How to make a herringbone braid? + quick tutorials and step-by-step guide
Do you know how to make a herringbone braid? Would you like to learn how to make a herringbone braid? We are happy to give you all the tips you need to braid a herringbone braid: for yourself or for someone else.
It is still one of the most beautiful braids you can make. It looks quite complicated, a herringbone braid like that, but I’m going to tell you something: it’s not difficult at all!
Practice a few times and you’ll have this braid in your fingers! You know what makes this braid so special? You make this braid with 4 strands instead of 3.
I taught myself a few years ago to be able to braid my own hair, and especially to make a beautiful herringbone braid.
Then, they came back into fashion again, mainly thanks to Lauren Conrad who regularly wore a messy herringbone braid. Or the famous Blake Lively braid!
I saw those beautiful braided hairstyles and of course, I really wanted to learn them. So, I’ll teach you in turn how to make these braids!
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How to make a herringbone braid?
How do you start such a herringbone braid? First, divide your hair into 4 different strands. The sequel depends on how you want to make the braids:
Would you like to make a coarse herringbone braid or a very fine herringbone braid with yourself? You have to decide that first.
Would you like to make a French herringbone braid? Then you also start braiding differently than if you want to make a normal braid. Thanks to this beautiful braid you can make beautiful hairstyles (one of the hair trends 2022 are hairstyles with braids) and vary a lot with the hairstyles you wear.