Many moons ago it was only the rich and famous who were able to afford extensions. Nowadays, women have the freedom to choose and sport any look that suits their fancy, regardless of the length, color, texture, curl or straightness of their own hair. Why? Because weave hairstyles give you the hair that you’ve always longed for.
Hairstyles with weave act as a security blanket to protect you from those bad hair days. Not only do they look amazing, they also protect your natural hair from the harsh effects of continued styling. Extensions require little maintenance, and you could literally change your look every other month!
Experiment with snazzy colors, curls, straight, ultra-long locks or pixie short strands. Now the sky really can be the limit when it comes to finding out if blondes have more fun or brunettes steal the show.
There are little things that add character and personality when styling weaves. The curved deep side part is the little thing for this style. The large “S” shaped curls and healthy shine are other key features of the overall look of this hairstyle and we are totally in love with the elegance of it all.
We love the length and fullness that microlinks provided for the style and the combination of brown and blonde highlights. The color transition from blonde to brown creates a lovely sun-kissed look that is always in style. The length of the curls is flattering for everyone being neither short nor too long.
This cut and color are definitely going to turn heads. We love the bright and sunny yellow that compliments dark skin tones perfectly paired with the sharp, blunt cut that’s all confidence. You’ll stop traffic with this bright and bold look so be ready for all the attention.
This shoulder-length chocolate brown weave is perfect against dark skin tones. We love the volume of the style and the height of the bangs. This is definitely a hairstyle that will move with every turn of your head and rustle of the breeze. Fun!
We just love the way blonde hair and dark skin tones complement each other. The best part is that weave hairstyles let you experiment with the color without bleaching and having to compromise the health of your natural hair. We also love this glamorous curled hairstyle and the vintage vibe it evokes.
These shoulder-length curls are tight and full and are a must-try for curl lovers everywhere. The length of the hair is perfect for framing the face, making the hairstyle super flattering. The curls create a lot of volume which is perfect if your hair is on the thinner side.
This style shows that black weaves are by no means boring. The hair is full but light enough to have movement. The hair is sleek and its shine is gorgeous. Sometimes, simplicity is really all you need and this weave perfectly demonstrates that fact.
Shades of red, like this burgundy weave, are super flattering on black women. We love this layered cut and the fact that the style features different shades of red to add dimension and visual interest to an already really pretty hairstyle. Truly stunning.
Long hair lovers rejoice! Whether worn bone straight or coily hair, a long weave hairstyle with flowing curls is definitely a statement. The curls at middle part allow the hair to fall in such a way that it frames the face, resulting in a look that is very flattering.
Everyone loves a ponytail and extensions are a great way to add length, texture and movement to this well-loved and well-worn style. This weave blends perfectly with the wearer’s hair both in color and texture, which is key when trying to create a realistic and natural-looking ponytail.
Brown and caramel is a common color combination for highlighted weaves for a good reason. This color combo is very flattering to darker skin tones and visually interesting to the eyes. The just below shoulder length is a realistic and commonly preferred hair length and the flip bangs add a bit of extra flair and visual interest to the style.
The waves, the shine, the side swept bangs. Deep side parts into side-swept bangs are definitely a vibe. Try this style the next time you style your weave to switch things up a bit.
Ready for your Halle Berry moment? Try a pixie cut. This is not a hairstyle that’s just for tomboys or women who don’t want to have to worry about long hair. In fact, many of our most iconic black female celebrities from Halle to Rihanna to Zoe Kravitz have all rocked this style. Black pixie cuts are sophisticated and elegant and allow your facial structure and eyes to really shine through.
Add interest to your chin-length bob by creating loose curls and waves in weave hair. This is a great way to switch up your bob cut. The curls can also add a bit of volume to typical bob hairstyles.
ho doesn’t love a ponytail? It’s literally one of the most versatile updos and a quick weave hairstyle to style in just a few minutes. The tendrils add a touch of femininity and whimsy to the style, making it more of a special occasion ponytail instead of an everyday one.
A full weave is one where your natural hair is placed into braids and a weave is sewn into those braids completely covering the head. That’s the technique used to create this chic lob. A deep side part and sleek blow dry give a polished finish.
Here’s a heavily textured style for black women who crave layers of strong tight curls for maximum oomph. The sides cascade softly around the neckline but the back continues to deliver tons of curls and endlessly drapes those beautiful crochet braids all the way down the spine. Curly weave hairstyles create a look where volume is high on the agenda.
A side part weave adds glamour to dark, sultry black hair. Hair weave is a type of hair extensions that blends with your own tresses. A simple cheeky waves are all that is needed to turn an ordinary style into an extraordinary one!
Curly weave hairstyles allow women with the finest of natural hair to suddenly flaunt voluptuous tresses. Use a round brush to blow dry and then touch up with a large curling iron. A side part will balance the volume and create nice face framing.
Platinum is a striking hair color especially on African American women. A partial weave will still show your natural tone underneath for a bold contrast. This shade paired with an equally edgy cut results in one of the chicest short black weave hairstyles.
This voluminous side part weave has a youthful and free feeling to it. Notice the curl is styled in a more natural way that makes this look stand apart from the more common barrel curl. Add some small braids here and there for an unexpected and creative twist.
Weaves are a great way to add some color without dying your natural hair. This color blocking technique combines warm tones in a trendy balayage design. Go with a short edgy cut to showcase the highlights in a unique way.
Bobs are a popular option for black women who have thicker hair. An asymmetrical element adds an edgy touch to the otherwise traditional cut. The layers keep the style from looking too blocky as the hair naturally flows into the longer side.
Modern hairstyles with weave can be also discreet and natural looking. A pixie cut is classy without too much fuss and is a wonderful option for black hair. Work with your stylist on how to cut the layers and bangs to best flatter your face shape.
A long layered ‘do with flowing curls is one of the most beautiful and timeless long weave hairstyles. The shorter layers help to frame the face, while the longer ones accent the curl and add volume. Wear your hair down for a night out or pull it up into a glamorous ponytail for work.
For the high contrast hair, do a pairing of platinum blonde and black. The blonde is painted in the balayage style to offer a soft regrowth line. The blunt cut of the bob balances the quirkiness of the stark color combo.
An a-line cut is a lovely option that has an added bonus of creating a slimming effect. The angle draws the eye downward and elongates the face. It’s also the perfect go-to for those who like the look of a short cut, but don’t want to lose too much length.
Dramatic bangs work well with many hair weave styles. Go with side swept ones enhanced by a bright color for a stylish ‘do that sexily covers one side of your face. Orange highlights add some playfulness to this chic weave with bangs.
This truly is a cutting edge style… sharp, dramatic defined asymmetry with long angled sides that fall past the jawline and trickle down south. Here we have proof that weave bob hairstyles can provide a perfect graphic shape on the clean polished background. Another cool feature is the extra-long bangs which cover one side of the face.
Take your locks in a new direction… Notice how the shorter hair with side bangs sweeps across the crown and forehead in a diagonal motion. Tinges of charcoal grey hues intermingle to add even a greater depth of flavour to the edgy full weave.
Yes, extensions really can create that fairy tale hairstyle. For lovely thickness a few single wefts may be all it takes to turn thin and lanky medium length hair into full and lively shoulder length tresses. With quick weave hairstyles you can emerge from behind embarrassing hair to sport a look which is so good that you will find yourself loving it as much as the women in those shampoo commercials. Invest in some extensions today and go flaunt your beautiful hair!