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Alix
September 24th, 2010, 02:50 PM
This is the first time I've ever been able to get my blasted APL hair into a single french braid. (A style I love.) It's a bit (very) messy since I've been all over campus, but I'm loving the front and the back. I'm a very happy camper right now.
http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c100/LoveFromPumpkin/Photoon2010-09-24at1446.jpg
http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c100/LoveFromPumpkin/Photoon2010-09-24at14483.jpg

little_acorn
September 24th, 2010, 03:02 PM
:D well done its a style that really suits you

Octave
September 24th, 2010, 03:06 PM
Yay good job!
I haven't tried doing a french braid on my hair yet, I am however getting better at doing a dutch braid. :)

Marjolein
September 24th, 2010, 03:06 PM
Yes, well done! BTW I really like that second picture. You look (in lack of a better word) quite naughty :)

spidermom
September 24th, 2010, 03:25 PM
Good for you!

emmebean
September 24th, 2010, 03:26 PM
Great job!!!!

yellowchariot
September 24th, 2010, 03:30 PM
You did such a great job! That is a great length to practice on, awesome thick sections! :thumbsup:

Jessikinz
September 24th, 2010, 03:34 PM
It's so exciting when you can finally make a french braid, isn't it? It sure was for me. It took me a long 2 weeks of practicing to get it to look decent. French braids are my favorite braid to do. Although it does get challenging when your hair is longer...haha. Anyways, good job! Cute nails :)

Intransigentia
September 24th, 2010, 03:48 PM
Nicely done! And if you're concerned about the (very slight) messiness, consider that it did in fact stay in, while you were all over campus. Which is an acheivement in itself.

Henrietta
September 27th, 2010, 11:31 AM
Well done! Seems like you're good at braiding. And this look suits you perfectly:)

Gumball
September 27th, 2010, 12:18 PM
Congratulations! It's really great to hear that you were able to do a style that you love. It doesn't matter if it ended up messy. You did it yourself, and darn it you can do it again!

Jezerellica
September 27th, 2010, 12:21 PM
It looks great!! Isn't it fun? I just did my first one in a long time too! See my blog! I know exactly how you feel! Wonder if you will get those GREAT braid waves? Hope so!!

supermanok03
September 27th, 2010, 06:45 PM
congratulations!!!! i remember when i was learning to french braid, it seemed so impossible and messy and then POOF all of a sudden i could do it! granted, it took forever and many tries each time lol. next i tackled the dutch braid (that took a long time too).
now i like doing a dutch braid down one side of my head to frame my face and then braid it all together and bun it at the back :)
i love french and dutch braids!!!!

Capybara
September 27th, 2010, 07:54 PM
Good job! I love learning new styles. :)

little_cherry
September 27th, 2010, 07:59 PM
Awesome! I was able to get my chin-shoulder length hair into a French for the first time this year..it was so much fun.

JuneBride
September 27th, 2010, 08:14 PM
I would love to learn how to French Braid! So cool, congrats!!!

tinti
September 27th, 2010, 08:48 PM
Congrats! you did a very nice job.

Dragon
September 27th, 2010, 10:21 PM
Looks great:)

PrincessBob
September 28th, 2010, 12:56 PM
I think the messy french braid looks great and I adore your bubblegum nails. ;)

Shellby
September 28th, 2010, 01:19 PM
Looks great! Love the french braid. So comfy.

Avital88
September 28th, 2010, 01:20 PM
i love a french braid! going to make one too now:)

christine1989
September 28th, 2010, 01:40 PM
Great job! I love your pink polish as well. :)

angelfell
September 28th, 2010, 01:42 PM
Way to go! :). I can't even do a regular, plain ol' braid. I tried last night and I guess I sort of did.. but it was uneven and sloppy and not what I'd call a true braid.

SpinDance
September 28th, 2010, 01:48 PM
Very nice! It is such a great thing, learning to make a French Braid. It opens so many other styles and variations, while looking good. When my hair was shorter I liked to tuck the tail up inside the braid, between the braid and my scalp, and hold it in place with a couple of hair pins. Another variation on a very versatile style.

BrightEyes7
September 28th, 2010, 01:53 PM
Congrats!!! And cute nail color!

Toadstool
September 28th, 2010, 06:29 PM
Cute as...!