Learning this braid for summer is a must! It& two sections twisted together -- I& never seen anything like it. It holds shorter layers and looks so gorgeous when fluffed out. Come checkout the tutorial from Abby at Twist Me Pretty
"Cover a light bulb with a doily and spray paint it. The light will shine the pattern onto the walls." I don't know how I feel about flammable spray paint on a hot lightbulb. Maybe spray paint them silver and use them as non-light decoration?