43 Pretty Box Braids with Color for Every Season
Box braids are very popular which means you have probably worn these braids many times before. With that said, you may be searching for a new look. One way you can change up your usual hair and jazz up your box braids is by adding trendy colors. There are so many stunning shades available and we have found 43 pretty box braids with color to give you some inspiration. We have something for everyone from rainbow colors to statement making shades to beautiful ombre.
1. Box Braids with Rainbow Color
The first idea we have to show you are these awesome rainbow box braids. These box braids are in a variety of vibrant shades from blue to yellow. Hair like this is perfect for anyone who wants a dramatic and fun new look. Rainbow braids would be great for the summer too.
2. Light Copper Box Braids
Copper tones are very popular for braids and we can see why! Here we have box braids that have been created with a light copper shade. As you can see, the copper has given the classic box braids a stylish makeover. Hair colors like the one featured will suit everyone.
3. Purple to Pink Ombre Box Braids
Looking for a statement making hair idea? Then this next pick is for you! Here we have box braids with a purple to pink ombre. The top of the braids are dark, then turn purple and then pink at the ends. Hair like this is bold and will get you noticed! You can recreate the pink and purple or choose two other colors.
4. Light Blonde Box Braids
Next, we have box braids that have been created with a beautiful, light blonde. Blonde shades like the one featured are summery and will brighten up your look. With that said, braids like this will look amazing for the summer and vacations. You can add in other colors too… maybe pink?
5. Burgundy Box Braids
Our next idea is burgundy brown. A brown tone like this is perfect for the ladies who want a new hair color but don’t want anything too vibrant or over the top. Shades like this will stylishly update your look but keep the hair looking natural too.
6. Bold, Blue Box Braids
Another popular color choice for box braids is blue! These next braids have been created with a beautiful dark blue. We love how stylish and bold the color is. You can use statement shades like this to jazz up the simplest of braided styles. If the dark blue is not for you, you can choose lighter blue too.
7. Red Ombre Box Braids
Ombre is a hair trend that has been around for a while and it is still a must-have look. Here we have a super stylish ombre color idea. The braids start off dark and then turn into a beautiful red shade. Hair like this will suit everyone and you can choose any color for your ombre.
8. Long, Purple Box Braids
Tried the blondes, reds and other popular colors? Looking for something different? Then this next hair idea is for you! These box braids have been created with a vibrant purple shade. We love this look because the purple color is gorgeous and statement making. It is the perfect hair idea for the ladies who want a dramatic makeover that gets attention!
9. Ombre Blue Box Braids
If you liked the blue braids featured earlier in the post, then you may like this next idea too. These braids use a variety of different blue shades with added green. This is an awesome multi tone look. Hair like this would be great if you want a creative and unique hairstyle. You can use this multi tone idea with other colors too.
10. Stylish Red Box Braids
Next, we have a stylish red braid idea. The red used in this hairstyle has a copper tone to it. It is a beautiful color choice and it would suit anyone across all ages with any braid length and in any style. A color like this is great for the ladies who want a new look but don’t want to be too dramatic or vibrant.
11. Blonde Ombre Box Braids
Our next idea is another ombre look. These box braids start off dark and then gradually turn into a light blonde. Blonde braids like this are gorgeous and will never be out of style. You can choose a light blonde like featured or go for a darker blonde. For a bold look choose a light, icy blonde.
12. Dark Red Box Braids
Looking for a trendy hair color? Then this red shade could be what you are looking for! The chunky, long braids have been created with a dark red tone. We love dark red because it always looks stylish and it will suit everyone. It is a great choice for anyone who wants to try red but not the bold and vibrant shades.
13. Big, Pink and Purple Box Braids
If you loved the pink and purple ombre from earlier in the post, then you need to see this next idea too! Instead of an ombre look these braids are just colored in pink and purple. As the braids are chunky it makes the colors really stand out. You can choose pink and purple or go for two other colors.
14. Blue Goddess Box Braids
Next, we have another multi tone idea. These braids are also blue but use different shades and they are styled in a different way. We love how the hair starts dark, blends into blue colors and then goes back to dark curls. It is a creative and unique idea that is perfect for someone who wants a vibrant hair makeover.
15. Red Copper Box Braids
Love copper colors? Then this next idea is for you. Here we have another way to wear copper but this shade has more of a red tone. This red gives the copper a bolder and more vibrant look. Hair like this is a great choice for the ladies who like bright braids.
16. Platinum Blonde Box Braids
Our next box braids have been created in a platinum blonde. Platinum blonde is a very light and bold color. It will give the braids a trendy and edgy vibe. You can choose any braid length with this color. As you can see, long braids look beautiful but you can also try short braids for a summery look.
17. Black to Blue Ombre Box Braids
Next, we have another gorgeous ombre look to show you. These braids start off in a dark color and turn into a bold blue. We love this blue tone because it is so vibrant and stylish. Hair like this would be perfect for the summer. The braids featured are quite chunky but blue ombre would look great with thinner braids too.
18. Silver Grey Box Braids
Silvery grey hair is very stylish. So, if you like to keep up with the latest trends then this could be the best hair color choice for you. As you can see, the braids in silver grey look edgy, unique and statement making. We love this hair color idea and it would suit any braid length.
19. Pretty Purple Braid Color Idea
Earlier in the post we featured a vibrant purple color idea. If you liked the purple but didn’t like the brightness, this next idea could be for you. Here we have pretty box braids that are in a dark purple tone. With a dark shade like this, you still get the stylish color but it isn’t as bold. We love this purple look, it would suit anyone across all ages.
20. Burgundy Box Braids Updo
Our next pick is another red hair color idea. The red used for these box braids is deep and has a beautiful wine like tone. A color like this one will suit any season, any age and any braid style. It is a hair color that will never go out of fashion.
21. Blonde and Light Brown Box Braids
Next, we have a braid idea that uses blonde and light brown shades. Light browns and blondes compliment each other beautifully and will give a sunkissed and stylish finished look. We love these braids and this color idea would be amazing for the summer and for vacations.
22. Vibrant Blue Braids
Want a hairstyle that will wow? Then this next idea could be perfect. Here we have vibrant blue braids. The blue used in this look is very bright and bold. It is perfect for the ladies who want a complete hair makeover. A color like this will suit all braids in any length.
23. Pastel Pink and Purple Braids
Next on our list is this gorgeous pink and purple hair color idea. The colors used in this look are not as vibrant as some of the previous pink and purple hairstyles. These have more of a pastel tone. We love these colored braids as they remind us of mystical unicorns which are a big trend at the moment.
24. Bold Pink Braids
The next hair idea is pretty and pink. So, the braids are black and have pink color weaved into them. It is such a stylish color combination. Light pink like this is perfect for the spring and summer. Recreate this look or you can try a bolder and more vivid pink. Either way, your hair will look amazing.
25. Black and White Braids
Next, we have another amazing color combo. For this look, the braids are black but they have white color mixed into. It is such a cool and edgy hair idea and the black and white is stunning and statement making. A color combo like this will suit everyone and it will look great on any braided style.
26. Multi Color Hair
If you can’t decide which bright color to use, then why not wear a few?! You could try a bright hairstyle like this one. As you can see, the hair has a mix of colors including purple, blue, orange and more. It is such a fun color combination and it is perfect for those who like to stand out from the crowd. The hair used for this style is Rastafri Unicorn Braids in Festival.
27. Unique Dark Yellow Braids
Maybe you are looking for a more unique color idea? If so, this hair idea is for you. Here we have long and beautiful braids that are a stylish yellow blonde shade. It is such a trendy idea and the overall style is very statement making. This hairstyle and braid color is great for the summer.
28. Blonde and Pink Hair Idea
Give your hair a bold makeover with ombre like this. For this look, the chunky braids start blonde and then the color changes to pink. It is a pretty and vibrant hairstyle and ombre is still one of the must-have looks too. Recreate something similar or you can use different pink and yellow shades.
29. Chunky Burgundy Braids
This next hair idea is another one of our favorites. Here we have burgundy braids. This dark red shade is stunning and it is perfect for those who want to try a new color without being too bold. This is an easy to wear style and color. Dark red is perfect for the fall and winter.
30. Black and Pink Ombre Braids
Next, we have another ombre style to show you. This time the braids are long. The braids start black and then change into a light pink color. This pink look is so cute, pretty and it is summery too. Hair like this is perfect for those who want a fun new style. Recreate this or try a different shade of pink.
31. Blonde, Brown and Black Braids
Love the multi tone hairstyles? If so, this is perfect for you. For this look we have chunky braids and a mix of different hair colors have been used. So, the colors include black, coppery brown and blonde. It is a stunning color combination and the overall style is so trendy. Try a similar style or you can use different shades of these colors.
32. Summery Hair Idea
Want a new hairstyle for the summer? If so, check this out. Here we have long braids and each one is colored in black, brown and blonde shades. There is also a purple corded braid and the hair is adorned with shells too. The colors and accessorized style is so summery and it is perfect for the hotter seasons.
33. Gorgeous Dark Pink Braids
Next, we have another pink look to show you. This time the braids are long and chunky. Each braid is a stunning metallic pink shade. We love this hair color and it is perfect for the ladies who like bolder braids. Keep it simple like this or the color will look amazing with gold accessories.
34. Vibrant Yellow Hair Idea
Earlier in the post we shared a yellow braid idea. If you liked that, then take a look at this one too. These braids are more vibrant and feature a more vivid shade of yellow. It is such a fun and stylish hair idea. These braids will add a pop of color to your look and lift your mood too. We love these! The style was created with six packs of Rastafri Yellow Freed’m’Silky Braid Hair.
35. Blue and Pink Ombre
The next hair idea features another ombre idea. This time the hair starts black, then the hair turns pink and then finally blue. It is such a pretty and bold idea. This color combo is great for the spring and summer. Recreate this or you can use different blue and pink shades. Maybe darker and more vivid tones.
36. Vivid Blue Hair
Speaking of vivid blue, this hairstyle uses a gorgeous bright blue shade. As you can see, the braids are long and chunky. Each braid is a very bold blue tone and there is bright purple mixed in as well. The color is gorgeous and it is perfect for the ladies who like striking hair that makes them stand out from the crowd. We love this color!
37. Half Color Idea
Next, we have another bold hair idea. This time half of the braids are black and the other side are light blonde. It is such a cool, trendy and unique idea. You can recreate this look or you can using two other colors to create the half and half style. This color idea can be used on any braid length.
38. Fun Pink Braids
We love this next hair idea! These braids are long and are a mix of black and pink. The pink color is so fun and statement making, it is perfect for the summer. Hair like this is pretty and the actual braided style is so edgy too. You can recreate this look or use a different shade of pink. Darker tones are better for the fall and winter.
39. Coppery Hair Idea
If you are looking for a trendy hair color and style, then this is for you. Here we have long braids that are a gorgeous coppery shade. The braids are also tied up into a ponytail. We love everything about this and the copper braids look amazing in the sky high ponytail. Keep it simple or accessorize, gold cuffs will look great.
40. Bold Light Blue Braids
The next hair idea is beautiful and blue. For this look, the hair starts black and then the hair has multi blue tones added about midway. It is a gorgeous hair idea and we love the bun style. Try something similar or try multi tone purple or pink. That will look cute with the bun style too.
41. Gorgeous Green Braids
Next, we have another unique color idea. These braids are a gorgeous and dark green shade. It is such a cool hair idea and we haven’t seen green braids that often. This is perfect for those who like to stand out and who want to try something a little different. Recreate this or try a different green shade such as neon!
42. Bright Red Braids with Gold Accessories
Red is a very popular color and with braids like these, we can see why. Here we have long and bright braids. Some braids are also accessorized. A red color like this will suit all styles, seasons and every woman too. It is a fun and easy way to jazz up your hair. Any red shade will look amazing so try any!
43. Brown and Blonde Braids
This next hairstyle features another beautiful color combo. For this look we have long and jumbo braids. All of the braids are brown and there is also added blonde. This is a gorgeous hair idea and as the colors are chic, it is so easy to wear. Try this style or use different shades of the colors.
We hope you have found the perfect hair color for your box braids!