Love hair accessories? Love braids? Then this is a trend just for you! We saw an outpour of big-girl hair accessories this year with studded barrettes, velvet hairbands, slides with pearls and accents, metallic chains and more. These cool-girl add-ons instantly glam up your usual hairdos like a braid and make them look insanely chic and classy.

We have here 5 awesome braids adorned with sassy hair accessories that are sure to make you go ‘woah’. Take a look and try them out yourself...

Pierced braids
 

Pierced braids

Add some drama to your braid by placing small hair rings (yes, that’s a thing) between your locks. This artistic and edgy AF hairdo is an easy way to turn your usual braid into a quirky one in no time.

Beauty and the beads
 

Beauty and the beads

Remember those cute and colourful clip-on hair beads that were huge in the 90s? Well, they made a comeback this year and are more chic and glamourous than ever! Metallic silver and golden beads make your sleek side braid look oh-so pretty.

Bohemian braid 101
 

Bohemian braid 101

How to make your messy side braid more beachy and bohemian? Thread a string made with fringes and beads through the braid and instantly spice up your look.

Set in scarf
 

Set in scarf

A braid in summer keeps your hair away from your face and those sweaty moments at bay. But your summer-perfect braid is incomplete without a summery headscarf woven through it. Interweave a nice silk scarf with your usual three-strand braid to make your braid pop.

Chained braid
 

Chained braid

Move over shimmery clips and tiny flowers for accessorising braided wedding hairstyles! Be sassier and cooler with this chained braid. Use a golden hair chain or grab a body chain and clip it around your braid aesthetically with bobby pins. Elegant and chic!

Image courtesy: Pinterest