This is Sarah Potempa, a celebrity hairstylist who happens to be a straight baller when it comes to braids. @Sarahpotempa / Via instagram.com With her #365DaysOfBraids project, Potempa has been creating and Instagramming a different braid every day of 2015. @Sarahpotempa / Via instagram.com So BuzzFeed Life asked her to teach us her ways. Welcome to Hair Goals 2016, people. @Sarahpotempa / Via instagram.com Let's start with the basics of braiding, shall we? Braids #1–4 are perfect for beginners. John Gara / Via BuzzFeed Advertisement This video will teach you the two-, three-, four-, and five-strand braid techniques. View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php Braid #5 is this loop braid, which is literally just tying your hair in knots. John Gara / Via BuzzFeed See for yourself: View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php #6 is this simple AF half-milkmaid braid. Just do a side braid and pin it up over your head. Easy! John Gara / Via BuzzFeed Advertisement All you'll need is an elastic and a few bobby pins. Check it out: View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php #7 is a cute braid headband! John Gara / Via BuzzFeed Just grab bobby pins and some elastics. View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php #8 is this waterfall braid that's perfect for growing out your bangs with a ~twist.~ John Gara / Via BuzzFeed Advertisement Watch exactly how to do it here: View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php Style #9 is the Victoria's Secret Angel ~beach waves.~ John Gara / Via BuzzFeed It's easier than you think: View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php We used the Beachwaver, a curling iron that rotates itself, to get the look. This fake bob haircut is style #10. John Gara / Via BuzzFeed Use a wrap-up to tuck your long hair up into a short style. Advertisement Here's exactly how to do the faux bob, plus two more styles that are just as easy. View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php You can use that accessory for a low bun or a ballerina bun. Then, when you get your styling skills down, try style #13, inspired by Game of Thrones. John Gara / Via BuzzFeed It's three different braids that look like a damn dream when they're put together. This video breaks it down: View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php Follow BuzzFeed Style on Facebook for even more tutorial videos that'll up your hair game! Share On facebook Share On facebook Share On vk Share On vk Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On lineapp Share On lineapp Share On twitter Share On twitter Share On email Share On email Share On sms Share On sms Share On whatsapp Share On whatsapp Share On more Share On more Share On tumblr Share On tumblr Share On link Share On link Share On copy Share On copy Omg It's Prime Day!