Monday, January 20, 2014

Hair Tutorial + Kindle 4 Giveaway!

I was inspired by this photo of Selena Gomez to try out this gorgeous hairstyle!

This a great style for 2nd or 3rd day hair to give your hair a bold, fresh finish that you will be able to do in no time! I really like doing my hair like this when I need my bangs out of my eyes and want to step up my usual ponytail. Thanks to my goegeous model and sister Leslie, I was able to put together this quick step-by-step tutorial for you to try on yourself. Enjoy!!

1.  Start with wavy curls and a middle part.    

2.  Beginning on one side near the part, start a regular braid.  Include your bangs in the braid but leave out a few pieces around your face.

3.  Continue to braid towards the back of your head until the end of the strand of hair.

4.  Before you bobby pin, use one hand to hold the end of the braid while using the other hand to pull on and loosen each individual sections.   

5.  Follow steps 2-4 on the opposite side.

6.  As you wrap the braid around the back of your head, carefully work your fingers up through the first braid so you can grab the end of the second braid, pulling it down underneath the first braid.  

7. Pull the braid to loosen to give your braid a big bold look.  

8. Once you are loving how it looks, secure it with bobby pins and enjoy your double wrap braid!


Today i'm teaming up with 13 other bloggers to give you this Kindle Fire Giveaway! One of my 2014 new years resolutions is to READ books! I recently purchased a Kindle and I'm already reading more than ever! One lucky reader will win one just by entering in the rafflecopter below!
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The Marvelous Flight of Cara

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Sincerely, Cam | Chantilly Songs
Style Antics | eat.live.make

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Delightful Deets | Cattails + Cardigans | A Lifetime of Rain
Oak & Oats | Glisten Fit | Friday We're in Love
Harris Inc | Anna Delores | Any Way the Wind Blows

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Have a fabulous Monday!
xoxo
 

17 comments:

  1. I LOVE this Giveaway! I would purchase The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

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  2. Love the hair tutorial!!! It's sooo cute, I think I need to try it! :)

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  3. The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
    Read about it and it looks awesome! =]

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  4. Loving the braid tutorial... I'm using it tonight when I go out to a fancy dinner! Thanks girl!

    xx Laur
    laurynlasko.blogspot.com

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  5. I really want to read the new Michael Pollen book, "Cooked"

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  6. If I win the Kindle, I would purchase Elisabeth Smart's new book, "My Story." :)

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  7. That hair is great! I want to read 'My Story' by Elizabeth Smart!

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  8. I would love to read Elizabeth's Smarts new book!

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  9. love and other misadventures! I AM IN LOVE WITH THAT AMZING BOOK!

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  10. So gorgeous! Always love Selena's hair! Pinned this so I can try it asap!
    The Style Storm
    <3, Christina

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  11. I'd read Michael Connelly's The Black Box.

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  12. First book I'd read would be The Fault in Our Stars by John Green. Looking forward to it.

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  13. Love this tutorial!
    xo Holly
    www.sincerlyhollie.blogspot.com

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  14. I've been wanting to read The Stripper Diaries.

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  15. I think Sophie Kinsella has a new book out. I love her, so I would love to read her new book! :)

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  16. I would get the Bible or the Hunger Games books.

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I love your comments so much! Thanks so much for reading!! xoxo.

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