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

Prepare to be amazed by these standout beauties!

Nikki Brown May, 05, 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. 

1 of 25 @beauty.from_arose/instagram

Bronzed braids are the ultimate spring 'do. 

2 of 25 @britneybeesh/instagram

Hair color is never a bad idea. 

3 of 25 @a1_fleeky/instagram

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

4 of 25 @annifaras/instagram

Sometimes, blondes have more fun. 

5 of 25 @leoniluxe/instagram

Honey blonde is the perfect spring shade. 

6 of 25 @braidkillers/instagram

Add colorful accessorie for the upcoming festival season. 

7 of 25 @miccheckk12/instagram

Brighten things up with honey blonde braids. 

8 of 25 @tooaliyah/instagram

Pretty in pink! 

9 of 25 @crownedglory/instagram

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

10 of 25 @slaybyjayyy/instagram

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

11 of 25 @roenesha/instagram

Keep it simple and no frills fabulous. 

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

13 of 25 @allofchy/instagram

Sweep them to the side for your next photo op. 

14 of 25 @braidkillers/instagram

Keep it classic and chic in jet black plaits. 

15 of 25 @creativexhands/instagram

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

16 of 25 @sephorak/instagrama

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

17 of 25 @stylinglex/instagram

A touch of gray will definitely turn heads. 

18 of 25 @hairschmuck/instagram

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

19 of 25 @braidkillers/instagram

Go bold and blonde or go home. 

20 of 25 @kerstie.pitre/intagram

Let your inner flower child flourish. 

21 of 25 @timetoshon_hairartistry_/ instagram

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

22 of 25 @queentoide/instagram

The bigger the braid, the better. 

23 of 25 @braidgoals/instagram

Gather them to the side for your most glam snaps. 

24 of 25 @mo.esq/instagram

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

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