The best argument in favor of trying out weaves is that they allow you to finally have the hairstyle you’ve always wanted, independently of how short, long, curly, straight or textured your hair is. They add some length, depth, and dimension to every set of locks out there, and for that we can only thank them. Moreover, in order to help you, we have put together a set of 55 of the best and most sensational weave hairstyles that will surely inspire you. Here they are.
1. Wavy and Extra Long Weave Hairstyles
This particular weave’s sole purpose is to give you extra length. And, depending on your preferences, you can go as long as you want. From shoulder length to full on Rapunzel. Use your curling iron to create some beach waves.
2. Luscious Cinnamon Weave Hairstyles
Another amazing thing about weaves is that you can get them in absolutely any color and shade you can imagine. And we all know that, sometimes, when we dye our hair, given to natural circumstances, we don’t end up with the color we dreamed about. Thank God for the weave!
3. Long and Sleek Weave Hairstyles
It’s time to bust out your hair straightener because this hairstyle will require a lot of power. Another pro tip here would be to use high quality hair care products as well as a glossing hair spray, to give it a shine effect.
4. Messy Curls
We absolutely fell in love with these light nutmeg curls. And the fact that they are messy doesn’t hurt one bit. It just means that they’re so much easier to care for and maintain and that it won’t take so long to get ready in the morning.
5. Magenta Weave Hairstyles
Non-traditional colors are always tricky to get when you try to dye your hair. Sometimes they come out too strong while most of the times they are way too watery and nothing like they looked on the box. Rejoice, because all of that will stop with the weave!
6. Inky Blue Weave Hairstyles
Finding the right weave length and color can be tricky. However, once you’ve nailed it down, nothing can quite compare with the results. You can even change the shade whenever you want. Simply get a new one!
7. Ink and Silk
These two shades are called ink and silk and the reasons are fairly obvious. It’s a blue ombre do that starts off with matte gray with dark brunette roots and which melts down into a silky blue wrapped into perfect tubular curls.
8. Gun Metal Gray
Speaking of gray hair, here is a shade that has been very stylish in the past few years and which you might want to try out. Gray hair has been on top of all hair trends and it doesn’t seem to be going anywhere. We’re so happy about that!
9. Teased Weave Hairstyles
We all know that the 90s are back in both fashion and style. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t combine it with a little bit of 80s, especially when it comes to your hair. This is a teased up 80s curly hairdo in a yummy combination of beige and caramel.
10. Neon Yellow
Unconventional colors go beyond your magenta and your inky blues. In fact, you can be a fully-fledged superhero and wear a neon yellow weave that will guarantee all eyes on you. Match it with your clothes and you’re good to go.
11. Maximum Volume Weave Hairstyles
Another way in which you can do your curls when you have a weave is to turn the volume to the max. Tease them out or create a complete set or corkscrew curls if you want to get this street fab Barbie look.
12. Jumbo Curls
We’re back to curls because we have so much to say about them when it comes to weave hairstyles. The fabulous thing about a weave is that, if you have straight hair, you can finally get the curls you’ve always wanted. These, for example, are jumbo curls.
13. Deep Waves
If you’re not all sure about curly hair, though, you can always try some beach waves. A weave will add a lot of volume and depth to your hair, which means you will look like an actual mermaid with your waves.
14. Cork Screw Curls
Weave hairstyles lend themselves basically to anything you can dream of. These are cork screw curls, long and narrow, in a raven brunette, very shiny and glossy. Pair them with a set of huge golden hoops and a smoky eye makeup.
15. Soft Curls
If you’re in need of a more elegant or business casual look, there are weave hairstyles for that as well. You can easily go for this soft curl style with a side part. It’s very vintage and classy and you can even wear it to a special event such as a wedding.
16. Box Braids
Box braids are the type of hairstyle which typically requires extensions or a weave. The reason is that there are few ladies out there who have enough length or body in their hair to sustain this do. In other words, a match made in heaven.
17. Shoulder Length Weave Hairstyles
Turning our attention once again to the magnificent 80s, you can draw your hair inspiration from that decade and combine it with today’s trends. In this way, you’ll get a trendy and hipster look that will be enough to make all heads turn.
18. The Blunt Bob
Choppy and blunt bobs have been all the rage for the past few years. They took Hollywood by storm and then the world followed suit. Talk to your stylist and decide together on what is the best length that will flatter your face.
19. Blonde Streaks
Here’s a pro tip. If you don’t want to change your dark hair color but you need something that will illuminate your features a little bit as well, you can simply add a streak of blonde to the forefront. It’s as easy as that!
20. Honey Blonde Weave Hairstyles
Speaking of blonde, weave hairstyles will allow you to get that perfect shade of blonde you’ve always dream of. This is a honey blonde with sweet caramel tips, darker undertones, and chestnut roots for a more natural look.
21. Red Copper Weave Hairstyles
At the other end of the spectrum we have the red hair shades. This is a fiery red mixed with a little bit of copper which makes it look slightly burnt, like the sunset at its peak point in the desert. No way you could get that on your natural hair!
22. The Kim Kardashian
If it’s Kim K approved, you know it’s good. Yes, even the queen herself went through a phase where she loved a good weave. She used it to enhance the length of her natural raven hair and we simply adored the results.
23. The Voluminous Bob
As much as we love a good, old-fashioned bob, we have to say that we like to see it upgraded from time to time. And this is exactly what weave hairstyles can do for you. Dust off that traditional bob and add new and exciting elements to it.
24. Bubble Gum Pink
Say goodbye to boring hair and hello to summery fun. Bubble gum pink hair is here to make every day of your life happier and brighter, all thanks to these all-fantastic weave hairstyles. Keep the makeup to a minimum with this one.
25. Dreads and Weave Hairstyles
Another amazing use for weave hairstyles are dreads. You can use the extra body and length that the weave gives you to create the dreads you always wanted. You can go for the slim or for the jumbo kind and you can even get different colors.
26. The Beyonce
Another superstar who fell in love with the weave hairstyles is none other than queen Beyonce herself. Here she is with a very high and intricate bun made out of differently sized goddess braids. It figures. She is a goddess, after all!
27. Space Buns
If you were wondering what hairstyle you should be wearing for your summer festivals, wonder no more. Space buns are the answer. Typically, girls shy away from space buns because they don’t have enough hair to pull them off. That’s when it’s weave hairstyles to the rescue!
28. Glamorous Weave Hairstyles
Date night has never been so easy thanks to weaves. Now you can have that amazing hairstyle you always envisioned or you saw in music videos or in movies. You can even wear this superb cut to your Prom!
29. Purple Weave Hairstyles
The fairy look is another major trend that has taken the world by storm these past few years. It’s a combination that requires you to dye both your hair and your eyebrows in the same non-traditional color.
30. Sexy Red Weave Hairstyles
This cherry red is all sexy and no playing around. If you style it correctly, you will look like a real bomb shell for a very special night out with your significant other or, of course, for Valentine’s Day. It’s the perfect color for this day.
31. Indigo Weave Hairstyles
This is a great color for winter time because it will make you look like a true ice queen. Here’s a tip on styling it. Make sure you keep your roots a darker shade, to ensure this looks as natural as possible and less like a wig.
32. 90s Weave Hairstyles
Since we’ve already covered the 80s, it was only befitting to talk about the 90s as well. This 90s inspired hairstyle is absolutely amazing and we cannot wait to try it out. Pair it with the right shades and you will look beach ready at any time.
33. Mermaid Weave Hairstyles
This one is all about the color. It’s meant to represent the sea itself and all the shades of blue and turquoise it has. Find the right weave and go for it as a summer treat to yourself. Just think of how amazing you’ll look on the beach in perfect tune with the sea.
34. Blood Orange Weave Hairstyles
Another summery color that would be perfect to keep you in tune with the elements and the weather is this blood orange. It’s just a few shades down from red, and a fantastic representation of the Mediterranean citrus delight that we all know and love.
35. Platinum and Gold
Here is one astonishing hair color that you don’t get to see very often, even in weave hairstyles because it is rather difficult to pull off. It’s a platinum shade with a slight golden tint running all the way through it. We can’t take our eyes off it!
36. The Sophisticated Bun
Once you get the marvelous weave hairstyles you’ve always wanted, all that extra length will allow you to try on new hairdos, more intricate and complex. One of them is this magnificent high bun that you can wear at a wedding, when you’re the mother of the bride, for example.
37. Sour Cherry Weave Hairstyles
Red and green go together like Christmas and candy canes. If you decide to go for this amazing hair color, then you also need to learn how to style it properly. An olive-green hat will do the trick just great and bring out all its subtle nuances.
38. Braids and Embellishments
Even though box braids are amazing by themselves, a little summer holiday cheer won’t hurt one bit. A great example are these wooden beads. If you want to see more ideas on how to style your box braids, check out this piece we wrote.
39. Blonde Barbie Weave Hairstyles
This a type of bottle blonde or Barbie Blonde that we could definitely get behind of. The soft curls are the result of a lot of work with the iron curler and a liberal amount of hairspray. We love that the makeup is kept to a minimum baby pink.
40. The Perfect Curls
There are many types of curls in this world but none can come close to the perfect ones. And you will be surprised to find out just how easy it is to get them once you have found the perfect weave.
41. Blue Velvet Weave Hairstyles
Blue velvet is an amazing color and not at all difficult to wear. The secret is in the styling as is with so many of the unconventional colors. It’s important to keep the makeup to a minimum so as not to look too dramatic or theatrical.
42. The Classy Ponytail
If you are a girl, then you’ve surely dreamed of the perfect ponytail. Well, now you can have it, thanks to the most amazing weave hairstyles on the market. This particular ponytail transitions seamlessly from daytime to evening.
43. Finger Waves
Finger waves have been a staple in women’s hairstyles since the 20s. That means almost 100 years ago and there’s a good reason for that. They look absolutely stunning and they work for every single type of face out there.
44. Blue Bangs and Weaves
If you really want an unconventional color that can frame your face, then you need to get some bangs. Not only will your face be framed, but they will also highlight the color of your eyes, as well as your skin tone and your cheekbones.
45. The Summer Look
In case you were looking for a simple, fast, and fresh summer look, then you needn’t search any more. These teased out and super relaxed beach waves have a few purple streaks in between and two cool French braids crowning the head.
46. The Samurai Bun
Here’s a weave hairstyle that girls have borrowed from the men’s side in the past few years. It’s the long samurai bun and it is, in fact, a half up half down hair style that you can pull off if you have a long and straight weave.
47. Fall Colors
It’s never too early to start getting ready for fall. And that includes the hair color or colors that you will be wearing in that season. This is a combination of cherry cola, red, burnt orange, beige, caramel, blonde, and platinum.
48. The Gabrielle Union
Here’s another Hollywood sweetheart who is in love with weave hairstyles. She has naturally curly hair and she adores to add some more body to it by putting in a weave. We can all agree that she looks totally gorgeous.
49. The Sew in Weave
One way in which you can combine two major protective hairstyle trends is by approaching weave hairstyles in the sew in way. That means that you get to sew in the weave and make it as long and as thick as you could possibly want.
50. The Pink Afro
You could even get an afro with the right weave. Just think about those layers upon layers of small and tight curls arranging themselves naturally upon your shoulders. And if you add a shocking color such as this bonbon pink to it, you’ve got yourself a winner!
51. Twists and Weave Hairstyles
Twists are a fantastic protective hairstyle. This means that you can keep your own hair tucked away safe at the roots while the length of what is seen is actually made of a weave. Choose the color and style you want.
52. Ombre Weave Hairstyles
If you’re in love with the ombre trend and want to get it, you have two options. You can either find a weave that’s already ombre in the shades that you like, and have it sewn in or a weave the color of your own hair that you can then dye.
53. The Zendaya
Zendaya turned heads when she showed up at the red carpet event, and for good reason. She looked spectacular. However, it’s safe to assume that it’s not her real hair, no matter how pretty it looks. It’s a weave.
54. Green Weave Hairstyles
Non-natural colors are the biggest trend of the year. Wearing a weave in such a color is the easiest option since it means that you don’t have to dye your actual hair and subject it to the chemicals in the dye.
55. The Rihanna
Rihanna has a gorgeous head of naturally curly hair but, on this instance, she opted for a weave that gave her extra length and volume. Her Rapunzel hair actually reaches down to her waist and her volume is off the charts.
The only limit to weave hairstyles is your own creativity. Unlike with natural hair, you can change your look as many times as you want or need, depending on your mood, current trend or an event you have to attend. Scroll through our exhaustive list and let us know in the comment section below which ones you will be trying!