Styling Options For Double Dutch Braids

Dutch Braids For A Romantic Image

Dutch braids are becoming more and more popular with every day.

There is no wonder why: they can come as truly unique braided hairstyles!

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They are so easy to recreate and this ‘do never looks the same for anyone. Another advantage of this hairdo is that you can use it as the perfect solution when you deal with hair that lacks freshness. Did we catch your attention here? Let’s have a closer look at what we have here, shall we?

Dutch Braided Hairstyle Ideas

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There are so many ideas for dutch braids that you will realize how happy your long hair makes you feel. Based on your facial features, choose the most flattering one. Of course, your braided hairstyle should be appropriate for the occasion. Whether it’s a formal or daily look, you can opt for a braided ponytail, it can be more versatile than you think. How do you like these ideas? Maybe one of them is for you?

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Side Dutch Braid Styles

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Sometimes changing the common direction of your braid is enough to make it look different. Look what a fascinating and unusual silhouette these side braids give to the hair: a bit of creativity never hurts!

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Half-Up Dutch Braid

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When talking about Dutch braids, we cannot but mention half up hairstyles that involve braided elements. They ooze some carefree, bohemian vibes. We love them!

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Updo Dutch Braid

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Braided buns look super cool and also up-to- date. And such hairstyles will work for any occasions. You can create one to attend the gym and go meet with your friends afterwards.

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Ponytail With Dutch Braid

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Ponytails are among very convenient hairstyles. And when a ponytail is enhanced with braided elements, it becomes appropriate for informal as well as formal events.

Dutch Fishtail Braid

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Dutch fishtail braids are a bit more time-consuming, comparing to other types of braids. But do not worry as these braids are super easy to master.

Dutch Pigtail Braids

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These magnificent braids are here to remind you that everything perfect always come in pairs. Look at these pics: one is prettier than the other. We can’t find the words to describe how beautiful dutch braids look, maybe you can? Though there’s nothing complicated, blonde balayage with double braids looks like something unbelievable. The more shades your hair color has the better your braids will look. These soft rose gold braids look so unrealistically attractive. Would you give them a try?

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Buns With Double Dutch Braids

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Any double braids hairstyle can add a romantic vibe to your image, so opt for two fishtail braids or Dutch or simply regular braids. With a braided hairstyle, you will look just lovely.

Combo Double Dutch Braids Hairstyles

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Different types of braids require different styling techniques. Let us discuss how you can create a regular double Dutch plait. First, brush the hair to avoid having any tangles and frizz.

Double Dutch Braids Into Fishtail

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Is there something that can compare to playing around with braided styles and textures? It seems like braids were created to help women show off their creativity. Two dutch braids, be they tight and thin or full and loose, transform into a fishtail braid: isn’t that a unique combo?

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Double Corset Braids

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Take a strand from the front and split it into three strands of an equal size. In turns, place the left and right strands beneath the central one. Add more hair to the strand after each passing beneath the central strand.

 Top Knots With Double Dutch Braids

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The braid should be kept close to the head and tight. Continue on downwards till the ends. Secure the braid with a clear elastic. Now do the same with the other side of the head.

Classic Double Dutch Braids

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Dutch braids can be your best friend for every day. Just divide your hair into two even parts and split the braids.

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Gym-Friendly Double Dutch Braids

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If you own thin naughty hair, braids - this is the best way to look more confident and beautiful at the gym.

Ombre Kanekalon As A Party Hairstyle

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Ombre Kanekalon is the perfect suggestion when there is a party ahead. This is the time when you should enjoy the easiness and elegance of your style.

Double Dutch Braids & Ponytails

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For some unknown reasons, there are women who think that braids and ponytails are boring hairstyles that don’t bring anything new to the table. Well, these ideas are here to not only prove them otherwise but also remind you what a stunning duo you can create with double braids and ponies! Whether your braids are thin and tight or super thick and voluminous, they will look amazingly cute once you spice them up with ponytails.

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Dutch Braid Tutorials

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Now, it’s time for you to learn the basic way of how to create a Dutch braid. Before trying out its popular variations, you should be familiar with the classic one. So welcome to the tutorial part of the post! Let’s start with the classic idea!

How To: Dutch Braid
  1. Start by brushing your hair straight back.
  2. Separate off the top layer of hair and split it into three sections.
  3. Now, start doing a regular braid, but this time it’s better to hold the right strand in the right hand and the other two in your left hand.
  4. Cross the right strand under the middle and the left strand under the new central one.
  5. Then, take a little section from the right side and incorporate it into the braid, adding it to the right strand.
  6. Take the strand and cross it under the middle.
  7. Repeat the same step with the left side and go on braiding your hair in this way until the braid reaches the nape of the neck.
  8. Finish the braid like a classic three-strand braid and secure the style with an elastic.

How To Simple Dutch Braid For Beginners

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Among easy Dutch braid hairstyles, the classic one is surely the easiest, and we are going, beginning with, it, of course.

  1. Section your hair at the top.
  2. Split it into three equal sections.
  3. Cross the right side under the middle.
  4. Take some hair from the left side, combine it with the left section and cross under the middle.
  5. Repeat the same with the right side.
  6. Continue all the way down.
  7. You can finish the braid as a regular three-strand one.
  8. Secure the braid with an elastic band.

How To Create Double Dutch Braids

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Now it is time to play around with double Dutch braid!

  1. Start off with combing your hair so that there is no tangling.
  2. Part your hair in the middle.
  3. Section your hair at the top of the side you are going to start with first.
  4. Split it into three sections.
  5. Cross the left strand under the middle strand and do the same with the right one.
  6. Take some hair on the top and combine it with the top section and cross it under the middle.
  7. Repeat the same with the bottom section.
  8. Continue all the way down.
  9. Secure the braid with an elastic band.
  10. Repeat the process with the other side.

Angel Like Dutch Headband Braid Tutorial

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In case you are wondering how to Dutch braid step by step so that you end up looking like an angel – you have come to the right place!

  1. Create a side part.
  2. Separate off a section of hair from the part down to the left ear and clip off the back section.
  3. Pick up a small section of hair right next to the part.
  4. Divide it into three sections.
  5. Start the Dutch braid with crossing the right section right under the middle and following the patterns with the left section as well.
  6. Start adding new sections of hair to the braid as you follow the pattern down.
  7. Repeat the actions until your braid reaches the temple, then start braiding the regular braid.
  8. Secure the braid with bobby pins.
  9. Section off a section of hair at the back of your head.
  10. Pick up a small section under the pinned away one.
  11. Tie the braid to that section with the help of an elastic band.
  12. Add some curls to your hair with the help of a curling iron.

Gorgeous Side Dutch Braid Hair Tutorial

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Side Dutch braid tutorials for beginners are easier than easy if you know where to look for them!

  1. First of all, decide which side to choose for braiding – left side or right side.
  2. Create a side part to the chosen side you prefer more.
  3. Brush your hair.
  4. Grab a section of hair close to your side part.
  5. Split the section into three.
  6. Start the Dutch braid with crossing the right section right under the middle and following the patterns with the left section as well.
  7. Braid in the sections from the outside, following the sane Dutch braid pattern.
  8. Make sure that you are not braiding down, but backward.
  9. Continue the braiding all the way down.
  10. Finish off the braid like a regular three-strand one.
  11. Pull out the braid a little starting at the very top to add some more volume to it.
  12. Secure the braid with an elastic band at the end.

Two Dutch Braids & Low Messy Bun Tutorial

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Mixing our favorite hairstyles is so fun and creative, isn’t it? With this tutorial, you will master not only how to Dutch braid but also how to turn it into a low messy bun!

  1. First off, create a side part.
  2. Take a small section from the heavy side of the part and leave a small piece of hair at the front.
  3. Divide this section into three equal pieces for the braid.
  4. Start doing the Dutch braid: cross the back strand under the center, front strand under the center, and then the back strand under the center, doing the same with the front strand and bringing in new sections of hair.
  5. When the braid reaches your ear, braid it as a regular braid and tie it with a band.
  6. Then, create the second braid on the other side.
  7. Tie all of your hair into a low ponytail.
  8. Wrap the band over the hair once.
  9. Pull your hair halfway through the band and wrap it to create a bun.
  10. Secure the bun with some bobby pins.

Double Dutch Braid Ponytail Tutorial

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Is there something better than the combo of double Dutch braids and a good-old ponytail? Sounds too complicated? Don’t worry; this tutorial will help you make it real. Just follow these steps.

  1. Part your hair a bit off center.
  2. Take a small section of hair from the left side, split it into three equal strands and start doing a Dutch braid.
  3. For the braid, cross the right strand under the center and the left strand under the center.
  4. Cross the right strand under the middle and pick a new section to incorporate it into the braid.
  5. Do the same with the left strand and go on bringing in new side sections.
  6. When your braid reaches the back of your head, and your hair from behind your ear is brought in, stop picking new sections and go on braiding the section a bit further.
  7. Create the second Dutch braid.
  8. When it’s done, tie all of your hair into a ponytail.
  9. Pull the edges of the braids to make them appear fuller.
  10. Hide the elastic underneath a piece of hair, wrapping it around the band and pinning it with some bobbies.
  11. Coat the style with hairspray.

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