Bridal Hair Collective

Looking for a unique and swoon-worthy wedding hairstyle? Forget about simple downdos and plain ‘ol buns - twirl a few braids into your locks! Adding a fishtail, french braid, dutch braid, milkmaid braid or four-strand twist will instantly take your bridal look to the next level. Remember, even if you’ve been braiding your hair since you were seven, you’ll want to get the help of a seasoned pro on your wedding day so that your hair looks as stunning as the braided hairstyles in these photos.

Here are a few stunning braided wedding hairstyles worn by real brides.

This beautifully messy braided bun - Laura & Kyle's wedding

Photo Junkies

This larger-than-life style - Ashley & Brad's wedding

AGI Studio Photography + Cinema

This stunning boho look - Elice & Andrew's wedding

Bake Photography

This pearl embellished side braid - Roxanne & Christopher's wedding

Wedding of Christopher & Roxanne

This effortless romantic style - Gaelyn and Mike's wedding

Anita Peeples Photography

This to-die-for braid/bun combo - Sara & Adam's wedding

Diana With Love Photography

This elegant braided updo - Erica & Andrew's wedding

Anita Clemens Photography

This gorgeous multi-toned look - Celia & Eric's wedding

Victoria Koehler Photography

This blinged-out braided updo - Samantha & Mike's wedding

Love Photos

This picture perfect waterfall braid - Basia & Garin's wedding

Michael Goencz Photography

This bloom-infused look - Samantha & Jacob's wedding

Wynn Photo

This absolutely dreamy cascading style - Rachel & John's wedding

Samantha Jeanine - Photographer

This chic braided chignon - Vicky & Allen's wedding

Jay Li Photography

This adorable front french braid - Sophie & Adam's wedding

Studio FB by Annie & Ned

This flowery fishtail - Cameron & Brant's wedding

Kim Payant Photography

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