Big Box Braids Styles We Love
Standard box braids tend to be on the skinnier side, but thicker versions of this protective hairstyle offer up a slightly different way to wear the look. Big box braids can be up to a couple of inches wide, giving you a bold style that’s got chunky texture with a vintage feel. Just like skinnier styles, jumbo box braids come with tons of options for styling and come in every color imaginable, in anything from chin to waist length. If you’re ready to wear your hair in a thicker protective style, check out these 42 trendy options for large jumbo box braids.
1Jumbo Ultra Long Big Braids
2Triangle Part Jumbo Braids
3Mid Length Jumbo Box Braids
Mid-length box braids are having a major moment right now, and making them jumbo adds some fun, chunky texture to the style. This collarbone-grazing box braids length is almost universally flattering, and looks great on just about everyone’s face.
4Jumbo Honey Blonde Box Braids
5Layered Jumbo Box Braids
These jumbo box braids are at the perfect length to create a sassy hairstyle that requires almost no styling time once the braids are installed. Instead of all being one length, some layering in this look helps to create this gorgeous and sleek shape.
6Center Parted Large Box Braids
7Pulled Back Jumbo Braids
Although big jumbo box braids can be more difficult to wear in updos than skinnier braid styles, you can still play around with different styling options, especially once the braids have loosened up a bit.
8Side Swept Jumbo Braids
9Extra Dense Jumbo Box Braids
Not only are these individual braids very thick, but lots of braiding hair has been added in to create an extra dense style. Try this style out if you want a really full head of braids without much scalp showing through.
10Half Up Jumbo Box Braids
11Jumbo Box Braids Bob
This box braids are in a nice in between size, being thicker than a regular braids but smaller than most of the braids on our list. This helps them to form a nice, sleek shaped bob, while still being thick enough to add lots of noticeable texture to the style.
12Double Bun Jumbo Braids
13Big Jumbo Box Braids Undercut
14Large Box Braids with Blonde Accents
15Red Jumbo Braids Bob
16Jumbo Box Braid Side Pony
17Jumbo Yarn Box Braids
Instead of regular hair extensions, you can use yarn to create a jumbo box braids style. Some of the benefits of this method are the ultra cheap price of yarn, and the huge variety of colors that are available at most craft stores. Yarn braids also tend to be super light, but they can make you feel hot during summer months.
18Hot Pink Ombre Large Box Braids
19High Bun Jumbo Box Braids Lob
Wearing your jumbo box braids in a lob length style is perfect for anyone who finds longer box braids feel heavy on their neck or pull too hard on fragile hair. To help open up your face when you’re wearing these braids, this quick little half up style is the perfect go-to look.
20Platinum Jumbo Box Braids
21Sleek Jumbo Box Braids Bob
Featuring a perfect center part and sleek shape, these jumbo box braids create a chic and professional style that will slim your face. This look has just the right amount of ’90s throwback while still feeling modern and trendy today.
22Big Jumbo Box Braids with Braided Parts
23Cool Rainbow Big Box Braids
Using shades of blue and purple that aren’t too far apart, these jumbo box braids create a cool rainbow palette that will turn your hair into a radiant, jewel-tone work of art.
24Black and Blonde Big Box Braids
25Tapered Jumbo Braids
These really big box braids create one of the chunkiest looks on our list. While they’re not ideal if you want your braids to be tied up most of the time, this super thick look is great for making a big statement with big braids.
26Jumbo Grey Box Braids
27Soft Jumbo Box Braids
With a deep side part and versatile medium length, these jumbo box braids create a softer look that doesn’t feel too flashy or over the top.
28Jumbo Rainbow Yarn Braids
29Jumbo Braids Bun
Although styling thicker braids in an updo can be a bit tricky, this style shows just how chic and sophisticated the finished product is. We recommend waiting until your jumbo box braids have loosened up a bit before attempting an updo like this.
30Knotless Large Box Braids
Knotless chunky and large box braids with curly ends.
31Big Box Braids with Mini Cornrows
32Dimensional Blonde Jumbo Box Braids
33Blunt Length Jumbo Box Braids
Sometimes simple is best. These jumbo box braids are all the same length, creating a blunt look that’s got just the right amount of retro flair.
34Natural Look Big Jumbo Box Braids
These super chill looking braids are perfect for an easy way to protect your natural hair. If you’ve got long natural curls that just need some time off of constant styling or you’re looking for a quick way to use up a few packs of braiding hair, these low-key braids are easy and cute.
35Grey Ombre Jumbo Box Braids
36Jumbo Box Braids High Bun
This high, half-up hairstyle is one of the prettiest ways to wear your big jumbo box braids. Whether you’re dressed up for something special or just trying to get through a busy day, this half-up style has you covered.
37Jumbo Box Braids with Baby Hair
38Crochet Jumbo Box Braids
39Butter Blonde Jumbo Box Braids
Buttery blonde is the perfect shade for summer, while wearing your hair in jumbo box braids will ensure you’re always looking your best without having to worry about styling.
40Braided Jumbo Box Braids
41Retro Long Jumbo Braids
Pulling hair together from larger sections creates this ultra retro style of jumbo box braids. We love this look for ladies who are always on the cutting edge of fashion and hair, and you definitely won’t see a ton of other people wearing the look.
42Side Wrapped Long Jumbo Box Braids
43Ombre Jumbo Big Box Braids
44Large box braids bun updo
Are you looking for large box braids updo? this large box braids bun style is super stylish and elegant.
45Chunky Big Box Braids
Beads and pieces of jewelry add so much to this gorgeous chunky jumbo box braids style. If Dookie large box braids is your thing, why not go for this beautiful protective style?
46Long Jumbo Box Braids Baby Hair
Add a bit of chicness to your large box braids look by styling your baby hair. This subtle look is absolutely Insta-worthy!
47Half Up Super Long Jumbo Box Braids
Another beautiful half up long jumbo box braids style. If your hair is super long, creating a half up bun at the top add so much style and it also much more comfortable to wear!
48Large Box Braids
Super long triangle style large box braids with middle part.
49Side swept Oversized Box Braids
Doesn’t matter if you choose long or short braids, with or without color, there is something about supersized big box braids that just make you feel like a million bucks!
50Sleek Big Box Braids
Beautiful sleek look of long big box braids and baby hair.
51Chunky Big Box Braids and Beads
Gorgeous and long jumbo box braids using the rubber band method. We love the added golden beads at the ends.
52Large Box Braids Mermaid Style
Beautiful large box braids with curls and ocean beads.
53Big Box Braids with Cornrows
If you’re looking for a unique hairstyle, take a look at these stunning black-brown big box braids, with thin cornrows at the top of the head, creating a beautiful crown. The hair strings also add a lot to this unique look.
54Half Up Large Box Braids
Gorgeous chunky big box braids half up style! What more can you ask for?!
55Triangle Side Swept Big Box Braids
Triangle large box braids side swept with beautiful golden beads.
56Middle Part Large Box Braids
A simple, natural yet clean look of chunky large box braids and a middle part.
57Chunky Style Black Brown Large Box Braids
What a gorgeous mix of black and brown chunky big box braids style!
58Triangle Chunky Big Box Braids
We adore big braids! Triangle box braids are hot this season! This style feature side swept super chunky triangle box braids with beads, so beautiful!
Have you found your next big box braids jumbo style in this list? We sure hope so!!
Does the girl in photo 31 with the Dimensional blonde jumbo box braids have an Instagram?