Famous NBA player Allen Iverson popularized Iverson Braids among the African American Black Community. He wanted to wear cornrows inspired hairstyles in different ways and brand himself with his hairstyle. He started wearing some special and unique kinds of braided hairstyles during the 1997 Schick Rookie Challenge. And today, you know, many, irrespective of profession, gender and region are wearing the trendy Iverson braids. Well, we are talking about a bunch of hairstyles which are mainly brought to light by this famous player. In this article, you are going to get amazing and newer ideas about these braids and braided hairstyles. Let’s start.
Allen Iverson has worn a number of styles with the Iverson braids. From the ponytail to the bun, everything is possible with these braids. On the other hand, with the passage of time, his styles and designs have been modified, renovated and retouched. So, if you are a die-hard fan of Allen Iverson and his hairstyles, hold tight, we are goanna present the greatest designs of your favorite braid styles just in front of you. The only problem here is that you will face confusion to pick one for you after reading this article. Let’s start scrolling.
Iverson Braids: Highlighted Styles
The first one we want to introduce with you is the cornrows-inspired two braided hairstyles. In each of these hairstyles, you will find the highlights. Maybe the styles are different (ponytails and zigzag cornrows) but these braided hairstyles are tremendously popular because of Allen Iverson. These cornrows braids and their subtle decorations will certainly blow up your mind. You can try them for playing, performing or dating purposes. Besides, these braids hairstyles can be great for attending special programs like parties and birthdays. Now check out these below images to take your own decision.
Here two different styles with different highlights have been presented with you to show to variations. The first one is a blonde highlight with a ponytail hairstyle. Here the front part is tribal braids hairstyle. And the second one is a white highlight with a double ponytail hairstyle. As these braids have evolved a lot with the passage of time. Highlighted braids styles are one of the main trends now.
Another popular and widely used version of braids is the bun hairstyle with cornrows texture. Both general cornrows and the tribal braids are available as Iverson braids hairstyles. Here you will get the combination of braids, cornrows and bun styles at the same time. The fun part is although these components are independent and separate, the combination of them is popular as the braided Alen Iverson style.
In the above image, the first example of cornrows bun hairstyle has been displayed. This one is a neat and clean cornrows hairstyle with an exquisite bun on the top. The way the braids are pulled upward is just mind-blowing and dashing. And as a combination, you will get a great hairstyle consisting of a bun and cornrows textures.
This hairstyle displays a little bit different than the previous one. Well, this one is also a cornrows hairstyle with the bun. But the difference is in the braids. Here the tribal braids are used with cornrows pattern and braid to make a lovely braid style. Now you rate the works. I think anyone will be in a dilemma in choosing one from these two. And we want to pass this to you.
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Braids to Ponytail
No other hairstyle has more variations and designs like the ponytail hairstyles among the easy to do hairstyles. You know, the ponytail is one of the easiest and flamboyant hairstyles the women of the world have ever worn. However, if you want to wear the ponytail hairstyles like Iverson, you have the following to images to take an idea from. Both of the hairstyles below are ponytail hairstyles with Iverson braids with little differences. Now let’s see them closely.
This ponytail is a gorgeous one. Now, look closer. You see the cornrows braids on the front part of the hairstyle and the backside of the head is with the curls. Or you can simply call it as a crochet ponytail hairstyle. If you are n braids lover, we offer you to wear this one to get the ultimate glamour and immense charm on your hairstyle and appearance.
You are already familiar with the cornrows ponytail or the banana cornrows hairstyle. But do you know, these hairstyles are also popularized by Allen Iverson? This ponytail hairstyles are immensely popular in African, Europe, and America. Even the women of non-black ethnicity are often seen with these braided hairstyles. As a whole, these hairstyles provide you with a clean image, smart appearance, and beautiful outlook. Now it’s your time to decide which ponytail is the best suit for you.
Iverson braids are much more versatile and flexible than many other hairstyles and hairstyles used by African American women. You already have noticed that we have discussed the highlights, buns and ponytail hairstyles. Apart from these, there are many more designs and variations of braids that can really enchant t you. However, its time to share the updo hairstyles with the Iverson braids styles. Updos are great for weddings and summer for feeling comfortable and getting the ultimate charm at the same time. But the updo hairstyles with the Iverson braids have redefined the former definition of the classic updo hairstyles. Now let’s see how these braided updos (Iverson braids updo) hairstyles can make you look super awesome.
Here comes the first one. You can see the cornrows pattern and an updo pattern in the hairstyle she is wearing. On the other hand, you can simply call it a cornrows bun hairstyle as the buns are kind of updo hairstyles. However, here the cornrows and the braids are pulled upward to make a lovely bun with them. And see the result is awesome. Moreover, you are free to add some accessories like beads in this hairstyle. And of course, they will bring out the inner beauty and glamour of your hairstyle and appearance.
Now come for the second updo hairstyle with the Iverson braids. Here the braids are pulled upward to make the updo hairstyle just like the previous image. The main difference between these two hairstyles is the type of braids in the hairstyles. Here the twisted braids are used to make these braids. And the braids are directed upwards to make the updo (the Iverson braids updo). Now pick one that suits you best and you love most for you.
Knots, Topknots, and Bantu knots are awesome elements of styling hair during the summer seasons. They give great comfort and relaxation to the regular hairstyles of black women. On the other hand, knots provide a precise look and clean appearance to the wearer. Moreover, the knots hairstyles are universal enough to let us wear on different occasions, and purposes. Now its time we show you some of the topknots hairstyles with the Iverson braids. After seeing these hairstyles, you yourselves will get confused about choosing the right one for yourself. So let’s dive in the images and their related discussion.
We call it as a double knotted hairstyle with cornrows braids (tribal braids). The structure of this style shows that cornrows inspired tribal braids are produced and pulled up in two sides of the head to make two lovely knots. Moreover, you can that some of the braids are still free and kept hanging by the backside of the head. This topknots hairstyle is a great example of Iverson braids. Besides giving you a heavenly beauty and glamour, these knots hairstyles are suitable for both formal and informal places. So, you can wear them from school to the playground.
Here comes the second model of topknots hairstyles. Well, there is not so significant difference. But some might be. You can compare the braiding pattern of this hairstyle with the previous one. Here the braids are decorated with a zigzag or complex pattern. Besides, in the previous version of topknots hairstyle, we saw some of the leftover braids are freed in the back end. But here all of the braids are used in making the knots. Now there is hardly anyone who can decide to take one from these two too quickly. We recommend you to think more about these two topknots hairstyles and pick the right and perfect one for you.
Zigzag Cornrows Braids
The braids used mostly by Allen Iverson were based on cornrows. And most of the braids were in pattern and textures. But there are some braided hairstyles of Allen Iverson which are constructed with zigzag patterns. In this phase, we are going to discuss the zigzag cornrows braids styles for African American black women. The zigzag cornrows braids consist of cornrows pattern and braids (most likely the tribal braids). And these braids allow you to do bun, updo and ponytail hairstyles too. Here we have of two of the zigzag cornrows braids hairstyles for your consideration. Let’s dive in.
Cornrows braids always maintain a parallel pattern in all forms and styles. The zigzag cornrows braids do the same thing. But the difference is the zigzag cornrows and braids o not maintain the straight line or circular rows like the conventional braids. In this image, you can see the cornrows with a zigzag pattern and texture. Moreover, the feed-in cornrows feature is also present in these hairstyles. And as a whole, these hairstyles is one of the most popular hairstyles among the Iverson braids styles. And the image gives you the idea about how you are goanna look with this gorgeous s hairstyles.
Here come another zigzag braids hairstyles. The same hairstyle we have displayed previously with feed-in braids. And now, we have come up with a slightly different idea. In this hairstyle, the cornrows are marked with tiny little braids. And these braids have increased the multiplied the beauty and effect of these hairstyles at multiple times. So, now you are to decide which one to choose ad which one to avoid. But we think the last one is better.
Iverson braids have so many versions and styles. The double braids cornrows are just another style that dominates the world of cornrows braids hairstyles. Double braided hairstyles are cute and magnificent. Most of the time the braids are by the sides of the head. And the central part of the scalp is decorated with different types of patterns and designs. African American black women nowadays are much more connected to these types of braided hairstyles. For you, we have managed to collect these two lovely double braids hairstyles. Now, look at them.
Well, I think there is hardly anyone who can dislike this awesome structured hairstyle. Along with the two braids, the central part of the head is decorated with tiny braids and complex decorations. The thick braids have created the platform and the tiny ones have made the perfection complete. This is one kind of tribal braids and you can use many more designs and accessories with it. For example, some lovely glittering beads with make it looks more flamboyant.
The second double braids hairstyle is more like a jumbo cornrows braids. Here you can see the giant braids just by the sides of the head and some complex decoration in between them. Like the previous one, you have enough opportunity to make it more perfect and glamorous. If you do not like accessorizing your hairstyle, you can try the color effects like highlights, solid color or mixed color.
Braids with Beads
Finally, we are going to display you some braids with accessories. And the beads are the best accessory among all For the women of African and African American ethnicity, beads have a great position to decorate their hair and hairstyles. From the immemorial period of time, women of black ethnicity are wearing beads along with braids. For that, we use beads in different forms and styles. And to be more specific, almost 80% of the African American hairstyles look more stunning with the beads. Now let’s look at the images we have collected for you in this category.
This image shows you some different elements of hairstyles. The topknot, the beads, the braids, the cornrows, and the tribal braids. And as a whole, this one is an Iverson braids hairstyle. As we have discussed the topknot hairstyles previously, we will focus on the beads. Simply imagine this hairstyle without the beads and look carefully at these hairstyles. The comparison will solely make you understand the immense effect of these lovely beads with the braids.
Here comes the last and most probably the best one among the hairstyles we have provided previously in this article. Well, this is a hairstyle consisting of the Iverson braids and beads. And to be more specific, this one is a tribal braids hairstyle that is really cool to see and wear. Trust me, you will look like a goddess if you also wear this awesome and super sexy hairstyle.
So, its time we finish up today’s discussion. We know, it will be difficult for you to compare and choose from the images we have displayed above. But whatever style you choose for you, you will look gorgeous and stunning, even more than ever. Thank you for reading this article. If you think this article is worth reading and sharing, please do share it on social media.