20 Jumbo Braids Hairstyles


Jumbo braids, as their name implies, are made to be very big and thick. Because of their big size, they don’t take long, which makes them the perfect choice for many ladies. Some styles require a lot of braiding hair, and your hair will be parted into large sections. But jumbo braids are perfect for anyone who doesn’t love the salon or doesn’t have a lot of time.

1. Jumbo Box Braids

Jumbo Box Braids

Jumbo box braids are very big box braid styles that are popular for the bold look they give the wearer. Because of the knots that secure the hair at the roots, box braids can be very painful and cause a lot of tension on the scalp. Be careful not to make them too tight. Jumbo box braids are beautiful, and do not take a long time to make.

2. Jumbo Knotless Braids

Jumbo Knotless Braids

If you can’t bear the pain jumbo box braids bring or you just don’t like the look the way box braid knots look, jumbo knotless braids are perfect for you. They’re very similar to box braids but are painless and do not have knots at the roots.

3. Long Jumbo Box Braids

Long Jumbo Box Braids

Jumbo box braids can be made long for long-hair lovers. Long braids are beautiful and can also help to keep the wearer warm during cold seasons. They can be styled in a lot of ways, and they can also be adorned with several hair accessories.

4. Jumbo Knotless Braids with Beads

Jumbo Knotless Braids With Beads

Switch up your jumbo knotless braids by adding beads to the ends. You can find beads of different types such as wooden, glass, and acrylic (plastic). Beads add more beauty to the braids and make you stand out. They’re easy to attach and take out. With jumbo braids, you need fewer beads, so it won’t take long either.

5. Jumbo Box Braids with Beads

Jumbo Box Braids With Beads

The jumbo box braids with beads are similar to the knotless jumbo braids with beads, but the only difference is the presence of the knot at the base of the hair. Jumbo box braids place tension on the scalp and can be painful if you make them too tight. It’s a beautiful one when it’s done well and looks more beautiful when you add beads.

6. Jumbo Braided High Ponytail

Jumbo Braided High Ponytail

Look bold and stunning with a high fashion flair when you upgrade your ponytail to jumbo braids. Jumbo braided high ponytails are easy to make and don’t require several hours at the salon. They don’t last as long as small and medium braids, but they are beautiful regardless.

7. Triangle Jumbo Box Braids

Triangle Jumbo Box Braids

Triangle jumbo box braids just have triangle parts. This can be a great way to ease yourself into adding designs to your braiding styles. They stand out more than regular square and rectangle parts, and they’re just as easy to do. If you’re looking for an easy jumbo braids style with a little bit of flair, this is a great style for you.

8. Jumbo Twist Braids

Jumbo Twist Braids

You can make twist styles in jumbo sizes and still they that bold look similar to jumbo box braids. Start either by twisting your hair with extensions or by braiding your hair a bit first and then continuing with the twist. You can style and accessorize them in many different ways, so don’t be afraid to get creative!

9. Jumbo Box Braids with Curly Ends

Jumbo Box Braids With Curly Ends

Switch up your jumbo box braids by curling the ends. You can leave out some of the extensions and curl them. Dip the ends in hot water ad roll them into curlers to help lock in the curls and soften the hair.

10. Jumbo Knotless Braids with Curly Ends

Jumbo Knotless Braids With Curly Ends

Knotless braids are really popular because of their painless nature and are gradually taking over box braids. They’re very similar to the jumbo box braids with curly ends but without the roots at the ends.

11. Jumbo Cornrows

Jumbo Cornrows

Jumbo cornrow braids are simple cornrows that are made for a short time frame. They don’t take much time to make, and their very big sizes make them last for just a couple of weeks. You can add jewelry, colored hair, or designs to the pattern to make it your own.

12. Jumbo Feed In Braids

Jumbo Feed in Braids

The feed in technique involves adding the braiding hair underneath in order to give the braids a natural and seamless look. By making larger parts and using more braiding hair, you can achieve jumbo feed in braids. The feed in technique is gradually becoming the most popular since braids rockers love the natural vibe it gives.

13. Jumbo Tribal Braids

Jumbo Tribal Braids

Tribal braids are also called Fulani braids, and they originate from the Fulani tribe of Africa. Jumbo tribal braids are characterized by big cornrows in front braided from the front to the middle of the head or from the center to the sides and box or knotless braids at the back. Jumbo tribal braids are achieved by parting the hair into big sizes and adding big-sized braiding hair to make the braids larger. Tribal braids are beautiful and versatile and they allow for creativity since the front part can be done in different styles.

14. Four Jumbo Braids

Four Jumbo Braids

Do you want braids that will make you look cute and youthful? Then you should definitely try out the four jumbo braids. You can do them in box braids, knotless braids, cornrows, and all other types of braids. You only need a little bit of time for four braids, and they are very pretty. They don’t last very long, which lets you switch up your style whenever you want.

15. Jumbo Short Box Braids

Jumbo Short Box Braids

If you love comfortable and less time-consuming braided hairstyles, this is a perfect choice for you to consider for your next hair appointment. Jumbo short box braids are easy to make and style and do not pose any discomfort as long as the knots aren’t too tight. You can still dress them up with accessories and use shorter extensions if your natural hair isn’t the length you’re looking for.

16. Jumbo Goddess Braids

Jumbo Goddess Braids

Jumbo goddess braids, also called jumbo bohemian braids, are achieved by adding curly extensions to different jumbo braid styles. You can use ready-made curly extensions or straight extensions and curl them to the desired style. Your braids can be box braids, knotless braids, cornrows, or any other type of braid. The curly extensions make the braids look gorgeous and sophisticated. Take special care of the curls to keep them from tangling.

17. Sleek Jumbo Braids Ponytail

Sleek Jumbo Braids Ponytail

Who doesn’t like a sleek and shiny jumbo braided ponytail? Sleek braids are achieved by using a gel on the hair before braiding; the gel gives the braids extra hold and a smooth and glossy look. You can make this a high or low ponytail depending on your preference. 

18. Four Jumbo Box Braids

Four Jumbo Box Braids

This is one variation of the four jumbo braids style. Four jumbo box braids take only a couple of minutes to make and they are super pretty, giving the wearer a youthful look.

19. Jumbo Bohemian Box Braids

Jumbo Bohemian Box Braids 1

Jumbo bohemian box braids are also called jumbo goddess box braids. Whenever you feel jumbo box braids can be boring and regular, switch it up and make them into eye-catching and super attractive braids with beautiful curly extensions. You can leave the curly extensions out higher up the braid to add volume or leave them out at the end.

20. Jumbo Blonde Box Braids

Jumbo Blonde Box Braids

Do you want a nice color for your braids other than the regular black color? Then go for blonde. Blonde extensions in different shades are available, and all you just have to do is pick the one you like the most. Jumbo blonde box braids are most suitable for fair-skinned ladies as the blonde complements their skin but can also really pop on dark-skinned ladies.


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