Different Braids For Formal Events

There are tons of types of braided styles for your hair that will make guys fall all over you. Go outside the box with these formal braids for your next big event.

11. Half Braid

French braid the top of your hair and leave the rest down in a curly waterfall for this fun braid. Add extensions to make your hair extra long, and make sure to put a jeweled embellishment at the change from braid to ponytail to make this a beautiful formal look.

12. Braided High Pony Twist

Braid your high ponytail and twist it, leaving a bit falling down your back to make this beautiful formal braid that guys will love. You can add your extensions to make sure your hair is long enough for this kind of hairstyle!

13. Four Strand Braid

Four strand braids take boring hairstyles and turn them formal. Elevating a normal three strand braid and making it into a four strand braid turns your hair into a beautiful, formal style. Extensions will help make this braid longer, too.

14. Loose Side Braid With Bangs

A good formal look is to take a seemingly casual side braid and elevate it with loose bangs. This look is beautiful and is the perfect hairstyle for an elegant evening.

15. Waterfall Braid

A waterfall braid is an out of the box formal look. Anyone who sees you will think you put in a ton of time creating this beautiful, elegant braid but it’s really a quick and easy look to style!

Braid Up-Dos

Braided up dos are great hairstyles for any time of year, but especially summer when you want to keep your hair off your neck so you can keep cool. Try these different types of braid up dos that guys will love.

16. Braided Bun

Braid your hair normally or with extensions and then twist it up into a nice bun. Use bobby pins to keep it in place, and you’ll have one of the easiest types of braided up do! Change how tight your braid is to change the look. A loose braid will give you a beach look while a tight braid will be a more sophisticated style.

17. Double Braid Bun

French braid two sides of your hair and then have them meet in the back in a messy bun. You can also do a fishtail braid if you want to change up this hairstyle.

18. Fancy Braided Up Do

This is another up do that can go fancy or casual. Make a bun and wrap the base with braids to create a beautiful look. Make the braids loose and the bun messy for a casual hairstyle or use different types of braids for a more formal look.

19. Clashing Braids Up Do

Create a fun up do by braiding your hair in two different ways and wrapping them together on the top of your head. Experimenting with different types of braids will allow you to use this same hairstyle multiple times a week.

20. Pinned Side Braid

Do your favorite side braid, but instead of leaving it to flow down over your shoulder, pin it up against your scalp to create an elegant up do that everyone will love.

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