Bohemian Braids

By Lauren Salapatek | 08/12/2011 1:46:00 PM


Natasha Sunshine-Antonioni uses her styling skills to transform this model from graceful Botticelli waves to a braided Bohemian look. "The braids are standard but then ruched. Ruching along the braids adds an imperfect finish making it modern." —Natasha Sunshine-Antonioni

See also:

Botticelli Waves









ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Lauren Salapatek

Lauren Salapatek Lauren Salapatek, Web Editor for Modern Salon | Salon Today | First Chair.

(Previous positions: Associate Editor/E-Newsletter Content Production Manager)

Since January 2010, Lauren has worked for Modern Salon Media covering salon style, product and beauty trends, and business editorial for both print and online content. As of October 2013, Lauren’s role changed to Web Editor—now she manages all online editorial content for, and As part of her responsibilities, she creates, edits, organizes and curates content for all Modern Salon Media’s websites; manages the creation and production of all Salon e-newsletters; promotes Modern Salon Media’s digital content via several social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest); and maintains an editorial calendar to keep all Modern Salon Media’s websites timely and current.

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chicago  |  August, 14, 2011 at 12:35 PM

I think the directions that were shown was horrible. Nothing like skipping steps in it. The finished look was bad too. No thanks....

Iram Arias    
Mazatlan Mx.  |  August, 14, 2011 at 01:16 PM

It could be better, too simple...

Mike C    
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G-Lake  |  August, 14, 2011 at 03:33 PM

This how-to looks amazing on my 24 inch monitor.

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Birdsboro, PA  |  August, 20, 2011 at 05:42 AM

Loved it....can't wait to do this on my niece.....

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