Carousel Braid Tutorial

Carousel Braid Tutorial
Carousel Braid Tutorial created exclusively for Hairstyles How To by @mybraidposts.

Also know as a lace braid ponytail. This super pretty and unique hairstyle is actually really easy to recreate.

Here’s how you do it:
Carousel Braid Tutorial
1. Start with the hair brushed into a high ponytail.

Carousel Braid Tutorial
2. Section off a small piece from the left side of the ponytail and split it into 3 pieces.

Carousel Braid Tutorial
3. Begin a lace braid working left to right, adding hair only from the ponytail to the top of the braid.

Carousel Braid Tutorial
4. When you reach the other side of the ponytail, braid a few stitches of a regular 3 strand braid without adding hair.

Carousel Braid Tutorial
5. Bring the 3 strand braid behind the ponytail and back around to the left side.

Carousel Braid Tutorial
6. Repeat steps 3 and 4, braiding across the ponytail then repeat step 5.

Carousel Braid Tutorial
7. Continue braiding across the ponytail then looping the braid around until you reach the end of the hair.

Carousel Braid Tutorial
8. Secure with an elastic.

Carousel Braid Tutorial
Finished!