Dutch braids for men have been around for so long. They are a style that will leave your hair looking classy and pulled back tight out of your face. Men can wear dutch braids in so many different ways that are why we have found you 50 amazing dutch braided hairstyles to try out. Stylists always try to outdo themselves and create new looks with different patterns and shapes.
But to make it a dutch braid you have to divide the hair into three sections and twist the pieces under each other instead of over like the popular French braid. You can pull this handsome look off with all different types of hair, and you will most likely need to add a fade along the sides. Now let’s take a look at the best dutch braid hairstyle for men in 2022.
1. Two Way Corn Rows Braid with Mid-Fade Cut
First up is this two-way cornrow braided look with a mid fade cut. Here he has divided his hair evenly into six different sections and braided them back to meet in a small man bun. Add a short fade around the side, and it looks dope.
2. Cornrow Box Dutch Braids Hairstyle
Here is another cornrow hairstyle with dutch box braids that are curved back and to the sides. Add a taper fade along the sides to get the whole vibe of this style.
3. Long Dutch Braids Hairstyle with Skin Fade
Up next is a dutch braid hairstyle for men with long hair. Here he has a fade along the sides and a long section of hair on the top that is twisted and braided back to end up in a thick ponytail. Pair it with a beard, and you are all set.
4. Dutch Braids Two-Way Hairstyle
Dutch braids come in all shapes and sizes. Here he is wearing a taper fade with a two-way hairstyle with even braids down his head, and it looks amazing.
5. Zigzag Dutch Braids
Zigzag dutch braids are always going to be hit, and men of all ages love wearing their hair this way. In the photo above, he has a thin buzz to keep the sides looking fresh and four braids in a zig-zag pattern.
6. Straight Corn Rows Dutch Hairstyle
Straight cornrows in the dutch style look great no matter what kind of hair you have. Here he has a simple fade along the sides and six even braids on the top.
7. Zigzag Style with Dutch Braids
Another way to style your dutch braids would be with this perfect zigzag hairstyle. He has three smaller braids running down on the side and one thick one that wraps along the side, and it looks so dope together.
8. Long Box Braid Hairstyle with Skin Faded Hair
Long dutch braids are such a vibe. Here he has taken it to the next level by creating an overlapping braided look with long braids that hang down his back perfectly.
9. Dutch Braided Zigzag Hairstyle with Beads Design
Here is another dutch braid style for men with zig-zag parts. They have enhanced this style by adding big beads and keeping the edges short.
10. Two Way Thick Braids with Gold Beads Design
Two-strand dutch braids are a fresh new look that men of all ages would look great wearing. He kept the side buzzed short and a middle part right down the middle for a fresh two-strand dutch braided hairstyle.
11. Mid Fade Side Cut with Corn Dutch Braids Colorful Beads
We call this next hairstyle a dutch corn braid for its thick cornrow-like sections. He has added some color to his style with rasta-colored beads to hold the hair back, and an even fade along the sides.
12. Tight Zigzag Braid Hairstyle with Mid-Fade Side
Two-strand braids are a popular choice with famous rappers nowadays. He made this style unique with a zigzag part and two thin dutch braids on the top. Add in your favorite type of high fade, and you are all set.
13. Straight Corn Row Styles Hair
Next is a hairstyle for men that would work best with men with thin hair. Here he has straight corn rows styled thin and wrapped around the head and a nice fade on the sides.
14. Man Bun Braids Mid-Fade Haircut
Man buns are one of the best ways to hold your braids back. Here he has four thin braids on the top that are pulled back into a high top knot. Add a high buzz along the side and add in a thick beard and you are all set.
15. Messy Tight Dutch Braids
Messy and tight braids are always a good idea. Here he has his dark brown hair tied back with brown beads on the top and short sides. He added four even braids, but you could always come up with your number to make it unique.
16. Long and Straight Braided Dutch Hairstyle with Gold Beads
Here he is wearing his long and straight braids with two different thicknesses that alternate across his head. You are all set to throw in some dark beads and short sides.
17. Waze Tight Dutch Braids
Wow, this next look is so cool that you may never want to change your style. Here he has tight braids in the coolest zigzag pattern.
18. Thin Braids with Long Dutch Braids
Another popular way to style your hair is with thin, long dutch braids. He has also added a bit of blonde to bring out the texture, and look amazing.
19. Man Bun Braided Dutch Hairstyle with Fade Cut
Man buns and dutch braids are an excellent combination that always looks amazing together. Here he has divided his braids into six sections that all feed into a small man bun. Keep it simple with a fade along the sides, and you are all set.
20. Long Neat Dutch Braids with Baby Straight Bangs Cut
Long and neat braids always look good with your baby hairs pressed down as they are in the photo above. He went with two braids along the sides and pulled them back tight, which looked great.
21. Cornrow Braided Hairstyle with Gold Beads
If you have black hair, gold beads always look great on top. Here he has his thin braids divided into 5 sections and twisted half of the way back. He kept the rest of the hair long and stylish, looking amazing.
22. Waze Corn Row Hairstyle Dutch Braids
Dutch braids can be created with all types of hair. Here he has corn rows with funky parts all over, giving it a unique and fun vibe.
23. Man Bun Dutch Braid with Trimmed Short Bangs
If you want to keep the rest of your hair long, you do not have to add in a fade. Here he kept it long with thick braids on the top.
24. Long Frilly Box Dutch Braid Hairstyle
Here is a style that ASAP Rocky would be proud to see. He has his long, and frilly braids pulled back tight, letting them hang out for a fresh rocker vibe.
25. Layered Corn Row Dutch Braid Hairstyle
Layered cornrows and dutch braids are a match made in heaven. Here he has parted his hair in sharp lines that wrap around the head and left the sides trimmed but not buzzed, and it looks great.
26. Tight Dutch Zigzag Braid Style
Another way to wear your long braids is with different types of parts. Here he has alternating zig-zag and straight parts, which look creative and unique. You can wear this style with any length of hair and at any age.
27. Tight Dutch Long Hair Braid
Wearing tight and long dutch braids will always be in style. Here he has divided his hair into 4 thick braids and kept the sides cut short, looking great.
28. Faux Man Bun with Thin Dutch Braid and Skin Fade
One way to have a creative and edgy hairstyle would be to add a few smaller braids and keep the rest of the hair long and free. He has also shaved one side of his head short and left his beard long; it looks great.
29. Artsy Dutch Braid Hairstyle with Short Bangs
Artsy dutch braids are always in season. In the photo above, he has hair styled perfectly with swirl braids with touches of blonde throughout. He kept his edges looking good by brushing them down against his head which is always recommended.
30. Long Bob Box Braids of Dutch Braid
This next look is a bob-length hairstyle with small twisted braids hanging loosely around his head. He divided his hair on top into squares to ensure that his braids came out even.
31. Tight Artsy Dutch Braided Hair
This next style would be perfect if you are looking for unique dutch braids. Here he has circular patterns and straight braids all mixed to create texture and definition to his look.
32. Long Box Dutch Braid with Tiny Bangs
Long hair can be so hard to take care of. That is why you need to add these long braids to your style. Keeping your hair twisted tight in dutch braids will keep it tangled for weeks at a time.
33. Zigzag Dutch Braid with Faded Short Bangs
You cannot go wrong when you ask your stylist to add in zigzag dutch braids. Here he kept his braids thick and wrapped them around his head using the zig-zag method; it looked so cool.
34. Artsy Corn Rows Dutch Braid
Artsy hairstyles are one of the best ways to show off your creative side. In the photo above, he has thick zig-zag parts evenly distributed throughout his thick black hair, which looks so cool. Keep the edge short and even, and you are all set.
35. Layers of Dutch Braid Corn Rows with Short Bangs
Layered hair can be tricky to pull together in braids, but here, has figured out a way to pull it off. He has 4 different layers of braids around his head here, with the baby hairs brushed down perfectly.
36. Mohawk Dutch Braid with Red Beads
Mohawks are worn worldwide and look good with braids added in. Here he has only added three braids on the top and kept the sides short in true mohawk fashion.
37. Tight Full Dutch Braid Hairstyle
Tight and full styles look best on men with thick hair. Here he has twisted his braids up and around with a few styled straight down, which looks so cool and unique.
38. Two Way Long Dutch Braid
You could always try out this two-strand dutch braid look for a quick style that will leave you feeling handsome and confident. He has his hair parted right down the middle with even braids that run down his head and off his shoulders.
39. Neat-Shaped of Corn Rows Dutch Braid
This is a classic cornrow hairstyle that will never go out of fashion. They have evenly pulled his hair into 4 long braids here and added an even buzz around the sides to keep the edges looking fresh.
40. Box Braids with Tiny Dutch Braid Design Faded Haircut
One of the best ways to hide those baby hairs would be to add smaller braids around the parted section of your hair. Here they have done just that, and it looks so cool. You can add as many of these smaller braids as you want, and you will love your new look.
41. Man Bun Dutch Braid with Beads Style
Up next is a boho type of braided hairstyle for men. He has added beads and colors throughout his braids and left the sides long like his beard, and it is such a great combo of styles.
42. Corn Rows Dutch Braid with Zigzag Slit
Tired of the same old cornrow look? Give this new style a try by adding curved lines down your part. Here they have divided the hair into 4 sections and braided them down perfectly.
43. Man Bun Mohawk Dutch Braid Hairstyle
If you like keeping your hair up and out of your face, this man bun mohawk with dutch braids on the top would be perfect for you. Here he has the sides buzzed, and the top section is braided into 4 sections that are all pulled back into a nice man bun.
44. Clean Fade with Dutch Braid Hair
Everyone looks a nice clean look. In the photo above, he has buzzed cleanly around the sides and dutch braids back for a fresh and clean style.
45. V Shaped Dutch Braids with Fade Cut
V-shapes are always so much fun to wear. Here he is wearing a double v shape with a part down the middle that looks amazing. To get the contrast he has here, you will need to shave the hair in between the two sets of braids.
46. Dutch Box Braids Long Hairstyle
Box braids work well together no matter what pattern you think. Here he has the sides shaved short and the top braids crisis crosses each other, and it looks so cool.
47. Box Two Way Dutch Braids Hairstyle
Here is a funky style with a zigzag part that has a braid on top of it. He is wearing his dutch braids divided into two and pulled back tight for a fresh and unique style that would look great on men of all ages.
48. Artsy Layered Dutch Braids with Fade
You should try these artsy layered dutch braids to let your creative side out. Here they are wearing their hair in a box-like pattern and different smaller braids running down the head, which looks perfect.
49. Neat Dutch Two-Way Braids Hair
Neat braids never looked so good. In this look, he is wearing two simple dutch braids. This look has been around for so long, and it is never going out of style.
50. Layered Dutch Braids with Low Fade Cut
Last but not least is this fancy layered dutch braid. Here he has his hair braided back and divided into so many different sections. Be sure to add in about four thick braids with smaller braids in the middle, and you are going to love your new style.
Since you have made it this far, did you find yourself a new style of these dutch braids for men? Are you thinking of going classic two-strand look or mixing it up a bit and wearing multiple braids? Please leave us a comment and let us know which one was your favorite!
Darla is a hairstylist and makeup artist. She loves creating bold and edgy looks for her clients and is very passionate about what she does. She has always loved writing, but never thought that she would ever get to publish her content. She decided to give it a try when she discovered us, and has been writing for our readers ever since!