Take inspo from these celeb-approved styles.
Switch up your signature look and try a braided style, the single best way to let your creativity shine through. Hey, your messy ponytail had a good run! But after a lifetime of being haphazardly twisted and tied-up, it’s begging to be retired. And if straight hair is your signature style, please put down the flat-iron now: heat damage is real and will be at an all-time high now summer’s here. Cut your styling time in half by going for a effortlessly cool, easy-to-manage protective style. With a new season upon us, why not try one of these ridiculously pretty, celeb-inspired braided styles instead.
The styling options are endless when it comes to braids. From an accessorized crown braid to jumbo knotless box braids, you have choices galore. We’ve pulled braidspo from far and wide to present you with all types of looks suitable for every occasion and hair texture. Some of these styles may take a great chunk of your day to achieve but will last for weeks, while other styles can be achieved in no time at all. Ahead, we’ve rounded up 40+ mood board-worthy braided styles to inspire your next look.