Braided hairstyles

by SheKnows
Jul 30, 2011 at 3:37 p.m. ET
Rachel McAdams rekindles images of Old Hollywood screen sirens with this classic hairstyle. The pomp up front is pretty, but the braid in back is really what makes it look feminine. Photo courtesy WENN.

1 /136: Tamara Beckwith

1/136 :Tamara Beckwith

Tamara Beckwith is youthful and cute with this tiny side braid that's a sassy addition to any short hairstyle. Photo courtesy WENN.

2 /136: Cheryl Cole

2/136 :Cheryl Cole

Cheryl Cole rocks an adorable side braid under a hat as she runs her daily errands. Photo courtesy WENN.

3 /136: Eva Mendes

3/136 :Eva Mendes

Eva Mendes looks like a princess from the middle ages with this updo braid that's fun and funky. Photo courtesy WENN.

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