A French braid ponytail may conjure up images of elementary school days, but the modern iterations are anything but juvenile. When you want to wear a fuss-free updo, but grow bored easily of simple styles, a braided option is an ideal look for you. Whether you are blonde or brunette with curly or straight hair, we have a hairdo in our gallery of 30 pictures below to motivate you and guide in spicing your style up.
#11: Diagonally Braided Ponytail
For a French braid ponytail that has rarely been done before, start with a braid that progresses along a diagonal. You can do a waterfall braid, or like this example, keep the top a separate section. Next, mirror that angle with a second, swooping braid and secure both into a single side ponytail.