There’s a new braided updo in town! And, if you’re looking for a fresh way to style your hair for the season ahead, you should get acquainted with the crown hair trend everyone’s obsessing over.
Once you’ve mastered how to create a braided crown hairstyle (with the help of our handy tutorial), you’ll want to see the 10 different ways you can incorporate crown braid hairstyles into your mane life, below.
Crown hair: 10 styles that’ll instantly update your hair wardrobe
1. Crown hair with scarf
The main reason we love crown braid hairstyles is that they’re so many ways you can rock them! Try pairing your complete crown braid with a scarf to fast forward your work style game. Credit: @stylinglikesteph
2. Dutch fishtail crown
Are you a fan of Dutch braids? Then you’ll have a whale of time fashioning your mane into this Dutch fishtail crown braid.
Editor’s tip: Your crown braid hairstyles will always look selfie-ready if you use the TONI&GUY Flexible Hold Braid Balm to create them.
Suitable to use on both wet and dry strands, this balm gives flexible hold and provides your plait with added structure.
3. Crown twisted updo
Struggle with braiding? You can still create this lovely braided crown hairstyle by dividing your hair into two sections and twisting them. It’s easier than braiding but still looks great. Credit: @megankeeverhair
4. Messy crown hair
Major #hairgoals right here, especially if you’re after a style that’ll allow you to channel off-duty vibes.
To get the look spot on, you’ll need to pancake your braid to create the illusion of a thicker plait. So, gently pull apart each section of your plait to make it looser and messy, and watch as your hair instantly becomes Pinterest-worthy. Credit: @brittsully
5. Crown braid on natural hair
Now, there’s no need to wait: you can recreate a similar, stunning crown hair look with our easy tutorial.
6. Half-up, pull-through crown braid
Channelling boho vibes will be easy with this half-up pull through crown hairstyle around. The best part? Like the twisted crown, you don’t need to be a plait pro to get this gorgeous half-up look. Credit: @whatlydialikes
Recommended read: Half-up, half-down hairstyles perfect for all occasions.
7. Half-up fishtail crown hair
Editor’s tip: When it comes to creating textured crown braid hairstyles, like this one, the VO5 Dry Texturising Spray is all you need to use to get the roughed-up effect this look requires.
You know in the spot you’d usually place a headband? You should weave a crown hair plait there, instead! Doing so will subtly give your go-to look a new feel, all without you having to spend ages on your hair. Credit: @scunci_hair
9. Side braid
Meet the modern version of Princess Jasmine’s hairstyle: the side crown braid. This pretty braid is all you need to make you feel put together, no matter the occasion. Did we forget to mention it won’t need any touching up because its practically budge-proof? Credit: @stephi_z_
10. Crown hairstyle with flowers
If anyone knows how to make a statement, it’s this beauty. Team your braided crown hairstyle with baby’s breath flowers to mimic this ethereal look and get ready to make an unforgettable entrance. Credit: @amythepro