The version shown here, which works for medium-size to lengthy hair, was created with French braids. ut you possibly can simply re-create it with regular braids,says Isabel Guillen, a stylist and braiding skilled with the John Barrett Salon at Bergdorf Goodman, in New York Metropolis, who designed the types in this story. Separate hair into two low pigtails. Braid each sections and secure with clear elastics, akin to Goody Mary elastics ($2.50, target.com). Subsequent, pull one braid up over your head and bobby-pin it an inch back from your hairline. Repeat on the alternative facet, positioning the second braid behind the first.