A few months ago I was interested in the hair wraps, (I've heard some call them crazy braids, etc.) so I went on over to Michaels (craft store) and bought a variety of beads in all different shapes and colors. I picked up the sting/thread as well and the wire. I watched a few tutorial videos online and figured it out as I went. wrapping the colored thread/string around the straind of hair, the thicker the better. It's just Basically, like anything else that's new, alot of trial and error:) Eventually I got the hang of it, and here are the results.