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As we move into cooler weather, I’ve been digging deep into my sweaters and scarves to bundle up–one of my favorite things to do! I am such a sucker for chunky knits and blanket scarves I can bury my face in. However, when I’m wearing bulky clothing like these, the main problem I run into is what to do with my hair? I have really thick hair, and it’s getting longer (I need to trim those split ends…), so I’m always looking for new ways to put it up. This french crown braid is perfect for that!

Hair How-To: French Crown Braid Tutorial | Alexandra Adams

This braided updo is so pretty, and can easily be dressed up or down. It’s always a go to of mine for work, but I’ve also been known to fall back on it for a date, too. It would be a great look for a holiday party! Check out the video below to see how to achieve this look.

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If you recreate this braided updo, tag me on Instagram @xheightment so I can see it! I love to see your posts. 🙂

Hair How-To: French Crown Braid Tutorial | Alexandra Adams

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Fall Fashion Essentials | For the Glitz

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Favorite Pink Lipsticks for Spring | For the Glitz

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Wrap Around Dutch Braid Tutorial | For the Glitz

I am so excited I’ve finally nailed this braid, you guys. I’ve been doing it for a while, but it’s always proven kind of tricky for me, so I’ve hesitated on making a tutorial for it until I was comfortable with all the switching hands. And now that I’ve mastered it, I know you won’t […]

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