Category Archives: French Braids

April 24, 2016

3-in-1 Double Dutch Braids

I’m in love with build-able hairstyles right now. A build-able hairstyle is basically a number of hairstyles that build upon each other.  To get to the second hairstyle, you have to finish the first hairstyle and so on… I really love build-able hairstyles because everyone has days where you start

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March 17, 2016

Braids With Flowers

Spring is here and we couldn’t be more excited over here at Abella’s Braids!  We are loving the warmer weater, bright colors and blossoms everywhere!  I hadn’t even realized how desperate I was for a change in the weather until I started seeing all of the trees blossoming and everything turning

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spring braiding inspiration
March 10, 2016

Award Show Season Hair

Every person who watches the Grammy’s, the Oscars, or any other award show watches them for a different reason. Some people love watching to see their favorite actor or musical talent win an award or perform. But for me, I love watching to see what kind of dresses the ladies

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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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January 07, 2016

5 Cute & Easy Hairstyles for the Gym

Hello Lovelies! Can you believe it’s already January? Many of us are now ready to welcome 2016 with some very big sounding New Year’s Resolutions. After all the Christmas and New Year’s festivities that very often involve too much food (at least in my case), starting to exercise and losing some

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Gym Hairstyles
September 13, 2015

4-Strand French Braid | Easy Hairstyles

Rylan and I are here today to show you how to create a 4-Strand French Braid Pinback. This isn’t a new braiding style, as you’ve likely seen it all over on Instagram and Pinterest. This is, however, our very first time teaching you this cool technique here. The stranding for

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4-Strand French Braid
June 21, 2015

3-Minute Scarf Braid | 4th of July Hairstyles

I know it’s been a few years since we last given you a new 4th of July Hairstyle! It’s certainly time for another one, and it is super cute! Really, this 3-Minute Scarf Braid can be adapted to any holiday, or school Spirit Day, etc, simply by changing up the

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3-Minute Scarf Braid | 4th of July Hairstyles
May 10, 2015

Double-French Messy Bun Updo

Today’s hairstyle takes inspiration from one we posted back in December 2013. That style was the French-Up High Bun. Since its popularity, and with nearly 5,000,000 views, we decided to tweak it a bit for this week’s Double French Messy Bun Combo! If you know how to French Braid, this style

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Updos
April 26, 2015

Stacked Pull-Through Braid

I’ve loved Stacked Braids for a long time. Pretty genius, really, accenting a braid down the spine of another braid! Now we’re seeing quite a few intriguing combos using this fun braid technique. A few months back, my friend Shelley from Pretty Little Braids, direct messaged me with an idea

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Stacked Pull-Through Braid
April 12, 2015

Peek-a-Boo Tuxedo Braid | Creative Hairstyles

My “to-do” list of hairstyle tutorials is several pages long, and it doesn’t seem to get any shorter! The twins are adding more to the list, as are many of you readers… and we love it! This Tuxedo Braid hairstyle has been on my list for about eight months now, it’s

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Tuxedo Braid