1. Add little flowers to your braid. It's like the more subtle version of the festival flower crown. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 2. Use a headscarf as your third chunk of hair, incorporating it into your braid. howdoesshe.com 3. Hair chalking is a super fun way to make a braid pop with color. hairromance.com You can get a set of 32 chalks from Urban Outfitters for $14. For ideas on which strands to chalk to achieve a nice mix, check out the "before" pictures of Hair Romance's fish tail braid tutorial. 4. Spray your hair with dry shampoo before beginning your braids. It'll give you a better texture to work with and make things look just a touch messy. drugstore.com Advertisement 5. Create a faux-hawk flanked by killer French braids. glamlatte.com 6. Natural hair girls should try "unicorn braids" — they're deceptively easy to do. View this video on YouTube youtube.com 7. If you've done a braided style — like milkmaid braids — and you want to loosen it and muss it up slightly, fluff your strands with a toothbrush. Getty Images/iStockphoto Shevchuk Boris 8. For a bohemian look, try incorporating braid ins — and mix them up! freepeople.com Go for ribbons, different textures, glittery strands — whatever you've got. Advertisement 9. Make it a braid day even when you're wearing a ponytail. Just sub your hair tie with a braid wrap. freckled-fox.com Full instructions at Freckled Fox. 10. How about jewelry for your mane? Hair rings. They're a thing. regalrose.co.uk A U.K. company called Regal Rose makes them and they ship internationally. The packs range from about $13-$20 depending on if you select "short," "medium" or "long" hair. 11. Or, try adding in some eye-catching charms. freepeople.com Free People sells packs of "hair charmsies" ($15), which you flat iron on; the result is braids that shine. 12. Natural hair girls can experiment with creating artistic faux bangs. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Advertisement 13. To make your killer do really stick and last, spray your bobby pins with hairspray before setting them. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 14. Also: Bobby pins don't have to stay hidden! Dot your braid with colorful ones just for fun. ulta.com!google!Product_Listing_Ads&cagpspn=pla&CAWELAID=1198722792&catargetid=330000200000190441&cadevice=c&gclid=CJ-TmsH16MACFdGC Check out Cosmo's tips on bobby pins for some more inspiration. 15. And a super easy way to up your braid game — braid-on-braid action! xilebeauty.com Share On facebook Share On facebook Share On vk Share On vk Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On lineapp Share On lineapp Share On twitter Share On twitter Share On email Share On email Share On sms Share On sms Share On whatsapp Share On whatsapp Share On more Share On more Share On tumblr Share On tumblr Share On link Share On link Share On copy Share On copy Omg It's Prime Day!