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princess plait

Always poised and pampered and posh, Olivia Palermo looked like a modern-day fairytale princess at the New York City Ballet Spring 2015 gala. She stepped out in a flowing Valentino gown which she paired with a beautiful four-strand French braid. The entwine would make Rapunzel jealous. Besides the princess reference, this braid looks cool because it’s voluminous and airy and totally free-flowing. Certainly a look perfect for the summer. Care to try on this style? Click through to style notes to get the know-how.

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There’s a lot to consider when selecting the perfect halloween costume, for inspiration, but it’s hard to argue against Elsa from Disney’s Frozen. She got everything: looks, personality, impressive powers, and great hair. Her voluminous side braid is essential to her look. Pair it with a pale blue gown for an easy, cool costume. Click the style notes for step-by-step instruction to creating her ‘do. –– Laura Martin

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What’s more trendy than braids right now? Big braids. Big braids are the perfect bohemian accessory, and the enviable style that the most in the know girls now wearing. This look can be hard to do without the helping hand of extensions, however, we know the trick to getting this look without those expensive add ins. Click the notes for more. –– Kelly Rowe

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