Tutorial: Braiding 101

Braid hairstyles are all over Pinterest, YouTube, blogs and now, Grand Central. Not only are braids cute and stylish, but they are also wearable from day to night.

With several types of creative braids,  you may feel overwhelmed just looking at them. Don’t worry, GC has the hook-up on a few hair tutorials that will help you achieve the braid you want.

The Fishtail Braid

This bohemian look will set you apart from all the other girls in class. The fine strands form together to appear like a fish skeleton. You can wear it tight or pull apart the strands for a messier, laid back look.

The Milkmaid Braids

This style works for all ages and has been brought back into the spotlight by celebrities on the red carpet. Wear this look casual or dressy and make a statement. It’s unbelievably easy to create as well.

The Upside Down Braided Bun

This is such a playful and girly up-do that will be a staple for an everyday look. Your blood may rush into your head but it will be worth it in the end. Beauty is pain, right?