Trendy Tribal Braid Trends That You Should Try

Key Takeaways
  • Tribal braids are intricate hair designs that incorporate tight, interwoven sections, creating a distinctive and visually appealing hairstyle.
  • These braids have cultural significance in various communities and can symbolize heritage, identity, and a sense of belonging.
  • Tribal braids require skill and expertise to create, often taking hours to complete, so it’s essential to choose a skilled hairstylist for the best results.
  • When considering tribal braids, it’s essential to be aware of cultural appropriation and to respect the cultural origins and significance of the style to avoid insensitivity or offense.

It is important to remember that although braided looks are currently on trend, the truth of the matter is that braids have been a vital part of style and also culture for thousands of years. This is a global fact. 

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Additionally, when it comes to tracing back the history of braids, they originated amongst African tribes and they were a sign of a woman’s tribe.

Braids were also a sign of status and also social standing. 

Trendy Tribal Braid Trends That You Should Try

These braids would have been adorned with silver coins, or they would have been adorned with bits of amber woven in amongst the braids.

These kinds of accessories will tend to be family heirlooms that have been passed down through family generations, which means that the braid hairstyles themselves will tend to be passed down through generations too.

How Has The Trend Progressed?

Here’s the thing, while there have been a whole lot of braid variations since this, tribal braids do remain one of the most common braid styles around the world.

The braid trends of today work hard to intertwine the beauty of historical braids along with modern trends.

It is also important to note that braids serve an especially practical purpose because they are woven and then left in for extended periods of time. 

It is true that braids need a lot of care and also conditioning to ensure that they remain shiny and that they do not frizz.

This is an especially permanent hairstyle which ultimately gives your natural hair a well-earned break and it also adds length to your hair.

It is also important to note that this hairstyle looks absolutely amazing too.

If you are especially keen to revamp your braid look, then we are here to help you.

We have a whole host of braid styles depending on whether you are looking for something quick and easy, or whether you want a much more elaborate braid style.

You will definitely find something here that will suit your personal style. So, without further ado – let’s begin.

Before You Get Started

  • Ensure your hair is clean, free from tangles, and properly detangled. It sets the stage for a seamless braiding process.
  • Have all your braiding tools and products ready, including hair ties, clips, edge control, and any extensions or accessories you plan to use.
  • There are various tribal braid styles to choose from, such as Fulani braids, Ghana braids, or even custom styles. Decide which look you want to achieve.
  • Before braiding, apply a lightweight oil or scalp treatment to prevent dryness and promote a healthy scalp.
  • Tribal braids can be time-consuming. Make sure you have enough time set aside to complete the braiding process without rushing.

1. Long Tribal Braids: The Swirl Pattern Style

Long Tribal Braids: The Swirl Pattern Style

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The long tribal braids are especially on-trend at the moment. They are the best option to go for if you are looking to add length to your hairstyle as well as STYLE.

The swirl pattern which is at the top of the head is especially funky and it can really give your braid style that unique look.

In fact, you could even consider adding a bit of color to the ends of your braids

2. The Half Up, Half Down Style

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This is a style which really helps you to adapt to the half up half down trend.

This style is also super practical because it will keep your hair out of your face and it suits day-to-day wear as well as professional wear. 

This style uses a thicker weave and this is what really helps to give that much more volumized look.

We recommend just pulling two of the braids back so to complete this look. This is a key example as to how braids can function like other hairstyles.

3. The Half Up Swirl Tribal Braids Look

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This style is a combination of the first two styles and this is a style which uses fun accessories to add more personality to this look.

These braids will be side parted and they will also be a mid-length.

This means that this hairstyle is especially ideal if you are wanting something which is especially low maintenance and this style of braid is perfect for everyday wear.

4. The Classic Tribal Braids With Colored Weave Style

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Adding a colored weave into your braided style can really help to give your braid look more personality and originality.

Doing this can really help you to add interest to your braided look – and you will be pleased to know that these particular braids are especially easy to take care of.

You will also find that these kinds of braids will give your scalp time to breathe.

5. Long Tribal Braids: The Classic Look

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So, when it comes to braids it is all about versatility. When you have braids you can pretty much style your hair in any way that you want to.

By having the classic long tribal braids you will find that you are able to attempt a whole host of styles by using the braids.

You will find that you can create the perfect half up hairstyle, or a ponytail or even a topknot.

Or you can just wear your hair down.

6. The Two Layer Tribal Braids Style

The Two Layer Tribal Braids Style

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You can give your tribal braids an especially cool twist by creating this layered look.

Here’s the thing, you will be planning to have these braids in for a long time so you might as well make the most of it and try to add some twists to your look.

You can do this by using a different weave at the start of your braids, and then you can finish off these braids with a pop of color or even with a natural color accent.

This will help to give your braids a touch of flair.

7. Let’s Talk Gold Accents

Let’s Talk Gold Accents

Are you someone who enjoys a bit of glitz and glamour? Well, if the answer is yes then you should add some gold into your braided hairstyle as this will really add something to your look. 

By adding in gold to your braided look you will be adding some extra shine to your hair.

This will work especially well if you are someone who loves to wear gold jewelry because adding gold to your braids will have the same effect as if you were to pair gold earrings or necklaces to your outfit. 

By incorporating gold into your braids you will be able to add something extra to every outfit that you wear.

8. Fan Part Tribal Braids Look

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You can try this style which incorporates the part as the main focus of the style.

This is done through the fan design which works to draw attention to the face and this is the objective of any good hairstyle.

It is true that from the fan, the braids will form a curtain that really helps to frame the face.

9. The Single Braid Part With Silver Style

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You will find that this is another cool way to style your part area, and this is because that single braid down the center has a different look other than the middle part tribal braids.

It is also important to mention that the fine silver wrap is a traditional style and also a current trend.

This is a style which can be seen in the oldest tribal braids along with modern looks.

10. The Single Braid Part With Gold Style

Trendy Tribal Braid Trends That You Should Try

In case you hadn’t guessed, this is the same part style as with the silver – only this time we will be using gold.

This part style includes different adornments and it also shows the flexibility of the middle part tribal braids

So, here gold wrappings are used and you can even consider adding hair charms as fun accessories. Here’s the thing, it does not matter what you want to add to your braids.

You will be able to make your braid look personal to you and a great reflection of your own style.

11. The Long Gold Tribal Braids Look

The Long Gold Tribal Braids Look

Are you someone who especially enjoys long tribal braids?

Well then this is the perfect style for you. These are especially luxurious braids which will stretch all the way down to the thigh area.

And, you will find that the pops of gold will really contribute to the effect of the braids.

This style will really showcase your long hair and you will be able to keep it in this style for an especially long time.

12. The Side Part Tribal Braids Style

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Now, these braids are especially cool due to their length. They are super long!

What makes these braids even cooler is that they have an especially fun side part and this really helps to reflect the fade style. 

So, if you are enjoying the look of a fade but you are not ready to make the full commitment of shaving your head – then these braids will give you that very illusion.

There is nothing stopping you from adding color to these braids, you can intertwine color into the ends of these braids just to add some extra personality to your braided look.

13. The Zigzag Tribal Braids Look

The Zigzag Tribal Braids Look

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Now, this braid look is an especially fun one because its central feature is a fun zigzag design.

This braid design could be said to be reminiscent of a zebra print look, and that is what makes this particular style of braid so different from any other tribal braid hairstyle. 

It is important to note that this is the perfect example of how you can use a part to be able to make your style especially unique, but you can do this by potentially leaving the braids natural.

So, in this situation the style will get another twist with the wrap. This is what will give you that half up style.

14. The Perfect Style For The Star Lover

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If you are keen to find an especially distinctive look then this will be the braid style for you.

A great way that you can do this is by using a shape in your part as this will make your braid look especially distinctive. 

In this case we have the star shape – and this really takes the middle part tribal braids to a whole new level.

You can really accentuate the shape of the part by utilizing color, and the best color to use would be blonde.

This will make your part look especially star-like.

15. The Braided Knot Style

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We are here to bust a huge braid-related myth: a lot of people will think that because you have braids you can’t style your hair. This is totally inaccurate.

You absolutely can style your hair if you have braids. 

The braided knot is the perfect updo for any occasion.

This kind of updo will be suitable for the gym or for work – or you will even be able to sport this hairstyle at a formal event. Yeah, you can wear this hairstyle wherever you want.

This braided look literally takes the tribal braid hairstyle to some new heights.

16. The Box Braids Look

The Box Braids Look

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This style of braid gets its name from the way that it is styled at the very root.

It is true that box braids are one of the most popular tribal braid hairstyles, and this way of styling braids is especially cool and trendy.

These braids are perfect for anyone of any age, and you will also find that smoothing the fine hairs that are near the root will really help you to give this style your own personal touch.

17. The Natural Ends Ponytail Braided Look

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If you find that you need to wear your hair up for the majority of the time then this style of braids will be perfect for you.

The best way to achieve this style is to use the braids as a wrap for the rest of the hair.

You will find that this is an especially cool adaptation of the typical ponytail style. 

Choosing to expose your natural curls at the end of the ponytail braided look will give this look a much more natural touch and it will add to this being an especially stylish ponytail look.

18. The Long Box Braids With Beads Style

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Adding beads to your long box braids is a classic accessory. This is because by adding beads you will give your box braid look more texture and also much more color.

So, here you will find that the long box braids will get this addition in the form of clear beads – this is especially true if you have incorporated color of any kind into your long box braids.

Quick Guide to Trendy Tribal Braids: Unique and Stylish Hair 

  • Expressive Styles: Trendy tribal braids encompass diverse, culturally-inspired looks, from Fulani to Maasai.
  • Maintenance: Keep your tribal braids fresh by re-twisting and moisturizing regularly.
  • Protect Your Edges: Be mindful of tension on your hairline; use edge control or gentle styling.
  • Vibrant Accessories: Elevate your tribal braids with beads, shells, and other cultural adornments.

19. The Classy Box Braids Style

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Here’s the thing, the simple long box braids are an especially classy and an especially sophisticated look, and long braids will be the perfect choice for you if you are wanting something much more versatile.

The classy box braids will be able to take on any kind of style – but the incorporation of the box parting will ultimately give this style much more flair.

20. The Funky Topknot Look

The Funky Topknot Look

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Do you want a fun and cool tribal braid hairstyle that is out of the ordinary? Well, this will be the perfect hairstyle for you.

You can accessorize this hairstyle by adding beads, or by adding bling or you can experiment with different braid thickness.

This will ultimately make this hairstyle super fun and also really eclectic too. If you are looking for a new way to style your braids then you should definitely try this topknot look.

21. The Jumbo Tassel Braid Style

The Jumbo Tassel Braid Style

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This braid style is especially unique and you can really unleash the queen you are with this look.

This is an especially unique hairstyle, this jumbo tribal braid hairstyle has really amazing gold accents.

These are what really sets this style apart from any other braided hairstyle.

The different ends of the braids will have a texture that is similar to a tassel, and this is a nod to the Ancient Egyptian hairstyle.

22. The Multi-Texture Topknot Look

Are you a fan of having multiple styles and multiple textures in your hairstyle? Well, this two layer tribal braid style is the best one for you.

The way that this style works is that the braids in the top layer provide structure and also smoothness.

This is complemented by the natural hair underneath which adds a much softer backdrop.

The purpose of this style being in a knot is to really help you add that extra element of interest to your look. 

23. Incorporating Wooden Beads Into Your Traditional Tribal Braids Look

Incorporating Wooden Beads Into Your Traditional Tribal Braids Look

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If you are someone who is looking for a much more traditional style, this look will speak to the historical trend of finishing braids with some wooden beads.

It is true that beads will add texture, fun and also rhythm to your braided hairstyle look – and you have the freedom to choose whatever beads can fit your personal taste.

You can make this look whatever you want it to be and you can suit your own personal style and taste with the addition of wooden beads.

24. What About The Two-Tone Beaded Braids?

What About The Two-Tone Beaded Braids

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This style is another beaded braid style and this caters to short hair lovers. This style is a much shorter tribal braid hairstyle, but it incorporates two different colors that are woven into the braids.

This is a look which can show the versatility of the beads, especially if you pick beads that complement your hair color and complexion especially well.

Or, you could even pick your beads based on a particular outfit that you are wearing – they are a nod to tradition but they can also be a great way of boosting your confidence due to this.

25. The Middle Part Jumbo Braids Style

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Let’s just take this down a notch… if you are looking for a style that is much more simple then you can opt for jumbo braids with that classic middle part.

This style is an especially clean and uncomplicated braid look – and this is easy to manage and to maintain.

If you are looking to avoid fuss or if you are not a fan of complicated braid styling then this will be perfect for you.

26. The Middle Part Tribal Braids – All About The Z

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This style is a simpler braid look but it does have that something extra with the z part in the middle.

This will suit you especially if you work in a profession that does not permit beads and other adornments.

This cool part look will make you feel that little bit extra without getting completely in your way.

27. Tribal Braid in Freestyle Color

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These tribal braid hairstyles are too beautiful to pass up. This is a great hairstyle if you want to emulate a playful, sophisticated look.

It should also take less time than box braids because the designs are inventive but not tricky. It’s an excellent summer hairstyle for protection.

Keep In Mind

  • Cultural Sensitivity: Respect the cultural origins of tribal braids and their significance when choosing a style.
  • Tension Control: Ensure your stylist doesn’t create excessive tension, which can damage your hair and scalp.
  • Maintenance: Maintain the neatness of your tribal braids by re-twisting them as needed.
  • Scalp Care: Keep your scalp clean and moisturized to prevent dryness or itching.Adorn with Care: If you choose to accessorize your tribal braids, make sure they’re not too heavy or tight to avoid hair breakage.

28. Tribal Braid with Three Layers

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Three-layer braids are not only fascinating, but they also take time, which is why many people avoid them.

The braiding pattern is unique but also quite cute and one of the most significant types of tribal braids to make, especially during the holidays.

29. Tribal Braids with Side Parts

Tribal Braids with Side Parts

The contrasting side parted tribal braid is next on the list. This has a blonde color highlight for folks who prefer to make their braids colorful.

If you want to make a statement with your braids, this is the one to show your hairstylist.

30. Tribal Ponytail Braid Hairstyle

Tribal Ponytail Braid Hairstyle

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A ponytail is never a boring hairstyle, and while we’re all used to doing it a certain way, you can spice it up with some tribal designs like the one above. This is a fashionable winter haircut.

31. Tribal Braid in the middle, half down

Tribal Braid in the middle, half down

You are still correct if you call this a Fulani braid. It’s a fantastic hairdo perfect for any face shape; it appears to have merged three different braid patterns to look this beautiful.

There are two other ways to style it, the first being the one shown above and the second being the two-layer tribal braid.

32. Braided Tribal Top Bun

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This is regarded as one of the most elegant African braids. This hairstyle appears to look well on any face shape, which is why it is so popular.

It’s a fabulous hairdo called the Fulani ponytail braid. Every row is plaited with an extension.

33. Tribal Cornrow Braid in Two Steps

Tribal Cornrow Braid in Two Steps

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The two-step tribal braid is a hairstyle that has been popular for a long time.

It’s a basic haircut, but it takes time unless you go for the giant version. It tends to draw attention to facial features, making it appear more adorable.

34. Tribal Braid Front Base With Gold Ring

Tribal Braid Front Base With Gold Ring

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If you don’t mind your braids in the front, here’s another tribal braid to try.

It’s the perfect haircut for a round face; you can get it to any length you choose. The final appearance is deemed sophisticated and fancy.

35. Ghana’s Highs and Lows Braided Tribal Hair

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Experience the rhythm of Ghana’s Highs and Lows Braided Tribal Hair.

Channeling the nation’s vibrant culture, this style harmonizes raised and lowered braids, resembling rolling hills and valleys.

An ode to tradition, the interplay of textures adds a dynamic visual appeal.

Celebrate the heritage and contemporary flair with this unique fusion, capturing the essence of Ghana’s diverse landscapes and spirited traditions in an artistic and captivating hairstyle.

There are numerous tribal braids designed to fit any face shape, and this one is ideal. This is appropriate for anyone; you may customize the color and length.

36. Tribal Ponytail Braid Stitch

Tribal Ponytail Braid Stitch

We love the stitch tribal braid that was recently added. This is not braided directly into your scalp, nor is crochet used. It is ideal for women with natural hair.

Elevate your ponytail with the Tribal Braid Stitch, a captivating fusion of texture and flair. Intricately woven braids, reminiscent of tribal patterns, interlace seamlessly along the length of your ponytail.

This stitch-inspired design adds a touch of cultural artistry to a classic style, delivering a unique and confident statement.

Elevate your everyday look with this striking blend of tradition and contemporary elegance, celebrating the art of braiding in a new light.

Pro Tip

Apply natural oils like coconut oil to your scalp to keep it moisturized and healthy beneath your tribal braids.

37. Criss Cross Tribal Braid

Criss Cross Tribal Braid

Elevate your look with the Criss Cross Tribal Braid, a striking blend of cultural heritage and modern style.

Intricately woven with a criss-cross pattern, these braids pay homage to tribal aesthetics while adding a touch of edgy elegance.

The intertwining design lends a captivating texture, making this hairstyle a unique statement. Infuse cultural richness into your appearance with this bold and artful braiding technique.

The crisscross tribal braid helps you balance simple and elegant hairstyles. This hairdo is simple to recreate and takes little time.

38. Beautiful Tribal Braid Hairstyle

Beautiful Tribal Braid Hairstyle

Experience enchanting beauty with the Pink Tribal Braid Hairstyle. Intricately weaving strands into a mesmerizing pattern, this unique hairstyle captures the essence of tribal artistry.

Regarding fashion, the color pink can never go out of style. If you want to add color to your hair, here is the best place to start.

The delicate pink hue adds a soft and playful touch, harmonizing with the bold braiding technique.

A fusion of tradition and contemporary charm, this hairstyle is a captivating celebration of culture and elegance, sure to turn heads and inspire awe.

39. Witch Curls in a Tribal Braid

Witch Curls in a Tribal Braid

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Here’s a tribal braid you should try for a beautiful look. This hairdo is famous among many Africans who wish to keep it basic but bold.

Embrace enchanting mystique with Witch Curls in a Tribal Braid. Weave intricate tribal braids that entwine gracefully, framing your face.

The intriguing contrast of sleek braids and voluminous, spellbinding curls creates a mesmerizing allure.

Unleash your inner enchantress and channel tribal elegance with a modern twist, blending the ethereal with the fierce for an enchanting and empowered look.

40. Pattern Braid in Two Layers with Beads

Pattern Braid in Two Layers with Beads

Two layers braid is a popular tribal hairstyle, and numerous innovative ways exist to design the front cornrow. The design is simple enough for any hairstylist to replicate.

Adorn your locks with a captivating Pattern Braid in Two Layers, enhanced by charming beads.

Skillfully intertwining two layers of braids, this style unveils a mesmerizing visual depth. The delicate beads elegantly punctuate the pattern, bestowing a touch of bohemian allure.

Effortlessly blend artistry and sophistication in a hairstyle that speaks volumes through its intricate design and whimsical embellishments, creating a truly unique and eye-catching look.

41. African Tribal Braid Ombre Hairstyle

African Tribal Braid Ombre Hairstyle

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Unveil the essence of African Tribal beauty with an Ombre Braid Hairstyle. Celebrating cultural heritage, meticulously crafted tribal braids reflect timeless traditions.

The ombre effect gracefully blends hues, adding depth to each braid. This fusion of colors pays homage to ancestral roots while exuding a modern flair.

Embark on a journey of self-expression, uniting heritage and contemporary style in a captivating and vibrant Ombre African Tribal Braid Hairstyle.

This is a fantastic haircut; if you like to keep it cool, you can’t go wrong with an ombre tribal braid. It is braided with an ombre extension, and you can wear it at whatever length is comfortable.

42. Tribal Braid with a Half Knot and Down

Tribal Braid with a Half Knot and Down

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Embrace a fusion of tribal inspiration and contemporary flair with the Tribal Braid Half Knot and Down style.

Intricately woven braids pay homage to cultural heritage, leading into a chic half-knot that adds a modern twist.

The remaining hair cascades down, showcasing the captivating texture and invoking a sense of cultural mystique intertwined with contemporary allure.

Make a statement that seamlessly bridges tradition and trend with this beautiful and artistic hairstyle.

This is ideal for individuals who desire a braid but want to avoid the hassle of styling it. It is less challenging to manage than box braids.

43. Feed In Tribal Braids

Feed In Tribal Braids

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Another frequent trial braid is a feed-in trial braid. However, try this elaborate love design pattern to make it stand out.

Channel ancestral vibes with Feed-In Tribal Braids. Skillfully woven close to the scalp, these braids honor cultural roots while incorporating a contemporary twist.

The gradual “feed-in” technique seamlessly adds hair, creating a sleek and captivating texture.

A harmonious blend of tradition and innovation, these braids evoke tribal heritage while radiating modern flair. Elevate your style with this intricate and culturally rich braiding technique.

44. Goddess Tribal Braid Made Easy

Goddess Tribal Braid Made Easy

Unveil your inner goddess effortlessly with the Goddess Tribal Braid Made Easy.

This simplified technique combines goddess braids’ regal elegance with tribal influences, creating a captivating yet achievable style.

Weave graceful braids along your hairline, interspersed with subtle tribal patterns.

With a touch of artistry and simplicity, you can effortlessly embody the essence of a powerful goddess while embracing the beauty of tribal aesthetics.

Goddess tribal braids help you tie the whole braid thing together. You can keep it basic or use as much feed in braids as possible.

45. Two-Layer Tribal Braid in Burgundy and Blonde

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Discover a harmonious fusion of shades with the Two-Layer Braid in Burgundy and Blonde.

Skillfully intertwine burgundy-hair-color and lustrous blonde strands, crafting a captivating visual contrast.

This dynamic dual-layered braid showcases a vibrant play of colors, exuding a bold yet sophisticated allure.

Elevate your style with this unique and eye-catching hair masterpiece, a testament to the artistry of color and braiding.

46. All Back Cornrow Tribal Braid 

All Back Cornrow Tribal Braid 

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Embark on a journey of cultural elegance with the All Back Cornrow Tribal Braid. These meticulously crafted cornrows, woven close to the scalp, pay homage to traditional tribal aesthetics.

The sleek and symmetrical design reflects a sense of unity and strength while exuding contemporary confidence.

This timeless style weaves together heritage and modernity, celebrating the beauty of diversity and braiding artistry, making a bold statement with every step.

47. Beaded Short Two-Step Tribal Braid

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Infuse your short hair with cultural flair through Beaded Short Two-Step Tribal Braids. Crafted in two meticulous steps, these braids exude a captivating rhythm.

Adorned with vibrant beads, they become an artistic tapestry, celebrating tradition and individuality.

This fusion of modern style and tribal influence creates a dynamic look that’s both bold and expressive, showcasing the beauty of diversity and self-expression in a compact canvas.

Two-step layers will always stay in style because there are many different ways to wear them. Here’s another intriguing one you shouldn’t pass up.

48. Straight And ZigZag Tribal Braid

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Forge a striking path of style with Straight and ZigZag Tribal Braids. Interweave sleek, straight braids alongside dynamic zigzag patterns for a captivating visual journey.

This fusion of classic and contemporary creates a textured masterpiece, embodying the essence of tribal artistry and modern edge.

Elevate your allure with a hairstyle that speaks of bold individuality, drawing admiration and attention as you confidently embrace this distinctive and artful look.

49. Lemonade Tribal Braid on the side

Lemonade Tribal Braid on the side

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Indulge in a refreshing Lemonade Tribal Braid cascading elegantly on the side. Crafted with precision, this stylish braid exudes an air of modern chic.

A nod to the iconic Lemonade braids, the side placement adds a touch of asymmetrical flair.

Infuse your appearance with zest and confidence as you embrace a fusion of cultural inspiration and contemporary trends, making a vibrant and bold statement.

50. Tribal Braid With Intricate Patterns 

Tribal Braid With Intricate Patterns 

Adorn yourself with a Tribal Braid boasting mesmerizing intricate patterns. Each carefully crafted braid weaves a tale of cultural artistry, forming a striking design canvas along your scalp.

These patterns pay homage to tribal heritage while infusing a contemporary flair.

A captivating fusion of tradition and innovation, this hairstyle is a bold statement of individuality, capturing attention with its symbolic and artistic charm.

51. Fulani Mid-Bun Tribal Braid

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Channel cultural allure and modern flair with the Fulani Mid-Bun Tribal Braid. Skillfully woven braids cascade elegantly, adorned with delicate beads along the hairline.

Gathered into a chic mid-bun, this style fuses traditional Fulani aesthetics with contemporary sophistication.

An exquisite blend of history and trend, these braids celebrate heritage while embracing a stylish and versatile look that’s both culturally inspired and fashion-forward.

52. Cornrow Braids in Tribal Style

Cornrow Braids in Tribal Style

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Step into a realm of cultural artistry with Tribal Cornrow Braids. Meticulously woven close to the scalp, these braids celebrate heritage while forming a striking geometric pattern.

A fusion of tradition and modern style, these braids exude confidence and strength.

With each row a tribute to intricate craftsmanship, this hairstyle captures the essence of unity, beauty, and individuality, making a bold and captivating statement.

If you still can’t decide, this is another design to consider. It’s a popular design for tribal braids, and it’s charming.

Did you know?

Tribal braids have a rich cultural significance and have been used for centuries as a way to showcase a person’s social or marital status in various African cultures. These braids often feature intricate patterns that hold special meanings within their communities.

Can Long Braids Incorporate Hair Jewelry Too?

If you are a fan of longer braids, but you are unsure as to how to accessorize them by using hair accessories then fear not! This is something that you can definitely do.

You can use hair rings or beads or other accessories to help frame your face.

And, this will also set your hairstyle apart from everyone else’s. Also, you can smooth the baby hairs at the root and also this will give another layer to your style.  

In Conclusion

Overall, incorporating braids into your day-to-day look does not have to be daunting, and it does not have to be something that you are too afraid to do.

Trying out braids can really benefit your natural hair, and it is also a style that is long lasting and low maintenance, as long as you prepare your hair well.

Here’s the thing, you might not find that all of the styles that we have suggested really suit you – and that is totally okay. You just need to go for the options which suit you the best and which will serve you the best.

You might be someone who is wanting to get in touch with your roots by trying out this traditional style, or you might be looking for something that is much more on trend with this style.

Either way you will find that there are a whole host of different tribal braid hairstyles that you can attempt. You might even find a braid style that you love – and then this can end up being passed down to future generations.

Monique Johnson

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