4 Best Yarn Braid Hairstyles for Natural Hair in 2020

Yarn is no longer only needed in your sewing pack essentials. This everyday tool is now being used as a hairstyle essential. So we decided to create a list of some of the most fun yarn braids out there!

The yarn braid is a trendy, innovative hairstyle that uses a popular sewing prop, combined with regular hair extensions. yarn can be braided in with your natural hair and the extension or it can be wrapped around a regular, completed braid.

As a result, the yarn braid is a hairstyle that can incorporate your cool and creative side while playing with different colours and textures in your everyday look. So make your hair an extension of your personality and try out one of these cool picks.


1. Colour Me Crazy Yarn Braids

girl with colourful yarn braids
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One of the benefits of having a variety of yarn is that you can choose from a range of colours to suit your every mood! Experiment with darker, lighter or more natural tones without having to use dye or bleach. That’s the beauty of yarn braids!


2. Festival-Ready Braids

girl with long colourful purple and green hairstyle
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Did you know that yarn braids can be super low maintenance? We are always looking for hairstyles to help protect our hair while offering us the chance to be colourful and quirky with the lowest maintenance possible.

Editor’s Tip: We recommend that you try using the Toni&Guy Finishing Shine Spray to give the braids a healthy shine.


3. Dark Hair with Blonde Accents

closeup shot black and blonde cornrow braids
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The beauty of having yarn braids is that you have the opportunity to experiment with your hairstyle. By adding colours to enhance the different textures it allows you to express yourself through your hair.

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4. Dusty Grey Yarn Braids

girl with grey yarn braids
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Whether you just want a pop of colour or a little extra pizazz on your regular braids, the yarn braids can be tweaked and personalised to fit every taste and style with ease.






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