Four Fabulous, Trendy Braids You Can Do at Home

Photo by: Martha Stewart
The Fishtail

It's easiest to braid a ponytail; once you catch on, try braiding loose hair. For an extra-polished look, wrap a piece of the hair that you don't braid around ... more 
Photo by: Martha Stewart
The Fishtail

It's easiest to braid a ponytail; once you catch on, try braiding loose hair. For an extra-polished look, wrap a piece of the hair that you don't braid around the elastic, then tuck the last little bit into the elastic but on the back side.

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Thu, May 2, 2013 5:24 PM EDT
Braids have a timeless appeal -- and they're easier than you think. Just three simple weaves go into even the most elaborate of braided creations. Learn them and your hairstyling options are endless.



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