19 Celebrity Side Braid Photos That Prove All Plaits Are Not Created Equal

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Whereas summer is ideal for heat-proof updos and crisp autumn weather is ideal for loose waves, winter asks for styles that are hat, snow, rain, and wind-proof. The solution? A simple side braid. When it comes to the side braid, celebrities have the style down to a science. Some opt for a fish tail, others a simple French braid, and still others adore an undone milkmaid style with wavy tendrils left to frame the face. This winter when you're looking for a style that will be improved by your trusty woolen hat, here are the best celebrity side-braids for inspiration.

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