You’re not hallucinating; bobs are in fact everywhere lately.

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Rihanna, Tessa Thompson, and Teyana Taylor are just a few celebs we’ve recently spotted rocking the signature 90’s hairstyle and its resurgence is causing a wave of nostalgia. Although the chin-length chop is far from new, it’s always refreshing to cut a few inches off our strands during the summer, which is why everyone— and we mean everyone— is obsessed with shorter style this season.

But of course, we’re still fully committed to protective styles during the current heat wave, so the braided bob is our coiffure de jour!

You can achieve cool variations of the iconic hairdo by revamping your box braids, all while keeping your natural hair unbothered by humidity’s frizzing effects. Scroll through to see how it’s done in our Instagram roundup of must-try braided bobs.