Had something like this done to my hair once. My hair was untamed and frizzy so it didn't look the greatest but it was kinda cute. I'd like to try it again without yanking the knot tight as the one girl did...my hair is so coarse it wound up in a rat's nest from that.
Kiernan Shipka's Genius Braid Hack Wins The Updo Game
Kiernan Shipka's Genius Braid Hack Wins The Updo Game #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/how-to-kiernan-shipka-braided-hair#slide-1 Step 1Before you get started, familiarize yourself with the back of this showstopper. If you look closely enough, you can see where the braid and knots join. Think of Shipka's ear as the center of a clock and go directly to 11 p.m.; it's where the top blond pieces and bottom brown sections meet. Understanding this will help you with placement later. ...
If you've mastered the French, Dutch, and fishtail braids, the four-strand braid should be the next on your list. It may look complicated, but it's not as hard as it appears. Whether you practice on a friend or on yourself, this cool plait is worth the extra effort. - DivineCaroline.com