I tried out braids today and sure they’re pretty simple. Right-over-middle, left-over-middle, repeat. But the perfect look is all in the details, the wisps of hair that don’t make it in, tossing it loosely over your shoulder, the tendrils that frame the face..


Cristina V. Cleveland

Cristina V. Cleveland is a senior beauty editor based in Austin, TX. She has been exploring personal style and decor on Fuji Files since 2009. Her work as a writer and editor has appeared in publications like Refinery29, Birchbox, TradHome Magazine, To&From Magazine, Coco+Kelley, CamilleStyles and ads in Glamour, InStyle and Lucky.

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  1. I love any and all braids! I’m obsessed with the fishtail but I don’t have enough hair for it to look full.

    KeepItFvncy,
    M.E.

    P.S. – I really like the illustration by Garance Dore

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Fuji Files was started by Cristina Cleveland, the Managing Editor of NaturallyCurly, the largest hair and beauty content platform. Her work as a writer and editor has appeared in publications like Refinery29, Teen Vogue, CamilleStyles, Blavity, Birchbox, TradHome Magazine, Coco+Kelley, and ads in Glamour, InStyle and Lucky.