Easy updo for hot weather.The braided knot. Split your hair down the middle like you are going to do pigtails. Braid each section back, away from your face. Take each braided section and tie into a knot. Pin into place as well as any loose ends.
Part hair down center. braid each pigtail back away from face. tie braids in a knot.-pin loose ends source
This style incorporates two trends — a sock bun and braids — into one perfect summer look. Secure hair into a ponytail and randomly braid small sections. Then, roll your hair into a sock bun and the braids will show through. do to my hair!
For the girls @ the wedding - French braid bun. My daughter taught me the best way to do this is to lay on your stomach on a bed and hang over the edge. Tip: braid past the French braid and be sure to rubber band the end before putting in the messy bun!