Braids represent some of the most versatile hairstyles. The best thing about braids is they look awesome, no matter your age. But with that in mind, we all know little girls love braids. Who doesn’t remember asking her mother to make her braids? Or her father in some cases?
Braids are some of the cutest and most adorable hairstyles for little girls. Your precious princess will look great, and you can make her a hairstyle in just few minutes. Get your little one ready for school with a cool new hairstyle.
Here are some ideas you can try.
1. Upside Down French Braid Into Natural Puff
We start off with a hairstyle that looks like taken out of a Benetton commercial. Cute, but also stylish in the same time, this hairstyle is something you can do easy. The beauty is it looks awesome, but it is simple to make it.
2. Half Crown Zipper Braid Updo
When you want to emphasize your little girl’s eyes and forehead, a crown is the best way. Or in this case, a half crown that will take all the hair from the front, and move it to the back. All while giving your little one an adorable hairstyle. With some cute accessories, you’ll get a girly hairstyle.
3. Looped Waterfall Pigtail Braids
I must say, this hairstyle will require a little bit more than five minutes. But isn’t it worth it? For your little princess to look stunning during her school day or for a birthday party? This is a hairstyle that your girl will love for a special event.
4. Ponytail With Lace Braid And Mini Side Flower
The ponytail is a timeless hairstyle. And young girls love it. The beauty of ponytail is you can combine it with other styles, and still look awesome. This is a very classic and elegant hairstyle, which might even make your little girl look few years older.
5. Double Braid With Double Bun
If one braid is not enough, go for two. That is always a simple solution. Coupled with the accessories, this bun hairstyle is an absolute must-try.
6. Half Loop Braid With Bow
Keep it simple and sophisticated with this timeless hairstyle. The braid will literally take you no more than five minutes. And your little daughter will be happy she has a hairstyle that matches her classy outfit. The bow is a perfect touch.
7. Cornrow Side Braids With Chunky Rope Middle Braid
Cornrows can be a bit time consuming. But you can always prepare your girl in the evening. Do not worry, cornrows stay like that for few days. That makes the effort worthwhile.
8. French Fishtail Side Braid
The fishtail is probably one of the most adorable braids you can find. And it looks that much cuter on little girls. I love the innocent look you can achieve thanks to the fishtail. The best way to wear it is loose and on the side.
9. Knotted Headband With Barrette
The barrette is another one of those accessories little girls love. There are so many girly barrettes, depending on your taste and style. And they make every hairstyle look that much better. The headband is a nice braid, but the barrette is what makes this hairstyle unique and special.
10. Feed-In Cornrow Braids Into Half Braided Pigtails
You won’t find pigtails like this one. When people think of pigtails, they imagine something much different. But it is always nice to have alternatives and different takes on the same hairstyle. Personally, I would go without the name tag on the front, but that is just my opinion.
11. Cross Braided Inner Pigtails
We have another take on the pigtails. This one looks more tight braided. But it is still interesting, and the criss cross gives it a bit of playfulness.
12. Diagonal Pull Through Braid Into Messy Duo Buns
When it comes to braids, people get creative easily. Speaking of creativity, I must say I haven’t seen a braid like this one before. It definitely surprised me. It is one of the more playful braids I have seen.
13. Heart Shaped Braids With Woven Pink Ribbon
When you think of little girls, you think of pink. After all, we have the girly pink color. Right? With that in mind, it is no surprise we see some pink additions to the braided hairstyle. But what is unique is that heart shape. That definitely took some planning and detailed execution.
14. Twist Rope Side Headband Braid
I must say that I am more of a fan of the simple braided hairstyles. This one is a perfect example. There is no need for complicating things. A simple braid can make you look elegant and divine in the same time.
15. Inside French Braid Into Natural Loose Curls
They say curls are challenging and hard to maintain. They also say it is nearly impossible to get curls under control. Well, show them this picture. You can make braids out of curly hairstyle. It just takes a bit more effort. As for the hairstyle, it definitely looks like Alicia Keys in her younger days.
16. Connected Waterfall Heart Braids
I am always amazed by the attention to details in some of these hairstyles. I mean, just look at this waterfall hairstyle. You definitely have to be extremely precise to get it done. But in the end, it is all worth for a smile on your little daughter’s face.
17. Bubble Ponies Into Side Ponytail
A hairstyle like this one is a classic girly braid. I mean, when you talk about cute and adorable girls, a hairstyle like this one is a given. You can go with side ponytail, or a back ponytail, it doesn’t matter as much.
18. Top Snake French Braids With Looped Side Braid Into Messy Bun
If you thought the waterfall braids before were amazing, just look at this hairstyle. I applaud the mother that had the nerves to do all this braids. I love the messy bun as well. It serves as the perfect contrast to the tight and precise braids.
19. Top Cornrow Braids Into Braided Bun
Cornrows into a bun is just a timeless classic. You can never go wrong with this hairstyle. And it doesn’t take much time to make it. You can easily notice the playfulness of the braids. And that makes the hairstyle special.
20. Topsy Tails And Elastics Strands Woven Into Curly Buns
As we move further down the list, you can expect more and more complicated hairstyles like this one. I must say, there are mothers that would go above and beyond for their daughter’s hairstyle. Not to say that the ones opting for a simpler braid are bad mothers. However, you just have to have iron clad nerves so sit through the making of this hairstyle. And you have to be very precise.
21. Three Strand Fishtail Pony Braid
The ponytail is a simple hairstyle. But if you want to take it to the next level, or give it a more special treatment, braids are a perfect idea. In this case, we have not one, but three braids fitted into one ponytail. And it results in a sophisticated and sleek look.
22. Ribbon Braids Slit Into Pigtails
We had a couple of pigtails examples so far. And I always love to see more. One reason I love pigtails is because it reminds me of a cartoon character. There are several girls in cartoons with pigtails. And they are all awesome.
23. Micro Box Braids In Loose Hair And In Top Knot
You can say that these micro braids are more of an ethnic hairstyle. And you won’t be far from the truth. African-American women love micro braids. It is a signature hairstyle for them. And their children wear it as well.
24. Pretzel Braids Into Pigtails
The word that comes to mind is charming. Simple, yet very elegant in the same time, this hairstyle will make your little one look enchanting. Like an enchanter from a children’s book. Or like one of those Elf characters well love in the movies.
25. Dutch Braid Into Stacked Bubble Braid
This is one of those complicated hairstyles I told you earlier. I love it when people mix two different braids styles into one hairstyle. It is something that requires practice and skills. And not many of us can do it. But the good news for you is that you can find tutorials here that will help you get there.
26. Cornrow Braids Into Pigtails With Beads
Beads make a nice accessory when you want to add some colors to your hairstyle. The look is lovable even without the beads. But as my friend says, you can never have enough style.
27. Double Braids Into Bun
Delightful hairstyle that looks complicated on first glance, but it is actually very easy to make. I reckon it will take you several minutes, and your girl will be ready to go.
28. Loop Rope And French Braid Combo
I said previously that I love how you can mix braids with other hairstyles. This is another perfect example for that.
29. Woven Criss-Cross Braids Into Pigtails
I cannot help but think of Arwen from Lord of the Rings when I look at this hairstyle. It is that much enchanting and beautiful.
30. Half Waterfall Top Heart Braid Into Loose Ponytail
When I see people making a heart inside their hair, I am just amazed. We had one previously, but I just cannot help but feel enchanted by the planning and precision. You definitely cannot say a bad word for this hairstyle. And the loose ponytail is the cherry on the icing.
31. Slick Dutch Braid Into Twisted Single Braid
As I’ve said several times before, sometimes, a simple braid is all it takes. And that is true in this case as well. We all have our preferences. It is my job to try and give you alternatives, whether you like something simple, or something more complex. They all look great.
32. Headband Fishtail Braid With Micro Ponytails
The fishtail braid falls into that complicated category at times. While most times, it is a simple braid for a ponytail, sometimes the fishtail braid can be more than that.
33. Angled Cornrow Twist Rope Pigtails
It is all about the symmetry and angles here. They take this hairstyle to the next level, even though it is a rather simple cornrow hairstyle. But as you can see, a small tweak here and there can make all the difference in the world.
34. Criss Cross Braids With Curls And Mini Side Bow
We started off with a Benetton like inspired hairstyle. And we finish off with something as cheerful and as joyful. Look at this little girls and all of her curls. They are perfectly tamed within the braids.
With that in mind, feel free to send us pictures of your little ones. We are always open for new suggestions from our fans.