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Unread 09-05-2013, 08:40 PM   #1
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Aerith Wig Help

Hello All

I am in desperate need of your collective expertise. I want to cosplay Aerith from FFVII and I think that I made a rookie mistake. I bought a wig that went all the way down my back and down to my butt. However, when I tried to pull it up into her signature high ponytail/braid, it kept slipping into a low ponytail/braid (I think that I should have bought a shorter wig and attached a separate ponytail). I have heard of some people cutting and re-attaching hair (wefts or plugs), but the idea of that terrifies me. Is there any way to salvage my long wig without cutting it, or will I have to bite the bullet and break out the scissors?

Thanks for any help

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Unread 09-06-2013, 09:23 AM   #2
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Nope you need to do A LOT of work to do a updo from scratch and starting with a long wig is a BAD idea.

Depending on were you got it I recommend just using that wig for the braid only and stating wig.

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Unread 09-11-2013, 01:37 PM   #3
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If you find yourself starting over, maybe this would be helpful: http://arda-wigs.com/products/jasmine
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Unread 09-11-2013, 02:07 PM   #4
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I recomend taking it to a stylest who can do uproar as they are experienced in it.

Otherwise get a standard short wig and add a braided clip
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