17 Mesmerising Braided Bread Techniques That Might Melt Your Brain

Lose yourself in the pillowy folds of homemade bread, with these mesmerising braiding techniques that might just melt your brain. What's more is that they're not actually that difficult re-create, provided you follow the instructions. From a Nutella-stuffed star bread, to a Swedish cinnamon plait that looks massively intricate but is actually simple, these are about to ruin your low-carb diet. Sorry about that.

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More delicious than any optical illusion out there.