Category Archives: Medium

November 17, 2016

Braided Bun Updo

  Hi guys!  It’s Katie from Abella’s Braids! We are so excited to tell you that we will be contributing video tutorials from here on out! So now you won’t just see photos of our braids, you’ll get to see us in action! Be sure to check out our video tutorials

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November 03, 2016

Easy DIY Holiday Hairstyle for Thanksgiving

Do you have fun plans for Thanksgiving yet? I bet you’re looking for a hairstyle that makes a statement?  Maybe one that is truly simple to make?  Then you’ve come to the right place!  If you know me, even a tiny bit, then you know I have a soft spot

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Holiday hairstyle for Thanksgiving
October 06, 2016

DIY Vintage Glam Waves

Hello there beautiful friends! 🙂 Since we’re approaching Halloween soon, I thought I’d do a tutorial on how to do vintage glamorous waves on yourself.  It’s a very elegant look, inspired by Hollywood icons from the  40’s and 50’s.  You can not only dress up as your favorite Hollywood star, but this

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DIY Vintage glam waves
September 25, 2016

Easy Braided Side Bun

It is Homecoming again!  Girls all across America are looking for the perfect dress and the perfect hairstyle to match!  With a Dutch Accent Braid + a simple 3 strand braid, you can create this beautiful updo! To see your own photo recreations of this style featured in our app,

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September 15, 2016

Crown Braids

One of our favorite go to braids over here at Abella’s Braids is the crown braid.  There are so many different ways to wear one!  The best part about a crown braid is that it’s up and out of your face and evenly distributed on your head, so it’s comfortable

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September 08, 2016

Clip-In Hair Extensions for a Side Dutch Braid

If you love big braids but your hair is medium length or a bit on the thin side, this post is for you. Typically when you use clip-in hair extensions they are placed horizontally across the back and sides of your head. If you’ve been following my posts here on

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Purple Hair | Dutch Braid | Side Braid | Hair Extensions | Clip-in Hair Extensions
September 04, 2016

Double Knotted Braids

When Brooklyn & Bailey were little, we used this hairstyle all the time. (Not sure why we stopped…?) Not too long ago I saw an old picture with this hairstyle and decided I should share with you!We called this the double knotted braid but you may have heard of it

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August 14, 2016

Stacked Side Braid

Have you ever heard of a stacked side braid?  Have you ever tried a stacked side braid?  I love this braid and I think it is such a statement braid!Watch the video for tips on fishtail braiding on yourself.  Hopefully it will help if you have struggled with fishtails.   To

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August 07, 2016

Side Dutch Braid Combo

School is just around the corner!  We wanted to share a few new styles for Back to School 2016!  We’re starting this year off with the Side Dutch Braid Combo.For this beautiful hairstyle we show you how to create a combo including; a dutch braid, a hair wrap and a

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July 17, 2016

Easy DIY Crown Braid

Crown Braids are so beautiful but they can be a challenge.   Hair needs to be long (for traditional crown braids) which rules out lots of people.  I have a technique to show you that just might help!  We call it the Easy Crown Braid.  This is one of our favorite

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