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I looove my new hair! I got it done after my road trip. As I am sitting here, I need to get my hair re-done, but I wanted to show you my take on the big box-braid trend. I chose this hair style, because I didn’t want to be doing my hair for 8 hours. This was a quick, easy three hour hair style that makes me look “artistic” 😛

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Styling Large Braids and Outfit Details

I wasn’t trying to look too “alternative”, so I just put my hair back in a half pony tail. My hair is short, so a bun on top wasn’t going to cut it.

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This day was a pretty casual day, so wore a sweater dress with grayish tights.

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To add a little bit of colour, I wore a blue top underneath and added coral pink ankle socks with black boots.

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Of course I needed accessories, so I busted out some fringe earrings and a few bracelets I had around the house.

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I think that I will wear large braids throughout the fall and perhaps through the winter. They are low maintenance and really, anyone can wear them at any age.  natural-hair-styles-calgary-canada-big-braids (1) (681x1024) big-braids-example (1024x681)

Outfit Details

To all my Type 4 hair girls. What are your favorite braid styles? Feel free to share them with me on facebook, instagram, or twitter! Or leave a comment below!

 

OOTD: New Hair – Large Box Braids
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