Category Archives: Updos

September 29, 2016

Fancy Fishtail Updo

Today were sharing a simple and very elegant undo. It’s Homecoming season so hopefully this gives you another option to consider this year.  We call it the Fancy Fishtail Updo!This is one I know you will love as it is so simple!  I like to wear it with a pair

...read more.
fancyfishtail1
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,

...read more.
bun
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

...read more.
IMG_8273
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

...read more.
Purple Hair | Dutch Braid | Side Braid | Hair Extensions | Clip-in Hair Extensions
July 31, 2016

Bubble Updo

This hairstyle is a great idea for when your hair is a little dirty or if you are running behind and need a quick idea!  It is great for short hair, medium hair, and long hair.  I love that it gets hair up and off the neck for a hot

...read more.
bubble 3
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

...read more.
3a
July 07, 2016

Hairstyles That Survive Heat

Hello Lovely,  I’d like to share with you 3 hairstyles that will survive the summer heat!  You know, the kind of heat that makes your hair all sweaty and makes it stick to any surface it comes in contact with? 😉 I live in Barcelona, where summers tend to get

...read more.
twisted crown
June 19, 2016

Pull-Thru Updo

Today we have a pull thru braid that can be worn to just about any event!  We are in full swing wedding season, this would be perfect whether you are a guest or in the bridal party!There are so many ways you can style a pull thru… we’ve shown you

...read more.
annie5pullthruupdo4
June 02, 2016

Summer Hairstyle Tutorial + Summer Haircare Tips

Hello lovely!  So happy to be back this month to give you some haircare tips for summer!  I’m excited to share a super easy summer hairstyle that can be achieved on curly hair. Don’t worry if you don’t have naturally curly hair, I don’t either! 🙂 Treat your hair with

...read more.
featured
May 31, 2016

Twist Back Messy Bun

We are always looking for cute updo hairstyles.  I love this DIY combo hairstyle of twist-backs and messy bun!  It is the perfect combo of soft feminine and everyday messy. It can be dressed up or down, worn everyday or for special occasions.  I’m thinking this would be perfect for that summer

...read more.
Abby3twistbackbun3