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25 Beautiful Black Women Show Us How To Slay In Jumbo Braids

Prepare to be amazed by these standout beauties!

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By Nikki Brown · May 5, 2017

If there’s one hairstyle that ensures you’ll stand out, it’s jumbo braids.

Regardless of the length or color, there’s just something about supersized plaits that make us feel like a million bucks. With festival season in full swing, there are plenty of Black beauties wearing the style to their favorite shows and with since our very own ESSENCE Fest isn’t too far off, we’re screenshotting all of the inspo we can find.

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Keep scrolling and prepare to be amazed by all of the different ways you can rock this standout style. 

Bronzed braids are the ultimate spring 'do. 


Hair color is never a bad idea. 


Don't forget to add a couple of hair charms!


Sometimes, blondes have more fun. 


Honey blonde is the perfect spring shade. 


Add colorful accessorie for the upcoming festival season. 


Brighten things up with honey blonde braids. 


Pretty in pink! 


Keep it cute in a half-up, half-down style. 


When you're on the go, throw them into a high ponytail. 


Keep it simple and no frills fabulous. 


Pull it back into a low hairstyle when you're on a time crunch. 

Sweep them to the side for your next photo op. 


Keep it classic and chic in jet black plaits. 


Use string to create intricate patterns that noone will be able to ignore. 


Don't forget to pair your fresh 'do with a bold lipstick. 


A touch of gray will definitely turn heads. 


Don't be afraid to mix it up with length and color at the same time. 


Go bold and blonde or go home. 


Let your inner flower child flourish. 


Covet this style so you're always selfie-ready. 

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The bigger the braid, the better. 


Gather them to the side for your most glam snaps. 


Pump up the volume next time you're itching for box braids. 


Rock them on either side and prepare to leave them amazed.