Who believes that short hair can't look feminine and beautiful is absolutely wrong. Ever since rebellious flapper girls removed their long locks in favor of short bobs in the 1920s, short hair has been a basic hairstyle for chic fashionistas around the world.
From blunt bobs to choppy and short natural afros to playful pixies, there's no end to the amount of short hairstyles you can mess around with. Although these many different hairstyles are incredibly diverse and unique, they have one thing in common. If done correctly, short hairstyles on almost any face shape can look chic, edgy and incredibly complementary. One of the best things about short hair, of course, is that it's easy to style. completely without problems. However, we all have days and special occasions when we want to give our hair a fancy touch and improve our look.
Don't make the mistake of thinking that short-haired girls are unable to experiment with sophisticated styles! Here are some of our favorite fantasies short haircuts with braids,
We would never have imagined that as wavy and shoulder-length blunt bob could look so stunning. The gentle ombre caramel, honey and gold in these waves stand out even more thanks to these dark roots and the beautiful waterfall network.
Orange and green
The color mix in this sweet braided bob has something very autumnal about it. Lively orange and a pretty forest green go perfectly together. Play with temporary dyes or chalk and try this style for a festival or other fun event.
Waterfall braids work wonders by pushing hair backwards and beautifully highlighting this bone structure. This intricate hairstyle also gives the hair a breathtaking structure Gold and brown balayage bob,
It's easy to see how unicorn braids deserve their name. The hair on this pastel pink elf has been braided into a simple structure that gives the look height and a touch of fairytale magic.
Braided faux bangs
Would you like to see what you would look like with side bangs without having to bother cutting them in? These pretty faux bangs were created by braiding the brunettes bob with a deep side part at the front.
Unicorn braid and bun
This bold unicorn braid was tied at the top of the hair, with a top bun at the back. This is a unique interpretation of the casual top knot trend and gives this silver-blue bob a whole new, elaborate shape.
Two braids; A thick and chunky and a small and intricate were tied together to form a crown in this blonde, wavy bob. This look is stylish, playful and fits just as well on evenings as on casual working days.
Braided bob with bow
A fun and playful way to liven up your short bob is to tie your back together into a huge, structured braid like this. This white bow in Alice in Wonderland style rounds off the pretty braid in a particularly feminine way.
Edgy Blue Pixie
You are guaranteed to turn your head anywhere if you dare to recreate this pixie look of a peacock princess. There is so much going on here that we hardly know where to start. The asymmetrical pixie cut, the shaved undercut, the turquoise shimmering color and the simple side braid – this hairstyle has it all.
Something about this ice blonde, wavy bob and the chunky braid on the side reminds us of Elsa from Frozen. You don't have to wait until winter to pull the look. These dazzling shades of blonde look beautiful in the sunshine.
Half up half down
It is surprisingly easy to imitate this hairstyle. All you have to do is take strands from both sides of your chic bob and pull them back into loose, chunky braids. Hit two sections in the middle and you're good to go.
Stacked layers give the pixie hair structure and make every short harvest look fashionable and flattering. A tight French weave on the side gives this already high style even more volume.
Twin braids for short pixie cut
Here's a hairstyle that is guaranteed to make your fine hair look fuller and thicker than ever. Blonde and brown ombre come together to add depth to the hair, and these two fishtail braids with fluffy strands on the face are perfectly whimsical.
Curly Crown Braid
Show off your big natural curls while keeping your hair away from your face and enjoying the manageability of an up-do. This handy crown-like braid acts like a hair band by pushing the tight curls back, and has the added benefit of looking nice.
We can't get enough of the casual loop style of these double crown braids. The clutter of them is fun and carefree and works especially well with a rock chick blonde bob.
Fluffy Unicorn Braid
Don't you just wish you could touch this super soft and fluffy braid? Super pale pastel colors go wonderfully with such a hairstyle and give the overall look an angelic atmosphere.
Short, natural curls in tight braids like this are ideal for shaping them into a super slim up-do. If the shiny style wasn't great enough, this rich shade of red perfectly rounded off the look.
Hardly there pigtail
This hairstyle probably only works for girls with naturally thick and voluptuous curls. The deep brunette bob was cut in a choppy style and a thick, loopy braid was hidden between the waves.
Fiery faux hawk
Cornrow braids can be used to create a rebellious faux hawk style, especially if you're lucky enough to rock big, springy curls like this. If the style alone wasn't rebellious enough, this fiery shade of red will definitely do the trick.