Create tiny square-shaped parts in your head and three-strand braid cornrows from the root to the ends to create box braids.
Experiment with the color and shape of your braids to add dimension and flare.
Edgy Braided Bun
Braid a sleek center part into an incredibly cool bun.
Architectural Fishtail Braid
Who says you canâ€™t have an updo and a fishtail braid at the same time? Janelle MonÃ¡eâ€™s game-changing style proves just that.
Pigtail Rope Braids
Twist pigtails at the nape of your neck for this relaxed, modern ensemble.
We love a sleek braid paired with big, bouncy curls.
Secure long pieces under the crown for ultimate face-framing.
Whatâ€™s that behind your ear? Oh, just coolest little braid ever. Surprise!
Colorful Box Braids
Singer Lion Babe looks absolutely stunning in her two-toned box braids. The way the red and blonde complement her skin tone is stunning.
Braided High Ponytail
Keke Palmer rocked this next-level braided ponytail with cornrows in the front paired with a ponytail of medium-sized box braids. Her burgundy braids set this look off.
Side Braid With a Pop of Color
Why not add a little neon to your look? All you have to do is weave a ribbon through.
Just try to be in a bad mood while wearing fishtail pigtails. We dare you.
Sleek Ponytail Braid
Before braiding, comb hair into the sleekest, tightest ponytail possible.
Kelly Rowland showcases how box braids look just as good swept into a tight topknot.
Braided Side Part
Add dimension to a side-parted bun by loosely braiding the front section.
Bleach Blonde Ponytail With Braided Accents
Rita Ora has never played it safe in the hair category. She edged up a typical high ponytail with sleek cornrows in the front.
Textured Curls With Cornrows
Jourdan Dunn looks like a dream in this carefree, â€œbig hair, donâ€™t careâ€ look. Play up textured curls by adding cornrows for a fun half-braided style.
Three tightly cornrowed braids form this incredibly cool wraparound ponytail.
Highlighted Crown Braid
How regal does Kelly Rowland look in this imperfect (yet perfect) crown braid? Your crown braid doesnâ€™t need to be tight to your headâ€”a few highlights and wispy flyaways look just as good.
This look begins with a loose fishtail but morphs into a classic braid at the nape of the neck.
Taraji P. Henson did this half-up, half-down style right with the sides of her hair in cornrows.
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