Classic short bob haircuts are even more fabulous right now, as young stylists keep adding amazing edgy twists! And it’s not just the stylists who are pushing the boundaries for ever more exciting short haircuts. ‘Cos colorists are having a very creative time, too, experimenting with gorgeous, new colors and balayage ideas! Is your perfect hairdo waiting below?
Purple-haze on messy black bob – classic short bob haircuts
Thick hair looks great in this black bob with messy, uneven tips! The off-centre part suits lots of different face shapes, and you can style hair around the forehead to lengthen a low hairline. Wavy sides soften and frame faces, accentuating your eyes. Tuck it casually back behind one ear to add casual asymmetry. And gentle purple toner looks terrific with cool skin tones!
Not-classic short bob haircuts in orange & yellow
I promised you some fabulous inspiration, and this is definitely a new twist on the classic bob! It’s a high fashion bob that totally subverts the classic image of a smooth, sleek ‘feminine’ hairstyle. Warm skin tones look good with orange and soft yellow blonde tones. And sliced layers can easily be styled in these modern, twisty, defined strands. Just add ‘bangs’ and you’re ready to set the world on fire!
‘Surface waves’ on bouffant classic short bob haircuts
This artistic take on the classic bob brings together lots of attractive new ideas! Trend-setting, reversed waves break the surface with movement, texture and volume. And there’s chic, vintage volume around the back. But instead of a neat nape line, longer layers nestle around the neck. And highlighting these amazing details, the hair-color design mixes gorgeous ash, caramel and taupe!
Fluffy all-over neutral-blonde classic short bob haircuts
The lightest blonde shades can be ageing, if you don’t get a perfectly harmonized shade to match your skin-tone. This lovely neutral beige-blonde, is a great alternative to cool platinum ash-blonde, which suit cool skin-tones. So if you have neutral or warm skin undertones, you can tone down white-blonde with a soft, beige toner like this! It’s a lot softer and flattering.
Ginger & blonde long-layered steep bob for thick hair
Here’s a very popular long to short makeover haircut this season! And that’s because it’s a very stylish look, full of the latest spiky, uneven and messy touches. It’s a medium, inverted haircut, bridging chin to collar-bone gap, with softly-draped waves. So with gentle, gingery-blonde balayage, there’s lots of texture and movement for a very feminine bob!
Two-tone blonde balayage bob over taupe roots
Lots of us love no-fuss, medium bobs for easy, everyday style. This classic chin-length bob has long layers with expertly tapered tips falling naturally into a curved bottom line. But up-to-date color in two or three shades of pale, beige blonde lifts dark-blonde base colors beautifully. And you should try this side-swept, casual finish when you fancy a more sophisticated look!
Center-part bob in old-gold with cute flipped-out styling
Wearing blonde shades successfully needs the help of an experienced colorist. There comes a time in everyone’s beauty life, when warmer, mid-blonde shades are more flattering. And this lively, center-part bob shows a modern style , expertly colored in soft old-gold. The result is hair that looks healthy and more natural, which is the best way to stay looking youthful!
Pale honey-blonde bob with fluffy layers – fine to medium hair
We often think that straight bobs are only for thick hair, but lots of women have fine, but abundant, hair! This style adds a youthful, fun finish to a chin-length bob expertly cut on medium-texture hair. The long layers have textured tips breaking up the solid look of the bottom line. Dark roots under soft honey-blonde, adds 3-D color depth. And the windswept styling is super-cute!
Classic A-line bob with vertical blonde highlights
Classics styles remain popular because they are extremely flattering to lots of different faces/ages and hair-types. This sleek bob with a center-part is perfect for showing off an oval face and stays ultra-chic wherever you go. The sides are carefully trimmed into concave layers. just above the ends, for natural curve. And soft, neutral-blonde triple highlights add lovely texture!
Pale-copper blonde/neutral blonde trendy wavy bob
Copper has been a real favorite recently! You can have it in cool and neutral shades, as well as the traditional warm shades. So if you haven’t considered copper hair-color before, maybe this highly stylish, twisty bob will change your mind. Ice-copper mingles with neutral copper-brown and white-blonde balayage in a new and exciting color design.
These fresh bob haircuts, give the classic bob an enormous, style boost! So if you’re in a hairstyle rut and want an edgier look that’s easy-style and great for any occasion – just take your pick!