long bob hairstyles

Long Bob Hairstyles Looks to Inspire You

One style that will never go out of style is the infamous bob. This style has been around for ages and is a great look on all women. The bob style is so versatile because you can dress it up or dress it down. You can wear it long or short, you can experiment with colors and textures as well. Some of the best inspiration in recent years has come from fashion shows like NYFW, and popular magazine like Vogue. These influences have put a high fashion twist on a simple hairstyle. If you are at that stage and you want to change up your look with a fierce haircut but aren’t ready to take that drastic step to lets say a pixie cut, then go for longer chic style bob. We have put together a list of 20 chic long bob cuts (Lob) with different colors, cuts, and textures to help you find a style that suits you.

1Ombre blunt cut bob

The first style that we have is this shoulder length ombre cut. This is a blunt cut with slightly bumped ends. We love how the honey blonde contrasts with the jet black but yet is still a soft earth tone.

2Chic bob with bold bang

Here is a beautiful bob with a bold bang. What we love about this cut is that the red hues really bring out her blue/grey tone eyes. This copper tone would be the perfect color for the upcoming fall season.

3Blonde fringe cut with brown lowlights

How cute is this beach blonde fringe cut? This look is completed with brown roots and hints of orange highlights. If you have olive colored eyes this will surely make them POP. The fringe gave this a little bit of edge, and can be achieved by using a razor instead of hair shears.

4Light wave bob

When it comes to beauty and fashion Kim K definitely knows what she’s doing. We love this super cute bob that she rocked. She has a very loose wave and completed the look with a diffused side part. To keep up with the soft look, she paired it with neutral eyes and a nude lip.

5Wavy bob with brown highlights

Continuing with the loose wave bobs here is Ms. Kerry Washington rocking this fab tousled bob. The brown highlights really compliment her caramel skin. We love how she popped on her infamous red lip to dress up this look.

6A-Line blonde bob

Here is the classic A-line bob. If you want a cut that will shape your face and bring out your best features then definitely go for an A-line bob. If you’re bold enough try a blonde from root to tip.

7Jet black A-line bob

Is blonde a little light for you? Try this jet black A-Line bob. This color will bring out any eye color and looks great on any skintone. For the summer mix blue hues in it to give a pop of color.

8Back to the 50’s

This style instantly reminded us of the 50’s. The platinum blonde and the teasing of the roots totally gives us this vibe. Pair this look with your favorite pink lip and your cutest plaid outfit. When we saw this look it instantly reminded us of a modern day clueless.

9Dark brown root with blonde ombre

For women of color going completely blonde can be very intimidating. We have a solution for you, Compliment your blonde with a dark brown root. It will offset the blonde making it an easier tone to wear. This cut reminds us of the Beyonce cut in her “Drunk in Love” video.

10Loose textured bob

Here Ciara gives us a different taste on the ombre bob. She has most of her color in the front which compliments her skin beautifully. This style makes her look very young and vibrant. The blown out texture gives this style an effortless look. Because this style is rich in color stick to a dark eye and neutral lip or a dark lip and neutral eye. If you go to bold with your makeup it will definitely clash with the overall look.

11Fire red bob

How gorgeous is this color? We love everything about this cut that Rihanna dared to wear. If you love bold colors then definitely give this a try. This cut will look wonderful on any face shape. We love how it brings out her green eyes. Copper will be such a beautiful color for fall on caramel toned women.

12Mermaid curls bob

Get a perfectly imperfect look with these beautiful curls. To achieve these curls use a 1/2 inch wand curler and for the best hold use a light hair spray. This will give you loose curls with great hold that will last all day and night.

13Sleek bowl cut bob

As sleek as this bob may look can you believe that it can be dressed up or down? The blunt ends give it a high fashion look while the bold bangs give it edge. So throw it on with your favorite red dress or your favorite oversized sweater. The best part of this style is that you can throw on mascara and lipstick and be out the door, it saves so much time.

14Long bob Haircut with side swept bangs

If you are not into the bold colors and cuts then try this super simple long bob with bangs. It is super natural with subtle highlights, and will look amazing on any face shape. With the longer bang, you have more versatility. We think this style is perfect for younger women who are still in school.

15Blue ombre bob

Blue has been a very popular color this year. When it is paired with a bob, of course, it is fierce. This color blue is very toned down with hues of green making it very wearable and suitable for every skin tone. This is the perfect fall look because of the cranberry lip and smokey eye look.

16Curly Q bob

Here is Jada Pinkett rocking the ultimate curly bob. This look is great for a special night out, perhaps date night or a night on the town. Get these curls without the damage by using soft rollers and your favorite setting lotion. This reminds us of a style that Rihanna recently wore. This look does not have to be red carpet ready all of the time. Throw on your favorite skinny jeans, a pair of converse, and a loose top.

17Long layered bob

This long layered bob is perfect for the woman who doesn’t want to be made up all of the time. You can keep your makeup super simple or even go makeup free and this will compliment your look. Try different tones of brown and even throw in reds and orange highlights to bring out your features.

18Messy couture bob

Taraji Is definitely serving face with this long messy bob. We love how the bang has a bit of volume. To achieve this use your favorite volumizing hairspray. We love how she paired this look with a plum purple look and a sexy v cut gown. The best part is that this is a weave so if you do not want to cut your hair, test the waters with a full weave.

19Bombshell Simple bob

Here is Tia Mowry rocking a blonde and brown simple bob. This bob is more sophisticated and suit for the everyday business woman. On the other hand the color lets you have a little bit more fun. We think this color combination will work for every skin tone. Throw on a red lip to dress it up or a neutral lip for your everyday look.

20The little mermaid bob

Finally we have rapper and actress Lil Mama rocking this super fun mermaid inspired bob. Something that we really have not seen is green ombre roots. These colors really bring out the earth tones in her eyes. We also love that she paired this with a pink lip. One of our favorite pink lippies is MAC “pink nouveau”. If you’re not afraid to rock something super bold then give this a try.