20 Chic Milkmaid Braid Ideas

As far as hairstyling trends are concerned, 2019 is all about getting creative with intricate braids. Fishtail, Dutch, French, double – the sky is the limit to your options.

If you don’t want to chop off your locks but would rather try some creative styling instead, you should definitely check out the concept of the milkmaid braid updo.

Present-Day Milkmaid Braids

Now it’s hard to say where exactly this updo originated from – Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, Austria, or, maybe, Greece – but today this style is universally popular and worn by fashionistas in every corner of the world.

#1: Milkmaid Braid with Bangs

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If you adore the finesse of a classic braid and are longing for the effortless elegance that a milkmaid braid offers, consider styling your hair through a fusion of the two. The combination works amazingly for girls with bangs, so try it if your bangs aren’t grown out.

The Best 20 Useful Hair Tutorials On Pinterest

As we all known, Pinterest is a visual discovery site that you can use to find ideas for all your interests. It includes home decor, health fitness, cooking and designer duds, it’s also a mecca of hair inspiration complete with instructions.

Consider it a blueprint on how to make a suitable hairstyle. Just pin now, and try later.

Here are 20 tutorials worth trying and then share with your friends.

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Top 6 Classic Winter Wedding Color Combo Ideas & Trends

We’re always on the look out for updated color direction, inspiration and inspiring color combos for a variety of weddings. This year like every other we’ve dug our heads in magazines, trendy sites and scoured local wedding fairs to come up with six classic color combinations perfect for winter. The exciting part starts now…

We’re always on the look out for updated color direction, inspiration and inspiring color combos for a variety of weddings.

This year like every other we’ve dug our heads in magazines, trendy sites and scoured local wedding fairs to come up with six classic color combinations perfect for winter. The exciting part starts now…

Top 6 Classic Winter Wedding Color Ideas and Combos

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Best Neon Nail Polishes – Our Top 10

A word of advice: neons are mostly sheer, so wear a coat of a regular white polish under them to make the colour really POP. Now that I have boosted your confidence to try out the neon nail polish, decide which of the following colours you are going to pick:

A word of advice: neons are mostly sheer, so wear a coat of a regular white polish under them to make the colour really POP. Now that I have boosted your confidence to try out the neon nail polish, decide which of the following colours you are going to pick:

1. Colorbar Pina Colada:

Colorbar Pina Colada Summer is here and of course the most appropriate colour to wear is yellow. Pina Colada is a bold neon yellow in a creme finish. The consistency is really sheer so get ready to layer it on. The colour is bright enough to compete with the sunshine outside !!

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 – Bohemian Blonde Ombre Long Hair

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!
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