We’re coveting all hairspiration braided, cornrowed and plaited right now – so be a braided babe and experiment with the art of braiding to mix up your do. Throwing back to icons of the 90’s from our girl Gwen to hip hop honey Lisa Left Eye, braids have been seen championed everywhere by celebs such as Rihanna and FKA Twigs, to being rocked by model muses Cara Delevingne and Abbey Lee Kershaw. Hair rookies fear not – when it comes to tackling the braided bonce; achieving salon perfection isn’t necessary. Depending on your hair skills/level of patience you can craft them as super intricate and slick or as messy and crude as you like. Opt for the more subtle look with one or two chunky braids, or go full throttle with a head full of statement mini plaits. The perfect fuss free do to combat the inevitable greasy “tent head” look at those end of summer festivals, keeping your mane slick whilst you get messy at those long anticipated Ibiza closing parties, or to simply twist up your look and refresh your do in time for the new season. We’re diggin’ these badass braided styles for some serious hairspo. Get creative with your tresses and brave braids.
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