Beautiful Bridal Braids? It’s a Bridal Do’!

Braided do’s are everywhere these days. You’ll find them on fashion show runways, on your favorite Hunger Games character (Katniss Everdeen anyone?), and on your TV set a la any episode of Game of Thrones.

This is a gorgeous trend that’s definitely here to stay. Braids are romantic, pretty, feminine, and ideal for a stunning wedding day look. Get inspired for your own version of a braided do’ with our top picks below.


The Look: Wood Nymph

This braided look is fairy inspired. Achieve it by choosing loose braids, wavy tendrils, and added elements from nature like flowers and leaves.

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The Look: Fun and Flirty

Let your fun side shine through with a strategically placed braid and well positioned braided bun/chignon. Exposing just one side of the nape of your neck is the perfect amount of flirt!

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The Look: I Woke Up Like This

Lovers of bed head can definitely rock this look for their wedding day. The braids are loose and natural-looking waves cascade down around the face and back.

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The Look: Prim and Proper

On the other end of the spectrum, for those who appreciate a more proper wedding up do’, then this do’s for you! Intricate, tightly secured, and accessorized braids are the ticket for a more structured look.

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