Hair how to: The double side-braid

There is no denying that braids are big this season! Braided hairstyles were popular on Spring Fashion Week runways around the world. Various braided looks were seen on the runway for designers like Louis Vuitton, Valentino, Alexander McQueen, Céline and Gucci.

Braids are a great way to add some interest to your look. Soft, loose braids create a feminine touch while tight, small braids can grunge up any style!

Watch as hairstylist Melanie Bowden, from The Mobile Hair Room, shows how you can recreate one of the hottest looks this season. Whether you are looking for a spring racing hairstyle or something for a summer soiree, the double side-braid is a hairstyle you can easily recreate at home.


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Words: Frances van Eeden