It’s about to get hot and we know you are ready to show up and show out. So, we’ve compiled some of our favorite ways to rock braids this summer. Check out some of these hair styles below!
We stan bold style statements and a well-executed braided Ombre will definitely turn heads this summer! hippiechiklifestyle is a perfect example of how to crush this look. Extra points for the extra long braids.
2. Braided Buns
Buns are always cute and braided buns are double the cuteness! If this braided bun style by braided__ doesn’t convince you then keep scrolling for more styles!
3. Simple Bun
It two buns are too much then try this simple braided bun for a classy but simple variation. faceovermatter sure makes it look effortless and chic.
4. Chunky Braids
Sometimes less is more and these simple braids allow your face, your beat, or your accessories to do all the talking. Check out how therealateku pulls off the look.
5. Beaded Braids
Adding beads to braids are an easy way to spice up the look. Take a cue from curlfriendari for a beaded summer look.
Summer means it’s the time to take risks on brightly colored hair. If you’re not scared to shy away from dark hair try some blonde braids like x.ivv.
Trying to keep those long braids in check can get annoying. Take a tip from jah.cherise‘s book and use a few strands to wrap your hair. Special shout out to her bold color choice and all the beads!
Up your simple braids by tying them with some fun summer colors to accomplish taj_nicole‘s look.
Beads aren’t the only way to embellish your braids! Take a cue from strashme, if you’re bold, and try some other bold accessories.
10. Layered Up
This unique style is all pinned layers and intricacies. For more of this look check out africancreature.
11. Braided Bob
Bobs are great for a simple summer look. Minimize length and shape your face with a braided bob like blairimani‘s.
12. Braided Bangs
If you’re a fan of bangs then give the braided version a go. Take a look at how adamaparis pulls hers off.
14. Braided Bantu Knots
Braided bantu knots are an even edgier version of a style that we all know and love. Take a peek at how relahwinde takes this style to the next level.
If you’re interested in trying something different a braided mohawk is the way to go. Done correctly this look can be chic, edgy, or classy. Take a look at pekelariley‘s take on the look.
16. Shoulder Length Frayed
Fraying the ends of your braids whether long or short is a good way to up your braid game. fka.jig‘s certainly makes it look stunning.
17. Free Ends
Sensualize your two braids by leaving the ends out for a fuller look. Take a peek at how braid.barbie continuously recreates this style.
We hope we gave you some inspiration and don’t forget to protect those edges while your hair is getting laid for the summer.