Think braids are only for laundry day and the gym? Think again! Intricate twists and plaits are totally trendy, and there's a braided to suit every occasion. Here, Beyonce pairs a sexy side part and long, wavy bangs with a simple braid to complement her sequined outfit.
Socialite Tinsley Mortimer dresses up her long, blonde hair with a headband braid and long bangs. She plays up her girlie with frosty eyeshadow and a pink lip.
Melissa Joan Hart rocks a bewitching (see what we did there?) take on the classic side-parted low ponytail. A thin braid along the actress' hairline adds a unique accent and shows off her blonde highlights.Looks like Lucy Hale is getting style advice from her character on Pretty Little Liars. The cheery brunette goes emo with a fall-weather ready crocheted snood and some Kool Aid-red streaks. A loose side braid completes Hale's tousled hairstyle.Garcelle Beauvais knows how to transform a plait into a sexy premiere hairstyle. The actress paired her loose side braid with gold earrings, a fur vest and turquoise beads on the red carpet
Nicky Hilton a Swedish milkmaid-inspired braid with a center-parted updo hairstyle. Her updo shows off the socialite's glittering one-shouldered dress.
Need a cute hairstyle that keeps your locks out of your eyes and transitions easily from day to night? Look no further than Katharine McPhee's hairline braid and rolling waves. This 'do works on every length from bob to long!
Nina Dobrev manages to completely transform (and lower!) her hairline with a braid that swoops around from the crown of her head to her ear. It's a totally unique spin on a classic braided updo.
Jessica Szohr is all smiles in a laid-back side fishtail braid and loose, choppy bangs.
Eve blows your mind (YouTube it asap) with a super-stylized long braid topped with retro and finger curls.'