Out of the many hairstyles we’ve got on repeat, braid hairstyles have got to be our favourite; they’re easy to put together and look phenomenal after just 10 minutes of work. But aren’t you tired of reverting to the basic braid or the regular French one? Well, you’ll be glad to hear that you don’t have to anymore! Take a look at the 5 brand new braided hairstyles to try for a whole new look.
Akin to the twirled strands of a rope, this braid is easy to try out and looks polished with ease! This season, when you are looking for a hairstyle to whip up in a jiffy, the rope braid should be your go-to.
Wear it to – A day at the mall
4 strand braid
We’ve all come to know and love the basic three strand plait so it might come as a surprise that there’s a 4 strand braid in existence too! While it is slightly more complex than its simpler sister braid, the results of this one are simply spell-binding!
Wear it to – A daytime wedding
When your look longs for a touch of royalty, look no further than the Duchess braid. Starting from the edge of the hairline until the end of the hair length, this braid is just the answer when you are looking to add a stylish touch.
Wear it to – Lunch with your friends
Upside down braid
The rise of the upside down plait has turned braiding as we know it on its head, quite literally. Beginning from the base of the back of the head, there’s no braid that looks edgy quite as easily as this one.
Wear it to – A concert
If crowns are meant for queens then half crowns are for princesses. While we’ve all got accustomed to the braided crown hairstyle, the half crown incorporates the upper section of the hair only so that your gorgeous lower locks flutter loosely for you to look nothing short of royalty.
Written by Dayle Pereira on Oct 14, 2016