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Rope Braid How-To | Alice + Olivia Fall 2015

Wait Until You See This Alice + Olivia Updo From the Back

Rope Braid How-To | Alice + Olivia Fall 2015
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Alice + Olivia's creative director Stacey Bendet never sends a boring beauty look down the runway (thank God!), and this season lead stylist Rodney Cutler created a chignon adorned with bright-red carnations. The strong, sleek updo didn't compete with the bold oxblood lip in front. But when the models turned around, the twisted bun stole all the attention. This simple style started with a rope braid, which has to be one of the easiest plaits to pull off — we promise. Get the step-by-step breakdown of this runway look when you keep reading.

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