3. Braid the long sections of hair on either side of the zig zag pattern and secure the ends with elastic hair bands.
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4. Cross each braid loosely to the start of the one on the opposite side and secure with bobby pins.
5. Loosen the loops of the braid to give a fuller look.
6. Also loosen the zig zags across the back of the head until everything meshes together beautifully.
7. Finish with a light coat of hair spray for longer staying power.