French braid

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French braid

n.
A hairstyle in which the hair is gathered in increasingly greater amounts into a single braid that begins at the crown and extends down the back of the head.
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Caroline Marie, 12, North Carolina, likes her hair "in a Katniss/Elsa-style braid or two french braids or in a crown braid with wisps hanging down.
Personally I think French braids are a bit 'private school girl' but I found this was good for doing a four-strand fishtail pleat which is much cooler.
Other European bidders to get their names on the buyers' sheet included trainer Andrew Balding, who bought two yearlings for a total of $140,000, including a colt by Menifee out of a half-sister to the Grade 1-placed filly French Braids.
If you want to do French braids or Dutch braids, you will have to get one of those instruction books, since they are not easy to describe.