12 Cute Braided Hairstyles for Girls with Long Hair

We help you have fun with your long locks!
by Erin Torrejon   |  Nov 22, 2015
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Having long hair can both be a curse and blessing. This is because there's so much of your locks to work with, you end up having so many hairstyle options to choose from. But this can also get difficult because of all the choices, plus all the extra hair you have to work with, that often times you result to simply wearing your hair up or in a ponytail. But fret not, long haired girls! We're here to help by sharing with you all the super cute braided hairstyles that will perfectly suit your gorgeous long locks. Scroll down to see your options! 

 1  Bohemian Side Braid
This look is extra perfect for date night or any formal event you have to attend because it's polished and looks oh-so-pretty!

 2  Side Wrap Braid
If you don't like spending too much time on your hair, this hairstyle is perfect for you! It's easy and really chic. 


 3  Twisted Fishtail  
Keep your hair in place while look your prettiest with this ethereal 'do.

 4  Loose Boho Braids  
Channel your inner beach babe with this effortlessly cool hairstyle.

 5  Twisted Crown Braid 
Instantly look put together and extra gorgeous when sporting this easy-to-do look!

 6  Half Up Faux-Hawk Braid 
Add a little edge to your look without having to commit to a cut by sporting this statement hairstyle.

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 7  Double Dutch 
Draw the attention to your pretty face by sporting this 'do. The best part is, you no longer need to sport a headpiece for that formal affair.

 8  High Pigtail Braids 
This hairstyle is extra perfect for keeping your hair in place on really busy days. Plus, it's super on trend too! 

 9  Reverse Braided Bun 
Want to make your updo a little more edgy? Then this style is for you! Wear it every day with all your looks.

 10  Flower Braid 
Change things up with this intricate-looking braid that's actually super easy to achieve!


 11  Faux Undercut Braid 
A different take on that faux undercut look, this hairstyle is non-commital and really edgy!

 12  Half Up Loose Fishtail Braid 
Instantly add volume to your locks by choosing this braided 'do that will also keep your hair in place.

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Erin Torrejon
Former Associate Fashion and Beauty Editor
Resident fashion and beauty girl. I’m a health-nut who devotes cheat days to french fries and other glorious carbs. I live at the beach and I can talk about movies, music,  clothes, and my current beauty obsessions for hours on end. 
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