Bridal Hair: Double Rose Updo

  Step-By-Step Tutorial Welcome to my new series on bridal updos and getting ready for the big day.  From April through June, I will be sharing various updos, tips on make-up, the do’s and don’ts of wedding hair, veil placing, and bridesmaid updos. Today, I’ll show you how to create the double rose updo pictured…

Upside-Down Braided Headband Updo

Step-By-Step Tutorial I was watching Frozen a couple months ago with my daughter, and loved Anna’s hairstyle that she wore when she first met Hans.  So, I decided to recreate that hairstyle, but on the bottom instead of the top!  It’s as if there sat a headband going around the bottom of your hair instead…

Half-Up Rose Bun

Step-By-Step Tutorial It’s Easter weekend, and I’ve got a pretty hairstyle for you to wear to church this holiday. [1] To begin, section your hair into two parts, the top and bottom starting from the top of your ear (or wherever you prefer).  If you want some volume on top, do some backcombing and loosed…

Twist Into Fishtail

Step-By-Step Tutorial Hey guys!  It’s feeling a bit like spring here in Minnesota, and I’ve been living in bright colors to show my support.  Don’t get me wrong, I am a winter girl through and through.  But I’m learning to appreciate the beauty in every season. Today’s tutorial is  another braid in a braid hairstyle.  This…

High Loop Fishtail Wrap-Around

Step-By-Step Tutorial   [1] To start this hairstyle, pull your hair into a high ponytail and make a small loop (securing with a clear elastic) leaving a decent amount of hair hanging.  The hair left out will eventually be wrapped around the loop. [2] Split that section of hair into two sections, and begin a fishtail braid. …

Double Half-Tied Up

Step-By-Step Tutorial <This post contains affiliate links.  All opinions are 100% my own.> Double Half-Tied Up Materials: Bobby pins -> these are the best, and they come with an awesome storage option! HairpinPal Bobby Pins Clear elastics -> a bit pricey, but you won’t have to keep replacing these! Sephora Hair Elastics Curling iron (optional)…

Braid within a Fishtail Braid

Step-By-Step Tutorial [1] To start this hairstyle take a section of hair towards the back.  Braid (A regular three strand braid) the section and then pull on it to loosen the braid.  Tie off the braid with a clear elastic. [2] Next, divide your hair into two sections including the braid in one of those sections.  Begin a…

How To Revive Day 3 Hair

This is my hair as is on Day 3.  It’s a sad state of affairs on the left picture and I hope y’all appreciate the fact that I’m posting this for the world to see.  I am a mom of two littles, so I don’t always have the pleasure of washing my hair every day.  My showers…

All Tied Up

Step-By-Step Tutorial Today I’ll be showing you a tutorial to wear your hair halfway-up or all the way up. [1] This hairstyle works best on wavy or curled hair that is past the shoulders in length.  This is day 2 hair, so the waves came from a previous hairstyle. [2] To start, take a small…

Twisted Braid Wrap-Around

This hairstyle looks elegant, but feels carefree.  If you’re looking for a way to wear your hair on your date for Valentine’s Day, this is it! Step-By-Step Tutorial < This post contains affiliate links.  All opinions are 100% my own. > [1] This hairstyle works best with hair that has been curled with a 1…

Knotted Updo

Step-By-Step Tutorial << This post contains affiliate links >> [1] Before starting this hairstyle, I used Amika Perk Up Dry Shampoo, 5.3 Ounce to minimize shine and add texture. To begin this hairstyle, put your hair in a high ponytail and secure with a clear elastic.  I did some backcombing before putting my hair up to add…

Twist Braided Low Knot Bun

Step-By-Step Tutorial [1] Start with three sections, two in front and one in back starting behind your ears.  Twist the front two sections by separating each section into two strands.  Twist each strand clockwise and then twist the two strands around each other counterclockwise. Twist all the way to the end and secure with a…