You can always count on聽braids to take your聽hair game from snoozeville to drop-dead gorgeous. Whether you鈥檙e rocking multi braids for spring聽or a boxer braid hairstyle during your workouts, this easy-yet-elegant 鈥榙o is hard to beat. If you鈥檙e looking to switch things up in the braids department (without relying on a professional hairstylist), feast your eyes on this gorgeous trend:聽Replace your go-to headband accessory with a boho-esque braid to instantly elevate聽your stunning strands. Mix it with a messy chignon or layered curls 鈥 the possibilities are endless. Looking for inspiration to try this style? Check out how these 10 Instababes are rocking the plaited trend.

1. Fishtail Headband: Looking for the perfect sweet and sophisticated daytime look? Wrap a single fishtail braid over the top of聽your head to enhance your boho waves.

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2. Petal Braids: Add a natural element聽to your 鈥榙o by scattering聽a few flowers throughout聽a double-braided style. Whether you鈥檙e strolling through聽the park or visiting a museum, this look is great for your next all-day adventure.

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3. Luscious Lilac: Embrace your flyaways by recreating this eye-catching chignon style. Bring a bit of drama to your look with聽a monochromatic hue on your lips and lids.

4. Twisted Locks: This twisted take on the braided headband trend couldn鈥檛 be simpler to pull off.聽Take two strands, twist them together, pull them apart to add some extra volume and you鈥檙e done.

5. Baby Braid: Have baby-fine hair that鈥檚 hard to manage? Grab a few strands and twist them together to add a subtle detail to an聽edgy low-bun 鈥榙o.

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6. Purple聽Plaits: Get聽poolside-ready by rocking two different-sized braids a la聽this fashion blogger. Add a bit of girly contrast with peachy lips and lids for super聽summery vibes all season long.

7. Milkmaid Babe: Get back to basics.聽Rock聽a traditional milkmaid braid, and kick it up a notch with unexpected beauty details, like a copper smokey eye or pop-of-pink pout.

8. Boho Crown:聽Give your festival outfit an authentic flair聽by pairing it with this killer braid. Add a few statement聽accessories聽and you鈥檙e ready to rock out to your favorite tunes.


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9.聽Middle Part: Who needs bangs when you can sport聽this fabulous braided hairstyle? Add bouncy, touchable curls for date night, or keep it sleek for your BFF鈥檚 bachelorette.

10. French Braid Pigtails:聽Bring back your fave childhood聽hairstyle in the form of聽this sweet 鈥榙o. Add an air of sophistication with a killer cat eye and subtle highlights.

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