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.
#22: Messy Double Braid
If a carefree bohemian style is more your speed, look no further than a side braid with wispy flyaways for a messy touch. Instead of a normal French braid, this is playing with proportions by weaving a thin tight braid into a larger loose one. The result is a thoughtful detail that can’t be missed.