What are the best hairstyles for African American little cuties? In most cases, the answer will be ‘Braids’. And hopefully, you think the same. But ‘which braiding hairstyle will be fit for the kid?’ is a very confusing question to answer. There are thousands of braids styles used by African American kids for their day-to-day life. Among those numerous hairstyles, we have picked the top 85 hairstyles for your convenience. So let’s have a drive to these beautiful and gorgeous braiding hairstyles to pick the best one for your kid.
Braiding hairstyles are one of the most popular and widely used hairstyles by people of African American. Both men and women of the black ethnicity use the braids hairstyles for having a splendid and crazy look. What about the kids then? The little black girls braided hairstyles are the wonderful hairstyles the world has ever seen. In this article, we have brought 45+ little black girl braided hairstyles for your kids or your close kids. So, stay tuned with us for that.
The first one is the French Braids. This cornrows-inspired braiding hairstyle is one of the tops used hairstyles by the smart kids of African American ethnicity. You can Use some lovely beads with these braids to get the ultimate effect of this hairstyle.
Tiny Braids with Beads
Tiny braids look so beautiful on the kids. Your kid will look adorable and cute if you use this kind of tiny braids hairstyle. And do not forget the glittering beads which are the most attractive part of this hairstyle.
This one is cornrows-inspired tiny braids with color. These colored braids are shaped as a bob hairstyle. And look here, the bob hairstyle is congruous to the kids. Use glasses for the best effect from this hairstyle.
Side Braided Ponytail
Ponytail hairstyles are very much popular among little girl especially school-going kids. Ponytails make your kid smart and confident. But here, we are talking about the braided ponytails which are super cool for your kid.
A braided bun is a cute hairstyle for African kids. The braids are well organized to make a beautiful bun by the backside of the head. The bun is commonly used by adults but it is effective for kids too.
Bantu Knots and Braids
Bantu knots are a unique hairstyle that is exceptional from all other kids’ hairstyles. And the addition of long thick braids by the sides of the head will make this hairstyle perfect for kids.
Crochet braids are an important discovery in the hairstyle world. This hairstyle gives you an excellent look and makes you confident in any time, place, and season.
French Braids and Curls
This hairstyle is a combination of French braids and curls in a single hairstyle. The front part of the head is decorated with beautiful French/Dutch braids and the back part of the head is decorated with curly extensions. This hairstyle is one of the top popular hairstyles among the African American people.
Puffy Braids for Kids
Puffy braids are designed mainly for black kids. This hairstyle makes her the source of cuteness. Puffy braids are used with beads. These braids can enchant anyone surrounding her.
Twist Braids for Kids
Thick twist braids or jumbo braids are an excellent choice for kids. Jumbo braids are hassle-free and less time-consuming in maintenance. Moreover, your kid will look lovely with this braiding hairstyle.
Have you seen this hairstyle before? Hope, many of you have done. The twisted ponytails of the cute girl in the picture have the superpower to create a great charm among her surroundings.
This is a flat twist updo hairstyle for the little kids. Here the twisted braids are arranged pulled up to the top of the head. Moreover, in this hairstyle, there are some free braids which are let hang by the backside of the head.
Twisted Braids with Beads
This hairstyle is one of the best hairstyles I have ever seen. The beautiful beads, The twisted braids, and the box shape have made this hairstyle different from the other ones.
Twist out is a simple twisted hairstyle with braids for the kids. There is a combination of colors too. The bottom of the twisted braids are colored naturally and the edges are colored blond. Cute and adorable, isn’t she?
High Black Braided Bun
This is awesome. The hairstyle used here is simple cornrows. And the braids produced from the cornrows are pulled up on the top of the head and a bun is created with the braids. Do not forget to use some colorful beads for the compliment.
Fulani Inspired Hairstyle for Kinky Haired Girl
Fulani Braids are one of the wonderful creations by hairstylists. And the kids wearing this hairstyle does not need any more ornaments or accessories for decorating themselves.
Side Braids & Twists
I have hardly anything to say about this hairstyle. This hairstyle is well-known among parents and kids. For any kind of occasion, this hairstyle will be the best one to wear for a kid.
Cute Heart Hairstyle
Sometimes the kids are decorated with some shapes in their hairstyles. And most cases, a heart is chosen to shape the branding hairstyle of the kids. Look at the girl in the picture, she is looking cute with heart-shaped braids.
Knots and Curls
This is a combination of knots and curls in a single hairstyle. The front part is prepared with the knots with the help of some tiny and cute braids. And the back is covered with kinky curls. And a combination, this hairstyle is a great one to pick.
Crochet Braids Hairstyles
Here comes the best and last one. The crochet braids are used to make this awesome hairstyle. The braids are naturally colored except for some. The exceptional braids are colored reddish. And as a total, this hairstyle will rock wherever your kid goes.
Love Braids Bun
Let’s start with love, huge love for your kid. Now, look at the girl in the picture. This cute angel’s head has been decorated with a lovely braided hairstyle called love braids. On the other hand, The braids are revealed and shaped like love and the knot on the top is a bonus. And the cuteness is significant.
Kids Simple Cornrows Braids Styles
This one is so simple, the braids revealed by cornrows and tied with lace on the back top. Easy and no hassle. At the same time fit for all seasons and places. Simplicity is the best practice and here this saying has been applied. Enjoy the design.
Cornrows Braids with Knots
In this design, three popular hairstyle elements have been combined. The cornrows, the braids, and the knots. Besides the combination says a lot. The sinuous cornrows have revealed some beautiful braids which have been divided into two parts and tied as knots on both sides of the head top. So, what are you thinking? I think you should try these hairstyles designs at least for one.
As a hairstylist, I have some particular experience in the demand of people. And here is the design people crave for. This design is gorgeous and simple at the same. What else can give you such timeless beauty except for a braided bun? Braids and bun sound amazing, huh? Actually, not only the sound but the practice is super cool too.
Cornrows Braid with Beads
Well, this one is a little bit different. The thin braids are organized beautifully. Some of them are arranged as an updo and some are left hanging toward the down. On the other hand, the attractive part is the use of beads at the edges of each thin braids.
Cornrows Braids for Kids
You can name this as modified cornrows with a flower petals pattern. The head of these princes has been designed with spinal cornrows and thin braids. besides, the simple accessory has been added like knots on the two sides of the top.
Your princes, your decision. Why don’t you try this crown on your angel’s head? Honestly speaking this braided crown is one of my best choices among thousands of hair designs. I, personally recommend this stunning hairstyle for your little princess.
Ok, this is awesome, isn’t it? The braids are directed in multiple ways. And the braids are tied on the two sides of the top. Moreover, the droplets used at the edges are making the design gorgeous. Among the most used girl hairstyles, the multi-directional braids, beads, and ponytail combo have made a huge breakthrough.
Braided Updo with Topknot
It’s time to try something like a topknot with braids updo. Hope all of you will like this unique and stunning hairdo.
This one is more or less the same as the previous style except for the topknot. Here the braids are ties with lace at the top and their fall looks like a shower. Do you think that this one can make her look more adorable?
Braids with Bead
The braids are directed towards every side of the head. As additional beauty, the beads are added. Looks dazzling and heavenly OMG.
Here comes the most organized one. Look at the girl in the picture. She has worn a dashing hairdo with braids and knots. There are thin-shaped long braids and two beautiful topknots. And that’s how this design reveals the ultimate beauty. because twists and knots are always crazy and excellent.
Thick Braids with Accessories
Is there any boundary that the braids have to be thin always? Then, why shouldn’t we try the thick braids with some beautiful beads at the top and edges? Look at the heavenly angel, she is adorable and cute with this tricky hairstyle.
Colorful thick braids
While playing around with the thick braids, you can try some color on them. besides, you can add the lovely pink beads to the hairstyle to have a greater look. The girl in the picture can be a great example.
Braids with two knots
Amazing huh? The braids are pulled up and two lovely knots (ponytails) are prevalent on the sides of the head. Additionally, laces have been used to tie them up. On the other hand, the stylist has generated these braids from cornrows. Beautiful, gorgeous, stunning, and pleasant. Try it irrespective of your necessity.
Braids and Curls
Hey wait, aren’t you missing something? Yes, the curls. A hairstyle without independent curls is really unimaginable. Kids personality just goes with curls and braids. Here the kids’ hairstyle shows the combination of braids and curls at the same time. Besides the beads on the braids have increased the adore multiple times.
The name reflects the design of this style. The stylist has cleverly have made these two braids and positioned them in such a way that they look just like the horns. Nowadays, these horn braids are too much popular among the parents of little angels. Besides, you will get some cornrows textures and micro raids on the top of the scalp. And all these combinations have made this hairstyle most attractive and charming.
Medium Length Twist
Color Twist And Beads
Brown and Black Highlights Hair
Goddess Braids for Kids
We guess you have reached herein search of braided hairstyles for the little kids. Welcome, we have prepared a good discussion based on the little kid braided hairstyles. Here we will discuss almost everything about braiding hairstyles. Besides, you will get a bunch of braided hairstyles’ collections. All of these elements have been collected through intensive internet research and personal experience. So let’s start the discussion.
Pure Black Hair Bun
Two Bun with Blue Highlight
Big Twist Hair
Braids for Kids with Short Hair
Long Twist Black Hair
If you are planning to do these hairstyles at home, you can take help from the internet. In the video websites, you will find a lot of tutorials regarding how to do braiding hairstyles. With little training from there, you will be able to do that for your kids.
If you are a beginner, I would suggest taking help from a professional expert. An expert will make the best design and style of the hair of your girl within the shortest possible time with the best effects.
Drawbacks of Kids Braids Styles
Braids hairstyles have some drawbacks. As you are going to apply braiding styles to little kids, you should be aware of the danger of these hairstyles. Every braiding hairstyle needs an undo and redo after every week. You should be careful about these processes for your little kids.
Moreover, there is a certain life of a single hairstyle (especially the braiding hairstyle). Normally the braiding hairstyles are recommended to take off within 8 weeks or months for the adults. For the kids, the use of the same hairstyle should not exceed 5 weeks. The kid’s scalp being vulnerable, there may be a risk of scalp infection and hair breakage. So, must be careful about these issues before doing a braiding hairstyle for your kids.
Braids for Kids with Long Hair
However, in spite of some drawbacks, there is hardly any alternative to the braiding hairstyles for the lovely black cuties. We have presented here more than 45 images that contain the different models and designs of the braiding hairstyles for kids. Now your responsibility is to pick the right one for your kid and make her look like a real-life princess.
Who are little kids?
Little kids are defined as the 3-8 years age range. If you are a parent, your little child of the above age range will be our discussion topic. They are gifts from the god and we parents have the responsibility to make them look like the heavenly angels.
What are Braids?
A braid is a complex structure or pattern formed by interlacing three or more strands of a flexible material such as textile yarns, wire, or hair. Compared with the process of weaving, which usually involves two separate, perpendicular groups of strands, a braid is usually long and narrow, with each component strand functionally equivalent in zigzagging forward through the overlapping mass of the others. The most simple and common hair braid is a flat, solid, three-stranded structure. More complex braids can be constructed from an arbitrary number of strands to create a wider range of structures. Some more complex braids are fishtail braid, five-stranded braid, rope braid, French braid, and waterfall braid. Braids have been made for thousands of years in many different cultures around the world, and for a variety of uses. Traditionally, the materials used in braids have depended on the indigenous plants and animals available in the local area.
How to do braids?
How to is a major question while making a braiding hairstyle for your little black angel. There are thousands of patterns, textures, and designs of braided hairstyles. You have already heard of the crochet braids, dreadlocks, faux locks, Havana twists, box braids, cornrows braids, etc. Each of the braiding hairstyles has its own patterns and techniques.
Braids can be of various types and colors and sizes. At the same time, you can use a large number of accessories with the braiding hairstyle of your beloved kid. For example, the hair crown, beads, ribbons, and many other accessories are normally seen to be used with the braiding hairstyles of the black little cuties.