Try These 8 Easy Braid Tutorials This Summer

by Kailey Thompson

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


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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