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The Little Fishtail Braid

This cute little fish tail braid is a simple and effective way to do the on trend festival hair look at any time. Here Stephanie Brinkerhoff combines two very simple techniques - ponytail and braid to get this look. Spring Summer 2013 is big on braids and heavy on easy to do hairstyles and natural looks. Every hairday can be good with these fast and simple instructions on how to take inspiration from the "Boho Girl Look". With dip-dye a huge S/S2013 trend and the "ombre" look all over the catwalks, braids are without doubt the most effective way to complement the different tones running through hair.
The Little Fishtail Braid

The Little Fishtail Braid Steps 1 - 2
1 - Pick up a medium to large size section close to one ear.
2 - Wrap the section across the back of your head and bring It to the other side.

The Little Fishtail Braid Steps 3 - 4
3 - Pick up another equally sized section close to your other ear.
4 - Bring the two sections together and secure them with an elastic right behind your ear.
The Little Fishtail Braid Steps 5 - 6
5 - Take the ponytail and create a fishtail braid, securing the end with an elastic.
6 - Use your fingers to pull on sections of the braid, making it loose and messy.
The Little Fishtail Braid Step 7
7 - Finish by cutting the elastic at the base to remove it
The Little Fishtail Braid Finished look

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