Check Out This Beautiful (But Not So Basic) Braid Inspo For Festival

Fear not, we’ve got ghd pros on hand to do them for you.


Sinead Martin |

Braids are to hair what leggings are to workouts – they may change styles, but they’re the most popular go-to essential. And just like we choose a specific cut, colour and lycra-sticity for our leggings, everyone has a particular braid preference too.

We’re embracing the foolproof braid trend this Summer, kicking things off at the with our good friends at ghd. The “good hair day” experts will be bringing their stylers, heat protectors and (most NB) quick fingers to set up a drool-worthy braid bar. All weekend.

We did some Instagram stalking and rounded up the coolest braids to try at Festival (turns out, up-dos are making a serious comeback). Here’s some braid-spiration gracing the heads of our favourite beauty icons…

 

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Bantu Knots are a youthful way to bring braids into an up-style… Rock ’em like Amanda does.

 

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Braids, twists, ponytail. Oh Cara, what more could we ask for?

 

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Unathi proves it’s cool to wear your braids as tight as your abs.

 

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Not there for a full head? Take Lorna’s example and get flirty with side braids and Hollywood waves!

 

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Breathe Barre’s Fiona wears two Frenchies pulled back into buns – now known as the Pilates Princess Crown?

 

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The most popular braid in the Universe? We’ll take one too please Demi!

Okay, so there you have it. Proof that braids are nothing if not versatile. Now it’s time to have your locks transformed by Team ghd. “Get your hair did” at the ghd Braid Bar at our on 10 and 11 November. Still need to buy your ticket? Get on it ASAP.

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