As one of the oldest hairstyles in history, braid trends go through waves of popularity. Who can remember the early 2000s when just about every pro athlete and rapper donned cornrows weaved into intricate statement-making patterns? The ebb and flow will likely forever continue and this year, the tide is in! This time around, pretty plaits are popping up in the form of colorful cornrows, Bantu knots, cool fishtails, and more. (We're even spotting braided lace-fronts—now, that's a must-see.) Here, we introduce you to the master weavers of the season's coolest trends and where to find them.