Braids have made a major impression this spring. Just check out ourbadass guide, if you need convincing. While there’s a common misconception that braids only work with medium-length to long hair, we’re here to dispel that myth. The hottest hair trend of the season also looks amazing with a pixie or a bob. Keep scrolling for eight gorgeous ‘dos that prove girls with short hair don’t have to sacrifice the beloved braid!
Half-Up Braided Crown
Give the standard half-up hairstyle a chic upgrade with this unique crown braid. Follow this tutorial to get the look.
Celebrity hairstylist Kristin Ess proves cornrows are a quick way to add some edge to your bob and distract from dark roots.
Keep it cute and simple with a casual side braid. It only takes five minutes, and you’re out the door.
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Even with a short cut, this elegant, next-level updo is still within reach. Use this sneaky, little trick to achieve these voluminous braids.
We’re obsessed with everything Lauren Conrad does, and this macramé braid is no exception.
To secure bangs out of your face, try this bohemian-inspired plait with your pixie for an unexpected twist.
Add some oomph to a textured bob with an eye-catching fishtail braid. Fasten with a bobby pin or an adorable clip.
The solo, side braid is always a reliable option when you’re stumped for ideas.