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post #11 of 14 Old 07-14-2015, 06:09 AM
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yTNdWhgdIIY
I know you said youtube hasn't really been helping and I don't know if this is exactly what you're looking for but I found this to be the easiest way to do it!
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post #12 of 14 Old 07-14-2015, 01:16 PM
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US braids for showing classes - the look is slightly different to the UK and I think also the Canadian and Australian plaits


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post #13 of 14 Old 07-14-2015, 01:35 PM
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My suggestion is to practice more. Even if you know all the steps and process of plaiting, it is a tough skill that most people don't get on their first try (or 10). This fall and winter when the heat isn't bugging you and the bugs are gone, plait once a week. Soon you will get better at it and you can work out a method that works well for you!
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post #14 of 14 Old 07-14-2015, 07:06 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks everyone, I do agree that I need to practice much more. It just seems like such a chore and I hardly want to spend hours trying to plait instead of riding while I am out with my horse... But that's just my laziness coming out, hahaha!

I think this winter will be full of plaiting practice.
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