Category Archives: Updos

February 14, 2016

How to Create a Faux Fishtail Crown Braid

I think that this Faux Fishtail Braid Crown is absolutely stunning! We’ve shown you how to use this faux braiding technique in one of our very first hairstyle tutorials from six years ago, as part of our Daddy ‘Do series where Shaun does the hair. The point is, this type of faux more.
Bubble Fishtail Crown Braid
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 more.
January 14, 2016

5 Ways to Wear Shoulder Length Hair

If you’re anything like me, chances are you chopped all of your hair off sometime in the past year as the trendy “LOB” (aka Long-Bob) haircut began making waves. Hopefully you didn’t do what I did and make the desperate hair change at 10:30pm in your bathroom by yourself, but instead more.
January 10, 2016

The Woven Updo

For this week’s Woven Updo tutorial, we used a centuries-old technique used in basket weaves. The stranding isn’t super complex, especially once you get the hang of it. The look, however, has people thinking that you spent a long time on it when you really only spent about 8 minutes. more.
January 03, 2016

How to Create a Crown Bun

We just wanted to take a quick second to say THANK YOU for loving our hairstyles and family! We are so excited for what 2016 brings, not just for our family, but for this website as well! You are a HUGE part of that! Today’s hairstyle is a variation of a more.
Flower Bun | Cute Updos
October 18, 2015

Red Queen (Queen of Hearts) | Halloween Hairstyles

Remember Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland from 2010? Helena Bonham Carter’s portrayal of the Red Queen was spot on, and I’ve always wanted to tackle a more realistic movie-inspired hairstyle by the Queen of Hearts! Today, we will be teaching you how to create this cute Queen of Hearts updo more.
Queen of Hearts | Halloween Hairstyles
October 04, 2015

Rope Twist Updo | Homecoming Hairstyles

It is Homecoming season for high schools and universities, so we are going to show you a beautiful updo perfect for the dance. Both my girls were asked to go to Homecoming, so we sat down to plan their hairstyles, dresses, shoes, and accessories. Today’s hairstyle is Bailey’s result of brainstorming, more.
Rope Twisted Updo | Homecoming Hairstyles
August 23, 2015

Easy Fold-Up Braids | Back-to-School Hairstyles

Want a perfect hairstyle for this Back-to-School season? It’s Bailey here today, showing y’all how to create these beautiful Fold-Up Braids on my twin sister, Brooklyn. The basics are in a simple Dutch Braid, here we are using two side braids. So, if you already know how to create a more.
Fold Up Braids | Back-to-School Hairstyles
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 more.
Lace Fishtail Bun Combo
May 31, 2015

How to Create a Fan Bun | Cute Updos

It’s time for another cute updo! Today we are going to show you how to create a Fan Bun. For anyone who loves to wear Top Knots, or High Buns… this hairstyle is for you! We’ve been asked a lot lately for more simple updo ideas, and this is one we just had more.
The Fan Bun | Prom Updos