Would you like to know the top braided hairstyles for 2016? In a previous post, I’ve talked about the top trending hairstyles and hair colours for 2016. Today, I will be discussing the top braided hairstyles for 2016. If you love braids, you know they are a classic and are going to provide serious oomph to your usual hairstyle. If you’re bored of wearing the same old braids, why not try some of these?
Modern French Braid
Add easy elegance to your outfit with this modern French braid. Olivia Palermo’s braids has a lot of volume and the crown with the French braid running down from the crown to the tip. It is classic but with a twist!
This type of braids is inspired by the Coachella festival and the bohemian style often exhibited by those who join this famous music festival. There is no rule when it comes to styling your hair in Coachella braids. You can even wear it up or down. Braids are often used as an accent to define a carefree style.
Are you tired of the same old braided ponytail? You can add a fun and edgy twist to your braided ponytail with cornrow braids. Model Cara Delevigne is best known for sporting this hairstyle. You should therefore master how to do this braid as it is predicted to be one of the top braided hairstyles for 2016.
This particular type of braid was made famous during Mara Hoffman fashion show at the New York Fashion Week 2014. Since then, this has been one of the most searched for braid tutorials on the web. It is not surprising why – its effortlessly undone and casually cool style creates a sexy look. Check out this tutorial from Amber Fillerup on how to do your own desert braids.
Undone Side Braids
For layered hair, undone side braids provide the most chic way to play up with your layers. Go for a messy side braid and pull out the strands to create an undone and messy effect. This is also a great trick to fake thicker hair.
Do any of these top braided hairstyles for 2016 catch your fancy? Let us know your favourites below!