I would kill for hair this long and thick -- Beautiful simple braid. To make: french braid a section of your hair on either side. Once they reach the back, braid the rest down. This works better with thick hair.
The Beauty Department -- Double Rope Braid Bun. Pull hair into 2 ponytails side by side, section each into two and rope braid. Twist right rope braid counter-clockwise and in, then do the same with the left rope braid. Finish with hairspray.
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via maggie higdon - Hair Romance - curly Twist & Pin hairstyle tutorial. if you don't have curly hair, you could probably just leave your hair in braids for a night, take it out in the morning and do this.