Hair Trend – The Braid

Posted on: 30/07/2015, by @magnetlook

Braids have been trending for the past couple of years, and it's hear to stay. No matter your personality, style or face shape, there is a braided hairstyle waiting for you to try. Whether it's a lazy day or a "glam" day, below we have gathered 11 Georgous hairstyles for you to experiement with. 

Loose Braid

A loose side braid hairstyle looks effortless and chic at the same time. Try leaving a little bit of hair out around the face, on the opposite side of the braid.


French Braid

To achieve this look start of with a french braid starting from one side of your head and coming down into a braid on the other side of your head.

High Ponytail Braid

Like Blake, try mixing the the high ponytail hair trend with a braid, this look is guaranteed to be an eye catcher.

Waves & Braids

To achieve this look, leave some of your shorter layers of hair around your face, out of your braid and loosely wave them, to get this romantic and unique look.

Knotted Braided High Ponytail

Try doing a high ponytail and then braid your hair and wrap your braid around your hair band two or three times to get this look.

Neat Braid

Simliar to the first braid style we showed this, this style is a more polished and neat version of the deep parted side braid.

Bangs/Fringe Braid

Why not try your side braid with a fringe and few layers left out around the face.


Gradual Braid

Rihanna's braid starts of as a french braid at the side and gradually gets bigger in thickness coming down into a braid.


Flicks and Braids

Why not try leaving some pieces of your hair out, to frame your face when you do a side braid.

All Back Side Braid

For a more casual look, you should pull all your hair back, off your face and create a side braid similar to how Rita Ora has.

Quiff Braid

If your a little bit more adventurous, then this hairstyle could be for you. Backcomb the top part of your hair to create volume and wave hair around that section to create a quiff effect, use a holding hair spray to make sure this style lasts all day. After put your hair into a ponytail and braid.

If you want to know how to do a braid, you can watch this video on how to do braids here

what style is your favourite? Let us know below in the comment section