Long layered hair is very elegant, and it gives a woman an easy way to add some class and style to her overall appearance. If you are lucky enough to have long locks and are not sure how to design them, you can make your hair look beautiful by layering it. And contrary to what most people think layering will not only give your hair an extra volume but also makes it look very fashionable. The following eye-catching hairdos will show you the many ways you can style your long layered locks to create an exquisite look.
# 1 Long Tousled Layers
Straight long hair can be very basic and boring because most modern women like to keep bob cuts and other short haircuts. However, you can still make it exciting by tousling and giving it some subtle blonde highlights and finish by stacking it.
It is hard to believe that this hair is natural without any extensions because of its incredible volume and flawless curls on the lower section. However, the styling is what makes it look this charming and it involves creating a flexible fringe and a center part. You should then finish the style by stacking the upper strands from a center part.
# 3 Dimensional and Textured Blondie Locks
The texture of these long locks is fantastic, and it makes them look very classy. It also has a fiery red shade that makes the blonde locks dimensional. However, the center of attraction in this style is the styling, and it involves pushing them back in stacks.
# 4 Soft Balayage Stacks
The dark tone of these hand painted strands will make it hard to see their style, but it is a simple stacking design that involves sweeping the strands back in layers. They also have some neat blunt cuts on the ends that help to enhance the appearance.
# 5 Sun-Kissed Layers
A curly hair like this one still needs innovative styling for it to look refined and it gets this from a stylish crown braid and by pushing it to the back in subtle layers. Apart from this it also has a lovely sun kissed look that also enhances its appearance.
# 6 Long Layers for Thin Hair
Stacking is very popular with ladies who have thin hair because it gives them an extra volume. In this design, it makes all the difference because there is nothing fancy about these locks apart from their sweet dark tone.
# 7 Polished Ombre Locks
The ombre design that involves transitioning from a dark brown shade to a caramel hue on the tips is the center of attraction in this design. However, the locks also have a subtle shine and a smooth layering that makes them look very adorable.
# 8 Razored Long Bob
Razor cuts are beautiful, but this one looks unique due to its color and inventive styling. It starts by chopping the ends to make them blunt and then creating a short fringe at the front. You should then finish the design by brushing back your strands.
# 9 Long Curly Tresses
Although these long locks have a fantastic brown balayage dye job, it is not enough to make them stand out, and they still need an inventive styling. To make them look refined, you should create a soft side part and then brush the curls to the sides in stacks.
# 10 Fiery Shoulder Length Strands
The dye job in this design is perfect, and it brightens the shoulder length strands to make them look very charming. These strands also have a stylish cut that gives them an edgy look and although they are quite thin brushing them back in stacks makes them look full.
# 11 Subtle Warm Stacks
This headdress is also about the perfect balayage dye job as it gives it a warm brownish tone. However, it also has a very innovative styling that starts with a soft center part at the front and then stacking the strands to the sides and back from this part line.
# 12 Red Tipped Layers
If you are patient enough to grow out your strands, then you will be able to wear very stylish looks like this one. This particular headdress has a lovely haircut that involves making the ends curly. The color is also beautiful, and it is an ombre that transitions from a natural base to red. You should then finish the look by brushing your ombre locks to the back.
# 13 Fresh Carved Layers
You can never go wrong with a headdress provided you get the cut right. The fresh haircut in this style demonstrates this clearly, but the long locks also have a nice texture and curly tips, and this helps to create the lovely carved layers.
# 14 Soft and Shiny Ombre Tresses
These massive locks will require a lot of attention and time to get them to this level but once you have them nothing will limit what you can or cannot do with them. Here they have some stylish curls and a soft ombre color pattern that involves transitioning from a natural base to a blend of brown and silver. For styling, you should push them back and stack them to create a delightful hairdo.
# 15 Long Layers with Platinum Blonde Streaks
A layered cut does have to be very long since you can still make an elegant one like this with strands that are just below the shoulders. However, you still need to cut them well and style with a soft center part. Having some platinum blonde streaks is also very beneficial as it gives them a perfect tone.
# 16 Polished Ringlets for Long Locks
These blonde balayage locks look very lovely, and their soft glossy curls are what make this a top notch and elegant hairdo. However, the styling is also very inventive, and it involves creating a side part and then sweeping the curly locks diagonally over the face.
# 17 Luscious Hand Painted Layers
The soft hand painted shade in this hair is just one of the things that make it a classy hairdo. Their cut and styling are also perfect, and they play an integral part in making it a refined look. However, they are very simple as you only need to chop the ends of the strands to give them some texture and then style by stacking them.
# 18 Loose Curls with Voluminous Bangs
To achieve these stylish and voluminous curls you only need to alternate the direction of your curls when creating them and make them subtle so that they also look wavy. By doing this, your locks will look amazing without giving an impression that they are overdone. For the color, you should have a soft blonde balayage dye job.
# 19 Dark Brown and Caramel Balayage
Caramel is a sweet hue that will always enhance the appearance of any hair. And if you hand-paint it on a dark brown base like this you will get an exceptional look. Apart from this lovely tone the long locks also have an excellent cut that gives the strands a fabulous texture, and you should finish by brushing them back to create perfect stacks.
# 20 Fancy Golden Layers
The layered design on this headdress is very inventive, and it involves creating a side part and using it to stack the strands to form an appealing pattern. These long strands also have some lovely golden balayage highlights that give them a charming shade.
# 21 Long and Sexy Blowout
As sexy as these strands may look they are also quite thin but this does not make them less attractive. They have a lovely blonde shade with a golden hint, but their cut and the smooth layering is what makes them look unique because it gives them a fuller appearance.
# 22 Natural Rooty Blonde Ombre
The massive size of these locks and their excellent volume is what will draw most people to it. However, it also has a fabulous dye job that involves creating a beautiful ombre pattern by transitioning from natural dark roots to blonde. The styling is also simple but flawless as you only need to push back and stack the curls.
# 23 Blondie Beach Waves
The waves on the lower section of this headdress are very charming, and they will make you look delightful. They have a lovely ombre shade and a simple cut on the ends, and you should finish the style with a center part and by pushing back the locks.
# 24 Seamless Long Stacks
A perfect hair like this will require some skills to create. And this is more so when it comes to the cut because this is what determines how everything else will look. The layered styling is very easy as you only need a simple side part and then finish by stacking the strands into a face frame.
# 25 Brunette Blowout
There are many things that you can do with your brunette locks, but this one is one of the best. It involves making it into stylish brunette by chopping your locks for some texture and then styling them by layering from a side part.
# 26 Gorgeous Textured and Lightened Up Locks
If your stylist knows how to use scissors well, then he or she can be able to give you this amazingly textured cut. And with such a fabulous haircut you only need to lighten it up with a subtle shade and then style with a fancy side part to create a polished look.
# 27 Textured and Side Swept
Although these locks have a fantastic texture their styling is what makes them look this fabulous. And it involves creating a subtle side part and then sweeping the locks sideways to create a victory roll-like design at the front.
# 28 Sun-Kissed Balayage Tresses
These long wavy locks have a fantastic cut that gives them an incredible texture. They are also hand painted to provide them with a very charming sun-kissed look. However, their stacked styling is still what makes the design distinct and adorable.
# 29 Classy Face Framing Layers
A classy summer hair like this one will make you stand out everywhere you go. It is ideal for any woman with medium volume and long wavy locks. To wear the style you should create a center part and brush the locks into a face frame design.
# 30 Sleek and Straight
Straight hairs could not look better than this headdress as it has everything you can ever wish for in a hairstyle. The smoothness of the strands is incredible, and they also have a lovely shade that comes from melting brown hues. Chopping the hairs in different sizes also helps to create a beautiful pattern when you brush the strands sideways from a side part.
# 31 Beautiful Burgundy Layering
The shoulder length beach waves in this design have a lovely burgundy shade, and it makes things easy for you because you do not have to do any complicated styling. For styling, you only need to sweep your textured strands sideways to create a perfect layered headdress.
# 32 Messy Dark Brown Locks with Blonde Streaks
This headdress is another example of how you can style your medium length strands even if they do not have a perfect volume. And it involves giving them a dark brown base shade and some blonde streaks. For styling, you only need to create a soft part line and brush them in a messy pattern.
# 33 Delicious and Dimensional Tresses
The brown Sombre design on this style gives the strands a very dimensional look. Theses strands also have a nice blunt cut that also gives them a perfect texture. However, you still need to style it inventively but brushing them back in stacks is enough.
# 34 Layered Loose Waves
The hand painted red tone in this design gives the strands an attractive and fiery look. And although this shade is magnificent you still need a good cut and styling to look elegant. The cut is simple as it only adds some uniformity in the design but the upper layering of the locks is what makes them classy.
# 35 Ultra Shiny and Silky Locks
Long hair is fantastic because it offers you many styling options but this is if you are patient enough to grow it out. This particular one has some long strands with an incredible shine that makes them look very healthy. Apart from the shine it also has some lovely blunt cuts on the tips and a stacked design.
# 36 Splendid Textured Waves
The texture of these balayage waves is amazing, and it makes them look very trendy. It is a product of skillful trimming, but the ombre color design also makes the wavy locks look fantastic. The brush back in layers design is also perfect as it adds some detail to the colors and texture.
# 37 Choppy Brunette Layers
A soft blend of brunette and brown like this one still deserves a nice choppy cut if you want to stand out. You should also style the strands flawlessly, and a simple center part and face-framing layers will be enough for you.
# 38 Soft Grow Out Bangs
This headdress may look very exquisite, but it is a very low maintenance design that every lady would love to have. It has a lovely dark brown to golden ombre balayage, but the wavy strands and stacked design is what sets it apart from the rest.
# 39 Beachy Color Melt
A hairdo like this one is perfect for the outdoors and so it will be ideal for your summer look. It has some lovely baby blonde streaks, but it is also quite thin. However, the layering style from a center part and the face frame helps to make it appear fuller than it is.
# 40 Round Layers for Blowout
The blowout in this style looks amazing, and it has a lovely dark tone with chocolate brown tips. Even with a perfect color you still need a fresh style like this one that involves creating some round layers by making the tips of the hair curly.
# 41 Stunning Diagonal Fringe
Even as you stack your locks at the back, you should also give them an inventive styling at the front. The stands on this design get as stunning diagonal fringe that hugs the face to make the wearer look very adorable and trendy.
# 42 Fine Thin Hair with Tucked Ends
It is inevitable to stack your thin hair like in this design if you want it to appear voluminous or just to draw attention away from its thinness. To replicate this style with your fine locks, you should chop their ends to make them blunt. You should then brush back your strands in layers and stack the ends to make them look neat.
# 43 Carefree Outdoor Look
This headdress is another great example of how an invigorating look should be. It involves chopping you long strands to give them some texture. You should then color them with some brown baby lights and then finish the design with a center part and by layering the strands to the side.
# 44 Soft Waves with Layered Ends
The styling in this headdress is very inventive, and it involves layering the strands on the lower half of the design. However, you should also have a lovely shade of brown in a Sombre pattern if you want your headdress to look distinct.
# 45 Caramel Streaks on Brunette Stacks
Caramel has a way of spicing up any color and in this design, it gives the brunette strands a touch of class. Although the color is amazing enough, it would not look this good without the textured cut and the inventive stacking of the strands to the back.
# 46 Dimensional Multicolored and Textured Layers
A dimensional design like this one is head turning and anybody looking at it will want to have a second glance. The multiple hues on the hair give it an impressive dimensional look, but the strands also have an excellent cut that involves giving the locks varying sizes and a perfect texture. And you should finish the style by stacking the strands to show off your beautiful shades.
# 47 Sun Kissed and Tousled Perfection
Beach waves are attractive, but this design takes their appearance a notch higher by tousling the hair and giving it a lovely sun kissed look. Apart from this the strands also have an impressive messy styling that involves stacking the textured locks over the face.
# 48 Spiky Bedhead
Bedhead is a look that you get when you wake up before doing and fancy styling. It looks very effortless and natural, but you have to style the strands innovatively if you want them to look this adorable. To do this, you should first give them a nice texture and make them spiky. You should then finish with a side part and side sweep.
# 49 Desert Rose Bangs
The desert rose hue in this design is very charming, but it is not the only thing that makes this a top notch headdress because the strands also have some beautiful locks. These bangs are just below the shoulder in length and slightly stacked. The styling at the front is also impressive, and it involves sweeping them to create a diagonal face frame over the forehead.
# 50 Braided Beauty
A simple twist is an excellent way to keep some of your layered locks out of your face without compromising on the beauty of the style. However, you should also have a lovely color and in this design, it comes from introducing some blonde streaks on a dark brown base shade.
# 51 All Around Layers
These hand painted Sombre locks are not very full, but their styling makes this hard to notice. They have some all-around stacks and a center part that makes it possible to stack the strands in different directions. You should also have a few strands hanging over your shoulders as this will help to spice up your look.
# 52 Stylish Layers and Waves
This headdress is all about the wavy look and the perfect layers. The wavy strands also have a lovely Sombre color hat involves transitioning from a dark brown shade to a lighter one on the ends. For the styling, you should stack the strands by pushing them diagonally over your forehead to cover one eye.
# 53 Long Curls with Medium Layers
Swirly strands like these are fantastic, and they require minimal styling for them to look elegant. In this design, all that you have to do is to give them some moderate trims and then push them back in stacks. You should then finish the design by spreading out the locks to create a medium layered appearance.
# 54 Subtle and Gentle Waves
The two-tone ombre pattern in this design is charming, and it goes well with the light skin tone. And the styling is also very inventive, and it involves sweeping back your subtle waves and giving them some medium layers.
# 55 Bouncy Layered Blowout
If you can create a bouncy blowout haircut like this, then you can be sure of an outstanding look. With such a perfect hairdo all you need to do is layer the strands moderately to give them an extra volume and also to spice up the overall appearance. You should also have a beautiful dark tone as this also adds to the beauty.
# 56 Pretty Balayage Shag
The beauty of this headdress comes from the way the strands are cut to give them different lengths. They also have a lovely tone that comes from highlighting a chocolate brown base with blonde. You should finish the design by stacking your locks to show off your color and also to create a lovely pattern with the varying length of the locks.
# 57 Buttery Blonde Textured Layers
This hair has a great length, but this is not enough to give it a refined headdress, and so you still need to give it a good cut, color, and styling. The cut is elegant and simple as you only need to chop the strands to create a V-line shape. For the color, you should bleach your long curly strands to provide them with a bright buttery tone and finish the design by layering your textured locks.
# 58 Blonde Bangs with a Cute Fringe
The shade on this style is a natural blonde, and so the cut and styling are what gives it its gorgeous look. For the cut, you should chop the strands to provide them with some uniformity but make the ones at the front short to create some fringy bangs. And for styling you only need to create a center part and sweep the strands sideways to create a cute diagonal fringe.
# 59 Sun-Kissed Summer Locks
Charming summer hairs like this will make you look forward to going out so that you can just show them off. They have an excellent texture and a perfect sun-kissed tone that comes from spicing up a chocolate brown base hue with blonde streaks. The hairs are not very full, but the stacked styling makes this hard to notice.
# 60 Twisted and Stacked Finishing
You can still take your stacked strands a notch higher by introducing some loose twists like in this design. And to create them you only need to weave a few locks at the back of the head and leave the rest to flow to the back. The color is also magical, and it is an ombre that involves moving from a dark base to light brown.
# 61 Soft and Bright Tresses
The softness and brightness of this headdress come from the inventive use of blonde highlights to make the hair look adorable. Apart from this, the design also has some perfectly textured locks with blunt ends. You should style them with a cute center part and by sweeping them to the sides in layers.
# 62 Dark Chocolate Layers
Dark chocolate is lovely, and if it also has a dazzling look like in this style, it will make your headdress look very elegant. However, this shade cannot look good on you if you do not have a good style. The simple layering in this design proves this as it adds some detail to the color and also makes it look very classy.
# 63 Sombre Hair with Light Bangs
This gorgeous golden brown Sombre design boasts of some beautiful layers and light bangs that you can choose to style into a fringe or sweep them back. The beauty of the style comes from chopping your long strands into varying lengths and designing them by stacking them at the back.
# 64 Rich Velvet Brunette
These textured beach waves look very distinct, and this is because they have a lovely velvet brunette hue that gives them a very rich tone. They also have an attractive styling that involves creating a center part and pushing your strands to the sides in stacks.
# 65 Blend of Caramel and Black Hues
Caramel and black blend in perfectly to give this hairstyle its distinctive tone. And with such a perfect color you only need a simple styling like the carved layering in this style to create a fashionable hairdo. To create this style you should make the ends of your hair curly.
# 66 Shoulder Length Layered Blowout
You don’t have to complicate things to get a refined headdress since you can still look fantastic with a simple one like this one. It involves creating a blowout with your natural shoulder length locks and then finishing with a center part and by stacking them to create a face frame.
# 67 Edgy Angles and Layers
The level of precision in the cuts that make this hairdo is fantastic, and it shows that the stylist had a vision of how the design should look. Although these angles give it an edgy design, it is the layering of the locks that gives it the full and appealing appearance.
# 68 Glowing Choppy Redhead
Redheads make a perfect hairdo, and if you have a soft glowing shade like this, you can be sure of an elegant and head turning look. It is important also to have a good cut and style your redhead with a distinct design that involves creating a side part and brushing the locks to the sides in stacks.
# 69 Layered Blue Trim
Choice of shade in this style is what most people will notice because the blue shade is dazzling and eye catching. Although the shade its perfect the hairstyle also has some stacked bangs and a cute diagonal fringe at the front that also helps to enhance the look.
# 70 Feather Light and Soft Strands
To wear this hairstyle, you should first brighten your natural blonde locks with some soft highlights. You should then chop the strands to give them a feather light look and then style by layering them with a simple push back.
# 71 Asymmetrical and Stacked Beach Waves
One side of this hairdo is longer than the other, and this gives it an attractive asymmetrical design. However, the style does not stop at this because the long beach waves also have a neat side part that makes it possible to stack them by brushing the locks to the sides.
# 72 Shaggy Bangs with a Fringe
An arched fringy design like the one on this headdress has a way of adding some class to your looks. It is breathtaking, but the long messy bangs are also stunning as they have a slightly stacked design and a lovely dark brown shade with highlights.
# 73 Neat and Formal Long Layers
This hairstyle is very impeccable, and this makes it perfect for a corporate woman or any other lady who prefers to wear formal looks. To replicate this look, you should chop your medium-full strands to a shoulder-grazing length then style them with some moderate layers.
# 74 Pretty Bronde Dimension
If you melt a shade of brown with a blonde you should expect to get this dimensional look but its depth comes from the textured cut. The styling is also crucial to the style and to replicate it you only need to sweep your textured and swirly locks into an extended face frame.
# 75 Stacked Loose Curls
The loose natural curls in this design are fabulous because they have a nice length and a very inventive styling. To style them you should create a simple side part and then sweep them to the side or back in stacks. The natural brown shade with a hint of gray is also fabulous, and it adds to the beauty.
You should never have trouble cutting or styling you long layered hair because the options are endless. Whether you want something complicated or simple, there are still many ways you can style your strands, and the 75 designs above will give you some ideas on what you can create.