55 Stylish Small Knotless Braids For Everyday Looks

Knotless braid hairstyles are one of the most popular braiding styles. They do not only give little to no pressure to the scalp but also come together to create a seamless finish that will not cause breakage or ruin your hair edges.

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Offering natural and feminine beautiful, small knotless box braids are a perfect way to show your free spirit and creativity in hairdo form. They offer not only classic looks but also are a growing trend. These braids are also good for varying hair lengths from short to long.

How long do small knotless braids last?

The small knotless braiding style for natural hair can last up to three months. How long your knotless braids will last depends on your hair texture, how you take care of them, and how large the braids are.

Do knotless braids last longer?

Standard knotless box braids place extra tension on your natural hair. Knotless box braids offer you this popular style without the worry of hair damage. In addition, since the knotless extensions are being put into your braids, the tension is significantly lower on your natural hair.

How do you make knotless braids look fresh?

Take your scalp oil and oil your scalp before starting the retwist process. Next, use shine n jam and apply it to your individually braided sections, after which you’ll proceed to retwist them. The retwist process makes your old Knotless braids look new again in this method.

Small knotless braids offer long-lasting style options for women of all ages. They also offer ways for women to personalize the look to their own unique tastes. Find inspiration for your own small knotless box braids down below.

Some of the small knotless braids are: 

1. Ruby Rush Small Knotless Braids 

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The beauty of braids is that they are classic yet stylish. Add colors such as red to the braids to make them pop for both everyday looks and special occasions. 


2. Beautiful Short Knotless Braids 

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Opting for beautiful short knotless braids is the best option if you want a fuller looking look. It may take longer to achieve but gives great results.

3. Rainbow Short Knotless Braids 

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These rainbow braids are a great way to add a punch of personality to your look. Get a classic square style braid from your stylist and add in color extensions and clear beads to accomplish this fun style.

4. Freestyle Knotless Braids Small

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One of the most versatile looks is freestyle! Reduce your scalp stress and style your look with the flawless finish of this braid style. 

5. Small Knotless Braids With Beads 

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Adding beads to braids can help to elongate the shape of the face and also gain more attention to your features by drawing the eye to the edge of your hairdo. 


6. Natural Short Knotless Braids Small

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This braid style is very suitable for natural black hair. In addition, the unique box knotless braids with edges are more protected when tied up. 

7. Bob Knotless Braids Small

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This classic bob hairdo with small knotless braids gives a stunning statement. You can create a versatile look by styling it in various ways as well.

8. Pretty Pink Small Knotless Braids 

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For a fun and stylish hairstyle idea, try something like this with pink extensions combined with clear beads. Recreate the style with loose braids or tie them up in a pony

9. Pop Color Small Knotless Braids 

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With a pop color, the knotless box braid can offer an on trend look. The green color in this style is beautiful and would also look great with a medium knot hairdo!

10. Curly Color Mix Small Knotless Braids 

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These curly end knots are ideal for creating an updated look that has a feminine touch. In addition, it is perfect for anyone looking for longer hairstyle options.


11. Stylish Small Knotless Braids 

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With stylish variations of box braids, the natural hair and synthetic braids are less bulky and can be crafted into different styles such as this style below. 

12. Colored Long Knotless Braids 

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Long knotless braids are some of the most sought after options. In addition, the color and texture of these braids below make the hairdo look stylish and sheek.

13. Curly Coffee Curls Small Knotless Braids 

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Bun braids are another unique choice for braided hair. This lovely braid featuring a coffee color offers plaited hair that gives an exciting look with beads and curls. 

14. Marley Twist Small Knotless Braids 

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From eye-catching braids to effortlessly chic twisted styles in numerous sections, the Marley twist gives a bold look to this protective style. 

15. Double Buns Small Knotless Braids 

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With braids styled up in buns, this hairdo offers a fresh and cute braiding option with double buns. The seamless finish also offers a sense of personality. 


16. Small Knotless Braids Lovers

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Infusing your knotless style gives a lasting result with a retro style. The sleek braiding in smaller sections is all the details you need to complete this classic look.

17. Golden Small Knotless Braids 

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For a brighter look, you can’t go wrong with this gorgeous golden-toned knotless braid hairstyle. Add clear beads for more texture and an even more unique look.

18. Perfect Small Knotless Braids 

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Although most knotless braids look long, you can also wear a shorter style. To add length, add beads or other decorative items.

19. Beautiful Beads Small Knotless Braids 

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Having short-length braids creates a beautiful effect by flattering different face shapes. These versatile hairdos can be stylized unique to your personality with different colors and styles of beads. 

20. Trendy Long Knotless Braids 

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This lengthy style is perfect for those wanting more length. In fact, these knotless braids take your trending strands to the next level. 


21. Curl Ends Small Knotless Braids 

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Looking for a more Bohemian look? These boho braids give a super beachy look with their unique wavy ends.

22. Square Small Knotless Braids 

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Beads are a traditional way to accessorize your braids! However, giving a personal touch to the knotless braids offers you a more stylish and different look. 

23. Beauty Plug Small Knotless Braids 

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With a seamlessly beautiful finish, this braiding style offers perfect tight knots and gives an elegant look to the style.

24. Box Small Knotless Braids 

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Keep it breezy and beautiful with knotless braids. There are no rules when it comes to this style, so adding pops of color like the green below let you tailor the look uniquely to you.

25. Straight Small Knotless Braids 

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The flexibility of knotless box braids make them super easy to style, and the addition of beads gives a classic look to the style as well.


26. Curly Trend Small Knotless Braids 

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The constanting style of straight box braids that are finished in a tight curl offers a beautifully unique look to showcase your unique style. 

27. Short Matter Knotless Braids 

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Don’t want to be too bold with your color? Add pops of color underneath the top braids. This exceptional-looking blue-colored knotless braid is one example of how to pull this look off. 

28. Thick and Long Knotless Braids 

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Knotless braids look great no matter how thick your hair is! Smaller, tighter braids can offer the illusion of almost straight hair but offers texture and length.

29. Pretty Long Knotless Braids 

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This straight braided look instantly draws attention to the braiding style. This is a classic design idea and an excellent option if you want to be able to style your hair in updos or pony tails.

30. Small Bun Knotless Braids 

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Braids are perfect for twisting into an updo, and shaved sides make the hairdo a bold and fun choice as well. The high bun is also in trend right now, making this a three-blow stylish punch. 


31. Side Parting Small Knotless Braids 

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These protective knotless braids look fantastic, and parting the braids to one side of your head gives a versatile look. It is a great way to mix and match the braiding look to the hair. 

32. Black Curly Small Knotless Braids 

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This knotless braiding style combines thick black hair braiding with curly ends, giving an array of glamor and style to the look.

33. Red Remix Small Knotless Braids 

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If you are into colors for your braids, red is a fun color to try. These knotless braids are a must-try to make your hairstyle stand out.

34. Bold Small Knotless Braids 

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A mixture of black and brown in knotless braids is a combination that is sure to shine! Micro Braids also offer a unique texture to the style as well.

35. Bob Small Knotless Braids 

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Having bob braids creates a beautiful effect and is a perfect way to show your spirit and creativity. The knotless braids are also well suited for long hair!


36. Small Kids Knotless Braids 

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The small kid’s knotless braid styles never go out of style. The addition of color extension gives a classy, flattering, and stunning look. 

37. Trendy Heart Small Knotless Braids 

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Incorporating different styles and shapes into your braids gives a show-stopping hairdo. For example, this heart-shaped braid is perfect for long hair and looks fashionable and appealing!

38. Beautiful Small Knotless Braids 

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Getting a chic and pretty look with tightly secured twisting appears natural and different. The color addition also gives this a timeless and unique feel.

39. Fabulous Small Knotless Braids 

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Mixing color combinations is also a great way to rock this box braid trend. This golden, brown and black color combo stuns and is sure to catch the eye.

40. Wonderful Shiny Small Knotless Braids 

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If you are in love with color combinations, go for a silkier, delicate texture that has the potential to last longer and make your colors pop. These colored hair strands look bright and bold.


41. Copper Shimmer Small Knotless Braids 

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These eye-catching and versatile box braids are stunning for a reason. The color will turn heads and gives a bold and stunning look when styled uniquely with braids and a half up-do.

42. Short Curly Knotless Braids 

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There are endless braiding styles for women, and giving extra volume with end curls makes a chic and pretty hair look for kids. 

43. Short and Sweet Knotless Braids 

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These short knotless braids are on trend along with layers that make the length a flattering style. With perfect detailing, this clean and comfortable styling allows flat and sleek braiding. 

44. Demi Big Knotless Braids 

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This detailed knot style with intricate patterns enhances the details of the braid and scalp with semi-big knotless braiding. You can style up your hair with different looks with these braids as well.

45. Shoulder Length Knotless Braids with Beads 

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Adding colorful beads, such as the red featured here, gives kids a fresh and colorful look to showcase at their school and with their friends. The style suits all occasions and ages. 


46. Medium Box Knotless Braids 

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Whether you style them untied or in a high bun, this is a preferred braiding option – the medium box knotless style. The style always looks classy and has limitless options for styling.

47. Knitting Knotless Small Braids 

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Get inspired and try this trendy colored braid trend. Red is especially fun and bold and is a unique way to showcase your personality and flare. 

48. Twist and Twist Small Knotless Braids 

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Excellent for a gorgeous twist style done with straight hair, adding extensions to the hair gives this stylish look length and body.

49. Exotic Beauty Small Knotless Braids 

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Large knotless braids inevitably last for a time and are beautiful. From glamorous boho to plain braids, the results look authentic and beautiful. 

50. Classy Small Knotless Braids 

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These favorite pretty large braids with black color give the perfect vibe for everyday style. The classy side parting is simple but allows for a bright color look.


51. Short and Cute Knotless Braids 

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This new braiding style is hot right now, offering a more light thickness than most traditional knotless braids. It is an upbeat style idea for women of all ages. 

52. Bounce Less With Curls Small Knotless Braids 

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Add a touch of the feminine and boho styles by adding curls to the end of traditional large box braids. Adding a softer color can also be a great idea for warmer months such as Spring and Summer. 

53. Teenager Small Knotless Braids 

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A great option for teens are smaller micro braids that offer custom designs to fit their lifestyle and look. They can also easily be styled for everyday looks or special occasions. 

54. Zoom In Small Knotless Braids

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Keep your braids out of your face and keep your edges intact; the zoom-in knotless braids enhance the protective styles for everyone!

55. Bricky Box Small Knotless Braids 

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Parting the hair to create a balanced and complete set of box braids and unique double twists by utilizing the Bricklayer Pattern.


Small knotless box braids offer a unique way for women to showcase their unique style. Whether they are simple and feature your natural hair color or feature bold pink and green hues, there’s a way for each woman to make this style their own.  

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