Draped French Braid Pony Seen on Pinterest: The How-To

Alison Alhamed | February 10, 2012 | 10:21 AM

If you happen to be one of MODERN SALON's nearly 90,000 Facebook fans, no doubt you've witnessed our addiction to Pinterest—where users create pinboards to collect and socially share images and articles that inspire them.

We love using the newly launched social media site to "repin" hair styles, nail designs, fashion, salon decor ideas, and all things beauty. Recently, we came across this braid on Pinterest—which was originally pinned from

Draped French Braid Pony Seen on Pinterest: The How-To   Draped French Braid Pony Seen on Pinterest: The How-To 

When we repinned it on Pinterest, and shared it on Facebook, our fans went WILD! This look was one of our top "talked about" posts ever. It reached 1,748 "likes," hundreds of shares and nearly 300 comments in about an HOUR. AN HOUR!

Draped French Braid Pony Seen on Pinterest: The How-ToThough we were able to see how the braid was constructed, we didn't feel confident enough to explain how to do it. So, we turned to you, the experts, with a challenge to recreate the look. Marci, from 1033 Main Salon and Spa in Mumford, New York, not only did so, but provided a step-by-step video on how to achieve it. Watch her video below to see her in action.

Think you've got what it takes to tackle the Pinterest braid? Do it! And share it on MODERN's Facebook wall, or upload it to MODERN SALON TV's YOUSHARE, who knows, you could be the next MODERN SALON FEATURED ARTIST and appear on an episode of MODERN SALON TV, the professional beauty industry's leading community of beauty-related videos. Watch the current episode here, and start thinking of how YOU can be our next featured talent! 

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