The medium length bob is one of the most sought after headdresses. It is a statement design that works for most women regardless of the tones of their hair or texture. This bob also offers a lot of versatility and provides a balance for ladies who do not like to keep long locks or very short ones. Apart from being classy and trendy, this hairdo will also offer you a lot of styling options depending on your hair type and cut. Whether you like wearing wavy, straight, curly or even retro headdresses, there is still an option for you. The following 35 hairdos will show you just how versatile the medium bob is.
# 1 Pink Brown with a Fringe
The color of this headdress alone is enough to make it top notch, but it also has an incredible fringe. This chin-length bob has some amazing trims that give the locks a perfect texture, and the fringe is also attractive. When styling the hair, you should brush the short front locks into a free flowing fringe and then push the rest of the bangs to the side to create a perfect face frame.
If you cut you medium bob nicely, you will not need to do any fancy styling to look trendy. In this design, the strands are neatly scissor trimmed to create textured bangs. You should then give your bangs an enriching caramel sombre dye job and finish with a side part and by sweeping the locks to the sides diagonally to cover one eye.
# 3 Choppy and Spiky
Spikes do not only work well for short strands as they also look fabulous with a medium length hair like this one. Here the locks are chopped neatly to give them a uniform length and then they are spiked up. The spikes need some gel or any other hold product to maintain their texture. Apart from the spiky look the dark brown color of the strands also makes this a lovely hairdo.
# 4 Taylor Swift's Dimensional Bob with Bangs
This design has a lot of contradictions as it is rounded but yet straight and it also has some dimensions. The arched fringe also creates a twist to the style but also enhances their beauty to make this one of the best medium length styles you can wear. Apart from the dimension, the design also has some darkened roots to add a twist to the design.
# 5 Finely Chopped Blondie Locks
These blonde locks have the essential elements that define a good hairdo, and they look very natural. Their shadowed roots create a fantastic base for the design, and you should chop the strands for extra texture. For the styling, the locks have a soft center part from where you should sweep them to the sides.
# 6 Victoria Beckham’s Fine Graduated Bob
Although the graduated bob is one of the most common ways to wear medium length strands, Victoria Beckham makes her hairdo unique and stylish with some color and a more detailed cut. Her graduated bob is cut just below the chin and side parted to expose the shadowed roots. However, what makes it unique is the brown and blonde color melt.
# 7 Edgy with Layers
This hair is not very voluminous but by layering the strands, it is made to appear very full. Its cuts are very simple, and they involve trimming the tips to give them an edgy appearance. Apart from the cut and styling, the design also has a lovely brown shade that also makes it look modern.
# 8 Blonde Ombre Waves with a Hint of Pink
Blonde styles are very attractive, but their biggest shortcoming is that it is a very common hue, and so you have to think of something to make your look unique. In this design, the blonde locks are dyed with a subtle hint of pink to give them a unique look. The waves should then be side-parted and then pushed back and to the sides to finish the look.
# 9 Messy and Wavy Bob
Styling the strands on this headdress should be effortless provided you have the right length and colors as you only need to create a side part and then push the locks to the side. The colors may be a little tricky to get right, but if you blend in a shade of blonde and gold, you should be able to get something close to these. If you do not have a naturally wavy hair, you can make the same appearance by brushing out your curls.
# 10 Partial Purple Highlights
The face framing design in this headdress is fantastic, and it makes the medium length look very trendy. However, the face framing design is only one of the things that make this a fabulous hair. The partial purple highlights are perhaps the most distinguishable feature of the hairdo, but it also has an eye-catching shine.
# 11 Stacked Dark Brown Strands
Stacking your locks is the easiest way to give them some volume, but this also creates a fabulous design. And the hairdo will look even better if you have a lovely color like this dark brown shade. You can stack your strands by pushing them to the back, or you can have a center part and push them to the sides like in this particular style.
# 12 Multicolored Asymmetrical Bob
This bob haircut is not only multi-tonal, but all the hues used on it are very colorful, and so it is ideal for ladies who want a dazzling look. The asymmetry and waves help to enhance the appearance of the colors, and they also make them detailed. Since the colors are perfect a soft center part and brushing the strands to the sides will be enough for the styling.
# 13 Retro Chocolate Waves
Some medium haircuts like this one are very lovely, but they will only be suitable for a particular group of women. This headdress will only look good for ladies with natural wavy or curly locks and a medium volume. There is no fancy styling in this design except for the chocolate brown dye job as everything else is a product of good trimming.
# 14 Rihanna’s Blunt Bob Haircut
A blunt bob is very common, but somehow Rihanna manages to make it look very distinct. Whether it is because of her beautiful face or because she has a good stylist the fact remains that it looks way much better than the ordinary ones. It also has a fabulous color melt and a center part that helps to create an excellent face frame design.
# 15 Wavy Bronde Lob
This headdress is longer than what most people would consider as a medium length bob. And so it will be perfect for ladies who prefer some height on their hair. It has a lovely brown and blonde color melt with the latter being dominant and the roots are also darkened to add some depth to the design. The styling involves a classic side part and diagonal sweep to cover one eye.
# 16 Simple Brown Hair Ombre Bob
Henson is probably not known for her hairstyles, but this particular one is perfect. She has some lovely trims that reduce her typically long strands to a medium length with some excellent texture. However, her color choice and dyeing pattern are what makes this an elegant hairdo. She uses a classic ombre pattern that transitions from black to dark brown to give her an attractive look.
# 17 Stunning Lob with Undercut
If you are bold enough or experimental, then you can try out this cool дob with a classic undercut. It is a simple bob cut but what makes it distinct is the introduction of the amazing undercut on one side. It is also not a clean shave close to the skull as it has a fantastic taper fade design. To replicate this style you only need to ensure that the undercut is exposed.
# 18 Charming Shiny Copper Bangs
Copper is a lovely hue, and you can almost be sure that it will make you stand out if you use it correctly on your headdress. In this design, it also has a fabulous shine that makes the hair appear more dimensional than it is. To style the copper bangs, you should divide them into two sections and push one to the back while the other one should flow diagonally to the front.
# 19 Fine Wavy Blonde Strands
Layered and angled hairstyles like this one always look amazing especially if they have a fabulous hue like this blonde. The strands also have an incredible texture that comes from creative trimming and the use of quality products. And although blonde is the most dominant color, the hairdo also has other shades such as dark and light brown to enhance their appearance.
# 20 Messy Inverted Bob
An inverted bob gives a woman the opportunity to play around with their medium length locks to create a carefree look. In this hairdo, it has a lovely chocolate brown tone, and it is designed to create a natural and slightly messy look when you style it from the center part.
# 21 Vintage Color Melt Waves
The color melt between the different blonde tones and brown in this wavy headdress is fantastic. And what makes this a vintage design is that the two colors are some of the first shades that ladies used on their hair, and so this design has been around for several decades.
# 22 Chocolate Brown Locks with a Cute Headband
This hairdo is all about the color as it does not have any intricate trims or style. Dark chocolate brown is a simple shade to achieve, but the good thing is that it is not as common as other shades of brown and so one is more likely to get a unique look with this shade. The wearer also uses a cute headband to enhance the beauty of her locks.
# 23 Balayage Bob with Piercey Ends
There is no other way to achieve this design other than through hand painting. You can never go wrong with a nicely done balayage, but you still need to choose the right colors. For this design, a dark brown base and different shades of blonde seem to work perfectly fine. The headdress is also enhanced further with original trims and layers to create some charming Piercey ends.
# 24 Sunkissed Ombre Bob
Every woman wants to get a sun-kissed look, but very few of them understand what it is all about. Many people think that it is an intricate color technique, but it is the bleached look that natural strands get when you expose them to the sun for a long time. To get the same look you have to use inventive color combinations but this particular design makes things look easy. It is hand painted with dark tones in an ombre pattern to create a perfect outdoor look that requires minimal maintenance.
# 25 Pink Curly Bob
Some pink hues on your thick curly locks will make you look fabulous. And the good thing is that pink shades work for most skin tones, and so any woman can have them on her hair. In this headdress, the dark skin toned woman goes all pink on her voluminous curls, but she also has hints of gray and black to balance out the bright shade. Her hair is already pretty enough thanks to the color, and so she only has to push the curls over her face for an elegant finish.
# 26 Medium Bob with a Top Knot
Although most ladies prefer to use color to create an exquisite look you can also focus more on the styling if you do not like colors and still get a refined look. This medium bob has some typical blunt cuts at the back but what makes it an outstanding design is the top knot created by pulling the front locks and tying them on the crown. The top knot is sufficient to give you an elegant look, but you can always spice it up by dyeing your locks.
# 27 Layered Caramel Bangs
Caramel is a sweet tone, and it is also very feminine, and this perhaps explains why many women prefer it over many others. The fresh vibe that it creates makes it perfect for your headdress, and it is sufficient enough to give you a trendy look without having to combine it with any other tone. However, you still have to get the right haircut for texture and dimension, Styling the hair is also important but layering the bangs on the sides or back will be enough to give you a polished look.
# 28 Smooth Blend of Coppers
The combination of the different shades of copper and the natural hair colors is fantastic, and it creates an incredible tone. Apart from this, the bob has a lovely round blunt cut, but this is not what makes it unique. Although it's hard to notice, it also has an undercut that gives it its smooth and sleek shape and prevents it from looking too bulky.
# 29 Textured Wavy Bob with Blonde Balayage
The locks on this bob haircut may be short, but they have an incredible texture that helps to make this a very classy hairdo. Although the texture is what will catch the attention of most people, it also has several elements such as the waves and perfect blonde balayage color.
# 30 Sleek Bob with a Fringe
This hair has a pure black shade, and there is no hint of any other color. Its dark tone is one of the things that make it a sleek design, but it also has a long fringe that gives it an edgy look. Black hair looks voluminous even without styling it, but it is arranged in layers on this style to make it look fuller than it is.
# 31 Blunt Curly Bangs
Looking at this style, you would know why pixie cuts are very widespread. The locks are very natural, and they are cut to create lovely blunt bangs. However, this design will work well only for ladies with naturally curly hair because even if you roll your straight strands, they will not look this good. You should also go with a black shade like this one or any other dark shade.
# 32 Pretty, Dark and Straight
Straight locks are lovely regardless of their length, and if they have an excellent color, you will not even need to do any intricate styling apart from giving them a side or center part. In this design, the pretty straight locks start with some beautiful trims to make them slightly blunt and then style with a center part. Their dark tone is then used to spice up their look and to add some detail to the design.
# 33 Gorgeous Wavy Bob
The hues of these wavy strands are perfect for the light skin, and they make one think that it is a natural hair without any artificial colors. Apart from their color, they also have a lovely face frame and a uniquely edgy look that makes the headdress look sophisticated.
# 34 Kim Kardashian with a Medium Bob
Kim is a trendsetter and if she wears anything you can be sure that thousands will replicate it across the globe. In this style, she keeps her locks medium in length and styles them with a side sweep to accentuate her beautiful face. However, the black and dark brown color melt is what makes her strands stand out.
# 35 Chocolate Brunette Bangs
There are many ways to style your wavy strands, and this is one of the most enlightened ones. It starts with brunette hair that is then given a balayage dye job to give it a chocolate brown tone. You should then style the textured bangs by pushing them to the sides and stacking them to finish the fresh look.
A bob haircut will continue to be one of the most popular hairstyles for ladies, but until you try the medium length bob, you cannot experience the real beauty that comes with this headdress. The 35 hairdos above show just how versatile the medium cut is, and these are just a few of the many ways you can wear your bob. To know what will work best for your hair you should try out a couple of the designs above. You cannot know what makes you look trendy without trying a few styles.