Looking for some wedding hairspiration? It’s pretty much a shared feeling among brides to want to feel like a fairytale princess when walking down the aisle. Ranging from classic to unconventional, braids work in short and long hair and can be worn by brides and bridesmaids alike. While you should avoid certain wedding hair mistakes, don’t be afraid to let some pieces fall or to have imperfect braids. It adds to the personality and uniqueness of your look. Have fun with these 18 down-the-aisle ‘dos.

1. The Peekaboo Braid: A tiny braid peeking out from the bottom of your updo adds texture to a tousled look. (via Green Wedding Shoes)

2. Split Down The Middle: Simple and chic. Add a pop of color with lipstick or a flower off to the side… or both! (via The House That Lars Built)

3. Asymmetrical Wrap Around Braid: A twisted chignon is so dreamy. (via Confetti Daydreams)

4. Heart Braid: A heart-shaped execution is a romantic and playful braid for the bride, bridesmaids or flower girl. (via A Cup of Joe)

5. Sparkly Braid Bun: DIY this ‘do by braiding in a necklace or headband into a single braid then wrap and pin the hair into a bun. (via Glamour)

6. Side Fishtail Braid: Did someone just say Frozen? Wear your hair down but kept out of your face with a soft and sweet fishtail braid pulled to the side. (via Jessica Jane Photography)

7. Zip Up Braid: Another style that works for brides, bridesmaids and flower girls alike is a zip-up braid. It’s the perfect stem to the blooming flower that is the sock bun or top knot. (via Sara Lucero)

8. Simple Side Braid: A simple side braid is laid back and easy. Add some drama with a floral crown. (via Wedding Chicks)

9. Fishtail Flower Braid: Add a pop of color to your braid as you bloom into this next stage of your life. Yeah, we’re deep and symbolic like that. (via Magnolia Rouge)

10. Neat and Tidy Milkmaid Braids: Want to let your dress and earrings be the stars of the show? This hairstyle allows you to do just that. (via BHLDN)

11. Upside Down Milkmaid Braids: Similar to the milkmaid braids that sit atop your head, these two braids are twisted around each other and pulled to the side. The flower is optional, but highly recommended. (via Rachel May Photography)

12. Mixed Braids: Having mixed feelings about what kind of braid you want? Do them all! This lovely bride chose a mix of regular braids up top with a fishtail down the middle. (via Rebecca Hollis)

13. Braid Headband: This half-up/half-down style uses small braids to create a halo-type headband for a look we like to call “woodsy boho.” (via Paper Antler)

14. French Braid Up-Do: A few fierce French braids à la Game Of Thrones is EXACTLY what your wedding day needs. (via Glamour and Grace)

15. Swooping Side Braid: A whimsical option that also works well for shorter hair — braid a large piece (or your bangs) and swoop that into the rest of your loosely pinned hair. (via Wedding Chicks)

16. Floral Crown with Tiny Twists: We’re fans of the floral crown and the mini braids weaved throughout… such a fairytale look! (via Polka Dot Bride)

17. Mermaid Braid: You might wanna grab some extensions for this full and beautiful mermaid braid, accented with baby’s breath. (via Magnolia Rouge)

18. Braid With Headband: Adorn your beautifully braided locks with a regal headband. (via Etsy)

Which braid would you say “I do” in? Let us know in the comments below or on Facebook!