hair tutorials

7 Easy Braids to Try in 2021

Nothing makes me want to freshen things up like the start of a new year. If you’re feeling a little bored with your hair, consider trying out one of these 7 braided hairstyle ideas that range from simple to intricate. There are a lot of misconceptions about braids. First, that you have to have very long hair to wear braids. That is simply not true! There are even ways to braid short hair. Second, there is a misnomer that braids are always difficult which is also false. While french braids and mermaid braids may look intricate and take …

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How to do a blowout at home in just 10 minutes

In the same way that a capsule wardrobe takes much of the guesswork out of getting dressed in the morning, I’ve been honing in on a beauty routine that is consistent and not too time consuming.  While some night I go to bed with braids and others I’m perfectly fine to let my hair air dry, once a week I like taking the time to properly blowout my hair and add casual waves that can get me through the next day or two. Because of the cost and time it takes to do a salon blowout, a lot of people think they’re going to be …

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10 Best Braid Tutorials to Try Before Summer’s End

Anyone else obsessed with braids this summer?! Keep reading for the best braid tutorials to try before summer’s end! From braid crowns to topsy tail pigtails and spring vibes to bridal do’s, it’s all here… (originally published July 2019) Last week when we were in San Diego I had a minute to braid all of the girls’ hair. Parker and her friend Greta got matching pigtail braids and Ellie got a combination of french and dutch braids all braided together into one braid.  I really love braiding and wish I had the …

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Hair Tutorial || Two Hair Scarf Styles

When it comes to hair accessories, the hair scarf is very much top of my list! Keep reading to learn how to tie a hair scarf and create 2 awesome styles, the ponytail hair scarf and the low braided bun hair scarf. After years of having short hair– see here for reference!– I’ve been really enjoying trying out new hairstyles lately.  Especially ones that I can do in under five minutes since Ever, although totally adorable and sweet, does make time more of a limited resource these days. So, my attention turned to hair scarf …

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