The Dutch Braid

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The dutch braid. The “under” braid. The reverse french braid. There are a bunch of names for this braiding technique. 
Basically, it’s a french braid created on top of the hair, instead of underneath. And it’s not much more complicated than a french braid. 
When I was learning to braid, I taught myself this way first, and then had to take more time to learn the classic french braid. 

Here is the tutorial for you! 

(don’t count the ## of times I say the word “under”. It’s just too many.)

The Double Bun tutorial I mention in the video can be found here









Shirt: Target, Mossimo

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DaintyandDecadent says · 06.11.12

This is such a sweet hairstyle 🙂 I love the earrings!

Maria
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Coree says · 06.11.12

Your tutorials are always so great! Thank you for sharing another cute hair tip!

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Melinda says · 06.11.12

I’m dutch, so I guess I should try it…right?!!;)

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Angie says · 06.11.12

Super cute! I have never done my braids under… but i like yours! 🙂 Fun for summer!

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Jamie says · 06.11.12

Too cute!!! I love the color of your eyeshadow. What brand and color is it? Love your blog!!!

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Alexis @ Christian WifeStyle says · 06.11.12

Love it! Can’t wait to try it!!

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Amy says · 06.11.12

Beautiful! Do you have any tips on side-braids + ponytails? Sometimes I think they look too sporty and I would love to create a more elegant look.

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Kate says · 06.11.12

check my hair tutorial page for other tutorials!

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Lauren says · 06.11.12

thank you so much for this tutorial! i have been dying to know how to dutch braid. this helped a ton. 🙂

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Anonymous says · 06.11.12

I love the earrings. I would like to order these earrings but I am only able to wear super light earrings. Would you say these are light? Or more on the heavy side?

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Kristine says · 06.11.12

Watching this made me realize that I braid my hair the “wrong” way every time! This is the only way I can braid my own hair!

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Anonymous says · 06.11.12

What lipstick are you wearing? Is it the one from Target?

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Kacie says · 06.11.12

I just started doing the dutch braid in my hair a couple weeks ago. It felt so weird to go under instead of over but I’m starting to get the hang of it now. Your hair looks great as always!

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Scarlet says · 06.11.12

I just love you, I am pretty good at doing my hair, but your tips and tricks ensure my hair comes out perfect every time instead of every other time.

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Michelle says · 06.11.12

This was how I learned to braid too! Except I’ve never been able to “reverse” braid on myself…Just others. This video makes sense though!

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My Trendy Journal says · 06.11.12

this is just so adorable (L)love your hair!
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Lindsay Patrick says · 06.11.12

thank you for this! I have never known how to do this braid (only traditional French braid), I must try this out today. 🙂

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Sarah Evans says · 06.11.12

This is a lovely hairstyle – I think I might be able to manage it too 🙂

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Anonymous says · 06.11.12

Hi Kate, this is a cute style, going to give it a try, with the hot weather, great way to wear your hair down and keep bangs at bay. I would like to know how you get that “piecey” look at your crown area? Mine has a tendancy to to look too smooth. I use the Aquage Uplifting Foam, but wondering if I’m not using enough in my crown area?
Thank you,
Shelley

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Maria says · 06.11.12

I’m gonna give it a try! Thanks 😉
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Anonymous says · 06.11.12

I braid this way on others and can’t figure out how to reverse it!! But on myself, I do a traditional french braid! Hopefully with this tutorial, I will be able to switch!

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Allyson Butler says · 06.12.12

Love that braid!

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Anonymous says · 06.12.12

I love your tutorials, you ROCK! Can I put a request in for more hair styles done on straight hair? Some times I’m just too lazy to curl first.

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Kate says · 06.12.12

Oftentimes you don’t need to curl before doing the style. Like this one! Can be done on straight or curly hair!

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Louise says · 06.12.12

I love your hair! The braid looks so sweet & feminine w/the loose curls 🙂

xx Louise
A Little Beauty Luxury

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Rubiiee says · 06.12.12

You are so talented with braids!

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Jenna says · 06.12.12

This is the way I learned to braid at first too! I love to throw my bangs in this braid when they’re annoying me!

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Terrie Mathison says · 06.12.12

Very nice tutorial! Thank You!

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Missy says · 06.12.12

Love your tutorials Kate! Can you do a video on how to use/insert bobby pins? Sounds silly but my hair is thick and I have a hard time getting them to stay & hiding them. Thanks!!! Missy

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Anonymous says · 06.12.12

Love the braid….can you please show us your hair straightened at this new length

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Andrea.Thorne says · 06.13.12

OMG .. I am cutting my hair bc I am obsessed with your hair! lol Would all these Do’s work on thin fine hair as well?

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Anonymous says · 06.13.12

Whenever I braid my hair, for some reason you can’t really see the braid happen until after maybe an inch and 1/2 down…. I always thought it was because my hair is fine, but is there something I’m doing wrong?

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Stacey says · 06.13.12

I did this to my bangs today and i LOVED it! Thank you so much for posting all these helpful hair tutorials. I am so glad I found your blog… you have helped me faster many hair styles in a short period of time. Again, thank you!

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Cassidy Magee says · 06.22.12

This helped me out today, thanks!
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kimberly uy says · 10.06.13

I love my hair to be braided but I can’t do it perfectly. But now thanks for the idea on how to do different style of braiding. I love your Rhinestones earrings too. You look so pretty really.

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