Imagine if we lived in a world where we didn’t have to style our hair every day, we had a hairstyle we loved and it lasted for months on end! With cornrow styles, you can have all of this. Cornrow braids are the perfect solution to having sexy, trendy and stylish hair every day.
Cornrows are the perfect summer hairstyle that will last for months. There are so many different cornrow styles to choose from and this is a way to show off your style and creativity. From highlights, curls, texture and patterns, we have a variety of looks for you to try. You can even add hair accessories to your braids to create your own style.
Cornrows are a versatile style that can be changed daily. Once you have braided your hair, you can then style your braids differently every day if you wish so don’t think that your hair will be the same style for months.
You may need your friend or family member to help you with a few styles but if you know the style you want, then you are half way there.
We have searched high and low to show you 31 best cornrow styles for you to try this summer. Have a look through and see which styles take your fancy. Enjoy!
1. Trendy Cornrow Style
This is a cool and sassy hairstyle that you will love.
Once you try this, you will wonder why you didn’t try it sooner. If you braid your own hair and think there’s no way you could possible do this, remember that practice makes perfect. Practice before you plan on braiding your whole head. If you look after your braids, you can keep your cornrows in for a few months so you don’t need to worry about your hair in summer.
2. Cornrows into a High Ponytail
Show off your braids with a high ponytail.
This will enhance your style and make you feel fabulous. Once you have braided your hair, tying your hair up is an easy and fast style that you can do in minutes so if you want a change today, try it and see. Grabbing your braids and tying them back, sets another level of chicness and style. One of the good things about this hairstyle is that you don’t need a hairband to tie your hair back, wrap a few braids around to finish the look. This way, the flow of the braids will continue.
3. Cool Cornrow Design
Do you have a design you want to mix with your braids?
Make your style your own and add a pattern or a design that you love. This is a star design pattern mixed into small cornrows. It shows off style, uniqueness and we can’t stop looking at it.
4. Cornrows into a Fishtail Braid
If cornrows aren’t your style and you need a little extra…
Have a look at this style which is cornrows and fishtail braid! This is a gorgeous and girly style that will take your breath away. The cornrows swept around the head into a long fishtail braid. We are loving how the blonde highlights enhance the style. The centre parting looks great too!
5. Jumbo, Straight Back Cornrows
Choosing to have straight back cornrows will enhance your face.
This hairstyle is a style that will show off your gorgeous face and looks perfect with any outfit. In the photo above, you can see how good this style looks with an off-the-shoulder top.
6. Goddess Cornrows
When you know you have a great hairstyle and everyone loves it, of course you are feeling good.
When you feel like this, you feel like a Goddess. So why not have Goddess cornrows! These are jumbo cornrows that will make you feel like a Goddess all day long.
7. Side-Swept Braids
Show your edgy side.
From every angle, this hairstyle looks amazing. You can see the side-sweep from the front, back and sides. It creates a different style from the standard straight or slanted cornrows. It’s oozes sassiness and is the perfect style for summer.
8. Long Cornrows with a Zig-Zag Parting
Check this eye-catching style.
This will attract all the attention you desire, wherever you go! It is unique, stylish and it takes skill to achieve this look so don’t worry if you can’t do it the first time round.
9. Swirl Cornrows
If you are used to have cornrows and are looking for something a little different… have a gander at this style.
A swirl cornrow style that screams style and chic. Be warned, this style will definitely attract a lot of attention and you will feel amazing!
10. 2 Cornrow Braids (Boxer Braids)
Boxer braids are trending as many people already know!
If you didn’t know, you do now. Boxer braids are the same as cornrows, just the name is different so don’t be fooled. Apparently, the “new style” of braiding is Boxer Braids but they have just renamed cornrows. This is the fab two cornrow braids style that looks great for any occasion. It’s simple, easy to maintain and we love the long dangling braids. Why change something that already works?