Braids are the perfect hairstyle for long thick hair – they are gorgeous, trendy, and comfortably keep hair in place. Long, thick hair is an asset for braided hairstyles because there is so much length and volume to work with. This means there are lots of creative ways to mix and match braids. Keep reading for pictures of different braided hairstyles that suit lengthy tresses.
From the front, a pair of French braids combine into a stunning inside out braid. This Dutch braid continues for the length of the hair. The gorgeous knotted transition is highlighted with oversized rhinestone hair pins that are just the right size for the braid.
Another complicated and multiple technique braid, this starts as a crown braid and becomes a multi-strand braid. Also, highlighted with hair accessories, this gorgeous braided hairstyle would be perfect for a bride or wedding.
This braided bridal hairstyle takes a classic side braid from ordinary to extraordinary with bright red hair. This look is clean enough for special events but is comfortable enough for everyday.
All of these looks would also be delightful with wavy and curly hair. The natural curl adds beautiful volume and texture to braids.