Category Archives: Fishtail Braids

February 04, 2016

3 Romantic Hairstyles for Valentine’s Day

Hello Lovelies! So happy to be back with some love in the (h)air inspiration for you this month! ūüėČ We’re approaching one of my favourite days in February – Valentine’s day! Even though we should celebrate love and romance every day, it’s so easy to get caught up¬†with our day

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January 21, 2016

5 Date Night Hairstyles

Hey guys! ¬†I’m Katie from AbellasBraids! Whenever I get a chance to go out on a date with my man, I always want a fresh new look for my¬†hair! We’ve come up with five different ideas, perfect for a night out with your significant other! We always¬†like to start out

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July 19, 2015

How to Create a Lace Fishtail Bun

Today we are going to show you how to create a Lace Fishtail Bun combo.  We were inspired to film this from a photo posted by a friend on Instagram, HairByJakky, several weeks ago. Super Cute! If you can fishtail braid, you can do this hairstyle!  We added a single French-back on

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July 12, 2015

The No-Band Bubble Fishtail Braid

We first posted our original hair-wrapped bubble fishtail back in 2011. We then showed you a banded bubble fishtail just a few months ago. When we saw this “no-band” version by N.Starck on Instagram, we just had to share it {We discovered her a little over a year ago, and

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Bubble Fishtail Braid
May 17, 2015

DIY Woven Faux Hawk | Edgy Hairstyles

This week’s hairstyle is a mashup inspired by a style created for Bailey during one of her photo shoots a few months back. The hair stylist was Charise Miller, a friend of mine from Utah, who I love to watch work her magic. For this tutorial, I wanted something that

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Woven Faux Hawk | Edgy Hairstyles
March 15, 2015

Pull-Through Fishtail Braid Combo

Our¬†hairstyle today is inspired by both a Pull-Through Braid and a Fishtail Braid, beautifully combined into a combo that we first saw from Blohaute¬†on Instagram. Brooklyn fell in love with this¬†hairstyle first, and brought it to me volunteering to be my model! Doesn’t it¬†look great? You can watch the video

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Pull-Through Fishtail Braid Combo
March 01, 2015

Twisted Edge Fishtail Combo | Braid and Updo

There have been so many viewer requests, sending in photos and asking for us to create a tutorial for this Twisted Edge Fishtail hairstyle. This isn’t a new technique, as it was inspired by my great friend at Princess Hairstyles late last year. We love the braid so much, that

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Twisted Edge Fishtail Combo
December 21, 2014

How to Create a Messy Split Fishtail

I’ve been receiving requests on FB, Twitter, email, etc, for today’s hairstyle from viewers everywhere. It’s likely been our most requested hairstyle to date! {You’ll understand why if you’ve seen the many photos of this style floating around on Pinterest, Facebook, and Instagram.} Today, we will be showing you how

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Messy Split Fishtail Braid
November 23, 2014

Katniss’ Mockingjay Braid | Hunger Games Hairstyles

Many of you know that were are HUGE fans of The Hunger Games books and movie franchise! We’ve been friends with Linda Flowers, the Department Head of Hair & Makeup for both The Hunger Games and Catching Fire movies ever since we first put up the Katniss braid years ago.

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Katniss Braid from Mockingjay
November 09, 2014

Scissor Waterfall Combo | Latest Hairstyles

I’ve noticed this cool new Scissor Waterfall Braid technique several weeks ago, and now a few YouTubers¬†and Instagrammers¬†have shown how to create one with their own fabulous tutorials. Viriyuemoon on IG was who I saw¬†this from, but Princess Hairstyles, FletteMaria, and HairAndNailsInspiration¬†have¬†created¬†tutorials. This¬†is a VERY creative braid! So many readers¬†felt

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Scissor Waterfall Braid Combo