Braids are the classic style that most of us wear year round. And in the summer our instagram feeds are filled with everyone showing off their braided do’. Be it for versatility, protective styling, masking damage or just a new look, the reasons why we get braids are endless. And this year, we’ve been inspired by countless looks from some of our greatest style icons, who are proving that their beauty choices are as bold as their personalities. Ever year we see somthing different, The trend for braids this summer, is extra long and dramatic-Yes braids have gone long. If you haven’t noticed, braids and extensions are now past our waists and down our behinds- and we are here for every inch of it. Take a look at some of our favorite extra long braided hairstyles spotted on some of the biggest stars who are slaying in strands that literally sweep the floor.