at the bottom and add the braid …

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Woven Braided Headband, Revisited….

Woven Braided Headband, Revisited....

I love the simple headband look, but we rarely leave the Princess’s hair down because it’s almost ALWAYS windy where we live (not to mention lots of jumping on the trampoline and riding bikes.) I don’t want the princess to feel like she can’t go outside and have fun because …

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Loose French Braid Hairstyle

Loose French Braid Hairstyle

How to make a French Braid loose, messy, big and loopy! 🙂 I’ve seen a lot of these messy looking bohemian style braids on teens and tweens lately. This idea isn’t anything new, but seems to be a trendy hairstyle right now in 2011. I’ve even seen a few hairdos …

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Princess French Braids And a Ponytail

Princess French Braids And a Ponytail

Make a part, but only on the top of her head. (Either in the middle or on the side.) Smooth the rest of the hair to lay flat against her head. Make french braids on both sides, (only taking hair from the bottom, not the top.) Combine them in the …

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Snail Shell Hairstyle

Snail Shell Hairstyle

This isn’t called snail hair because it’s slow. It only took 20 minutes. Really, it’s not THAT bad! We named it the snail shell, because it actually looks like a snail to us! Start with a part in front similar to this. (Go all the way down by her ear.)Start …

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French Braid Over The Top

French Braid Over The Top

This style is good for keeping her hair out of her eyes without having to use a headband. (Which never stays in.)Make a part across the top of her head. Put the rest of the hair in a temporary ponytail, to keep it out of the way. French Braid, from …

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How To French Braid

How To French Braid

A Step By Step French Braid Video Tutorial Awhile ago, we put out a “how to do a french braid” for beginners video (which basically showed the mechanics of how a french braid is made.)  I’m hoping today’s tutorial will help show how to hold the strands while you are …

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Simple And Fancy Headband

Simple And Fancy Headband

A quick hairstyle idea to add some flair to a simple headband and braided bangs…… First make a part from ear to ear. Then, make another small part in her “bangs” on the side. Take the hair/bangs on the side of the part with less hair and brush it to …

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Threaded Twist Hairstyle

Threaded Twist Hairstyle

Begin with a section parted from ear to ear and a side ponytail. Speaking of side ponytails, did anyone else notice that the eighties styles are coming back in? (Even for moms.) I actually went shopping for the first time in a LONG time the other day and ended up …

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Seashell Knotted Hairstyles

Seashell Knotted Hairstyles

2 Cute Hairstyles in 1 Tutorial:  Featuring “Seashell Knots” Today’s hairstyle tutorial on “seashell knots” can be used to make a variety of knotted hairstyles.  Making just one knot (as shown below) is a quick and simple every day style for girls, teens, or even moms. Or, you can bring …

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Carousel Braid

Carousel Braid

Here’s a fairly quick way to add a little something extra to a ponytail. It’s basically just one long french braid, wrapped around the ponytail. Only add hair from the top of the braid (not from the bottom) and take tiny sections, or you’ll run out of hair before you …

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