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Fresh, elegant..... Twist!
Please let me know if this is easy to follow. All of the other online french twist directions are really confusing and I want to make an easier one. I'd love to hear your comments!

Posted by Kiko from Arcadia, Florida, United States • Published See Kiko 's 13 projects »
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  • How to style a French braid. French Twist - Step 1
    Step 1

    This works best with medium/long hair, but if it's too long, you may have a hard time tucking in the ends.

  • How to style a French braid. French Twist - Step 2
    Step 2

    First, gather your hair into a low ponytail.

  • How to style a French braid. French Twist - Step 3
    Step 3

    Start to twist it. it doesn't matter which direction you do it, just do whatever seems natural.

  • How to style a French braid. French Twist - Step 4
    Step 4

    Start to pull your hair upward as you twist it.`

  • How to style a French braid. French Twist - Step 5
    Step 5

    Twist it all the way up.

  • How to style a French braid. French Twist - Step 6
    Step 6

    Here's the confusing part:

    You have to turn the strand of your hair back on itself and sort of around so it makes a little bun on the top and...

  • How to style a French braid. French Twist - Step 7
    Step 7

    ...looks like a loop.

  • How to style a French braid. French Twist - Step 8
    Step 8

    Tuck in the ends that stick out of one side (the left side here).

  • How to style a French braid. French Twist - Step 9
    Step 9

    Fasten it in place with pencils, pins, chopsticks- whatever you have on hand.

  • How to style a French braid. French Twist - Step 10
    Step 10

    Viola!

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Kiko
Kiko · Arcadia, Florida, US · 14 projects
Believe me, the guinea-pig plan really works well!
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Suzi P.
Suzi P. · 12 projects
sounds nice and easy-once my hair is longer, i'll try it^^
(or maybe i can just force my friend with long hair to be the guinea pig =P)
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Kiko
Kiko · Arcadia, Florida, US · 14 projects
Great!
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Noa _.
Noa _.
thnx(: it actually worked
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Kiko
Kiko · Arcadia, Florida, US · 14 projects
I'm glad you like it!

I always assumed it was too difficult as well, until someone showed me in person. ;)
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jeni t.
jeni t. · Anniston, Alabama, US
Oh, that was an awesome tute. The directions must be super clear because I did it while sitting at the computer and pinned it up with some of my husband's sharpies...I am excited since I always assumed this would be too difficult to learn. Thanks for sharing!
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PB
PB · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 2 projects
Oh yes, super clear!!
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Kiko
Kiko · Arcadia, Florida, US · 14 projects
Thanks!
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beryl
beryl · Apache Junction, Arizona, US · 36 projects
Very nice,clear directions! Thank you Happy
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