The Biggest Braided Hairstyle Trends to Come Out of London, According to a Pro
Braids are our favorite protective hairstyle for natural Afro-textured hair because of the endless variety of beautiful, low-maintenance options to choose from. Every year, we look forward to seeing creative new braiding trends pop up that are inspired by our favorite celebrities and sometimes created by talented young stylists in the comfort of their homes. If you're wondering which braiding styles are the most sought after this year, say no more. We got in touch with one of London's leading braiders — Felicia Annang, who goes by the name BraidByFels — who has the plug for the most popping braiding trends of 2020.
Annang is self-taught with more than 12 years of experience and is constantly booked due to her exceptional attention to detail. She says her clients are always asking for medium and jumbo knotless braids, soft locs, Pop Smoke braids, Lemonade braids, passion twists, and feed-in braids. Ahead, Annang breaks down why her clients love some of these looks, the inspiration behind their popularity, and how each is achieved.