Summer is just days away, can you believe it? It seems like just yesterday we were ringing in the new year and now we’re halfway through it. Time really is an illusion… Anyway, we digress. We’re here to serve up some cute summertime hairstyles to sport this season no matter what your plans are.
Whether you plan on visiting the beach, hosting a BBQ, or staying inside to avoid the heat, these easy summer hairstyles will have you looking très chic all season long. Keep scrolling to discover the very best (and easiest) summer 2021 hairstyles!
Summertime Hairstyle No. 1: Fishtail Braids
Mane Addicts stylist Kathleen Riley gives classic fishtail braids a summertime twist in the tutorial below. You may think they look a bit tricky to recreate, but fishtail braids are not as difficult to do on your own strands as you believe.
Summertime Hairstyle No. 2: Knotted Scarf Chignon
A sweat-proof chignon and your fave scarf are the only ingredients this zesty summer hairstyle calls for. A Beautiful Mess has a step-by-step guide on creating this cute summertime hairstyle yourself here.
Summertime Hairstyle No. 3: Low Messy Double Buns
Buns were made for summer, especially these adorable messy double buns. The hairstyle is ridiculously easy to create and is even a great option for those with shorter strands. Watch the tutorial below!
Summer Hairstyle No. 4: Baby Crown Braid
A Beautiful Mess has yet another sweet summer hairstyle tutorial we couldn’t resist sharing with all of you. Recreating this look is as easy as it, well, looks. See the step-by-step guide here.
Summertime Hairstyle No. 5: ’90s Claw Clip Updo
The claw clip has been a trendy hair accessory for quite some time now and it’s even more perfect for summer. Watch the tutorial below for not one, not two, but five unique ways to rock the claw clip this summer.
Summertime Hairstyle No. 6: Waterfall Braid
Cara Jourdan’s waterfall braid is what dreams are made of. Recreating it yourself is just as effortless as the overall look. You can find the full how-to here.
Summertime Hairstyle No. 7: ’70s Flipped Hair
We must’ve time traveled at some point in 2021, because the ’70s are back and better than ever—when it comes to hair, at least. We’ve seen the ’70s flip all over TikTok these days, making it a great summer hairstyle to try. The tutorial below gives you all the details on how to recreate this trend yourself.