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Basket-Weave Braid

You'll need the help of a friend to help create this unusual braid.

Styling checklist
Time: 10 minutes
Ease/Difficulty: Needs Practice
Hair Type: Mid lenght to long, and straight.

You will need:
Styling Comb

Basket-Weave Braid
Courtesy of The' Art of Dressing Long Hair'
By Guy Kremer & Jacki Wadeson

Basket-Weave Braid 1

Divide the hair into seven equal strands - three on either side of the face and one at the centre back.
Basket-Weave Braid 2

Starting at the right hand side, cross the first strand (The strand nearest the face) over the second strand
Basket-Weave Braid 3

Cross the third strand over what is now the second strand as shown.
Basket-Weave Braid 4

Repeat steps 2 & 3 on the left side. What was originally the first strand in each group has now become the third strand
Basket-Weave Braid 5

Take the third strand on the right hand side over the central strand, and under the third strand on the left hand side
Basket-Weave Braid 6

Now bring the first strand on the right hand side over the second strand and under the central strand
Basket-Weave Braid 7

Repeat step 6 on the left hand side. Finally, clasp with a scrunchie

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