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Crazy Twisty Hair Design by aelthwyn Crazy Twisty Hair Design by aelthwyn
Beware if you are ever in front of me and have long hair....something like this may happen :D

I don't know what all I did here, but there are two french braids coming from the front to halfway back. It looks like I did those with adding hair only to the strands coming from below, rather than above and below. Then there's a couple of thick but short twists which seem to overlap the braids on the sides, as well as a couple of slightly smaller twists hanging down (the twists look rather like those twisty doughnuts if you view them straight on) And then a lot of little braids lopping around......

to make the twists here I simply twist a section of hair tightly to one direction, then I hold it in the middle and bend the end back up to meet the top by the head, and then let go - it twists itself up into this thing that looks somewhat rope-like with a loop at the end.

I made the large orriginal size available for download so you can see the details better if you like.

more of my hair designs:

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:iconandromedarayne:
andromedarayne Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2013
Beautiful!! I may try to make some 'toned down' versions for my daughter's hair if you wouldn't mind? :)
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:iconaelthwyn:
aelthwyn Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
oh of course! I'm just happy to inspire :aww:
and thank you!
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:iconandromedarayne:
andromedarayne Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013
Awesome! I will share it when I get to it! We have a 'list' of hair she wants done first LOL
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Valravna Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Holy Mother of Odin.... It is lovely... I wish I had very extremely long hair now, and that I could borrow you for a day to have my hair look as awesome as this...

:heart:
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:iconaelthwyn:
aelthwyn Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
hehe, aww thank you! :D
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Goldenspring Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2011  Student Artisan Crafter
Would that I had you to do my hair. Wonderful!
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:iconaelthwyn:
aelthwyn Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
would that I Could play with your hair, it's so lovely! :D
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Miko-dono Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2011
Simply lovely! Where were you when I had hair brushing the tops of my thighs? I have ever been hopeless braiding my own hair, but after a car accident I just let it grow so long, until I constantly got headaches and my family got tired of doing my hair for me. ;)
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:iconaelthwyn:
aelthwyn Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
aww thanks! hehe, I'm always bugging my friends to grow their hair out so I can do stuff like this, makes me sad whenever people cut their hair
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Durnesque Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2011  Student General Artist
Awesome!
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:iconaelthwyn:
aelthwyn Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
thanks!
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:icondurnesque:
Durnesque Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2011  Student General Artist
You're welcome!
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STelari Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Outstanding. I wish you could meet my hair (:
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:iconaelthwyn:
aelthwyn Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
hehe, if only! I never seem to have enough hair subjects at my disposal, hehe
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