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They casually take funny photos before
prom the VMAs.
Cell Phone Takeovers
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Because how cool would that be to have Cara Delevingne regularly steal your phone to take selfies and cleavage shots?
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Swift formed such a close bond with squad member Jaime King that Swift was chosen to be the godmother to one of King's sons—an honor that, of course, brings countless angelic photo ops.
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Squad members get to make appearances at Swift's sold-out concerts.
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And take super-cute bestie photos like this in front of thousands of screaming fans.
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Friends who bake flag cakes together on the Fourth of July stay together (obviously).
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Every squad member gets his or her choice of a giant swan, flamingo, or unicorn inflatable float.
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Squad members love each other so much that they don't mind fifth-wheeling on double dates.
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The squad likes to travel together, because sometimes an ocean apart is just too far.
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They throw epic baby showers (this one was for Jaime King).
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Ugh, and they make playing dress-up look totally chic.
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They look amazing all the time, whether they're starring in a badass music video or going out for Indian food.
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These besties know the best way to reward one another for a job well done is with FOOD.
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No tandem bike is ever big enough for all the squad members.
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Old squad members, new squad members, and boy squad members always seem to get along.
Vogue Photo Shoots
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Swift and Karlie Kloss get to do casual bestie photo shoots for Vogue magazine.
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The squad members never seem to let competitiveness ruin their friendship, and they support each other no matter what.
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Once you're part of the squad, your birthday parties enter a whole new world of cuteness. Right, Camila Cabello?
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As part of the squad, you get to wear sweatshirts to represent your similar interests and inside jokes.
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Almost every day they look as if they just stepped out of a '50s movie, even while whale watching. Oh yeah, and you get to go whale watching...
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Hiking, or perhaps exercise in general, is always made fun when doing it with the squad.
Trips to Maui
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Jetting off to Maui with your besties is a pretty casual way to get some much-needed girl time.
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And girls' night out always seems to be more fun than any date night ever could be.
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This squad makes EVERYTHING look fun, even cooking.
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The squad strut seems to be easily inherited by all members.
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Swift sums up her squad life by saying it's like "when you're making a wish but you already have all you really need standing around you."
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Swift's besties make each birthday party—which Jay Z, Justin Timberlake, and Sam Smith attend—better than the last.
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Car selfies are taken to the next level, because the squad drives around in swanky limos.
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
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Swift gets to support her bestie while Kloss is at work (AKA modeling in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show).
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With a squad like this, every day seems to be a new, exciting adventure.