My title is Shelley Gifford from Melbourne, Australia and I’ve a lovely little daughter named Grace.
Rising up I at all times cherished braiding, I might take any likelihood I might get to braid household and pals hair. On the time although I solely ever knew tips on how to French and Dutch braid, I wasn’t conscious that so many different in depth braids existed.
It was in April 2014 that I found a world of braiding on Social Media. I discovered accounts that had been solely set as much as present hairstyles that mums had created on their daughters. I cherished what I noticed and it was then that I began my very own Fb and Instagram braiding accounts. I began following different hair and braiding accounts: asking questions and repeatedly watching video tutorials. I additionally attended braiding and up-do workshops. I simply love studying new kinds and advancing my abilities. I’m hair obsessed. I’m at all times difficult myself to create one thing new and distinctive.
Our lives are so busy with college and after college actions that I really like that morning time the place we’re all collectively as a household. George is rarely removed from our aspect when I’m braiding and sometimes, if I’m fortunate, hubby will make the coffees. It’s good to have that point to bond as a household within the mornings earlier than the mad rush of the day begins.
Rising up I at all times cherished braiding, I might take any likelihood I might get to braid household and pals hair
And that’s after I’ve began braiding my daughter Grace’s hair
I braid Grace’s hair most days and take the picture of the model within the morning earlier than Grace leaves for college
I solely have approx 15-20 minutes on a faculty morning so if it may possibly’t be achieved on this time I depart it for weekend
Grace is implausible, I’ve been styling her hair since she was a toddler so she doesn’t know any completely different
It’s her quiet time for TV after she is prepared for college so she is very happy to take a seat there
I really like doing one thing that I’m so enthusiastic about and that Grace will get to be part of it
She’s candy, affectionate and exquisite little lady. Grace is everybody’s pal
Grace’s hair is definitely observed by lots of people in school, dance and her different actions
Everybody’s suggestions to Grace’s hair is implausible
We’ve had individuals method us in streets saying I do know that lady, based mostly solely on her having an uncommon braid
I really like studying new kinds, advancing my abilities and difficult myself to create one thing new and distinctive
I discover it straightforward to braid and submit photographs of my kinds day by day. If you love doing one thing, it’s straightforward!
Pondering of recent kinds is time consuming, however that’s as a result of I at all times need them to be distinctive
Typically braiding appears extra like artwork than an on a regular basis coiffure
Our lives are so busy with college and after college actions
That’s why I really like mornings the place we’re all collectively as a household