Award season is in full swing! We all have been really enjoying celebrity looks from the red carpet and, surprisingly, most of them opted for simplicity. For example, Rooney Mara rocked a standout high braided ponytail, which is quite easy to recreate yourself. Begin with straightening your hair all over to get smooth and straight locks. Then create a parting from the top of your left ear across to your right and secure into a pony with an elastic. Do the same thing with the lower section of hair, securing into a ponytail at the nape of your neck. Read a few more steps of the tutorial at byrdie.co.uk.