A sweet milkmaid braid tutorial for short-haired brides #Fashion DIY#hairstyle#short hair#superficial snack Updated Oct 12 2015 (Posted Jun 28 2012) Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photo by Meek-n-Mild.com Can I just say that I am so happy that braids are back and that I'm seeing milkmaid braids everywhere? Give me a barefoot bride in braids and I'm won over. This tutorial comes from YouTuber Shirleybeniang of Meek-n-Mild.com. She has shorter hair and utilizes extensions to get the required amount of length. This look can obviously lend itself to a casual or hippie vibe, but the way Shirley is styled, with the red lips and tendrils, gives this style a really chic edge. Wonder twin versatility power activate! Check out the video for the full how-to: Photo by Meek-n-Mild.com Photo by Meek-n-Mild.com Catherine Clark Catherine Clark loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur babies, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Print photos of your lost loved ones for your memorial candles NEXT How to make an obi-inspired wedding sash Show/Hide comments [ 3 ] That's how I'm doing my hair for my wedding! I already did a hair trial and we are using more hair and braids to get a more royal look. Reply Love it! I've been looking for good extensions to use. Hers match perfectly. Reply This is definitely getting me to rethink my original "No extensions" policy for my wedding hair. I'll play with natural textures to see if this can be a thing. Reply Join the conversation Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.