Everyone loves a good braid and everyone loves Game of Thrones, so what better style to bring you in our latest Get the Look than that of Daenerys Targaryen from the award-winning tv show.
Hayley Gibson-Forbes, Co-Director, S J Forbes, is the hands (and brain) behind the look and we absolutely love it. It’s a great style particular now the wind and rain have arrived, but it’s also perfect for a night out! Although you might need an extra pair of hands and some patience.
Step 1 – Make sure hair is washed and dried.
Step 2 – Brush the hair thoroughly and section it down the centre.
Step 3 – Split each of those sections in two.
Step 4 – Hold each of the 4 sections in place with a clip and leave a small thinner section running above each ear.
Step 5-8 – Start at one of the top sections and Dutch plait the hair backwards to the crown, pulling the hair tight to the head. When you reach the crown continue to plait, without picking up any extra hair. Repeat this on the other 3 sections and secure each plait with a clear band.
Step 9-11 – French plait the thin section of hair above each ear so, that they are the same length as the Dutch plaits.
Step 12 – Gather the plaits into three separate groups. The two top centre, the 2 to the left, and the two to the right.
Step 13 – Plait each of these three sections together and secure them with a clear band.
Step 14 – Gently loosen the plaits by pulling them slightly.
Step 15 – Loosen a few pieces of hair around the face.
Step 16 – Loosely curl the remaining hair with irons.
Step 17 – Gently turn under the ends of the large plait with hair irons.
Step 18 – Run your fingers gently through the curls and then finish with hairspray.
Let us know below if you give it a try.