How To Create Bohemian Braids


I’ve received many written emails from stylists on how to create bohemian-looking braids, but when it comes down to it, I need to SEE it happening before my eyes. Written instructions just aren’t going to hack it for this gal.

Which is why I was elated to get an email from Berlin Hair Baby this past week, informing me that she had just completed one of her awesome video tutorials on, you guessed it, braids. (I love her “cheat” french braid technique – so much easier to do!)

Take a look! Thanks, BHB!



  1. Love this. Favorite moment is at 5:08. “We don’t want a big colorful rubber band!”

  2. Holy plaits, this is brilliant!
    .-= Amanda´s last blog ..Mad About My Man =-.

  3. Kathryn Harter says:

    I love this! I was always “adding” hair from both sides. This makes more sense! Now, what do I do with my bangs?

  4. The tutorial was great, but I don’t think I can pull it off…I can do only simple braids :)
    .-= Tavia´s last blog ..Get the Christmas Look 2009 with Givenchy Le Makeup =-.

  5. I have been trying to figure out how to make this braid look good for years. YEARS! I am rocking it at work today after watching the tutorial.

  6. Kathryn, the great thing about this style is that the braids are so close to the front hair line that you can pretty easily braid your bangs into it. :)


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