Nowadays ladies prefer to go with bright hairdos, and purple braids are one of the favorite designs for those that want to wear protective hairstyles. Purple is a bright and chic shade that always seems to give ladies an upscale look. This beautiful color also comes in different shades, and so ladies will always get an opportunity to choose a shade that goes well with their skin tone or their braid design. To make sure that this hue works well for your protective styles here are 70 different looks that you can wear.
# 1 The Bold Mohawk
This hairstyle starts with some medium size faux locs in the middle of the head with the sides shaved short. The lady then styles the locs into a bold mohawk design that makes her stand out.
For this beautiful hairdo, the woman uses different shades of purple to create some cute faux locs. However, they are only in the middle of the head, and she keeps the sides short and faded. Also, the ones at the front are short to create cute over the face bangs, and she finishes the design by accessorizing with a scarf.
# 3 Neat Dark Purple Braids
These braids are as neat as any headdress can get, and they are perfect for a lady that wants a clean formal look. Their purple shade is very dark, and some people will even mistake it for black. They also have a cute design that entails forming them into a large bun-like style.
# 4 Black to Lilac Ombre
Although there is nothing fancy about the design of these twists their color is what gives them their impressive look. It combines the natural black color with lilac extensions to create an adorable ombre design.
# 5 Medium Size Rainbow Locks
The knitting design for these locks is very straightforward, but they still look cute. Their beauty comes from the fact that they incorporate different extension colors which include purple, blue, pink and brown to create some lovely rainbow locks.
# 6 Sweet Rows into a Pony
For this design, you need to knit some fancy rows of braids that combine to form a simple ponytail at the center of the head. Also, the design requires you to add in some purple extensions so as to create some ombre contrast between the rows and the twists protruding from the pony.
# 7 Sweet Ombre Braiding
Ombre braiding is very popular, and this is because of the striking patterns that it creates. For this design, it entails adding some light purple extensions to the natural black hair. However, the styling into a top knot and with a scarf also enhances this look.
# 8 Black and Purple Locks
The beautiful pattern in this hairdo comes from combining black and purple extensions to give the hair an attractive design. This design finishes by tying the locks at the back and styling by pushing them over the shoulder.
# 9 Chic Pigtails
When you decide to color your hair with a beautiful purple hue, this is one of the looks that you can get. It is a simple design that will only require you to gather the strands into some massive pigtails.
# 10 Inventive Color Combination
This design goes with rows of feed in braids, but they look distinct because of their color. To create the striking color design you will need to add purple and pink extensions to the twists but in an original pattern.
# 11 Easy Lilac Twists
Once you choose the right color for your twists, you will not have to do anything complicated to create a refined look. For this particular style, the lady only needs to add the lilac extensions and use them to weave some medium size twists.
# 12 Glamorous Purple Braids
Although these bright and beautiful braids are only on a small portion of the head, they still give the lady an adorable look. The rest of the hair is short and with a beautiful pastel shade, but the styling of the twists into a bun and with some over the face also help to enhance the overall look.
# 13 Cool Pastel Fishtails
Fishtail braids always look fantastic, but these are a class higher than the rest. Their beauty comes from the lovely hair color that combines some bright pastels. The lady only has three of them, but they are massive and with an intricate pattern that will require a lot of skills to achieve.
# 14 Adorable Crown on Highlighted Hair
The color is the first step when wearing this hairdo and it entails highlighting the straight strands with purple and blue shades. After the color, the only other thing is to create a medium size crown braid.
# 15 Thick Faux Locs Ponytail
Faux locs are a unique and protective hairstyle that seems to work for most ladies. This particular one comes in a dark purple shade, but the styling that entails pulling the locks into a ponytail at the center of the head is what makes them stand out.
# 16 Tri-Color Ombre Crochets
Crochet braids are quite popular, and this is more so because they are easy to create. However, this design shows that it is possible to spice them up and it does this by having the twists in three levels of color to create a cute ombre design.
# 17 Elegant Fishtail Crown
No woman can say no to a crown braid as it is not only comfortable but also very attractive. To wear one like this you need to color your textured strands with a purple shade and then weave them into a large fishtail braid that wraps around the head.
# 18 Glossy Pigtails
These purple braids look fantastic, and although their pigtails design is very straightforward, their color is just breathtaking. The shade involves painting the locks with a blend of pink and purple.
# 19 Sassy and Stylish Locs
There are endless ways of wearing the faux locs, but fashion-forward ladies prefer to have them in a sassy design like this one. It entails only having them in the middle of the head and chopping the front ones to make them short. Also, this one mixes different shades of purple and pink.
# 20 Feed-In Ponytail
Feed-in braids will always look adorable, but you can be sure of a more refined look if you form yours in a bright shade and also into a ponytail like this one.
# 21 Beautiful Side Swept Twists
These dark purple braids maintain a consistent tone throughout the head. But, they also have a unique knitting pattern that finishes them with a beautiful side sweep.
# 22 Pretty Plum Braids
The shine on these strands comes from a skillful and keen color melt that incorporates different shades of purple and violet. Since the strands are already glamorous enough, an intricate braid that creates a unique updo is all the styling they need.
# 23 Gorgeous Purple Locks
The color and uniform size are what give these twists their adorable look. However, they also have a cute styling that is about forming a bun over the forehead and leaving the rest of the locks hanging on the sides.
# 24 Ultra Hot Color Combo
This headdress is all about combining different pastel shades to create an ultra hot hair color. Its styling is also inventive, and it entails forming a top knot and some loose and messy twists on the sides.
# 25 Vivid Shades and Twists
The bright shades on this hairstyle involve painting the wavy black hair with purple, pink and blue pastels. The strands also have some cute braids that entail forming a Dutch braid that wraps around the head and finishes into a fishtail at the back.
# 26 Mix Braided Design
Mixing different twist design is a simple but effective way of creating an adorable headdress. However, for a style like this one you will first need to give the locks the cute colors. For the braids, you need a Dutch crown over a fishtail one and combine everything at the back into an intricate fishtail.
# 27 Extra-Long Purple Ponytail
This design will require you to add some glossy purple extensions on your hair. It is about knitting some neat rows that start on different directions but converge at the center of the head where you should transition them into the extra-long ponytail.
# 28 Sexy Purple Locs
Here is another version of the faux locks that also comes in a purple shade. The locs are in a shoulder length, and the lady spices them up with a cute black hat.
# 29 Fresh Braided Mohawk
Whether you prefer to use extensions or you are comfortable with giving your long strands a deep purple shade this is one of the best looks that you can achieve. It will require you to gather the strands in the middle and weave them to form an elaborate mohawk with the tail hanging over the shoulder.
# 30 Impeccable Braids with Beads
These cute medium size braids are easy to create because you only need to add some bright purple extensions to your natural mane. And once you have them you can accessorize with cute metal beads.
# 31 Dark Twists with Fringe
The overall dark shade of these purple braids comes from going with a dark shade of purple for the extensions. Apart from their color these neat locks also have a cute design that involves cutting the ones at the front short to form a fringe-like layout.
# 32 Short and Sweet Pigtails
A bright purple pastel is what it takes to give these strands their beautiful shade and keeping the roots dark helps to create a slight contrast. For the styling, you only need to knit them into pigtails with blunt ends.
# 33 Ombre Ponytails
This cute ombre ponytail has different levels of color that start with the natural black shade before transitioning to a bright purple hue and finishing with a blondish tone on the ends.
# 34 Unicorn Locks
The contrast that you get when you add purple extensions to your hair when creating braids is Just fantastic. However, for this design, the box braid pattern and styling them into a cute ponytail also add to the beauty of the headdress,
# 35 Charming Box Braids in an Ombre Pattern
This attractive hairstyle is about weaving the strands into some cute medium size box braids. However, the extensions have beautiful ombre colors that combine ashy blonde with purple. Also, the design leaves about half of the hair free to enhance the ombre pattern.
# 36 Innovative Cut and Braiding
A look like this one will make you unique because it is hard to see anyone else with the same design. It is an innovative design that combines a cropped cut that also includes a fringe with cute purple braids. The twists also have a unique design that entails not weaving the strands a few inches from the ends.
# 37 Perfect Purple Braids
A perfect and elegant purple shade like this one is just what you need to give your hair a neat and classy look. The shade is uniform for all the locks, and they are in a medium size. For the styling, you only need to form a side part and sweep the twists to the sides and into a face frame.
# 38 Upscale Marley Twists
The size of these Marley twists and their dark purple shade are all fantastic. Their color also entails keeping the ends brighter than the rest of the locks. A layered sweep to the side from a soft side part is all the styling that they need.
# 39 Bright Over the Face Ponytail
The bright shade of this hairdo and the messy design of the twists give it a unique and appealing look. Their styling is also adorable, and it entails pulling everything to the top of the head and tying the locks into an over the face ponytail.
# 40 Protective and Neat Crochets
These crochet braids have a beautiful plum shade that brightens and makes them look smart. Their size and the side part styling are also excellent.
# 41 Wavy and Classy Purple Ombre Ponytail
This design is about weaving some neat braids with your natural hair and then pulling them to the center of the head. You should then combine them with a wavy purple ombre extension to create an adorable ponytail.
# 42 Jam Havana Twists
The jam shade of these Havana Twists is fabulous, and it is perfect for ladies with a light skin tone. Also, the locks are big and neat which is just what a woman needs for a sassy look.
# 43 Thin Blue and Lavender Twist
Tiny twists like these will take a lot of time to create but you can also keep them for long, and they are also neater than the large ones. They also have a cute ombre color that combines blue and lavender extensions to give the locks and outstanding shade.
# 44 Pink and Lavender Blend Locks
A blend of bright pink and purple hues is what it takes to give these locks their beautiful shade. They are sweet rows of purple braids with an extra-long length that leaves them hanging at the back.
# 45 Delightful Braid Knots
These are ombre twists that are a product of introducing plum and black extensions to the natural hair. However, they also have a creative styling that entails forming them into two knots on the sides while leaving two locks to accentuate the face.
# 46 Face Framing Rope Twists
Ombre seems to be the new trend when it comes to braiding because it is what most ladies will prefer to have nowadays. Even for rope twists like these it still works well, and it is about adding some bright lavender extensions to the natural black hair before weaving it.
# 47 Dark Toned Crochets
In most instances, the right color is all that you need to spice up your twists. There is nothing sophisticated about these purple braids but their color is enough to make them look fantastic.
# 48 Black into Purple Ombre Braids
This delightful headdress is about introducing some purple extensions on the lower half of the twists to create a beautiful ombre design. The lady then pulls everything to the back and ties the locks into a simple pony.
# 49 Senegalese Twists
These Senegalese twists are thin and neat which makes them ideal for keeping for a few weeks. They also have some lilac extensions that create an ombre design and their impressive styling it about pulling and twisting them into a large bun at the top of the head.
# 50 Pretty Pink and Purple Rows
Purple braids not only brighten a woman’s appearance but they also make her look neat and trendy. These particular ones combine with some pink locks to create a clean and attractive headdress.
# 51 Elegant Ombre Purple
Some sweet ombre braids like these are what you need to spice up and brighten your appearance. To create an impressive look like this one you should introduce some bright purple extensions to the hair and knit them into some medium size crochets.
# 52 Afro Kinky in Pastels
Pastel shades always seem to enhance the appearance of any headdress. These afro twists combine pink, purple and blue shades to create a distinctive hairstyle.
# 53 Long and Thick Braids
The length and volume of these twists are what gives them their delightful look. They are a product of introducing lavender extensions to the natural hair. Also, the locks have an impressive styling that involves tying some into a large knot at the top.
# 54 Cute Cornrows and Ponytail
The curved cornrows at the front of this head are just stunning, and the best thing about these rows is that they are very easy to create. These rows also transition into a small and tight ponytail that showcases the beautiful purple extensions.
# 55 Inspiring Multicolored Locks
Creativity is the most important thing when it comes to creating stylish braid designs. In this hairstyle, it comes from using extensions that come in different shades to weave some thin and cute crochets braids.
# 56 High and Classy Locs
Some bright and shiny faux locs like these will make you look magnificent and help you stand out. They are a product of a lovely purple yarn and an innovative styling that creates a unique updo at the top of the head.
# 57 Endearing Twist with Undercut Side
These purple braids have a unique style that entails shaving and fading the side to create an undercut. They also combine with some pink extensions, and they have some wavy ends. Their styling involves sweeping them to the side to expose the undercut.
# 58 Edgy and Bold Box Braids
You have to try something different and use some bold colors if you want your twists to stand out. This style uses some lavender, and plum shades and the twists are long and thick. Their face framing style also helps to add some edge to the look.
# 59 Long and Colorful Goddess Twists
These twists are quite easy to make, and this means that any woman can have them effortlessly. But the ombre color design that combines black and a light purple shade is also essential for the headdress.
# 60 Enchanting Plum Tails
The most exciting element about this hair is the fact that the length is natural as there are no extensions in this style. If you are ready to grow out your strands to this length a plum shade is all you will need for this beautiful design. You should then knit the long strands into some sweet pigtails and finish by tying the ends with elastic bands.
# 61 Firey Pink and Lilac Braids
It is hard to go wrong with braids if you choose some cute and bright colors like pink and lilac. In this design, they are in the lower half of the locks, and they transition from the natural black shade in an ombre design. Styling them into a high bun also helps to enhance the design.
# 62 Huge and Dark Magenta Twists
The large size of these twists makes them look bulky, but the use of synthetic extensions means they are quite light. They also have a beautiful dark magenta shade that works for most skin tones, and once you have them, you only need a center part to complete the trendy headdress.
# 63 Tight Ponytail and Cornrows Combination
A beautiful hairdo like this one does not require a lot of effort to create, but it always guarantees that you get a refined look. It is about introducing some magenta extensions to the hair and weaving some curvy cornrows at the top that finish in a tightly braided ponytail.
# 64 Light and Bright Box Braids
Box braids are the easiest to make, but you still have to choose some lovely extensions like these light and bright ones so as to ensure you will look charming. They also have a simple style that only entails tying them at the back and sweeping a few of them over the shoulder.
# 65 Twists with Class
These twists have a simple design that involves adding some light purple synthetic strands to the black hair. Their styling is also easy as it only requires a soft center part at the front and tying the locks in half up style.
# 66 Blended Pink and Lavender Crown
There are many ways of wearing purple braids, but most ladies seem to prefer lavender over the other shades. For this adorable design the lavender blends with pink to give the hair a cute and shiny shade that is just perfect for the double crown braid.
# 67 Radiant Long Locks
It is amazing how some hairstylists can create twists that are as uniform as these. Apart from the uniformity these locks also have an impressive length, but their vivid shade is what makes this an excellent hairstyle.
# 68 Violet and Purple French Braid
Violet and purple are vibrant shades that blend well to give this hairdo its cute and fashionable shade. These strands also have a beautiful style that entails knitting two French braids from the sides and using a clip to combine them at the back.
# 69 Funky and Multicolored
The elegance of this hairstyle is all in the use of multiple shades when weaving the braids because they are just simple medium size box braids. But, the styling that entails tying them into a pony-like design is also lovely.
# 70 Curvy Rows and Pony
The curved design of these cornrows and the two size style are fantastic. But, the strands also have a beautiful plum shade and a tightly braided ponytail that also help to enhance it.
If you wish to try out a new hairstyle or something that will guarantee you an impressive look you should go for purple braids. All, you need is to pick one of its many shades and also have the twists in a trendy design.