Japanese beauty site Kami Mado (www.viceviza.com) created some step by step instructions for long hair styles. - I find them quite useful. What about you? Are you looking for hair tutorials once in a while?
Rope braid is really multi-faceted and it looks special! See variations of impressive rope braid hairstyle.
Side Fishtail Tutorial
Duitang site - so no words, photos only. I think I could use Gramma's butterfly-combs in this style for a pretty headache-free braid! LOVE it!
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