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.
#16: Cute and Carefree Ponytail
A definite update on the hippie vibe, braided ponytails give you that partly braided, partly straight hair look without trying too hard. In short, we’re going for modern style here, not festival wear or costume. Work with a pomade or wax while you are braiding to keep hair smooth.