The purpose of these instructions is to teach you how to tie a French Braid Crown (FBC). These instructions are meant to teach someone how to braid the style into someone else's hair (these are not self-braiding instructions ). This is a fun, quick style that helps keep unruly hair in place while still allowing the wearer's hair to look unique and stylish. The instructions for the FBC are geared towards individuals who have experience with french braiding, and are familiar with the fundamentals . There will be some general steps presented on how to french braid, but the main focus will be on executing the crown style. Braiding this hairstyle is a quick task, only taking up to 10 minutes to complete - and the task time should decrease with practice! So if you're looking for a unique, quick style, look no further and continue reading to learn how to tie a French Braid Crown!
Step 1: Gather Materials
Provided below is a list of materials needed to tie a FBC:
2. Bobby Pins
3. Hair Tie/Rubber Band
4. Long hair to braid
Step 2: Comb Hair
Use the comb to comb out any snarls in the hair.
*Note: It is easier to braid this style with dry hair.
Step 3: Comb Hair from Center
Use the comb to position the front half of the hair forward starting from a center location. The hair will be hanging in front of the wearer's face.
Step 4: Part Hair
Use the comb to part the hair from the center location to above the left ear.
Step 5: Section Hair
Divide a medium-sized chunk of hair from the rest of the hair and separate it into three equal sections.