here are the directions to the five strand braid that i pinned a moment ago..
Braided Tube Scarf - Wayback Machine - ProvoCraft Pattern
HOW-TO: Super Cute 4-Strand Braid (Step-by-Step Diagram Included)
5 Strand Braid Bun - 16 Heatless DIY Hairstyles To Get You Through The Summer | GleamItUp
another reason to not cut my hair . . . How To Do A 5 Strand Braid Hairstyle
How-to: 5 Strand Braid at HandsOccupied.com
DIY 5 Strand Braid Tutorial from Design and Form here. This is a really clear tutorial and I like the leather cord used. For friendship bracelets of all kinds go here.
4 strand braid | Breadth Challenge #19: Four strand flat braid | Pelagia's A&S 50 ...
dutch woven 5 strand braid with 2 ribbons criss-crossed