Cornrow hairstyles will never go out of trend so you can be sure that they will always make you look fashionable. Apart from this, they are also very protective, and they will offer a woman limitless styling options. And so if you are thinking of wearing something elegant you should buy some extensions and try one of the 80 majestic hairdos below.
# 1 Fancy Faux Hawk Rows
This hairstyle is very chic, and it entails weaving some golden brown kinky twists on the crown and some fancy cornrows on the sides to create a lovely faux hawk look. The contrast between the golden brown shade and the black color of the rows is amazing, and it helps to spice up the appearance of the faux hawk.
There are limitless ways of spinning hair, and these rows show a very smart one. To create this look you have to weave some complicated rows starting from different parts of the head but they should all meet at the center to create a ponytail.
# 3 Big African Braids
These big African braids look amazing, but this is not only because of their curvy pattern but also because they are impeccable and also have a beautiful red color.
# 4 Beautiful Blue Straight Back Twists
Blue is a bright and charming pastel shade and in this hairdo, it creates an amazing contrast with the lovely black hair. However, it is not the only think that makes the hairdo lovely because it also has some small and fancy twists between the gorgeous straight big twists.
# 5 Curly Copper Rows
When you feel like having a curly ponytail, and you would still want to braid your strands, then you should try this beautiful headdress. It entails weaving some fancy rows and finishing them at the center of the head in a curly ponytail.
# 6 Sweet Red Braids
The color of this hairstyle is amazing, and it makes it hard not to notice it. However, the strands also have a few neat and long braids that make the overall appearance very appealing.
# 7 Sassy Dreadlock Rows
You can also create some beautiful cornrows with your dreads. And to do this, you should first retouch them with some wax. The next step is to weave then into come fancy cornrows and finish them with a shaggy knot at the center of the head.
# 8 Chic Braided Bun
Cornrows are easy to create, but if you want yours to look trendy, you should give them a beautiful color and also style them inventively with a fancy design like this massive braided bun.
# 9 Side Flowing Medium Size French Twists
A hairdo like this one will make you stand out because you will hardly see anybody else with it. It entails creating some medium size French twists that flow from one side to the other. You should finish them with a fancy knot and leave the unbraided section flowing behind your ears.
# 10 Simple Rows with Fishtails
If you have beautiful blonde hair, you should try this amazing hairdo, and it entails weaving them into some medium size cornrows. However, you should not braid the strands all the way, but you should instead finish them with some fishtails.
# 11 Big and Small Rows
It is very trendy to have your braids in different sizes rather than just have one size throughout the head. This style has a fantastic pattern that comes from alternating big and small rows. The hair also has a dazzling dark tone that also helps to enhance the design.
# 12 Natural Afro
This style comes from introducing some fancy rows on the sides and back of a naturally textured hair. And to finish your fantastic look you only need to leave some shaggy textured locks on the crown.
# 13 Charming Ghana Twists
Sometimes you may wake up wanting to look like an African princess and to make this a reality you should try these braids. The design entails weaving some two toned simple Ghana twists that should be medium size and chest long.
# 14 Inventive Straight Twists
Weaving your strands should not prevent you from showing off your beautiful straight hairs because you can still have them both like in this design. To replicate this look, you should leave some straight and smooth strands on the sides and back and weave a few braids by adding some blonde extensions to your natural hair.
# 15 Smart and Protective Cornrow Hairstyle
You do not have to stick to the traditional styles of braiding because you will look more adorable with an innovative one. This one entails starting them from the sides and finishing them on the other where you should make the ends curly to create a smart hairdo.
# 16 Fierce and Fashionable Rows
Braiding hair is easy, but if you want to look fabulous, you should try a fierce appearance like this one. And it involves creating some neat rows in the middle of the head and a few fancy ones one the sides. You should also finish by making the ends of the twists a little curly or wavy.
# 17 Feed In Cornrows
Feed In Cornrows may not be unique but they are still breathtaking, and they will always guarantee you an elegant appearance. And to enhance the design you should use the twists to create a massive French lock at the back.
# 18 Twists with Beautiful Blue and Silver Extensions
It is hard to avoid using extensions when you want to braid your hair, but you should always choose beautiful ones like the blue and silver in this design. These lovely extensions make a huge difference and so you only need a few rows of braids to create an adorable look.
# 19 Lovely Single Plaits
Here is another beautiful version of feed in cornrows but these are single twists that look very simple and neat. The strands also have some lovely dark-toned strands that also help to spice up the design. They also flow in different directions to create some fancy waves, and you can accessorize them with a few beads.
# 20 Neatly Braided Updo
Free flowing braids are beautiful but sometimes they can come over the face. And so if you are going to a formal function you should create an elegant updo by pinning your fancy cornrows in the middle of the head.
# 21 Natural Hair Updo
Braids can still give you a decent and stylish hairdo even without using extensions. This particular style entails weaving your natural strands from various directions and using them to create a simple but elegant updo.
# 22 Cornrows Into a Bun
Braided buns are typical hairdos, and this is because they create a very charming updo. However, this one is special in many ways, for example, it has some fancy Feed in Rows and a dazzling black tone that makes the strands look very healthy.
# 23 Cute Inverted French Twists
Contrary to how this design looks it will last you for many days and the good thing about it is that you do not have to use extensions if you have long hair. It is also easy to achieve as you only need to create two inverted French braids on each side and join them so that you have only two locks flowing to the back.
# 24 Ghana Braid Mohawk
It is amazing just how you can create many styles with the different types of twists. The flat Ghana twists in this design are not only neat, but they all flow to the middle of the head to create a stylish Mohawk design. And you do not need to pin them down or even have any fancy knots.
# 25 Massive Boxer Braids
There are only seven plaits in this design, but they still look very exquisite. And there is also nothing complicated about them as you only need to weave them flowing to the back using the typical three strand technique.
# 26 Flawless and Inventive Fishtail
The massive twist at the top and the small zigzag ones in this design are complicated, and they will need a skilled stylist to create. And to replicate this style you should also have the huge one flowing to the back and finishing it in a fishtail design.
# 27 Halo Crown
Crown braids are as elegant as it can get, but this one looks better than the other because it has two fantastic twists that form it. Apart from this, the twists are in a halo design and they also have a beautiful color that makes them look very cute.
# 28 Massive Afro with a Few Rows
Although the highlight of this fantastic headdress is the massive afro design, it would not be complete without the neat rows on the side. The rows form an undercut like design that helps to add some class to the overall appearance.
# 29 Two Toned Curvy Rows
Curvy cornrows are not as difficult to design as they look and any person with basic weaving skills can be able to create them. However, they are not the only thing that makes this style look charming because the twists also have a fantastic styling that entails wrapping them into a neat bun to create a gorgeous updo.
# 30 Neat Rows to the Back
Several things might make cornrows beautiful, but the neatness of these is what makes them a top notch headdress. They look very decent, and the fact that they also have a dazzling dark tone and nice flow to the back also enhances their neat look.
# 31 Effortless Four Braid Look
You do not have to make a dozen rows to look good because you can still look adorable with few ones like in this style. This hairdo only has four rows, and they are natural without any extension. And so if you are looking for an effortless braided style that you can do without any assistance then this is a good idea.
# 32 Back and White Box Braids
The choice of extensions will always determine how charming your twisted hairdo will look. This design uses some white extensions to create lovely black and white box plaits. Although they are very few, they also have an incredible length that makes them look fantastic.
# 33 Fashionable Combination Braid
This design is quite elaborate, but you can still replicate as it only entails weaving some Dutch lace twists to form beautiful rows. You should then use these fancy rows to create a medium size combination braid that flows diagonally at the back from one side to the other.
# 34 Inventive Heart Braids
These twists only occupy half the head, but they still look amazing. To replicate them you will only need to section your strands into two with a center part and then add some extension on one part before weaving some lovely heart braids. You should then finish the style by side-sweeping the unbraided section.
# 35 Edgy Three Row Look
You may not always have enough time to spare to get those fancy rows, but you can still look elegant with these three fancy twists. You only need to weave two simple twists on the side and a stylish Dutch braid in the middle to create a fabulous design.
# 36 Wavy Protective Feed In Rows
These protective braids are also very effortless, and they are only four of them, and so you can have them in a few minutes. They are simple Feed in Rows that you should curve at the front to create a beautiful wave and make them long enough to hang over the back.
# 37 Sassy Cornrow Updo Bun
Braids make life easier for ladies because they do not have to do much to create a stylish hairdo. In this style, all that you need is to direct your cornrows to the center of the head where you should wrap them into a neat bun. Also, leave a few handing over the forehead just to add some flavor to the look.
# 38 Chunky and Wavy Golden Blonde Cornrows
This headdress may be very straightforward, but the introduction of the golden blonde extensions creates an amazing contrast with the black hair to make the design look very charming. Apart from this, the rows also have a beautiful wavy pattern that makes them look trendy.
# 39 Two Size Curvy Twists
A perfect hairdo like his one may look complicated, but it is not because you only need to have two sizes of twists and use them to create this beautiful pattern. And to add some style to your neat twist, you should make them curvy slightly.
# 40 Beautiful Star Braids
The star at the center of the head is the center of attraction in this style, and it will require some skills to create. Apart from this, the neat twists are also in different sizes, but they all end at the back where you should leave them resting on the neck.
# 41 Curly and Natural Braided Updo
To create this beautiful cornrow hairdo, you need to weave a few wavy rows at the front and some at the back. You should then bring everything to the top of the head and then finish the twist by creating a simple curly updo.
# 42 Wand Curls and Braid Mohawk
There is no much braiding in this hairdo, but the few twists on the sides are still vital because they help create the Mohawk design. The wand curls in the middle are the highlight of the headdress, but they are easy to make provided you have a curling iron.
# 43 Funky Marley Rows
If you want to get good at weaving your strands you have to keep on practicing. These Marley rows are a perfect example of the beautiful headdress that you can create if you know how to spin hair. You can use extensions to create this hairdo, but they will look best if you have a long natural hair.
# 44 Box Braid Bun
This style is not only stylish, but it is also very comfortable. It entails forming some medium size box braids that form some wavy rows on the crown. You should then finish the design by pulling them to the center of the head and rolling them into a neat bun.
# 45 Front Rows and a Knot
The brown extensions in this design give it a fabulous shade, and so all that you have to do is to weave some fancy front rows to create a charming hairstyle. And to add some elegance to your style you should tie the twist at the center of the head to create a tight knot.
# 46 Classy Four Braid Pony
Cornrow hairstyles are very versatile, and so you do not have to sit down for many hours as a stylist does the traditional thin twists. You can have four medium size braids that incorporate all your strands and style them by pulling the locks to the back and tying them into a beautiful ponytail.
# 47 Modern Two Size Cornrows
You should not be afraid to try something new if you want to look elegant in cornrows. The ones in this design are unique, and they entail creating two size twists with two small ones between the huge ones. Also, give the twists and incredible curve and also accessorize the large ones with some beads.
# 48 Huge Box Braids and Low Bun
Huge braids are very popular, and one of the main reasons for this is because they take a short time to create. The ones on this design have a box style, and there are only about five of them on the head, and they finish with a small braided bun at the back.
# 49 Fancy Unicorn Braids
This hairdo is perfect for ladies who like to wear dazzling hairstyles. The design entails using some bright extensions to create some smooth and glossy medium size twists that flow to the back.
# 50 Textured Micro Braids and Curls
The texture of this micro twists is amazing, but they also have a very inventive design. Their pattern entails starting with the micros but only spinning them for a couple of inches before leaving the rest of the hair unbraided and making it curly.
# 51 Multidirectional Cornrows
A simple thing like changing the direction of the flow of your cornrows can make a huge difference and also give you a very fashionable look. These rows have a fantastic pattern at the front that comes from weaving them in different directions but finishing all of them at the back with some beautiful beads.
# 52 Upscale Straight Backs
These straight backs are very easy to create for an experienced stylist as they are very straightforward. They entail knitting some chunky dark toned locks and having a few small ones in between them to create a beautiful straight back look.
# 43 Unfinished Funky Rows
Some ladies have an amazing natural hair, and so they will look gorgeous in almost any hairdo. In this particular design, the natural strands have a lovely pattern that entails weaving the strands halfway and leaving the rest of the unbraided straight strands flowing to the back.
# 54 Chocolate Brown Feed In Rows
Having the right color in your twists can make a huge difference, and sometimes it is all that you need for a polished look. This design has some beautiful chocolate brown extensions, and they make the feed in rows look magnificent.
# 55 Side Rows on Massive Wavy Locks
There are only three small rows in this design. However, they make a huge difference because they not only create a beautiful undercut but also make it possible to sweep the voluminous wavy strands to the side.
# 56 Tight and Neat Box Twists
These fancy braids take inspiration from Arya Stark (Game of Thrones), and they entail weaving some neat and tight boxer braids on the crown. For this style, you will not even need any extension because all you need is to divide your strands into two.
# 57 Simply Elegant
Elegance does not have to come from complicated hairdos because a simple straight back like this can still give you all the beauty that you need. The only thing that you need to create this hairstyle is some fancy brown extensions and excellent braiding skills.
# 58 Braided Dreads and a Ponytail
Dreadlocks should never limit the hairdo that you can wear, and this is more so when it comes to braiding because you can still have almost any design that you wish. To create an adorable style like this, you should weave them from multiple directions towards the center where you should style them into an unbraided ponytail.
# 59 Dazzling Cornrows and a High Pony
The dazzle in this hairdo is fantastic and with such a shiny hair you can be sure that you will turn heads everywhere you go. This dazzle comes from introducing some bright blonde extensions. You should then spin the strands to create some multidirectional cornrows and finish them with a high ponytail.
# 60 Fun Partial Braided Style
You do not have to weave all your strands to look elegant because you can still look stylish with partial twists like in this fun design. Here the twists are on a small section on one side, but the rest of the thick curly locks flow freely to the back.
# 61 Sweet Double Rows on a Blunt Bob
A blunt bob is a beautiful hairdo that will look fabulous on any woman, and this is more so if you style it in a simple face framing design. However, you can still take its appearance a notch higher by introducing two fancy braids in the middle.
# 62 Two Dutch Plaits
A Dutch braid will always make you look fashionable and so provided you know how to make them you can almost be sure of a refined headdress. In this style, there are only two of them that incorporate all the strands. However, they have an incredible length, and the good thing is that they do not have any extensions.
# 63 Three Half Braided Side Twists
This hairdo is another perfect example of the amazing look that you can create without having to knit all your strands. The style entails weaving three simple twists on the side, but you should also knit them halfway and then leave the rest of the strands smooth and free flowing.
# 64 Original Crown with Micro Braids
A headdress like this one is the type that you can almost be certain that it will be a long time before you see anyone else with it because it is very original. The design consists of micro twists that begin at the center of the head and finish on the sides to create some circular rows. You should then complete the look with a massive crown braid.
# 65 Seven Stylish Feed In Locks
Even if you are not sure of the type of cornrows that will make you look stunning it is an excellent idea to play it safe with feed in braids. You can have a simple design like this one that entails weaving seven medium size locks using some colorful extensions.
# 66 Alternative Short Sides
This hairdo provides a great alternative to shaving one side to create an undercut look. Instead of chopping a section of your beautiful locks you should just knit them to create a few funky twists that will give you a more appealing look.
# 67 Romantic Cornrow Dreads
These are typical medium size French braids, but the fact that they have no extensions makes them look and feel unique. This design is very easy to create because you only need to weave your dark strands neatly to form a few straight back twists and tie them at the back to form a pony.
# 68 Breathtaking Row of Two Braids
There are only two braids in this hairdo, but few other cornrow hairstyles can match its beauty. The length of the natural strands is perfect, but it is not the only thing that makes the twists look fabulous because they also have a gorgeous dark tone and a neat appearance.
# 69 Cool and Easy Blonde Rows
Blonde hair is fantastic, and so you should never run out of ideas on how to style it. If you want something natural and protective, you should try these beautiful rows. You do not have to use any extension as you simply need to knit your natural strands to create the adorable look.
# 70 Rihanna's Impeccable Side Plaits
Rihanna can pull almost any look you can think of because she has not only a lovely natural hair but also a beautiful face that can go with any headdress. Here she has some long wavy and voluminous strands that already look gorgeous enough, but she takes her appearance a class higher by introducing some impeccable cornrows on the side.
# 71 Beyonce's Golden Blonde Micro Rows
You will need a lot of patience to replicate this fantastic hairdo because the micro twists will take a lot of time to make. However, if you can make them as perfect as Beyoncé's using golden blonde extensions, then you can be sure of a head-turning appearance.
# 72 Kim Kardashian’s Huge Cornrows
Kim is a trendsetter and not just in fashion but also when it comes to hairdos. She is a beautiful woman with a gorgeous natural mane, and so she has to do little to create an elegant appearance. A few large cornrows are all that it takes to make her look stunning in this design.
# 73 Kesha's Side Twists
Braids can combine with your beautiful blonde mane to give you a top notch headdress like this one. In this particular style, Kesha only needs to have two neat twists on the aside and then sweep the rest of her thick blonde tresses to the other side in subtle layers.
# 74 Kristen Stewart’s Glamorous Mane
In this style Kristen Stewart has a very glamorous dark toned mane. And although she does not do any sophisticated styling she still looks fantastic. Instead of knitting all her strands she only introduces two twists on the side and sweeps the rest of her strands sideways to create an adorable look.
# 75 Cara's Charming Cornrows into a Ponytail
If you have a beautiful natural hair like Cara Delevingne, you will not need any extensions to create some cute cornrows. All that she needs to do is to weave her natural strands into a few medium size rows and finish them into an extra-long and cute pony.
# 76 JLo's Smooth Braids on Wavy Hair
Although Jennifer Lopez does not put a lot of effort into creating this headdress, it still makes her look very exquisite. And this is because she has a beautiful naturally wavy hair and she also spins the strands inventively and finishes them at the back with one lovely fishtail braid.
# 77 Seyfried’s Stylish Cornrows
If you want to stand out from the crowd, you have to come up with an inventive hairdo and few people understand this better than Amanda Seyfried. In this style, she has some beautiful cornrows but what makes them unique is the fact that she leaves her smooth, and straight strands unbraided on the sides to create a distinct pattern.
# 78 Scarlett's Diagonal Rows on a Wavy Hair
Scarlett Johansson has the kind of hair that most ladies only dream of because it has an excellent texture, volume, and color. And so in most cases, she does not need to do any fancy styling because a couple of diagonal twists on the side are enough to make her look majestic.
# 79 Aguilera's Extra Cute and Neat Cornrows
A good choice of extensions can transform your cornrows into a classy hairdo. In this style, Christina Aguilera uses some pink and golden extensions to create some extra cute rows that seem to work correctly for her light skin tone.
# 80 Avril's Unfinished Side Plaits
Avril Lavigne gives a spin to the trendy side braids by making hers incomplete. In this charming design, she has three braids on the sides, but she only knits them halfway and leaves the rest of her hair free. And to style the rest of her strands she pushes them to one side in layers, and this also helps to show off the beautiful twists.
If you are looking for a decent hairdo that you can wear for both formal and casual occasion, you should try these cornrow hairstyles as they are perfect for both looks. And whether you prefer fancy ones or a few neat rows on the side there are still many options available for you.