Introduction: How to French Braid

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This is a horrible French braid (I know) and my first instructable! Follow me? :)

Step 1: Take Three Strands of Hair

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Take three strands of hair from the top of your head (it's easier to learn on someone else). Make sure to have an elastic to secure your hair with.

Step 2: Braid Like Normal

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Braid the three strands like normal for two cycles.

Step 3: Grab Hair From the Sides

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Take the two strands of hair on the sides and add a little bit more hair to the strands from each side of your head.

Step 4: Repeat

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Do the same thing until you get to the bottom of your head.

Step 5: Then

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Once you get to the bottom of your head, braid the rest of your hair like normal.

Step 6: Secure

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Put an elastic around the end of your braid. Then you're done! :)


ChocolateAndCherryRed (author)2013-10-25

Yeah..maybe. It's all cool:)

aqua 12 (author)2013-10-25

This is a cool idea but maybe you should start at the very top of the head and then keep grabbing the hair.
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ChocolateAndCherryRed (author)2013-10-24

It's bad because I just learned the other day, and I wasn't taking the pictures. But thanks and I'll try!

ChocolateAndCherryRed (author)2013-10-23

I do understand this is the worst French braid in the world :p

If you think it's so bad, why not fix it?

Take some better photos (they look like phone camera images?) to replace these, extend the instructions slightly, and consider adding a short video of the process. Make your introduction image a nice one of the finished plait, and you're on to a winner!

Don't forget, if you need advice on improving your projects, you can always visit The Clinic.

MandalorianMaker (author)2013-10-23

lol yeah i was there when u made it

ChocolateAndCherryRed (author)2013-10-23

I don't want my first comment to be I'm going to express my happiness about my 117 views! Yay!

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