50 Elegant French Braid Hairstyles

French braid hairstyles are timeless classics and they’re picture perfect for so many occasions. From classy affairs in the evening and weddings to relaxed days around town, French braids, fishtails, and Dutch braids will accompany and complement your every outfit. All you need to do is to master a few braiding techniques and then get a bit creative.

#12: Intricate but Secretly Easy

There are actually several ways to do something like this. On its own, you could simply create two side braids or a braided crown and pin it properly. For the twists, pull some strands free from beneath the braids, start twisting them tightly but evenly, beginning where the braid starts, and pin them up in this design or another of your choosing. This is also something you could try with weave, even if you used small sections for the twists.
12 half updo with crown braid and twists