Have you ever worn your hair in a crown braid? Braids are all over this spring, from magazines to runways, but I think crown braids take the cake. And the secret is, they are really easy to master! If you haven’t ever given it a try, check out these 10 tutorials, from super basic, to formal party pretty. You’ll be putting your hair in a crown braid in no time flat.
She Lets Her Hair Down 1 of 10This is my go-to tutorial by Rubi Jones. The video by Tiger in a Jar is so pretty to watch (and bonus, there's a rag curl tutorial, too)!
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Cupcakes and Cashmere 2 of 10This tutorial (for girls with thick hair!) just requires two normal braids and a handful of bobby pins.
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A Delicate Crown Braid from Refinery 29 3 of 10I love this small, delicate braid.
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Keiko Lynn 4 of 10I loved the full, teased option for something a little fancier.
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A Beautiful Mess 5 of 10This is a french braid version that will secure itself since you add hair as you move around your head.
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A Beautiful Mess—Maiden Braid 6 of 10These maiden braids are a more advanced version with multiple braids wrapping the crown of your head.
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A Cup of Jo 7 of 10If you just want a quick overview, these photos over at Cup of Jo will give you the basic idea.
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Lash Is Me 8 of 10I'm drooling over this fishtail version of a crown braid. There's video tutorial to show you how to do it.
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Teen Vogue 9 of 10This is a good basic step-by-step of the straightforward method, with pictures along the way.
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Crochet Clouds 10 of 10If you have loads of long hair, try this crown braid that lets half your hair spill down.
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