Are you looking to upgrade your hairstyle but not quite sure where to look for inspiration? Or perhaps you’ve become out of the loop with what’s trending. Fret not as we have spotted some beautiful big braids that we think you will just love.
Big braids hairstyles have been popping up on our Instagram feed, and thanks to their versatility and minimal upkeep, they make for a great styling choice all year round.
Stunning big braid hairstyles to inspire your next look
1. Mid-length chunky braids
Need a big braids hairstyle that all your friends will love? Then we suggest trying this mid-length chunky braid.
2. Two-tone big braids
Since you’ll be sitting in the salon chair for hours getting your braids anyway, why not go all out and opt for a two-toned big braids hairstyle while you’re at it.
So whether you want to go for natural tones like this Instagrammer’s golden brown and chestnut brown hues or experiment with one of this summer’s hottest hair colours (i.e unicorn braids or denim hue). Credit: @caramalty
3. Cornrow braids
Cornrow braids are undeniably one of the most popular hairstyles around right now, being able to completely transform your style no matter what your hair type is.
So, whether you opt for a simple and sophisticated style or an intricate braided design, finish the style with some big braids for a unique edge. Credit: @braidsgang
4. Long bob
Lobs (AKA long bobs) are the hottest hairstyle to be seen wearing this year. From the likes of Kim Kardashian and Ciara, anyone and everyone can give the trendy cut a whirl. There really is no better haircut to try with your fancy new braids hair than a lob! Credit: @nenny_b
5. Space buns
Don’t go thinking just because you have big braids that you can’t replicate some of this year’s most coveted hairstyle. Yes, we are talking space buns.
6. Triangle box braids
Are you a fan of box braid styles? Join the club. Upgrade the style with a fun twist by parting your hair in triangle shapes, for a fresher take on the style.
This little style hack will make a world of difference and you will soon be known as the girl with the best braids! Credit: @beautycreationsinsta
All these big braids given you plaiting fever? Well, if like us you can’t get enough woven hairstyles, hop on over to our Braid Hairstyles page for all the latest how-to tutorials and celebrity looks that you can recreate at home.