The distressed or messy fishtail braid has quickly become one of the biggest hair trends among our favorite female celebrities. The simple messy side braid is more casual and day appropriate than a full-on French braid, and for evening looks choose full length fishtail braided hair to achieve the elegant updo look. In case you have missed it, see our beauty guide How to do fishtail braid hairstyle? Check out the gallery below and get inspired with new ways to rock a fishtail braid…
Singer Nicole Scherzinger was seen leaving the ITV studios following a guest appearance on ‘Lorraine’, on 9th July 2014. The gorgeous X-Factor judge donned large curls hairstyle with messy side fishtail braid.
American actress Eva Longoria looked smouldering on the red carpet while attending the “Foxcatcher” premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 19, 2014 in Cannes. For her beauty look she donned messy braided hairstyle and her signature smokey eyes makeup look.
Actress Blake Lively was all smiles at the NYC premiere of “Savages”, June 27th 2012 in New York City. She was dressed in Gucci yellow chiffon gown and accessorized with turquoise earrings. To complete the look, she donned high fishtail braided ponytail.
Actress Dianna Agron opted for elegant braided updo while attending the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on January 29, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. She added a modern twist to her braided pretty updo with fishbone braid accent.
The lovely Abigail Breslin donned messy long fishtail braid hairstyle while attending the Premiere movie “August: Osage County” at Regal Cinemas L.A. Live on December 16, 2013. To complete the look, she accessorized with pearl earrings.
The star of “Hobbit”, actress Evangeline Lilly looked gorgeous with youthful hairstyle at the Premiere of “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.” She added a modern twist to her wispy bangs with long fishtail braid.
Actress Jennifer Morrison opted for romantic look while attending the “Once Upon A Time” Press Line during Comic-Con International 2013. She looked beautiful with fishtail braided updo and a few loose hair locks.
Best known for her modern boho style, American actress Minka Kelly donned gorgeous messy fishtail braid hairstyle while attending the “The Roommate” Premiere on January 23, 2011 in West Hollywood.
Russian model Natasha Poly proved that you don`t need to have long hair to rock the fishtail braid hairstyle while attending the 2012 Cannes Film Festival.
American singer Alicia Keys looked elegant in black pants and tailored white blazer at the 2011 BET Awards in Los Angeles. She finished her look with loose fishtail braid on the top and tight at the finish.
Tv-host Maria Menounos looked glamorous with long fishtail braid hairstyle while attending the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.
Czech model Petra Nemcova was all smiles while attending the Dramatically Different Party Hosted By Clinque at 620 Loft & Garden on June 18, 2013 in New York City. She looked beautiful with sleek ponytail braided into long fishtail braid.
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