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RachelRain
March 3rd, 2011, 07:31 PM
by myself. and it's centered, no less. now if only I could get my buns centered, I'd be all set. I did hafta redo it, cuz the first time it wasn't quite tight enough and was all wonky, but the second time it worked.

unfortunately, I did not get a picture... but, unlike when other people do it, for some reason this time it's not all super frizzy and so I left it in, so if I can locate a camera sometime tonight I can edit this and post a picture of my accomplishment.

I wonder if I'll be able to do this again or if it was a freak thing born out of utter frustration, like the rare occasions I can get a hairstick to keep my hair up.

tigr
March 5th, 2011, 07:10 PM
Did you get a picture?

RachelRain
March 5th, 2011, 09:23 PM
I did, but I couldn't get back on here for some reason, it kept telling me that the admin had to add the domain to the whitelist, whatever that means.

please forgive the messy mirror, I was using the mister beforehand, and we have hard water. I didn't see the water dots until after I took the pictures.
so: http://i252.photobucket.com/albums/hh7/rachelrainbonneau/018-1.jpg and http://i252.photobucket.com/albums/hh7/rachelrainbonneau/022.jpg

he wouldn't snap one for me, so I don't have one of the actual entire braid, but it came out pretty decent. as long as it's fairly damp and clumpy, it seems to work out well.

orangeskye
March 6th, 2011, 01:54 AM
I'm jealous! i have SUCH a hard time with braids :( everyone's advice for everything is "just braid it!" lol, i can't even manage a crooked braid over the shoulder :(
your hair is so thick too! looks awesome!

congrats ^.^