As much as we're feeling the boxer braid hype this season, there are plenty more braided hairstyles to choose from, like these. Which of these braided beauties will you be giving a go this summer?
The look: What happens when you combine a ponytail with a Dutch braid? This fresh and exciting new look! A little bit chic, with a hint of rock and roll, this braided ponytail is the perfect way to style your hair in a low ponytail with a twist, for when you're feeling a bit fancy...
Achieve it: The trick here is to make sure you part the middle section of your hair as neatly as possible to create a straight braid. Once you've got your braid section ready, simply plait your hair into a Dutch braid, stopping at the lengths of your ponytail. Scoop the rest of your hair into a low ponytail, leaving a small section at the bottom, which you can plait into a small braid and wrap around your pony.
A note from the editor: It might look daunting, but this truly is a simple, yet effective way to wear your ponytail with a twist. Style it down for a day out with a leather jacket and jeans, or up to work with a tweed suit and killer heels.
The look: The classic bun simply won't cut it these days, especially if you consider yourself to be somewhat of an urban chic queen (and don't we all...). A clean and tidy look with an edge, we've said it before and we're saying it again, the braided bun is here to stay!
Achieve it: If you consider yourself to be
A note from the editor: Have fun with your braided bun by experimenting with different braiding styles. Why not go the whole way by braiding the lengths of your hair before wrapping things up in a bun? Enjoy and have fun!