13 Boho Box Braids and Twists to Give You Wanderlust Vibes

Get the bohemian look.

One of our favorite hairstyles for switching things up is some boho box braids and twists. Box braids and twists have been around for ages, but it’s time for everyone to truly appreciate the beauty and detail that goes into creating them. That’s why we’ve listed some of our favorite boho box braids and twists styles for you to try out! There’s no better time than right now to familiarize yourself with these styles. Take a look and prepare to fall in love just as hard as we did:

1. Long Ponytail

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A simple long ponytail is all you need to get a bohemian look.

A long ponytail is all you need for an effortless boho look. Tie it high, or let it hang low for an easygoing, carefree feel. If your box braids need some control around the hairline, try a hairspray, like Dove Style+Care Flexible Hold Hair Spray.

2. Loosely Braided Twists

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A loose braid will take your look to new heights.

Loosely braided twists are an effortless style that offers beautiful detail and texture.

3. Mini Top Knot Bun

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Spice up your boho box braids styles with a mini top knot bun!

This little bun goes a long way. A mini top knot bun is simple and fun, while keeping your hair in place throughout the day.

4. Bobbed Braids

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Keep it short and sweet in this box braid style!

The shorter, the better with boho box braids! If your hair tends to get greasy when spending all day outdoors,  then spritz your locks with a dry shampoo for an instant refresh. We like TRESemmé Clean Pro Pure Dry Shampoo.

5. Large Top Knot Bun

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Give your large top knot bun full volume with your box braids.

There’s nothing more striking than a top knot bun with added pops of color and height.

6. Beaded Twist Pigtails

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Give your pigtails a major upgrade with some beads.

Who said pigtails were only for kids? Give this classic blast from the past an upgrade by adding on some accessories, like beads.

7. Neon Braids

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If you’re a color-holic like us, you’re going to love these neon boho box braids.

These bright, vibrant braids are one of our top boho box braids picks.

8. Turban

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A turban gives a major upgrade with minimal effort.

A simple turban can give your boho box braids a bit of an elevated twist.

9. Half-Up

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Pin those braids into a half-up style for a chic look (without even doing much).

Pin back your front braids and create a chic, half-up look. Make your braids stay in place by spraying TRESemmé TRES Two Extra Hold Non-Aerosol Hair Spray for control.

10. Mini Twist Buns

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These mini twist buns are perfect for raves and festivals.

This unique style is one of our favorite boho styles on this list. It’s just so fun and playful, we can’t help but fall head over heels for this one!

11. Bow Tie Top Knot

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If you like doing the most with your box braids, this style is perfect for you.

This adorable boho box braids style is perfect to get heads turning. This style screams Instagrammable, as it’s a total photo-ready look.

12. Halo Braid

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Box braids with a halo braid: we dare you to name a more iconic duo.

Just because your hair is already in braids doesn’t mean you have to miss out on all the braided fun! This halo braid is a sweet, femme style that’s a classic at festivals, parties, and even elegant events.

13. Low Bun

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A low bun is the ultimate, easy-breezy style for festival season.

This look packs quite a volume punch and looks so perfectly styled, yet it’s so simple to create. Just fashion a loose-hanging bun and you have the ultimate bohemian chic look.

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