With every major red carpet event comes a new batch of celebrity hair inspiration, and 2018 is shaping up to be no exception. Judging by the versatile styles we’ve spotted on the carpet just this month alone braids aren’t going away anytime soon.

In fact, the sought-after protective style and signature look for Black women has only gotten more popular and far more intricate over the years. If you’re looking for some natural hair inspiration or just anxious to break out of your hair rut, we’ve rounded up our favorite celebrity takes on the staple hairstyle for you to recreate at home.

Scroll down to see everything from plaited ponytails and simple side braids to individual box braids and expert-level fishtail plaits. We promise three interlocked strands never looked so good!