How to braid horse hair

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    11-19-2013, 12:25 AM
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How do I braid horse hair for small crafts. Like doing necklaces and braclets. Do I need to coat the hair in anything special to make it stay together? Is there anything that I should not put on the hair.
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    11-20-2013, 04:14 AM
Washing usually makes it a bit more difficult to handle, but you want it clean of course, so I gently wash then do a bit of hairspray before beginning and it seems To cooperate much better. I'm no pro though, probably best to find out true tips from one that does it on a reg basis
    12-16-2013, 03:08 AM
I think there is a book called "Braiding with Horsehair" by D. Gadway and R. Schuerler It supposed to be good for beginners. Might give you some pointers.
    03-03-2014, 08:01 PM
I'd also look on YouTube and Google, I've found some fun crafts and instructions off of random sites. Wish I could remember them!
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