10 Tutorials to Master Crown Braids

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 10
    She Lets Her Hair Down
    This 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)!
    Image Photo Credit: She Lets Her Hair Down
  • Cupcakes and Cashmere 2 of 10
    Cupcakes and Cashmere
    This tutorial (for girls with thick hair!) just requires two normal braids and a handful of bobby pins.
    Image Photo Credit: Cupcakes and Cashmere
  • A Delicate Crown Braid from Refinery 29 3 of 10
    A Delicate Crown Braid from Refinery 29
    I love this small, delicate braid.
    Image Photo Credit: Refinery 29
  • Keiko Lynn 4 of 10
    Keiko Lynn
    I loved the full, teased option for something a little fancier.
    Image Photo Credit: Keiko Lynn
  • A Beautiful Mess 5 of 10
    A Beautiful Mess
    This is a french braid version that will secure itself since you add hair as you move around your head.
    Image Photo Credit: A Beautiful Mess
  • A Beautiful Mess—Maiden Braid 6 of 10
    A Beautiful Mess—Maiden Braid
    These maiden braids are a more advanced version with multiple braids wrapping the crown of your head.
    Image Photo Credit:A Beautiful Mess
  • A Cup of Jo 7 of 10
    A Cup of Jo
    If you just want a quick overview, these photos over at Cup of Jo will give you the basic idea.
    Image Photo Credit: A Cup of Jo
  • Lash Is Me 8 of 10
    Lash Is Me
    I'm drooling over this fishtail version of a crown braid. There's video tutorial to show you how to do it.
    Image Photo Credit: Lashisme
  • Teen Vogue 9 of 10
    Teen Vogue
    This is a good basic step-by-step of the straightforward method, with pictures along the way.
    Image Photo Credit: Teen Vogue
  • Crochet Clouds 10 of 10
    Crochet Clouds
    If you have loads of long hair, try this crown braid that lets half your hair spill down.
    Image Photo Credit: Crochet Clouds
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