Even though there鈥檚 a seemingly endless selection of ways to pull up your hair, we turn to braids because their versatility lets us have fun with聽our tresses and show off our styling chops. The go-to French braid is a solid option to start with if you鈥檙e a聽beginner, but it鈥檚 also majorly trending for summer 2017. Take a look at this list for all the hairstyle inspo you聽need for updated versions of the classic hairstyle.

1. thick and loose Braid

2. short and forward-facing Braid

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3. intentionally undone Braid

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4.聽FRENCH MEETS FISHTAIL Braid

5. POLISHED AND PRETTY Braid

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6.聽BUN IT UP FROM THE BOTTOM Braid

7. 聽3D AND FULL OF TEXTURE Braid

8.聽VIBRANT AND MULTI-DIMENSIONAL Braid

9.聽SLEEK AND STREAMLINED BraId

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10.聽ALL WRAPPED UP Braid

11.聽TEENY-TINY AND TIGHT Braid

12.聽BRAIDS AS ACCESSORIES

13.聽TIGHT AND GLOSSY Braid

14. HALF-UP AND FULL OF STYLE Braid

15.聽GLOSSY AND TRADITIONAL Braid

16.聽BRAIDS ON BRAIDS ON BRAIDS

17. BRAIDED UP TO THE CROWN

18.聽NEXT-LEVEL KNOT Braid

19.聽POP OF COLOR Braid

20.聽SWEET AND EDGY Braid

21.聽TEASED AND BEDAZZLED Braid

22.聽CROWN FRENCH Braid

23.聽PINK FADE Braid

24.聽CASUAL AND IMPERFECT Braid

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25.聽CORNROWED PONY BRaid

26. double-braided and floral Braid

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27. compact and reversed Braid

28.聽MICRO-MINI DOWN THE MIDDLE Braid

29. French from the side BRaid

30.聽FIVE-STRAND FRENCH Braid

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