The A-line bob haircut is making a true comeback at the end of the 2010s so get your style on, ladies, because it’s time to stack that bob!
We have put together a list of the best, most beautiful, and most creative A-line bobs to help you find your inspiration. Just take a look below at all the goodies!
1. The Classic A-Line Bob Haircut
Even though we have tons of cool and creative ideas to show you, let’s begin with the classic A-line bob. This has a short back and longer front sides that descend into sharp angles toward your shoulders.
2. Long A-Line Bob
This is a long and disconnected A-line bob with beach waves and caramel highlights. It’s a great color for the fall and a perfect, simple look for the office or for school. It’s a traditional choice that you cannot go wrong with.
3. Blonde A-Line Bob Hairstyle
More than just a blonde bob, this is a glossy blonde bob cut with jagged ends that has a very edgy and rock’n’roll vibe to it. You can start with a darker, caramel brown base that will play nicely off the shiny blonde.
4. Skinny and Sleek A-Line Bob
This type of bob is perfect for women with thin hair. The volume in the back will create an optical illusion to make it look like you have more hair than you do. It’s also a great alternative for ladies with fine hair.
5. Layered A-Line Bob Cut
Contrary to popular belief, not all A-line bobs are layered. But this gorgeous example is. It’s a platinum blonde haircut with plenty of layers to go around as well as choppy ends that make it look stylish and bold.
6. Vanilla A-Line Bob Style
Speaking of platinum, extreme blondes were and continue being a statement color. With that idea in mind, you can also try this vanilla blonde, named thusly after the ice cream. It’s a creamy and delicious color that will highlight your skin tone.
7. Ombre Bob Hair Style Ideas
Ombre was a major trend around the middle of the 2010s, but women all around the world are still wearing it. Therefore, you can go for it as well if you’re feeling a little nostalgic but don’t forget to add a modern touch by starting from dark roots and ending with very light tips.
8. Asymmetrical A-Line Bob Haircuts
You can create asymmetry only on one side if you part your hair on the left or the right. On the other hand, if you want the classic type of A-line bob, you can part your hair down the middle.
9. A-Line Bob Cut with Crown Braid
Pull up the top part of your bob and braid it in a loose fishtail or French braid. It’s a very easy way to update your everyday look and make it seem as if you have your own personal stylist.
10. A-Line Bob Haircut with Braided Bangs
Braided bangs were a huge trend a few years ago and are still a very cute touch nowadays as well. Help the world fall back in love with the forgotten art of braiding your bangs by sporting some yourself!
11. Braided Bangs and Ombre on Short Bob
Speaking of trends, here’s what it looks like when you combine several of them at once. This hairdo has braided bangs, a blonde and mahogany ombre, a beehive on top, and an a-line bob. Too much or perfection?
12. A-Line Bob Hairstyle for Wedding
If you’re already sporting an A-line bob and wondering how you could style it on the big day, we’ve got the answer. Try braiding your bangs and then add a delicate and superb white lace band or any other fitting hair accessory.
13. Double Thin Side Braids
Side braids are also called warrior braids and usually come in pairs of two or three. They are parallel and only adorn one side of the head. If you get them on both sides or on the top of your head as well, then you might as well cross into the cornrows realm too.
14. Beautiful A-Line Shoulder-Length Bob
Here’s a combination of hairdo and makeup that is definitely worthy of as many Instagram selfies as you can take in a day. It’s a subtle yet outstanding brown ombre beautifully placed on an A-line shoulder-length long bob.
15. Choppy A-Line Bob Haircut
Most hair types will benefit from this idea of combining textured locks and choppy ends with an A-line cut. That’s because they help add an edge to any hairstyle and also volume.
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16. Ash Blonde A-Line Style
Ash blonde was a hit in the 2000s, but it’s making a comeback too now that various past styles are trending again. This shade actually means platinum or white blonde with a little bit of gray mixed into it.
17. The Victoria Beckham
The most famous celebrity promoter of the A-line bob was Victoria Beckham. She wore this haircut so much some years ago that nowadays, whenever someone wears it, they are still referred to as having a Posh Spice look.
18. Soft Platinum A-Line Cut with Shadow Roots
There’s platinum, and then there’s soft platinum. This delicate yet noticeable difference could mean the world to you depending on your skin tone and the color of your eyes, so think carefully before you color your hair. Also, consider leaving your roots in their natural color by going for shadow roots.
19. Teased Up A-Line Haircut
Teasing up your haircut is also a thing of the 2000s. Maybe you remember your mom or an older sister doing it? Or, perhaps you might have done it yourself if you were old enough for this haircut during the early 2000s.
20. Angled A-Line Bob Haircut
This is a deeply angled a-line bob. In other words, notice that the back is extremely short, almost reaching the lengths of a pixie cut, while the strands in the front go all the way to the collarbone.
21. The Inverted Bob
Another spectacularly angled haircut is this inverted bob that has even longer strands in the front. The great thing here is that you can see two ways in which you can wear it. Straight and glossy or wavy.
22. Shaggy A-Line Bob Style
If you’re not into a neat and elegant appearance, you can always go for the shaggy look. All you have to do is take a little hair wax in the palm of your hands and then mess your hairdo as much as you want to. For the best results, do this on a layered bob and enjoy all that extra volume!
23. Grombre Hairstyle and Color
Grombre is a relatively new term invented to describe the gray ombre. You can see it displayed here alongside a magnificent, long angled bob. We absolutely love the layers of this haircut that make it look so rich and full of volume.
24. Rose Gold Bob with Top Knot
Do you remember when rose gold was the ‘it’ color? We surely do. It happened a few seasons ago, and it absolutely took over the entire fashion world. It has now been replaced by copper, brass, and unconventional colors. You can nonetheless still sport this color, especially if you style it in a cool way such as with this half-up top knot.
25. Blue Bob Hairstyle
Speaking of which, here’s a wonderful example of the unconventional hair colors we mentioned above. This is neon aqua blue with dark roots and keep scrolling for more out of the ordinary and expected hair shades.
26. Wine Highlights on Brunette Bob
Purple is one of the most beautiful colors you can choose for your hair. Plus, it has an entire plethora of shades that make sure you will never get bored of it. This, for instance, is wine, a rich and scrumptious shade of purple.
27. Grape Tips and Highlights on Bob Cut
Another purple shade you can try, and that is, in fact, closely related to wine is this grape. Both work very well in the cold seasons, especially during winter. They will simply shine in an environment covered in snow.
28. Seafoam Ombre on Gray
However, if you are edgy enough and want to take it even further, why not try seafoam? This color belongs to the blue and green families. It is, in fact, a watered-down version of turquoise or aqua blue.
29. Gray and Green A-Line Bob Style
This is not a combination that you will see very often, but when you do, it will be worth it. This is an angled bob that has different shades of gray as well as some acid green on the bottom as well as lavender highlights.
30. Purple and Blue Long Bob
Another combination of colors that always goes well together is purple and blue. They look classy and elegant as if they were always meant to be put together. We’re also huge fans of the outturned ends.
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31. Sour Cherry A-Line Bob Haircut
Do you want to be a redhead but not the traditional type? Then sour cherry is the shade for you! It’s dark and velvety, giving you that exact screen queen look you’ve been searching for for so long.
32. Gray Brown A-Line Bob
Gray-brown is one of the most fascinating colors out there. The fascinating mixture between the two captivates the eye. Plus, it allows for a huge collection of makeup to be used with it, unlike most unconventional hair colors.
33. Peach Hair Style and Color
This shade of peach is actually a light pastel made out of a combination of tangerine and pink. We wouldn’t recommend trying to get this at home. Instead, ask and seek professional help.
34. Rosewood A-Line Bob Haircut
Here’s another shade of red you can try in case you don’t want to go for the classic colors. This is rosewood red, a dark shade that goes well with smoky eyes and plum lipstick.
35. A-Line Bob Cut with Weave
In case you don’t want to try this haircut on your own hair, you can always get a weave. In this way, you will protect your mane and will be able to get any kind of haircut you want without the risk of damage.
36. Feathery A Line Bob with Color Melt
How beautiful is this color combination? The blue and purple simply melt into each other into this one of a kind ombre that will have all heads turning wherever you go. Plus, the haircut is a feathery angled bob.
37. Sunflower Yellow A-Line Retro Waves Bob
Sunflower yellow is definitely a very sunny shade of blonde that, as you can see, can be styled in a variety of ways. Go as rebellious or as classy as you want – after all, the image above shows its retro waves variant.
38. Hot Pink Bob Hairstyle
Still, nothing can take down pink as a favorite of girls around the world. Pink and red will always be the color of femininity and wearing them in your hair will only reassert your feminine power.
39. A-Line Bob Haircut with Bangs
This is a very strong look, so you should check with your hairstylist to see if you have the right facial type to pull it off. The angled bob is already a powerful move hair-wise so pairing with bangs only makes it edgier.
40. Honey Blonde A-Line Bob
If you don’t want to try out any unconventional colors (just admire them), there’s nothing wrong with going for an all-time classic. This is honey blonde, a color that looks good on absolutely everyone.
41. Purple Highlights
Did you think that highlights only came in blonde or light colors? Admire these different shades of purple highlights that can bring new life to your brown or brunette hair without your having to color all the hair.
42. Orchid A-Line Style
Orchid is a vivid shade of pink that borrows its name from the eponymous exotic flower. And we can guarantee that’s exactly how you will feel once you start wearing it, like an exotic and beautiful flower.
43. Mahogany Short and Very Asymmetrical A-Line
Mahogany was the color of the season a few years ago. Everyone started wearing it on all walks of life from the superstars of the red carpets to soccer moms, teachers, and accountants. That’s how big it was.
44. Short Ombre Bob
You don’t need long hair to get an ombre. If done correctly and professionally, a short hair ombre can look just as good on a short bob as it does if you were Rapunzel. Choose your favorite colors and go for it.
45. Classy Hazelnut Color
If you want to color your hair but have it look as natural as possible at the same time, we can suggest hazelnut. It’s a shade of brown that looks as if you were born with it but has a little more shine and glamour to it.
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46. Creamy Blonde A-Line Straight Bob Cut
What’s the difference between the simple platinum blonde and creamy blonde? Glossing agent, and lots and lots of it. Try some leave-in conditioner or hair cream based on argan or olive oil.
47. Chocolate Bob with Layers and Highlights
This natural-looking brown is actually the color we call chocolate. It has a series of muted caramel highlights running through it to make it more interesting and attract some light to it.
48. A-Line Bob Haircut with Beach Waves
There’s a very simple way to get beach waves. Braid your hair while it’s still wet after you take a shower and sleep on it. Pro tip: cover it with a silk scarf so that you don’t damage it while you toss and turn in your sleep.
49. Brown and Long Bob Haircut
The long, angled bob is a bold look that not every woman dares to wear anymore. If you do, we suggest you get some layers in too, to add a bit of airiness and make the haircut seem lighter.
50. Extreme A-Line Bob Haircut
The last bob on our list was saved especially for all the brave ladies out there who want a drastic change to their looks and are not afraid to go for it.
So, Ready to Change Your Look?
The A-line bob haircut was initially introduced as a way to bring more volume to depuffed hairstyles and make it look as if you have a lot of hair in the back. Since then, it’s become a surprisingly versatile haircut that ladies cannot get enough of.
What do you think of the A-line bob haircut? You’ve seen the many ways to cut and style it, so will you be wearing it too? Drop a comment and let us know!