Hairstyles with braids are popular with ladies who prefer to wear both formal and casual hairdo. Braids are also functional as they help to control the flow of the locks and are also very useful when you want to wear an updo design. Their versatility is also another reason why ladies love them because there are countless looks that a woman can pull by weaving all or a portion of here strands. And if you are thinking of making twists part of your hairstyle here are 80 awesome looks that you can get.
# 1 Blondie Top Knot
The length and the beautiful color of this hairdo are what ladies will love most. These long strands have a light blonde balayage color design that keeps the roots dark and a very adorable style that involves knitting two short braids at the top that end in a small top knot.
For this headdress, you will need to start a medium size fishtail twist on the front center part and have it on the side before finishing it at the center of the head to create a simple half updo design.
# 3 Gorgeous Double Tails
You cannot go wrong with braids if you already have a long and beautiful natural hair like this. The twists also make styling easy because you only need to pull the strands back section them into two and weave each part into a fishtail pony.
# 4 Sassy Half Up Design
The fishtail is very versatile, and there are countless looks that you can achieve with it. For this hairstyle, it helps to create a half up design that entails giving the locks a slight twist and weaving a small fishtail that starts on one side, wraps around the back and ends on the other.
# 5 Chic Boho Look
This great boho look starts with a balayage color design that is about painting the dark mane with a golden brown shade and in an ombre pattern. The next step is to knit two massive fishtail braids that start from the center part, flow on the sides and combine at the back where they transition into a smaller one that creates a half up design.
# 6 Soft Braided Upstyle
Upstyles are one of the most popular hairstyles with braids, and this is because they are easy to make. This beautiful design entails forming a medium Dutch braid that starts at the front and flows on the side before finishing in a tightly braided bun.
# 7 High-Class Braid on the Side
These locks also come in a beautiful blonde shade that makes styling them easy. Their high-class style entails giving the hair a side part and then weaving some of the strands into a huge and loose fishtail that you should sweep to the side and over the rest of the textured and wavy blonde lock.
# 8 Beach Waves with a Variety of Braids
Textured beach waves like these will in most instances only require a beautiful balayage color to make them look adorable. But, this hairdo spices them with a combination of braids that includes three loose Dutch braids at the top and a medium fishtail hanging at the back.
# 9 Dutch and French Braids into a Bun
This beautiful design will require a lot of skill to create because it entails knitting a twist that has characteristics of both the Dutch and French styles. The twist flows in the middle of the head and ends in a beautiful braided bun at the back.
# 10 Dimensional Twisting and Flower Bun
A look like this will also require extra effort to create, but you can achieve it with a little practice. It is about twisting the strands from the sides to form a dimensional waterfall-like design that ends in a flower bun on the other side.
# 11 Pretty Ladder Braid
This gorgeous hairdo is a variation of the traditional ladder braids, and it can work for almost any length. The dark tone and the waves also help to enhance the hairdo.
# 12 Twisted Edge Fishtail
You can create this fabulous hairstyle without any help if you are good at plaiting hair as it is easier than it looks. It is about forming two small fishtails in the middle of the head and using some extra strands to combine them. You also need to knit them all the way to the back where you should leave the twist hanging over the neck.
# 13 Mohawk Braid Pony
Hairstyles with braids like this one take inspiration from everyday styles like the ponytail and mohawk. This design involves forming a medium size Dutch braid at the top and combining it with the rest of the locks into a ponytail at the center of the head.
# 14 Cute Waves with a Large Fishtail
The length and color of these natural waves are both fantastic, but the half up style that comes from twisting some of the strands and knitting them into a large fishtail is what makes this an outstanding design.
# 15 Sweet Lace Fishtails
This hairdo is very inventive, and this is what gives it an appealing look. it is about forming some sweet rows of lace fishtails, and they entail starting the braids on the side and combining them with a band at the middle of the head.
# 16 Lovely Blondie Side Tail
You can achieve this look with both natural hair and extensions. It is a straightforward design that is all about knitting a Dutch side braid that transitions into a large fishtail that you should leave hanging over the shoulder.
# 17 Lace Wrapped Around French Fishtail
This design is about forming large French fishtail that starts at the front and flows to the back in a curve and with a small lace braid wrapping around it to make the design look elaborate.
# 18 Neat Box Braids
Some ladies will prefer to knit all their strands when it comes to wearing hairstyles with braids. And if this is your preference you can be confident of an upscale look with some medium and dark toned box braids.
# 19 Loose Twists on Highlighted Strands
This beautiful hair color comes from highlighting the strands with brown and blonde streaks. They also have a lovely style that is about forming a loose Dutch braid that flows in the middle and simple twists that start on the sides.
# 20 Rope Twists into Stacked Four Strand
For a glamorous design like this one, you will need to weave two small rope-like twists starting at the front and flowing in a curve. You should then finish the design by transitioning them into a stacked four strand braid.
# 21 Simple and Glamorous Plait
This beautiful shoulder length hair has an excellent color and some cute curls on the ends. The lady spices it with a simple medium size twist at the front that she styles with a side sweep to accentuate her face.
# 22 Dutch Plaits into a Bun Updo
Dutch braids are adorable and very versatile which makes them excellent for an updo design. This hairdo involves knitting two that flow on the sides and end in a tight bun at the back.
# 23 Gorgeous Dutch Pony Braid
This beautiful headdress is about weaving a Dutch headband that starts from a side part and flows into a neatly braided ponytail which the lady styles with a forward sweep over the shoulder.
# 24 Braided Bridal Bliss
For this beautiful bridal hairdo, you will need to weave your long brown strands into medium size braids that flow to the side. The design has a medium Dutch twist at the front, and a fishtail behind it and they combine to form a bubble braid, and the lady knits the rest of the strands into a large fishtail.
# 25 4 Strand Ribbon Waterfall
Four strands twists are easy to make, and this is more so if you also include a ribbon when knitting. This one flows in a diagonal shape at the back to create a unique waterfall design, and the lady finishes it with a white bow and by spicing it up with a small Dutch twist.
# 26 The Upscale Dutch Top Knot
There are endless ways of creating hairstyles with braids, and you only need some creativity. But this should not be a problem with some luscious and textured blonde locks like these. A row of three Dutch twists on the crown that end in a tight top knot is what it takes to create this upscale design.
# 27 Elegant Blondie Plait
The color of this hair is just fantastic, and it comes from hand painting the long wavy locks with a light blonde shade and shadowing the roots. You should then knit the front strands into a Dutch braid that transitions into a fishtail and leave it hanging on the side.
# 28 Romantic Braided Updo
Long hair makes it possible to wear any hairdo that you want. For a refined look like this one, you have to spin your strands into two twists that wrap around the head and pinning them down into an updo.
# 29 The Five Strand Dutch
The Dutch hairstyles with braids come in many forms, and this unique one entails building it in a five strand design and with a lovely flower bun at the center of the head.
# 30 Upstyle with Messy Chignon and Braid
This romantic hairstyle entails pulling back the brown locks and tying them into a loose and messy chignon at the back and with a medium size Dutch braid above it.
# 31 Voluminous Braided Pony
Ladies with a full mane can achieve this impressive hairdo effortlessly. It is all about brushing their locks into a ponytail and with two braids on the sides. The design also entails fluffing the strands protruding from the pony to enhance the volume.
# 32 Chunky Crown with a Few Free Bangs
Hairstyles with braids that involve forming a large braid crown like this one will make any lady look fabulous. The design also has some free locks that help to accentuate the face.
# 33 Charming Half-Up Half-Down
Your textured curly locks can create an appealing half updo design if you know how to style them. This design knits the top strands into a loose braid that wraps around the rest of the head to create a half-up-half-down design and the lady also has a cute brooch as an accessory.
# 34 3D Braided Style
These straight strands have a beautiful tone and a blunt cut, but the 3D braids are also fantastic. The design starts with two small Dutch twists that end in a flower bun at the center of the head. This style also has a four-strand that flows from the bun and with two three-strand braids around it.
# 35 Braided Headband and Large Pull-Through
These silver and ashy highlights give this long hair a sweet tone and introducing some twists create an upscale look. The knitting entails forming a braided headband that flows into a large pull-through that you should leave hanging on the side.
# 36 Stunning Headband and Messy Pull Through Combo
This design is also about forming a medium size headband on the highlighted strands. The hairstyle also includes a stacked and messy pull-through on the side.
# 37 Two Size and Type Twists
Sometimes you have to combine different size and types of braids to get the perfect hairstyles with braids. In this hairdo, the sun-kissed strands start with a small fishtail that flows into a medium size Dutch twist to create an adorable half updo.
# 38 Chick Braid and Bun
As elegant as this style might look it is still very simple to create for ladies with a long hair. It entails knitting the strands into a curved medium size twist that flows into a tight twisted bun at the back.
# 39 Halo Braid Headband
Golden blonde highlights are what give this mane its adorable tone. Also, the styling is upscale, and it involves weaving the strands into a medium size headband and with a few wavy locks below it to frame the face.
# 40 Multi-Braided Pony
This cute hairdo is all about forming a unique ponytail. It entails knitting some small braids that start on the side and overlap over the ponytail. You should also spice up the pony with some twisting and by braiding it.
# 41 Dutch Crown Braid
Hairstyles with braids do not have to be complicated because a simple one such as this that is all about weaving the strands into a Dutch crown is still attractive enough.
# 42 Twisted and Braided Upstyle
This beautiful design entails brushing back the shiny strands, twisting them and weaving a large fishtail braid to form a unique updo design.
# 43 Warm and Lovely Caramel Braid
The cocoa and caramel tone of this hair is fantastic, and it makes things easy as you can not go wrong with any style. These beautiful strands have a lovely braid design that entails a larger fishtail headband and with a small Dutch twist above it to create a stacked look.
# 44 Classy Dutch Fishtail Crown
The Dutch fishtail crown makes it possible to weave your hair while still maintaining some flow. It wraps around the head and with the textured strands flowing to the back.
# 45 Small and Easy Fishtail
Any woman can wear hairstyles with braids because there are many easy options available. This particular one is just straightforward as it is all about knitting two fishtails and joining them with some clips.
# 46 Gorgeous Double Dutch Halo’s
The bright and trendy ombre color design gives these waves an adorable shade, and their upscale styling entails weaving double Dutch halo braids at the top.
# 47 Wrapped Pull Through
You can create endless hairstyles with braids once you understand the basics of spinning hair. For an exquisite headdress like this one, you will need to knit the long strands into a pull-through that wraps around the head like a crown and hangs at the back like a ponytail.
# 48 Half-Up Beach Waves
Half-up hairdos make it possible to maintain some natural flow, but this one looks unique because it has two lovely fishtail twists.
# 49 Stunning Pastel Hair with Side Fishtail
The shine on these strands comes from using balayage to paint the long strands with a light green hue. For the styling, you will need to weave a medium size fishtail and leave it hanging on the sides and with a few free and face-framing locks at the front.
# 50 Messy and Trendy Upstyle
This beautiful design is about pulling the textured strands into a tight bun and forming a messy fishtail twist below it. Also, the lady leaves a few wavy locks hanging on the side.
# 51 Magical Blonde Plaits
Hairstyles with braids are always an excellent idea, and the best thing about them is that most are easy to create. This delightful one is about forming two small twists that start at the front and flow into double Dutch twists that end in a ponytail-like design.
# 52 Side Swept Fishtail
You can never have enough of fishtails as they always give ladies some elegant looks. In this design, the tails are side swept, and the balayage locks also have a loose three-strand twist.
# 53 Half Bun and Braid Combo
This design combines different types of braids and a bun to create a lovely half up design. The design starts with a medium fishtail that flows into a twisted bun, and it also has two neat braids hanging around it at the back.
# 54 Twists on Muted Pastel Locks
The metallic tone of this hair which comes from painting it with gray, silver and few other pastel shades looks amazing. But the styling which entails forming a simple Dutch crown and a fishtail are also very upscale.
# 55 Reverse Dutch Braids and Bows
This beautiful headdress is about sectioning the strands into two and knitting each part into a medium size Dutch braid that ends in a stylish bow at the top of the head.
# 56 Impeccable French Braid Updo
A gorgeous updo like this one is perfect for formal events such as prom, dinner dates or even a wedding. It is an easy hairstyle that entails forming a medium size French braid that flows into a tucked bun at the back.
# 57 Inventive Crown and Knot
These long balayage locks have a beautiful shade and some waves, and their styling is also very impressive. It entails knitting the strands into a crown-like design that ends in a small knot.
# 58 Upside Down Braids into a Messy Bun
The level of inventiveness in this headdress is very impressive, and it proves that there are endless ways of creating hairstyles with braids. This design has rows of reverse Dutch braids that are all around the head, and they end in a messy bun at the top.
# 59 Criss-Cross Dutch’s into Fishtails
The criss-cross design that the twists at the top section create are very impressive, but they also have an amazing transition into some thick fishtails that also adds some beauty and style to the hairdo.
# 60 Shoulder Length Stands with a Loose Twist
Ladies with shoulder-length locks should try this fabulous hairstyle as it will give them a chic look. It is a simple design that is all about introducing a loose Dutch twist to the wavy blonde locks to control their flow.
# 61 Mixed Braid Bun
This impressive updo design is about mixing different braid types to create a chic design. The braids are a Dutch with a fishtail behind it, and they flow into a simple bun with a little braid wrapping around it.
# 62 Side Braid with a Low Bun
A straightforward design like this one will only take you a few minutes to create. It is about weaving a medium size and regular Dutch braid that ends in a simple bun at the back.
# 63 Half Up Bow Combo
These straight strands have an amazing style that entails combining a small bowknot with a medium size Dutch braid that also transitions into a fishtail to create a distinct half up design.
# 64 Cute Side Cornrows
Although these silky strands already have a beautiful color blend introducing some cornrows on the sides still manages to spice up the look.
# 65 Elegant Purple Locks with Twists
It is hard to decide what makes this an adorable hairdo between the impressive purple streaks on the black hair and the twists that entail forming some Dutch braids that start on the side and combine at the back to create a neat fishtail. But the fact is that everything about this headdress is very upscale.
# 66 Chic and Easy Braided Updo
This glamorous upstyle is about sweeping back your blonde locks and weaving them into a tight and cute chignon. Also, the hairdo entails leaving some wavy locks at the front hanging over the face.
# 67 Perfect Three Plait Design
You will need to form three twists to get a cute hairstyle like this one. It is a trendy design that involves pulling the strands back and weaving them into a medium size fishtails in the middle and with two small three-strand twists on the sides.
# 68 Double Tieback Braids
Any lady that loves simple tieback designs will want to wear this lovely hairstyle. It is an impressive style that entails knitting the hair into small braids that criss-cross and combine at the back to create cute double tiebacks.
# 69 Puff Loop Braid
There are some hairstyles with braids like this that will require some skill and practice to create. But, this puff loop braid is still a simple design once you figure out how to do it and it is perfect for spicing up your curly locks.
# 70 Edgy Fishtail with a Side Sweep
Fishtails are gorgeous and easy to create and if you make yours with a little creativity like this one you can be sure of a unique hairdo. It is about starting it at the center part and weaving it into a headband that flows into a long tail that you should leave hanging over the shoulder.
# 71 French Woven Fishtail
Although this design looks sophisticated, any woman with some experience in making hairstyles with braids can pull it. The style is all about forming an intricate fishtail in a French style that starts at the front and incorporates all the strands.
# 72 Mixed Braids Elegance
Modern ladies always prefer to wear innovative designs like this one. It is an upscale and trendy mixed braids style that involves forming a large five strand braid in the middle and with two three-strand on the sides and a couple of rope twists.
# 73 Fancy Half Up Design
These straights strands have a gorgeous hand painted color that is also in an ombre design and their half up design is about weaving two small braids that end at the center of the head to create a fancy layout.
# 74 Fun Dutch Rows
If you have a long and healthy natural mane with a beautiful tone, this is the best style for you. It is a straightforward cornrow design that is all about weaving the locks into a few neat Dutch twists.
# 75 Adorable Side Braid
This hair is beautiful enough thanks to the amazing length, volume, and color. And with such a perfect mane the lady only needs to spin a small side braid and accessorize with a beautiful crown to create an attention-grabbing look.
# 76 Elaborate Braided Updo with a Stunning Headband
Most hairstyles with braids are easy to create, and this is why ladies will always turn to them when they want something simple and stylish. For a look like this one, you will need to knit the front locks into a headband and pull everything into a braided bun and finish by complementing the look with a stunning headpiece.
# 77 Delightful Prom Hair
A headdress like this one will make sure that you have a memorable prom because how you look always affects how you feel. And it is also a simple design that you can achieve with a little effort as it is all about keeping the strands at a shoulder-grazing length and weaving some into a small Dutch headband.
# 78 Upscale French Braid into a Fishtail
This beautiful hairstyle also involves combining two types of braids. It starts with a French twist at the top of the head that transitions into a beautiful fishtail that the wearer styles with a sweep over the shoulder.
# 79 Flip Braid into a Ponytail
This lovely design is a combination between two flip braids that start on the side and a simple ponytail. The straight strands make it easy to form the twists, and this means that the style is perfect when you want a quick fix for your locks.
# 80 Huge French Braid and Bun
French braids are not hard to make, and they always give ladies some chic and stylish hairdos. The one in this design is huge and neat, and it ends in a tight bun that the lady only has to frame with a cute headband to finish her headdress.
The 80 hairstyles with braids above prove that there are endless looks that you can achieve by braiding your hair inventively. And the good thing is that there is always something that you can wear whether you want to knit all your strands or just a small portion.