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 23 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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Last 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.
We hope you have found the perfect hair color for your box braids!