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Vertical Weave Part 1

With Michelle Thompson
Duration30 minutes
Skill levelIntermediate
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Michelle Thompson's hair extensions tutorial is the first in a two-part Afro Caribbean presentation and is a vertical base braid which supports a curved natural long weave. This will provide Michelle with a platform to create a long sleek one length look with a bold full fringe in Part 2.

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Technical skills

  • Braiding
  • Creating curl
  • Creating movement
  • Creating volume
  • Multiple cornrows
  • On base
  • Plaiting
  • Tonging


Contributor: Michelle Thompson
Model: Stacey
Make-Up Artist: Clayre Sodeau
Photographer: Jamie Harrison

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Vertical Weave Part 1