36 Beautiful Ghana Weaving Shuku Styles For 2024

Ghana weaving shuku styles

Cornrows a.k.a Ghana weaving shuku are one of the most popular braids, particularly for black ladies. Its popularity is thanks to both its ability to protect natural hair and for the braider to get creative. Cornrows are the base for many other braided styles, including crotchet, Lemonade, feed-in, and goddess braids. You can be certain to get plenty of compliments.

You can do almost any hairstyle with cornrows shuku. Tie them up into a ponytail, high bun, or cute space bun, or rock them as a pony. Half-up styles that use additional twisting look incredible, and you can get really creative. You can also style them as pigtails, bow ponytails, as part of updos, or even upside down.

With the awesome hairstyles listed below, you will attract attention, admiring glances, and sincere smiles. If you’re not into shuku styles, You may as well check out this list of trending Ghana-weaving all-back style ideas, it’s loaded.

Here are 36 amazing Ghana weaving shuku styles that have been compiled for you.

1. Straight Mini Ghana Weaving

Straight Mini Ghana Weaving
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This is one of the most popular Ghana weaving hairstyles during the festive period although why can’t be explained, we must say it’s a really beautiful hairstyle. You can rock it as a ponytail or simply roll it into a bun to give it an entirely different style.

2. Two Layer Ghana Weaving Shuku

Two Layer Ghana Weaving Shuku
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Ghana weaving shuku does not have to be plain, this hairstyle above sure shows another way you can get creative with it. This is simply a two-layer braid but with shuku as the top layer and some creative cornrows to spice things up.

3. Tribal Ghana Weaving Shuku With Bangs

Tribal Ghana Weaving Shuku
Image: @ african_hairstyle // Instagram

This is simply beautiful or should we use the word stunning? Here is another African braid hairstyle you can be sure will always be in trend.

4. Freestyle Shuku

Freestyle Shuku
Image: @ the.prettyparlor // Instagram

Looking for something simple, yet creative? Then here you have it, this is a cool hairstyle for many of us that dread sitting at the salon for too long.

5. Side Part Shuku

Side Part Shuku
Image: @ tru_dy_styles // Instagram

The side part can be just as pretty as the front part. This can also be more suitable for those with oval or round faces.

6. Double Bun Ghana Weaving

Double Bun Ghana Weaving
Image: @ african_hairstyle // Instagram

This can be the true definition of an African braid hairstyle. It is simple and beautiful.

7. Slanted High Ghana Weaving Shuku

Top ghana weaving Shuku
Image: @Zumbahairbeauty // Instagram

Every lady wants a braid hairstyle that is neat, smooth, fancy, and incredibly beautiful. This hairstyle combines it all and while we are going to let you know it will be a bit expensive, it is also worth it. The hairstyle can be a great protective hairstyle however we advised you to get a stylist that knows how to take care of your edges to prevent breakage.

8. Braided Ghana Weaving Shuku Bun

Braided ghana weaving bun
Image: @braidsby_veronica // Instagram

While ponytail Ghana weaving is the one we have always looked forward to recreating, the simple roll-up bun above makes some unique difference too. This bun technique looks highly distinct and also helps keep the hair away from your neck.

9. Pattern Ghana Weaving Shuku With Box Braid

High and low Ghana weaving
Image: @bella__sunshine_hair // Instagram

If you are bored with the usual ponytail shuku but want Ghana weaving, you consider doing something like this, this requires simple styling, it is more of a two-step braid, but the styling makes all the difference.

10. Tribal Ghana Weaving Shuku

Tribal Ghana Weaving Shuku
Image: @presh_stylist // Instagram

Shuku hairstyles can be just as much fun as you want them to be if you get a good stylist and the ideal style to inspire you. This classy shuku Ghana weaving above is topping the chart on the best hairstyle to try this season. This trendy hairstyle can last for a very long time.

11. Straight Classy Ghana Weaving

traight Classy Ghana Weaving
Source: Trybebraids

This is another popular Ghana weaving shuku every lady needs to try. This hairstyle is really classy and ideal for all occasions, any face shape can rock this hairstyle effortlessly.

12. Half Up, Half Down Braid Style

Stitch Shuku Ghana Weaving
Source: Ghanaweaving

Here is a classic hairstyle you can rock on any occasion. This hairstyle tends to take time depending on the size and length of the braid however the effort is considered worth it. It can be a great protective hairstyle.

13. High Ponytail Hairstyle

Stitch Shuku Ghana Weaving
Source: bhamystyles

A simple high ponytail braid hairstyle is another classy hairstyle that works on any occasion. This is suitable for creating a sassy look for formal events, and it’s ideal for laying your edges as well.

14. Jumbo Ghana Weaving Shuku

Jumbo Ghana Weaving Shuku
Image: @jumbobraids // Instagram

Jumbo Ghana weaving is the fastest way you can get a protective hairstyle and keep it as simple as you can.

15. Tribal Ghana Weaving Shuku

Stitch Shuku Ghana Weaving
Image: @tribalbraids // Instagram

Ghana weaving hairstyles can be as simple as you want them to be. This classy Ghana weaving has been around for a really long time and not only is it fancy but perfect for any occasion or look you are going for.

16. Crown Bun With Braids

Crown Bun With Braids
Image: @ u.mme // Image

Braids in bigger plaits save lots of time, as more hair is used in each row. The less time in the salon chair, the better. This draws the eye across your face and focuses the attention on the crown of your hair and your pronounced glowing forehead.

17. Zig Zag Clean Lines Ponytail

Zig Zag Clean Lines Ponytail
Image: @worldofbraiding // Instagram

With sophisticated zig-zag clean lines, you can decide to add an extension to get more glances and feel like a real queen all while you rock it.

18. High Bun Cornrows

High Bun Cornrows
Image: @worldofbraiding // Instagram

If you want a hairstyle that makes a statement, but you seem short on time most days, this is a great option. They’re also a good choice if you have thin hair but still want the cornrow look.

19. Classic Bow Ponytail With Curls

Classic Bow Ponytail With Curls
Image: @hairandbeauty // Instagram

Classic ponytail cornrows have less tension on your scalp, while they can last for weeks and are very low in maintenance.

20. Two Bun Cornrows With Butterfly Effect

Two Bun Cornrows With Butterfly Effect
Image: @joiladonna.braids // Instagram

To make your braided ponytail look perfectly polished and exceptional, secure it with some hair accessories for some extra personality. a clear snag-free elastic and wrap some of your braids around to cover it. Finally, add hair accessories for some extra personality.

21. Thick and Thin Asymmetrical Feed-in Cornrows

Thick and Thin Asymmetrical Feed-in Cornrows
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If you are looking for a hairstyle that commands attention, then this thick-and-thin feed-in is for you. When you’re short on time, plait a thick Dutch braid along the center section of your head, then tie the rest of your hair back in.

22. Two In One, Colored Shuku With All Back Cornrows

Two In One, Shuku With All Back Cornrows
Image: @getstitchedin // Image

Two-in-one hairstyle with a well-detailed line. if you don’t just want the random ponytail hairstyle, you won’t go wrong by opting for this hairstyle.

23. Ponytail Cornrows With Beads

Ponytail Cornrows With Beads
Image: @vanessamatsena // Instagram

Keep it super smooth for a more professional look, or pull a few face-framing pieces out for a soft and romantic vibe with this medium-sized ponytail cornrows with beads.

24. Chic High Ponytail

Chic High Ponytail
Image: @pearlthestylist_ // Instagram

Classy and classic ponytail for anyone seeking attention. A chic high bun with sideways beads will do justice to your look.

25. Goddess Double Ponytail With Beads

Goddess Double Ponytail With Beads
Image: @nenny_b // Instagram

Goddess ponytails, are perfect for days when you want to give your hair a break or when you are going on a beach vacation and would rather not worry about styling your strands every morning. 11. Feed-In Buns With Ghana Braids

26. Yellow Ghana Weaving Style

Feed-In Buns With Ghana Braids
Image: @cornrowsgang // Instagram

Do you like it shouting? You can go for this color, giving the style a pronounced and attractive look.

27. Tiny Ponytail With Curls

Tiny Ponytail With Curls
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You need not braid the whole cornrows, you can take part of it and make it curly, giving the hair a full look with a classy breathe taking look.

28. Detailed Feed-In High Bun

Detailed Feed-In High Bun
Image: @its_just_hair01 // Instagram

You don’t have to worry about maintaining this detailed feed-in. The braids will stay in place and keep your hair out of your face especially when there is heat.

29. Long Curvy Braids

Long Curvy Braids
Image: @sandrasbraids // Instagram

Braids give a curvy statement with a lovely extension.

30. Four-Part Side Cornrow With Two Bun

Four Part Side Cornrow With Two Bun
Image: @zumbahairbeauty // Instagram

Four side parts with two buns look elegant, you can always add knotless braids to the back to give an exceptional view.

31. Crossed High Bun With Curls

Crossed High Bun With Curls
Image: @erica_letstalkhair // Instagram

Adding extensions to the braids and leaving the rest of the hair free gives the ponytail braids another style. It’s a bold contrast, and the result is a modern one.

32. Systematical Lengthy Bun

Systematical Lengthy Bun
Image: @braided__ // Instagram

Simple and classy lengthy bun.

33. Perfect Black Ponytail

Perfect Black Ponytail
Image: @mikasstyles // Instagram

Curvy side cuts can be properly maintained, these braids create a cute and cool effect with a lot of attitudes.

34. Dynamic High Bun

Dynamic High Bun
Image: @erica_letstalkhair // Instagram

The great thing about this dynamic high bun of this size is that they don’t take too long to do and are easy to take out.

35. Tiny Bun Cornrows

Tiny Bun Cornrows
Image: @infinity_beautylounge // Instagram

Tiny bun cornrows nail the look with closed lines.

36. Snake Ponytail Cornrows

Snake Ponytail Cornrows
Image: @infinity_beautylounge // Instagram

Sophisticated snake ponytail cornrows, can be maintained for weeks without any damage to the scalp.

In conclusion:

Cornrows shuku hairstyles make space for creativity. There are many interesting braiding techniques to make every head unique. Besides, you can experiment with highlights, natural or curly textures, clips, beads, patterns, shapes, etc.

Cornrows shuku will always set a pace for you out there, giving you the desired confidence and boldness you deserve.

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