Your Weekend Hair Sorted: How to Create a Beautiful Braid Crown

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Stumped on how to style your hair this weekend? Then Savoir Flair is here to save the day with this GIF tutorial on how to create a beautiful boho braid crown — the perfect plaited style for a weekend soirée or a dinner with friends. Teaming up with the hair experts at Marquee, we made this complicated-looking ‘do simple and achievable in just eight easy-to-follow steps. So what are you waiting for? It’s time to boast your best braid ever.

STEP 1

Braid Crown Gif Tutorial Step 1

Section your hair from the desired side to behind your ear, around two inches wide.

STEP 2

Braid Crown Gif Tutorial Step 2

Take a small section, one inch in depth, from the top and split it into three smaller sections.

STEP 3

Braid Crown Gif Shoot Step 3

Take strand 1 and wrap it underneath strand 2, so strand 2 then becomes strand 1.

STEP 4

Braid Crown Gif Shoot Step 4

Take strand 3 and wrap it underneath strand 2, so strand 2 then becomes strand 3.

STEP 5

Braid Crown Gif Shoot Step 5

Repeat step 3, adding a small section from the left side to strand 1.

STEP 6

Braid Crown Gif Shoot Step 6

Repeat step 4 by adding a small section from the right side to strand 3, and so on until you reach behind the ear and secure with a pin or band.

STEP 7

Braid Crown Gif Shoot Step 7

Gently pull each part of the braid to loosen and create a more relaxed look.

STEP 8

Braid Crown Gif Shoot Step 8

To finish the style, secure the braid to the hair with spray and pins.

Braid Crown Gif Shoot Final Look

Photographer Anna Shtraus


 

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