Instagram Roundup: Braids of Thrones

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know how big the Game of Thrones phenomenon has become. Currently in its seventh season, the medieval fantasy drama brings loads of dynastic struggles, intrigue-filled plots and magical excitement every week, but let's be honest, there's one big reason we can't stay away: the hair game is strong. The show's leading ladies—Cersei Lannister, Sansa Stark and Daenerys Targaryen—serve up fierce updos, braids and twists week after week, and they're giving inspiration to hairstylists everywhere. We took to Instagram to roundup a few of our favorite Game of Thrones-inspired braids: 

Game of Thrones Braid Roundup

Photo by @chadcook

Photo by @theconfessionsofahairstylist  

Photo by @lelalondon

Photo by @stylingwithmeg  

Photo by @kristenzellerz 

Photo by @myhairstyle_xo


 Photo by @braidsandbouquets 

 Photo by @bree.little


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