7 Shoulder Length Hairstyles to Try for Date Night

Alyssa François | 25 May 2016

Master these killer styles on your shoulder-length locks.

First date? Second date? Your weekly scheduled date night? Whichever of these dates you’re attending, it should be topped off with hot shoulder length hairstyles you and your date will love. Our roundup of looks are bountiful with styles that range from trendy to classy. Plus, these hairstyles will knock your date head over heels as they show off your luscious locks and your creative hairstyling abilities like creating a neat braided headband. Whether you’re meeting your date for a late stroll in the park, or heading to a jazz concert check out these shoulder length hairstyles that will be amazing for date night.

Cute Shoulder Length Hairstyles for Date Night

braided crown blonde hair
Show your date the princess you are with a braided crown.

1. Side Part With a Braided Crown

Who doesn’t love a date with great taste, and one who’s on top of the trends? Pull your hair up, but add a little trendy touch for date night. Try a braided crown on one side of your hair that will show off your stylish side. Pull out some hair around your front hairline for a ritzy finish that makes the look. Don’t be surprised if your date starts asking you for fashion and style tips!

side part wavy hair
Show your boyfriend your edgy side with waves. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

2. Wavy Tresses with a Fringe

Bowling or ping-pong? Take your pick and complement game night with your date with a fun hairstyle. Style your fringe for date night with a piece-y and airy feel. Finish off the remainder of hair with a touch of loose waves. Win or lose, give your date some competitive edge will love this carefree look.

neat ballerina bun
Keep it simple, sleek, and neat for meeting your date’s parents. Photo credit: Indigital

3. Sleek midi bun 

Keep it simple with a sleek pulled back bun secured at the middle of your dome. This midi bun is your go-to versatile hairstyle for a semi-formal date night. And, if this date involves meeting the parents, what better way to show off your beautiful face. If cowlicks are getting in the way keep them tame with the help of some hair gel.

use hair setting lotion to create vintage finger waves
Smooth Operator: Show off your stylish vintage finger waves hairstyle and wow your date! Want to update your length? Opt for some fun clip-ins. Photo credit: Indigital

4. Smooth waves 

Heading out to a musical or a luxe five-star restaurant? Add an elegant touch to your shoulder length hair with smooth vintage inspired waves. This hairstyle rises to the occasion with its sexy and feminine touch. Make sure to finish off with a hairspray to keep your wave in place.

long hair with bangs
Keep it cool, calm and collected with a straight ‘do for date night. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

5. Straight Cut

Maybe a stroll in the park on a cool summer night is more up your alley for date night. Show off your shoulder grazing length and blunt cut with a straight hairdo. Give the tresses in the front a little bump to the ends to frame your face. Be sure to finish your style off with some hair serum like the Suave Biotin Infusion Anti-Breakage Serum for a glossy and polished finish.

shoulder length hairstyles with soft curls
Luscious Curls for Date Night? Why Not! Style it with a floral hair accessory to add a touch of girly glam. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

6. Glamorous Curls

Feeling cute and flirty? Give your mane some touchable and bouncy romantic curls. Your curls are bound to win some flattering compliments from your lovely date. Wear this style to a jazz concert or have your curls blowing with the wind while you’re cruising around town. Be sure to use some some mousse like the Dove Style+Care Volume Amplifier Mousse to help you achieve bouncy and full curls.

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One of the easiest shoulder length hairstyles is the ponytail. Highlight your face features with a pulled back look for date night.

7. Fun Ponytail 

No need to feel like plain Jane because your nerves have you worked up for your first date. Keep your date night hairstyle simple with a ponytail. This style is ideal for a casual date night at the movies. Play around with tendrils at the front hairline to add a carefree yet stylish touch to your hairstyle.

Which of these shoulder length hairstyles are you going to try for date night?