Every girl loves a good braid. We happen to love crazy-good, next level, totally epic braids. Which is exactly what we found for our big, badass spring braid guide, 31 of them to be exact. Scroll through for all the braid-spiration you need this season!
Braid. Braid. Tousle. Go.
Beach-y texture, plus a collection of baby braids—the perfect combination.
The braided version of this season's slicked-back hair trend.
What's that behind your ear? Oh, just coolest little braid ever. Surprise!
Take two fishtails. Tie them together. Impress everyone.
For those of you looking for a bit more of a challenge, we present to you: the reverse fishtail.
Is it a braid? Is it a bun? It's both! And it covers your entire head (while looking vaguely medieval).
And for a slightly less arduous undertaking, the dutch braided bun.
Just try to be in a bad mood wearing fishtail pigtails. We dare you.
Why not add a little neon to your look? All you have to do is weave a ribbon through.
No hair tie? No problem.
The bigger, the better.
Tying your hair in knots has never looked so good.
Romantic, whimsical, and totally beginner-friendly.
The braid that means business.
Haven't brushed your hair in four days? Good.
Everything's better with a twist.
Loop it. Knot it. Chain it.
Grab some rings, loop them through your hair, and show off a sparkly braid.
When you've already got two side braids why stop there? The better alternative? Braid them together.
Cool-girl styling tip: Fake an undercut with a French braid.
Make it thick. Make it messy.
Make two braids. Tie them together. Tuck your hair up. Pin it in place. Et violá!
The braid that has no beginning and no end.
Yes, you will need gel.
Full disclosure: You will need a lot of hair to attempt this one.
How do you make a voluminous pony even better? Add a braid.
When it doubt, add gold leaf.
Warning: Only attempt this braid if you're skilled at detangling necklaces.
But not your average braided buns.
Which braids will you try?