13 Gorgeous Braids That Will Give You Major Hair-Envy.

This basket weave braid situation is super intense.

Before seeing the images below, braiding my hair seemed like a relatively simple process: Divide locks into three sections, wrap them around each other consecutively, and tie the whole thing with a rubber band.

But these braids take the simple three-section braid and turn it on its head, each one of them more complicated and involved than the last. Take a look at these elaborate braided looks in the photos below: How long do you think it would take to recreate each one?