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Synonyms for plait

a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair

any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape

make by braiding or interlacing


weave into plaits

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It's best to err on the slightly dough, perfect for neat plaits.
Finish the look with a fine mist of Charles Worthington Style Setter Long Lasting Max Hold Spray, and use your fingers to buff the front of the hairline to break up the plait and create a soft, fluffy halo effect.
To avoid looking too neat and 'done', mess up the plaits a little to give them a fluffy feel, leaving some of them looser than others.
I learned to plait when my first pony was really naughty, and the only class I could ride him in at shows in the beginning was the best-turned-out.
On the streets of her native Kaifeng city in China's central Henan province, Zhang towed eight cars - each weighing over a ton - attached to her plait.
But the science is perfectly, absolutely correct, and Plait tells all sides of the story in his shocking, hysterical, edifying tale of the universe's prowess.
Hair styles that pull the hair up are the perfect solution for keeping your cool this summer and nothing says easy-breezy bohemian chic like a pretty plait.
Lantmannen Unibake USA has introduced Maple Pecan Plait, a Danish for the in-store bakery that combines New England maple syrup with Georgia pecans into a pastry consisting of 24 lightly folded layers that are woven into a traditional Danish Plait shape.
The child's head in the calabash could have been merely gruesome; yet what haunts us is the mother's sadness, so deep that she can only say, "it took me so long to plait this hair.
Plait says it was just such dismay that inspired him to launch his [Bad Astronomy] site in 1993 while completing a Ph.
Be it an Amerindian woman plaiting her daughter's hair in the privacy of her home or the quiet charm of "Corn Plait, Red Dress" where the women shown seem to have all the time in the world.
Nengudi caused quite a buzz with her JAM solo debut: a group of nylon-stocking works called "Repondez S'il Vous Plait," or "The Panty Hose Pieces," 1975-77.
Oddys have also introduced a range of plait machines, enabling the production of a wide of plait-type products without the need for using skilled labour.
up a "scholarship" plait to subsidize nonpublic education in the District of Columbia.