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Full Braids Top Knot
Courtesy of Hairs How magazine

Full Braids Top Knot

Ring changes on finely braided locks by adding bright cord and tying the hair in a topknot.

Full Braids Top Knot Step 1
Bind the end of each braid with cord, tying in a knot to secure.
Full Braids Top Knot Step 2
Cross the braids over one another. Pick up and hold the braids from the crown section in either hand, as shown.
3 Full Braids Top Knot Step 3
Tie in a knot.
Full Braids Top Knot Step 4
Repeat step 3 so you have a double knot. Secure the knot with a decorative hairpin.

Styling checklist

You will need...

Length of colourful cord about 5m/5 yd long
Decorative hairpin

Time 15~20 minutes

Ease/difficulty: Easy

Hair type: Long, finely braided or braided hair extensions

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