There’s no denying that braids have always been a bridal favourite, especially at mehendi functions. From the classic fishtail braid to the more intricate entwined ones with flowers and other accessories, there is plenty you can do to jazz up your mehendi hairstyle.

However, if you're still skeptical about which braided hairstyle to go ahead with, don’t worry; we've got your back! We scouted around for some of the freshest braided hairstyles sported by Bollywood stars ‘cause we know how much you love them. They're trendy, they're Insta-worthy, and let’s just say, you're about to fall in love!

 

Messy fishtail braid

Messy fishtail braid

The fishtail braid is an extremely versatile hairstyle that looks stunning with Indian outfits as well as western ones. And the best part about this hairstyle is that the messier the better; let Alia show you how. We love how effortlessly chic this hairstyle looks.

 

Long AF braid

Long AF braid

Like your hairstyles to be simple, classy and timeless? Then here’s Sonam Kapoor giving you major hairstyling goals. If you have long hair, simple braid it down till the end. This is the perfect way to flaunt long and voluminous strands without putting in too much effort.

 

Braided half up half down

Braided half up half down

Prefer something slightly different and edgy? Then allow Dia Mirza to show you just how it’s done. We love how she has braided her hair on both sides in this half up-half down hairstyle. The best thing is that this hairstyle allows you to play around with the natural texture of your hair.

 

Loose waves

Loose waves

With hair that looks as beautiful as Mouni Roy’s, you have a world of hairstyling options to choose from. We love this simple yet extremely elegant hairdo that will complement everything from sarees to lehengas to dresses. The puffed up front, loose voluminous waves and delicate braids give this hairdo so much volume.

 

Tousled braided bun

Tousled braided bun

If you feel like wearing your hair in a bun, you need to try this low braided bun, courtesy Diana Penty. Simply sport this stunning hairstyle with statement earrings and defined brows to make heads turn.

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