This is a little bit fiddly but it is actually straightforward once you “get” it. It’s hard to explain in steps so I suggest you look up a video tutorial on youtube to see best.


  • 1 elastic
  • 1 bobby pin, stretched out


  1. Section of a portion of hair around the top part of the crown from the top of the left eyebrow to the right ear. Tie it up out of the way.
  2. Braid the remaining section of hair as normal.
  3. Take the bobby pin and insert it through the top section of each part of the three stranded braid.
  4. Take a section of loose hair, pinch it to form a small loop, then pass it through the eye of the bobby pin. Gently pull it through the braid while keeping your finger in the loop to maintain the "bow" structure.
  5. With the tail end of each bow, pass it behind the braid. Continue with more sections of hair and more parts of the three stranded braid.
  6. Finish up with the remainder of the hair and secure with an elastic.

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    • 11 Jun 2016
      3:24 pm

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  • Beautiful.Hope this will not makes hair tangles.


  • Wow! That looks so awesome! My daughter’s hair is SUPER curly but I am going to give it a go!


  • Looks amazing thanks for sharing your project


  • I love this – I think i really do need to look up the utube tutorial though. Thanks for the inspiration.


  • Thankyou, I’ll try this one out. Always looking for new hairstyle tips.


  • Beautiful. My daughter hairs are to short but will try it in the future


  • Definitely hard to follow from the written instructions. It does look fairly straight forward. I’ll have to find an online tutorial and have a go


  • I’m so bad at hair styles even when they look easy. Sad.


  • That is so gorgeous. I love it.????


  • I wish I could have been this creative with hair styles when my daughter was in primary school. So pretty


  • I love this so much! If only my girls would actually sit still and let me do nice things to their hair


  • That looks beautiful :)


  • This looks gorgeous. Such a beautiful hairstyle.


  • Both of my school aged girls would love this and maybe even my adult daughter, very pretty and no need to go through hair elastics like crazy.


  • That is so pretty. My daughter would love this


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