8 Cool Braid Tutorials From Pinterest That Will Actually Teach You How To Plait

I couldn’t tell you what I was doing during recess when all my girlfriends were busy braiding each other’s hair, but I totally regret it now because I am completely plait-handicapped. And just like everything else in our lives, as you grow older, the braids just get more complicated. Fishtail. Waterfall. Chinese staircase. I can’t.

I couldn’t tell you what I was doing during recess when all my girlfriends were busy braiding each other’s hair, but I totally regret it now because I am completely plait-handicapped. And just like everything else in our lives, as you grow older, the braids just get more complicated. Fishtail. Waterfall. Chinese staircase. I can’t.

Thankfully, we live in a world where the Internet rules (as in awesome), and thanks to Pinterest, I’ve managed to learn a thing or two about hair weaving. If you, too, are intimidated by the complicated-looking techniques modeled by what seems like everyone these days, fret not. It’s much easier than you think. If you’re capable enough to tie your own shoelaces, you can definitely tackle these not-so-basic braids. Here are 8 easy-to-follow tutorials that will have your gal pals asking you how you did your ‘do.

The Heart Braid

Feeling extra lovey dovey? Instead of wearing your heart on your sleeves, why not try it out on your head? This sweet braid brings your basic French pigtails to the next level by creating a heart-shaped curve on the top of your head. As suggested by Seventeen, the more textured the hair, the easier it is to manage, so don’t be shy with that dry shampoo.

Batiste Dry Shampoo, $8, Amazon

23 Best New Hairstyles for Fine Straight Hair

Fine straight hair can be both a blessing and a curse, if you don’t know how to choose the best hairstyles. For fine straight hair, this can depend on whether you have an abundance of fine hair, or if it is a little thin.

Fine straight hair can be both a blessing and a curse, if you don’t know how to choose the best hairstyles. For fine straight hair, this can depend on whether you have an abundance of fine hair, or if it is a little thin.
The advantage of fine hair is its beautifully soft and silky texture, which is definitely envied by those battling against coarse, curly hair!

The advantage of fine hair is its beautifully soft and silky texture, which is definitely envied by those battling against coarse, curly hair!

Waves add volume

If you have fine hair in abundance, you can wear it long, medium or short depending on your preference and your face shape. Waves are one of the best hairstyles for fine, straight hair at the moment, as random, asymmetrical, tousled waves are a strong trend.

I know it’s hard to get curls to stay put in fine hair, but you’ll find that waves are easier to do and won’t fall out at the first hint of damp in the air!

Bohemian Blonde Ombre Long Hair /Via

Bohemian Blonde Ombre Long Hair - Long Hairstyles 2015
Bohemian Blonde Ombre Long Hair

20 creative ideas for your bookcase

Books, that passion. Although ebooks are becoming increasingly popular, paper books always have their charm. And libraries can become excellent design solutions.

Spherical, with the shape of the United States, a tree, there is something for all tastes. These libraries creative are the perfect places to store small literary treasures.

Without detracting from the traditional shelves, the following are truly original and modern.
In all, 20 bookshelves. Some of them can also be used as an armchair for reading. 20-creative-ideas-for-your-bookcase-2

The 7 Species of Foxes most Beautiful in the World

We know that you love so much foxes, we decided to show you some examples of the most fascinating, so you’d know which type is your favorite!

We know that you love so much foxes, we decided to show you some examples of the most fascinating, so you’d know which type is your favorite!

The red fox (Vulpes vulpes) is what usually comes to mind when you hear the word “fox,” which makes sense since it can be found throughout the Northern hemisphere. But this diverse and adaptive genus has species all over the world, all of which are especially adapted to thrive in their environments. Continue reading “The 7 Species of Foxes most Beautiful in the World”

The biggest cats in the world

For the irreducible lovers of cats, here’s a roundup of photos unmissable: some of the biggest cats in the world, all to embrace, caress and cuddle.

For the irreducible lovers of cats, here’s a roundup of photos unmissable: some of the biggest cats in the world, all to embrace, caress and cuddle.
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The Clock Tower Transformed Into a Fantastic House

Situated in the stylish DUMBO (down underneath the Manhattan bridge overpass) neighbourhood of Brooklyn, New York is One Essential Road; a 126-unit loft conversion by David Walentas (creator of the DUMBO neighbourhood) in 1998. The previous cardboard field manufacturing unit was initially inbuilt 1915 and options a good looking clock tower.

Situated in the stylish DUMBO (down underneath the Manhattan bridge overpass) neighbourhood of Brooklyn, New York is One Essential Road; a 126-unit loft conversion by David Walentas (creator of the DUMBO neighbourhood) in 1998. The previous cardboard field manufacturing unit was initially inbuilt 1915 and options a good looking clock tower.

Walentas renamed it the Clocktower Constructing with the pièce de résistance being a three-ground penthouse spanning over 6,813 sq. ft (633 sq. m) and outlined by 4 14-ft glass clocks on each wall. The three bed room, 3.5 toilet penthouse gives 360-degree views, soaring 16-50 ft ceilings, a glass-enclosed personal elevator and a skyroof cabana and open deck. Continue reading “The Clock Tower Transformed Into a Fantastic House”