Braiding Instructions

Braid Examples




Basic Braids

To find instructions on how to do each of the braids, click on the links below the pictures.


French Braid Dutch Braid French Twist Square 4-Strand Braid
French Braid (on self) 7-Strand Dutch 9-Strand Dutch Square 4-Strand Braid
5-Strand Dutch Lace Braid Lace Braid Dutch with two accents
Basic 6-strand (similar technique to 4 strand) Close-up of basic 6-strand

Under 3, back over 1

Another example of a 6-Strand And yet another 6-Strand
Dutch diagonal down the back with one ribboned accent Dutch 5-Strand with 2 twist accents Perfect French with two accents Twist up the back
Perfect Dutch 5-Strand


Basic Braids Classic Braids Combination Braids Crown Braids
Herringbones Ribbons and Semi-Period Other Variations


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