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Summer is the perfect excuse to try new hairstyles — especially the kind that will tame your hair AND look great with any outfit. Beat the heat with these braid tutorials:

1. Double Dutch Braid Bun

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This tutorial from Lauren Conrad is so cute and would work great with a summery dress on a day around town.

2. Twisted Side Braid

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We love this twisted side braid tutorial from Gal Meets Glam because this style gets the hair out of our faces all day long.

3. Flat Twist Bun

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This flat twist bun style from Romona Thomas is perfect for a hot summer day.

4. Fishtail Half Updo

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This half updo fishtail braid from All Things Hair is a great option to try if you like to wear your hair down.

5. Braided Princess Crown

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This braided crown tutorial from Mo Knows Hair is beautiful and perfect for keeping your hair out of your face on a hot day.

6. Dutch Fishtail Side Pony

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This side braid meets ponytail from Missy Sue would be great for a summer wedding or party.

7. Ponytail Faux Hawk With Side Braids

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This look from Loxa Beauty is fierce and fun!

8. Messy Braided Crown for Shorter Hair

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This braid from Wonder Forest is great if you have shoulder-length hair and want a way to keep it out of your face for summer.

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Kailey is an editorial intern at BUST for the summer of 2016. She hails from Austin, Texas and currently studies journalism and women's and gender studies at The University of Texas. You can contact her at kailey@bust.com.
Tags: braids , hair , style , fashion

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