From Cannes to Hollywood red carpets, our favorite celebrities were rocking new school braids this summer. Never too precious, a little bit loose and always innovative these looks are begging for your second-day locks. Skip your weekly blow-out in the dog days of summer and take a cue from these braided babes. Your neck will stay cool and your favorite statement earrings and necklaces will be on gorgeous display!
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A contributing writer to theFashionSpot, Marisa has penned articles and features in over a dozen online and print publications. She's worked as fashion critic and creative director for papierdoll.com, been the managing editor for Caribbean-based Ocean Style Magazine, and worked with Set Magazine, a luxury lifestyle magazine based in Zurich, as a contributing editor. She splits her time between New York, Los Angeles and her hometown as a freelance fashion and cultural copywriter, editor and journalist. You can find out more at her site marisaswanson.com and follow her on Twitter @mraswan.