How to do Fishtail Braid on your Afrokids Natural Hair

(Last Updated On: May 19, 2016)
How to Fish Tail Braid
By DiscoveringNatural

Fishtail braids are also known as herringbone or fish bone braid. This is because this type of braiding technique resembles a fish bone. The difference between fishtail braids and a traditional braid is that you simply start braiding with four sections of hair, adding more hair as you go along.

Confused? Take a look at the tutorial below where I twisted the hair first before braiding

About Sola

Sola is the mother of two natural hair girls, known to all, as “Big Sis” and “Lil Sis”. She is a blogger and advocate for helping parents with caring for their children’s hair and also their own hair. Sola is passionate about helping other people discover what being natural is, hence why her blog and YouTube channel is known as “DiscoveringNatural”. She enjoys spending time with her family and sharing life experiences with her friends, family and YouTube friends on her vlog channel, “DNVlogsLife”. Sola’s natural hair journey started with one year of transitioning. She had already transitioned her older daughter the year prior and was fully equip with doing so herself. The information she gathered during this time was valuable in educating others following the same path to returning to being natural. As of November 2013, Sola has been two years natural, however, the amount of knowledge she has learnt from this journey has been enormous. Her goal is to help others have a successful natural hair journey, and also teach parents how to manage their children’s natural hair.