Easy Peasy How-to for a Hairstyle Up-do ~for short-haired dolls~

IMG_4856So your very short-haired doll like Kit or Ivy wants to have her hair up, but you don’t know how to do that? Perhaps you’re been trying to do an up-do on your doll’s short hair for a while but just haven’t found the right way?

IMG_4875Well, not to worry. With thisย very easy how-to, your short-haired dolls will love their new look!

IMG_4868For this, you’ll need a hair band (or two) and some bobby-pins (you can use as many as you want, but I only end up needing about four every time.).

IMG_4869First, make a ponytail – it can be at any height, high or low, because whatever hair falls out you’ll bobby pin up, but that part comes later.

IMG_4870You’ll end up with something like…uh…like this.

IMG_4871Now, take theย hair that is sticking out and bobby pin it up, like this. You’ll need about 2+ bobby-pins for this.

IMG_4872Take the remaining hair and separate it into two parts.

IMG_4873Pin one side up towards the hair-band:

IMG_4874Now the other side.

IMG_4875You can use another hairband around her head (if it’s big enough) for that extra touch. ๐Ÿ™‚

Continue pinning up extra hairs if you need to, and there you have it!

IMG_4876Ellie waves bye!

I hope you enjoyed! Let me know if you do this hairstyle on your doll and if it turned out OK! ๐Ÿ™‚

~Madison~

By | 2015-12-14T11:02:06+00:00 May 25th, 2015|All, Hairstyles|31 Comments

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31 Comments

  1. Emily May 25, 2015 at 7:08 pm - Reply

    I have kit so i am going to try it on her. I am glad I can get her hair up now! I might try it on my MAG doll to because she has short hair but not as short as kits. bye.

  2. Loren May 26, 2015 at 11:20 am - Reply

    Thanks for doing this! I can’t wait to try it on my Ivy.
    ~Loren

  3. Megan May 26, 2015 at 12:21 pm - Reply

    This looks FABULOUS!

  4. Megan May 26, 2015 at 12:21 pm - Reply

    Oh…. heh heh, not fLab, fab.

  5. Katie May 26, 2015 at 5:15 pm - Reply

    Hey..I would like to talk with you about your current situation with the summer camp thing.. so would you like to? somewhere private? ( Email, etc.)…Please reply ASAP!

    • Molly and Madison
      Molly and Madison May 29, 2015 at 12:30 pm - Reply

      I can’t e-mail… are you registered on girlsforjesus.boardhost.com? It’s not about AG or homeschool – we could PM there if you’d like.

  6. Halo May 28, 2015 at 2:38 pm - Reply

    Maddie I am just letting you know that I posted another post today!

    • Molly and Madison
      Molly and Madison May 29, 2015 at 12:31 pm - Reply

      I saw it! ๐Ÿ˜€ (I haven’t been commenting lately because I’ve been super busy – we’re still unpacking like crazy! Hopefully it settles down soon…)

  7. Kathleen May 29, 2015 at 1:58 pm - Reply

    Hi! I realized I didn’t say how much I love this hairstyle, so I apologize for not saying that. -_-

    • Molly and Madison
      Molly and Madison May 29, 2015 at 2:11 pm - Reply

      Hey no problem! ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ Thanks – I like it too ๐Ÿ™‚ .

      • Kathleen May 29, 2015 at 5:28 pm - Reply

        Ah, ok. ๐Ÿ™‚ That makes sense.
        I hope so too! Blargh she better.
        Oh cool! We’re so alike.. I was telling my mom more about you the other day and she was saying we should totally meet IRL. I told her that’s why I’ve been trying to say for months. -_- Really though, I wish I lived in Florida. Do you know (other than possibly around your birthday) when your in Texas? We might be visiting our relatives sometime this year.
        Aww, thanks! I realized I never told you that I’ve been praying for you as well. ๐Ÿ™‚

        • Molly and Madison
          Molly and Madison May 31, 2015 at 11:24 am - Reply

          ๐Ÿ™‚
          ๐Ÿ˜€
          I know – we really are alike!! ๐Ÿ˜€ LOL! I think it would be amazing if we met in real life ๐Ÿ™‚ . I believe for a few weeks in early June…we’ll be back in Florida for my birthday though, but we are celebrating it with my BFF’s in Texas.
          YW! And thank you :-). IDK how many times I say this, but…that means a lot. <3

        • Kathleen May 31, 2015 at 3:38 pm - Reply

          ๐Ÿ˜€ XD We love smiley-faces.
          Yes it would! Is it OK if my mom emails your commenting email (I’m assuming it is your dad’s email?) and asks the exact days and whatnot? I don’t feel comfortable saying when we’ll be visiting where.
          You’re welcome too! I hope so. ๐Ÿ™‚

          • Molly and Madison
            Molly and Madison June 2, 2015 at 3:18 pm - Reply

            Hehe! XD ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚
            I don’t know … which commenting email are you talking about? (just need to make sure it’s the right one before your mom emails it lol.)
            ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€

          • Kathleen June 4, 2015 at 6:58 am - Reply

            Blargh I’m sorry, I thought I replied to this
            It’s the rl@————–.com (Won’t say the whole email — I’m sure your dad doesn’t want to get spammed to death!)
            Also Madi I have an idea for us to talk. I know you have Google+ — are you allowed to PM me through that?

          • Kathleen June 17, 2015 at 7:25 am - Reply

            Never mind, I saw it. She’s still thinking about it, I think. We’ve been really busy and she hasn’t really had the time to think about it much. Maybe if I remind her that I asked her in March….

            • Molly and Madison
              Molly and Madison June 17, 2015 at 10:13 am - Reply

              Oh, OK. (Yeah, I understand about the busy thing! I think everybody does XD)

      • Kathleen May 29, 2015 at 5:29 pm - Reply

        Also, I just sent in my video for FAFF next week on AGF. ๐Ÿ™‚

        • Molly and Madison
          Molly and Madison May 31, 2015 at 11:25 am - Reply

          OK! Great! I can’t wait to watch it! ๐Ÿ˜€

          • Kathleen May 31, 2015 at 3:38 pm - Reply

            ๐Ÿ˜€ I’m super excited for you to see it! It’s not the best, but oh well.

            • Molly and Madison
              Molly and Madison June 2, 2015 at 3:01 pm - Reply

              I can’t wait to see it! ๐Ÿ˜€ I bet it’s awesome. ๐Ÿ™‚

          • Kathleen June 4, 2015 at 12:25 pm - Reply

            Yay! You’ll see it tomorrow!

  8. Halo May 29, 2015 at 6:29 pm - Reply

    I understand how hard it is to unpack my sis just moved to Portland on sunday and it took them SOO long just to pack. Today I went with my mom to her house to clean it up for the showing and the alarm went off! IT SCARED THE WITS OUT OF MEH! I guess my one year old niece turned it on through the phone and we didn’t know it!

    • Molly and Madison
      Molly and Madison May 31, 2015 at 11:27 am - Reply

      Yeah, unpacking can be…let’s just say, HORRIBLE! XD. LOL! That’s a very smart niece you have! Alarms always startle me…it took me a little bit to get used to the alarm system we had in our old house. The second you triggered it, it would beep rapidly for 30 seconds – you were rushing to enter in the passcode to turn it off or (if you’re me, which didn’t know the passcode) covering your ears, cringing, screaming, “SOMEBODY QUICK TURN THE ALARM OFF!” and then BLAMO! Alarm goes off. XD

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