Category Archives: Ponytails

February 11, 2016

The Good Kind of Hat Hair

Hats can hide a multitude of hair sins, like not washing your hair for 3 or more days or just being plain lazy when you go to bed with wet hair because you didn’t feel like blowing it dry (guilty on both counts!). One of my favorite things to do

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Hairstyles for Hats | Beach Waves
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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CGHLAST
January 17, 2016

The Bubble Hawk

Come meet our family at CVXLive in Orem UT on Mar 25-26th {you can get your tickets HERE}! Bubble braids have been a staple in our home for many years. I think we taught you our first one, the Side Ponytail Combo in May 2011, and the Bubble Ponytail in Sept 2011, with a few others

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Bubble Hawk | Bubble Ponytail
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
November 22, 2015

Braid Flip Combo Hairstyle

Today we’ll teach you a hairstyle we call the Braid Flip Combo. It is one of our easiest hairstyles, yet the combo looks like it took awhile to create. I love hairstyle combos because you can take 2-3 hairstyle basics {braid, bun, accent, flip, etc} and combine them into a

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Braid Flip Combo | Easy Hairstyles
August 09, 2015

Chinese Staircase Braid

In this tutorial we will show you how to create the Chinese Staircase Braid. This braid has been on our “To Do” list for several years.  We wanted to teach this to you so you can add it to your braid arsenal and impress your friends and family! We first

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Chinese Staircase Braid
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
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
March 27, 2015

Dutch Accent Ponytail | Short Hairstyles

So, a few weeks ago, Bailey posted an “Outfit-of-the-Day” {OOTD} photo on Instagram of the clothing she put together and everyone commented by asking what it was that she had done with her hair. We’ve never filmed a tutorial for this hairstyle, as it was one she had been making

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Dutch Accent Ponytail | Short Hairstyles
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