Hair Trend Alert – Celebrities Wearing French Braids. Braids are one of the hottest trends in fall hairstyles for the season, and lately we’ve seen several celebrities not only rocking braids but french braids. if you’re not familiar with french braids, it a braid that is closely braided to the scalp. From Kourtney K to Jessica Lowndes. Look below to see which celebs are loving the trend.