There are certain hairstyles that are flattering and easy-going plus they will never be called outdated and you can wear them for various occasions. One of those hairstyles is a top knot that works for everyone regardless of natural texture and hair type. Top knots are the easiest and quickest hairstyles. If you think that there is only one way to sport your top knot then I will inform you that you are mistaken. There are ways to personalize it and express your individual style. Be a bit creative and no one else will have a top knot like you. Take a single look to these pretty top knot hairstyles for 2017 and you will understand everything.Back Braided Top Knot
If you want to make a fashion statement and turn the heads, consider this option. This top knot will express your personal style particularly when you decide to add some pastel shades to the updo. However the most interesting element of this design is the braid that starts from the nape of the neck and reaches to the crown. The braid is finished with a messy bun on the top of the head and the pastel shades accessorize the knot.
Dookie braids are not new in hair trend. Ages ago Dookie braids used to be a perfect style for school and always accessorized with the latest and greatest bows and barrettes. Nowadays Dookie braids have already made their big comeback. The best part about these unique hairdos is that most of them transition effortlessly from a simple hairdo to a cool cocktail style. If you have never experimented with these braids and you don’t know how to wear them, the pictures represented below will definitely give you a basic idea about them. Side Parted Braids
As you see the braids start thick at the top and get thinner at the tips. The braids have been worn with a side part to add a sophisticated touch to the strands. You can even use some accessories to enhance the look of your braids. It is a strong hairstyle that can be worn both casually and formally. In case if you don’t have long hair but you still want to experiment with these braids then opt for extensions.
You are looking for pretty, complicated braids? Well, you are in the right place, since today we are going to explore some four-strand braided hairstyles for 2017. It is a bit difficult to figure out how to create four-strand braids but if you put some effort you will achieve. Well, the main strategy is to bring the first strand over the second and under the third one and then you should bring the forth strand under the third and over the second. Repeat the action! After a little practicing you will definitely be able to get them right. Incredible Flat Braid
Thick and wide braids make a gorgeous flat design. Want to have something like that? Well, the main step for it is to create a loose side ponytail separating some strands for the pony wrap. Next step is to plait a simple thin braid and complete the braid out of four strands. As soon as you figure it out, you will easily re-create it. This model also has gorgeous highlights that upgrade her blonde hair and give her an ultra-feminine look.
Undercuts can be sharp or ultra-feminine depending on how you decide to style them. It is not a secret that undercuts are popular among men but luckily the hair stylists have adopted the funky and fancy hairstyle to suit most of women. Undercuts can be perfectly matched with pixies, bobs, medium-length strands, long strands, buns and etc. If you thing that you are ready to wear a cut that is ultra-daring then check out women’s bold undercut hairstyles for 2017.Tapered Pixie
Perhaps this feminine pixie is the best way to show off your gorgeous facial features. Everything in this style is just adorable-the contrast between light brown and black shades adds a trendy touch to the style. Apart from the gorgeous shades, the strands also have a cute cut and styling that involves tapering the back and styling the hair on the top into a messy design.
Braids are very practical and they are gorgeous addition for any hairdo. The headdresses that involve several types of braids look sophisticated and they make a great hairstyle for any occasion. The most popular types of braids are fishtail, cornrow, Dutch, three-strand, French braids and etc. Braids are great for any hair type and hair length and they can be adopted by everyone. So today I have put together some unique braided hairstyles for 2017. Just check them out!Viking Style Triple Braid
This Viking inspired braid is pretty easy to pull off. The center section of the hair has been divided into three portions. Each portion is loosely cornrow braided. Then these three are joined at the middle part of the head and secured. The triple braid is matched with beautiful waves to complete the ethereal appearance. Jewel blonde shade comes in handy to show off the beauty of the braids.
Whether it is about you or not, but some ladies have really difficult times creating short updos. They have to go through some challenges while working on their short strands, however one thing is certain, updos are not only for loneg-haired ladies. There are various updo designs available for all ladies out there. To recreate them you will only need to put in more effort and extra creativity and let’s not forget about pins too. Below I have selected some short hair updos for 2017, look at them and get inspired from. Twisted and Pinned Updo
If you are looking for a fancy hairdo, then this is the best option for you and it is very easy to create since you just need to use many pins. The headdress starts with highlighting your brown strands to give them a perfect tone. Well, then you need to pull the hair to the center of the head and style by pinning the strands to design a faux hawk like style.
Braids are always in trend and they are evolving with the passage of time. This year runway shows were full of braids, from whimsical to ethereal. There is a tendency of combining braids with updos. Whether you like it or not, but braids look incredible combined with buns and knots. However, there are numerous ways to enhance the appearance of your braid. If you are looking for braided hairstyles, then check out 2017 braided hairstyles from runway shows and get inspired from. The most important thing is that they are easy to sport and can be rocked everywhere.Dior: Braided Knots
The hairstylist of Dior established the topknots by adding four inverted plaits at the base of each girl’s head. While creating this fancy hairstyle, the stylist kept in her mind the theme of skater girl. The chokers wrapped around the model’s neck helped to complete street punks inspired look. However, this is not a complicated design and everyone can replicate it if they put a bit of effort. This headdress is among the latest trends, so it’s going to be a hit of the season.
High ponytails are regarded as one of the most stylish hairstyles that are available for all ladies out there. High ponies look like conventional ones but require longer hair to get it right. You can apply hair extensions to make your pony extra long and super feminine. There are many variations of high ponytails from the simple one to one with lots of volume. What about braided ponytails? They are as irresistible as others. However complicated braids will provide with a unique pony. Need some inspiration? Well, below I have selected some signature high ponytails. Uplifted High Ponytail
For an extra length like this you will need to apply hair extension, since it will provide you with lots of length. The hair has been pulled up and tied into a top knot, like the one we usually do at home, and from it the extensions stretch. The extensions are given a slight boost at the base. This pony has several tones of blonde that look great when combined together.
Updos are the best choice for any formal occasion, be that your big day or birthday party. Since it is one of the most important days of your life you should do everything to have those princess feelings. Formal updos involve various thick and thin braids and loose strands. However, if you want to have a flawless look, consider your hair color too since it is one of the most important details that enhance the overall appearance. Here I have selected some formal updo hairstyles for 2017 to provide you with some inspiration. Braided Updo
We know- it’s just irresistible, right? This particular side braided updo is neat on the top, while there are some loose braids on the bottom. The updo has an incredible braid that upgrades the look. However, the color is also eye popping since it is a smooth milk chocolate brown combined with biscuit brown and a few vanilla highlights.
Cornrows will never show any sign of disappearing, since they provide with a fabulous and attractive look. Braiding cornrows is a traditional art that anyone can learn. With incredible cornrows you can instantly change your appearance. There are so many ways to rock them. You can get several braids on the sides or go for full braids. Some cornrows require hair extensions for a better effect but if you have long and thick hair you can forget about them. If you like braided hairstyles, then these pictures of modern cornrows will definitely interest you.Big African Braids
These African braids are unique and they look amazing not only because of their curvy pattern but also because of their impeccable look. Apart from big and catchy braids this hairstyle has an incredible red shade that immediately grabs attention. In order to rock it, you will need to have thick and long hair; however, there are some extensions that may come in handy.