How to style a long hair with braids? Easy! Ahhh, whether your hair is long or short, there’s no limit if you want to braid it because there’s so many creative ways to. But hey, today, let’s just focus on braided hairstyle for long hair with a visual step-by-step tutorial!
Who else have a long hair? You? And you? Oh, and me, too! I have a long hair and I actually made some effort to make my hair grow faster. I love to keep it long so I could style it with anything that comes to mind. But honestly, braided hairstyles have been my most favorite recently since I opt out of heat curling. It’s so easy and can look so attractive and girly if you only know how to style it creatively.
And during summertime, braided hairstyles is one on the top list in trend. But even if it’s summer or not, or you just want to enjoy a creative braided hairstyle for your long hair, let the following tutorials inspire you.
Here’s some cute braided hairstyle for long hair
Loose French braid with small side braids
Basically, you’ll start braiding two small sections of your hair into a classic three-braids that starts from the side of your front face and pulling it backward. After that you can start creating a loose French braid, but be sure to include the two small classic braids you just made. An elastic band will be a good option to secure your finished braids, but you can also use another cute hair accessories on it to give it a more stylish look. If you want to make it into a side-braid, then, gooo~~~ it’ll surely look good, too!
Dutch braid ponytail
You’ll go for this braided hairstyle for your long hair if you want to let some of your hair breath in with a ponytail. It’s actually cute and the Dutch braids on both sides could look like a headband.
Game of Thrones braid
Who else is a fan of Game of Thrones? Raise your hands with me! 🙂 Try this braided hairstyle and get that Khaleesi-look which is most admired in the series. You can be more creative and do many braids as much as you want. Then, try to experiment what will please you most.
Combo braid (French braid + fishtail braid)
So, this braided hairstyle for long hair was made with the combination of French braid, fishtail braid, and the classic braid. You’ll start doing the French braid from the back of your ear all through the back and when it reaches your shoulder, switch it into the classic braid until all of it is braided.
Next step is to create a fishtail braid from the upper side of your head and secure it with an elastic band, then tuck it into your French braid all through the back and don’t forget to pin the tail of your fishtail so it won’t look messed up. Do a little pulling between the fishtail and your French braid to create a softer look.
Romantic side braid
This kind of braided hairstyle for long hair is so chic with a touch of bohemian braid. Lovely, isn’t it? To get this look, you’ll start by doing a regular French braid at the top side of your head. As you braid, get some hair from the opposite side and bring them all together into your braid and continuously add equal amount of hair from both sides. When all loose hair is braided, continue doing a French braid until you reached the tail and secure it with an elastic band. Now it’s time to loosen the braid to your preferred styling. 🙂
You may also want to be more stylish and use some lovely hair accessories to style it.
Now, your turn..
Have you tried any of these braided hairstyles with your long hair? Which one is your favorite?