30 Fabulous Braided Updos For Modern-Day Princesses

Braided updos are a fun way to pull long hair up and out of the way on a warm summer day. Ideal for both casual afternoons and formal occasions, braided updos are feminine, romantic and lovely. Best of all, a lot of them are much easier to accomplish than what the final result communicates. When you鈥檙e ready to look beautiful and learn the tricks to some gorgeous hairstyles, check out the links below.

#17: Seashell Braid

Formal and intricate, this beautiful hairstyle is perfect for any occasion. Its intricacy comes from the varied thickness of the braids, starting with a larger one and spiraling down into smaller, thinner plaits. Like most of these hairstyles, rest assured it鈥檚 easier than it looks.

17 seashell braid

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