When you need a break from braids, styling your natural hair, or simply need a fun and easy way to rock braids, crochets braids are the best way to go. Crotchet braids are sometimes called latch hook braids and are made from synthetic hair extensions which are typically looped through cornrow on your natural hair. Crochet braids can be styled in a variety of ways and this means no more sitting for hours to get a box braided hairstyle, crochet braids come in different lengths and colors for you to make a choice from.
Crochet braids are the best go-to protective hairstyles, they protect your hair while you transition to natural hair, these braids are easier and faster to make on your hair and they give a stylish look you can’t help but love every time.
To give you some style inspiration, we have compiled 25 beautiful crochet hairstyle ideas, crochet braid could be really fun regardless of color or length.
25 Crochet Box Braids Hairstyle Ideas
There is something for everyone when it comes to crochet box braids, they are exciting to install, crochet braids can be styled whichever way you want and most interestingly there are lots of crochet hairstyles to choose from. If you are considering getting a crochet braid, here are 25 crochet braids we have rounded up for you to inspire you.
1. Havana Twist Crochet Braid
Havana twist is a great protective hairstyle for natural hair but this could take a long time to make which is why crochet braid has been introduced to make this fun hairstyle easy and faster to install, this comes in beautiful colors and can last for a very long time.
2. Grey Mambo Twist Crochet Braid
Mambo crochet braid are simply beautiful, they are made with loose tips to give you a unique way of styling and makes maintenance very easy too. This is really easy to install and compare to fizzing up a box braid, we are rooting for a soft loc instead.
3. Short Twist Crochet Braid
Another fun crochet braid is mambo twist crochet braid, this is lightweight and with just one easy styling method, you can rock it for all kinds of occasions.
4. Big Crochet Twist Braid
This has a unique appeal to it and just like every other twist crochet, you can style it whichever way you want and for all kinds of a bold look, this is the crochet to install.
5. Short Havana Crochet Twist
This comes with loose tips and protects your edges from damages as it is mostly installed to fall at the sides, it’s beautiful and comes in lots of nice colors to choose from.
6. Loose Crochet Braids
Make your crochet braid hairstyle more interesting with the new loose crochet braids, this has been designed to be interesting and style it with colorful bands to make it look fancier.
7. Short Multi Crochet Braids
Multi crochet is one of the well-known crochet types, lot’s of fascinating hairstyles can be achieved with multi crochet, and above is just one way to style it.
8. Dreadlock Crochet
If you really want to get dreadlocks but can’t take the time to grow them out or get it done then the fastest way to do this is through a crochet braid, it is gorgeous and simple.
9. Ponytail Curly Crochet Braid
Ponytails are not just the best go-to hairstyles for ladies but the extension added at the base can be can add some unique look it.
10. Long Curly Crochet Hairstyle
This is one curly crochet hairstyle you would love to install for classy and elaborate events, this steps up the crochet game and you can give it aside or center parting just like any curly hair extension.
11. Half Braided Curly Hair Crochet
Braids in the front and get your crochet at the back, this is a pretty trendy hairstyle and quite fitting for anyone with a flair for crochets and cornrow.
12. Passion Twist Crochet Hairstyle
You don’t have to sit long hours to make passion twists anymore when there are crochets that are even more adorable. This is a new addition to crochet hairstyle ideas and it’s really cool.
13. Dark Magenta Crochet Hairstyle
If you are looking for a cool but classy look then this crochet hairstyle might be a perfect idea, this is a bold hair colour and it compliments any skin tone with it’s filtering magenta hue.
14. Honey Brown Crochet Hairstyle
Level up your crochet hairstyle idea with this honey brown crochet hairstyle and just like every other crochet style, you can style it either center or half parted.
15. Jumbo Twist Crochet Hairstyle
Maintain a straight fashionable look with a jumbo twist crochet hairstyle and just like a jumbo braid, this is practically for any kind of look or outfit.
16. Short Blonde Crochet Hairstyle
This blonde protective crochet hairstyle lets you experiment with a blonde color without having to change your hair color. This is a bold crochet hairstyle that is just as trendy and it is beautiful.
17. Red Multi Crochet Hairstyle
Red crochet hairstyle isn’t so bad after all, this look above just shows that this is simply the right kind of protective hairstyle to get when you need to pair it with an elaborate makeup for a less intimidating look.
18. White Twist Crochet Hairstyle
There are so many colorful crochets to choose from and white crochet saves you from getting your hair dyed, you can rather install a crochet braid till your mind is made up, it is super stylish and gives you just the look you want.
19. Senegalese Twist Crochet Hairstyle
Here is another stunning crochet hairstyle idea just for you to rock, this is another trendy hairstyle you can’t help but love, keep your scalp hydrated at all time and get this crochet hairstyle to protect those edges.
20. Spring Curls Crochet With Braid
Spring crochet curls are even more beautiful and with a side braid to make it look more adorable, you are good to go.
21. Senegalese Crochet Twist
Source: PinterestNothing stops you from getting Senegalese twist now that all you have to do is install it as crochet, this is can be styled any way you want.
22. Dread Twist Crochet Hairstyle
Keep it locked in and simple with short dread twist crochet.
23. Brown Ponytail Crochet Hairstyle
This is for those who like their crochets long and easy to style, this can be rolled into a bun or just let it fall into a ponytail for a casual day out.
24. Curly Hair Crochets With Bangs
Embrace your curls and find some interesting way to make them pop, this is a mini version of spring curls and for extra curls, you can separate the crochets into thin curls for a full look.
25. Short Box Braid Crochets
A crochet hairstyle won’t be complete without a box braid crochet, they were the first choice of crochet for many before other styles were introduced and for a simple look, box braid crochets are the most suitable option.
Crochet braids are hair extensions that are literally crocheted into your own hair and are known to save lots of time and efforts, your hair is braided into a cornrow but instead of sewing in your extension, your braider uses crochet instead. Crochet braids are considered protective hairstyles and even though they are not damaging to hair, it is important to keep your hair healthy before it is braided down.
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