Get Paid To Be Creative

Find out how I make a living by being creative! Download my FREE ebook, get access to productive challenges, and learn how to make money with your creativity! (learn more)
Please wait...

Quick Rolled Braid Updo For Shorter Hair

By Dana Fox

Here’s another hairstyle I threw together while experimenting with ways to do my shorter locks. As always, this is quick and carefree and is nice when you just want to get the hair out of your face for a while.


1. Start with a deep side part and grab a chunk of hair from the front section

2. Begin a dutch braid, or reverse braid, by passing pieces underneath each section instead of on top like you would a normal braid.

3. Begin incorporating chunks from the top and bottom layers of your hair as you go, in typical french braid fashion. When you get to the back center of your head, pin temporarily.

4. Do the same on the other side.

5. When you get to the end, gather both of the finished braids

6. With the remaining bits of hair, roll everything upwards and continue until tight. Pin in place.

I hope you like this one and be sure to check out my messy braided ponytail and braided crown for shorter hair as well!

Need blog topic ideas? Check out 365 Blog Topic Ideas on Amazon!

Dana Fox
Dana Fox
About me

I am a country loving Canadian with a mind that never sleeps. When I'm not running the Wonder Forest blog ship, you can find me creating artwork for phone cases and home decor, whilst managing the daily tasks of Dana Fox Creative. Visit me at the links below if you wanna be friends and follow along on Snapchat: wonderforest.


Stunning Feminine Halloween Makeup Ideas
October 19, 2016
Cute Cacti Nail Art Tutorial
September 28, 2016
The Best Braids for Long Hair Boss Babes
September 13, 2016
Bold Summer Boat/Pool Party Makeup & Spider Lashes
July 26, 2016
Glamping Guide: How to Camp and Look Good
Glamping Guide: How to Camp and Look Good
June 10, 2016
Spring Blooms Nail Art Tutorial
June 02, 2016
Cherry Blossom Nail Art Tutorial
May 23, 2016
Sterling Silver Hair – Boho Braid Tutorial feat. Bellami
May 19, 2016
3 Ways the Beauty Industry is Changing
3 Ways the Beauty Industry is Changing
May 03, 2016