10 simple and elegant half up braided hairstyles for long hair

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If you're tired of tying your long hair back into a ponytail or messy bun every morning, but still want to keep your locks out of your face, this collection of half up braided hairstyles for long hair is for you! These half up half down hairstyles are simple enough for a day at the beach, but elegant enough for a night out with your special someone. Full instructional tutorials included!

If you’re tired of tying your long hair back into a ponytail or messy bun every morning, but still want to keep your locks out of your face, this collection of half up braided hairstyles for long hair is for you!

If you're tired of tying your long hair back into a ponytail or messy bun every morning, but still want to keep your locks out of your face, this collection of half up braided hairstyles for long hair is for you! These half up half down hairstyles are simple enough for a day at the beach, but elegant enough for a night out with your special someone. Full instructional tutorials included!

These half up half down hairstyles are simple enough for a day at the beach, but elegant enough for a night out with your special someone.

Waterfall Rope Braid by MakeupWearables Hairstyles

Twisted Waterfall Hairstyle by Luxy Hair

Braided Half Up by Cute Girls Hairstyles

Summer Perfect Braids by Luxy Hair

Twisted Crown Braid by Abby Smith

Crossover Braids Hairstyle by MakeupWearables Hairstyles

Valentine’s Day Half Up Braided Hairstyle by Luxy Hair

Lace Braid Half-Do Hairstyle by Luxy Hair

Waterfall Braid by MakeupWearables Hairstyles

Cute Half-Up, Half-Down Hairstyle by Luxy Hair

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Gwen
Gwen
Gwen is a 40-something freelance writer and social media consultant who has an unhealthy love for makeup, hair, and fashion. She lives with her husband and 8-year-old daughter in Toronto, Canada and hopes to move to a warmer climate someday. Preferably tomorrow.