Short Bob with Bangs: 35 Fresh Ways to Style Your Blunt Cut

Short and chic styles to inspire your fresh look.

Whether you want to join the bob scene when salons open back up or are looking for a new way to style the classic cut between hair appointments, these fresh ways to style your short bob with bangs will give you all the hair inspiration you need. Short bobs with bangs are chic, on-trend and one of our favorite looks for the warmer seasons.

Check out these fresh short bobs with bangs styles if you’re looking for some inspiration:

1. Curtain Bangs

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Turn overgrown bangs into curtain bangs? Photo Credit: Craig Alexander

If you’re getting to the point where your bangs are overgrown, part your hair in the middle and create curtain bangs. This 1970s style is huge right now, so why not give it a try? Spray TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hairspray Texture Hold Level 1 into your bangs to hold them in place. This is one of the edgiest short bob hairstyles with bangs we’ve seen this season.

2. Strawberry Blonde

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Pair your bob with strawberry blonde hair color.

Lighten up your hair and choose a strawberry blonde hair color if you’re looking for something fun, flirty, and bold. Help keep your hair vibrant and moisturized by using Nexxus Color Assure Long Lasting Vibrancy Deep Moisture Masque. This hair mask is specifically formulated for color-treated hair, and it’s perfect for relieving signs of dryness after dyeing your strands.

3. Silky Side Bangs

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Try a side part to wear your bangs off to the side.

Give your hair an extra dose of glossy shine and opt for side bangs instead of full for a truly on-trend magazine-worthy look. Run Suave Professionals Keratin Infusion Smoothing Hair Serum through your locks to amp up their shine factor and make them soft and smooth.

4. Dark Color

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Go for a bold shade of brunette hair color.

Highlight your bright and bold shade of dark brunette hair color with a chic and edgy bob with bangs.

5. Grown Out

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Try this in-between length. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

When you need a style to hold you over until you can get to the salon, grow your hair out to a lob. This trendy length isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. There’s no need to worry about an awkward length between cuts.

6. Classic Bob

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The bob is a classic for a reason and this look pays tribute to the classic and original aspects we love about this style. Blunt? Check. Full set of chic bangs? Yes, ma’am. We love this look and we love the fact that it works for women of all ages.

7. Cropped Bangs

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Take your bangs up a notch.

Take your bangs up a notch by cutting them into a cute cropped style.

8. Blunt Edges

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Go all in with a bob that has blunt edges.

Pair a blunt-edged bob with a set of blunt bangs for an edgy and cool look.

9. Blonde Shag Bob

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Try a short shag for an edgier look.

Lighten up your color and opt for a modern and bohemian style. Keep your blonde color bright and vibrant by washing your strands with TIGI Copyright Custom Care Toning Shampoo.

10. Cropped Bob

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Wear your bob cropped and short.

Thick hair is an unexpectedly perfect base for a short blunt cut. The blunt edges of the style will highlight the thickness of your hair and show off your beautiful strands.

11. Short Bob with Bangs

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Why mess with a classic? Photo credit: @erickinvisible

What’s not to love about this short bob with bangs hairstyle? It’s cool girl-approved and exactly what you need to make your hair feel new again.

12. Naturally Curly

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Keep your style curly and voluminous.

We love how chic and fun a short bob with bangs is on naturally curly hair.

13. Short Blonde Bob with Bangs

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Fun color with a fun cut! Photo credit: Arianna Sharfman

When your jawline is more defined, opt for a softening bob and bang duo like this one.

14. Medium Bob with Side Bangs

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Side bangs are a great compromise. Photo credit: Arianna Sharfman

In this example, this beauty has teamed loose waves with stylish swoop bangs.

15. Short Straight Bob

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Keep it straight and simple. Photo credit: Arianna Sharfman

With this effortlessly chic haircut, you’ll be able to make the most out of straight hair.

16. Curly Crop with Long Bangs

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Grow your bangs to just cover your eyebrows for added mystery. Photo credit: Arianna Sharfman

Natural curls look even more lovely in a bob. And, this is all the proof you need to see how amazing curly bangs look! 

16. Short Brown Bob with Side Bangs

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Keep it grungy.

Looking for something with a little more va-va-voom? Look no further than this short brown bob with grungy side bangs.

17. Brown Bob with Bangs

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A classic style with a classic color.

Add a loose curl to your look and you’re all set! This cut and color are a classic for a reason.

18. Asymmetrical Bob with Bangs

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Go for a slightly asymmetrical cut.

Take your look to modern heights with this sharp and sexy asymmetric bob.

19. Blonde Bob with Bardot Bangs

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Cute ‘n flirty 24/7.

This cute fringe with a middle part makes this short blonde bob more elegant.

20. Bangs for Fine Hair

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A cropped cut can give you the appearance of fuller hair.

You can create the illusion of thicker-looking tresses with this wispy bob and bang duo.

21. Subtle Ombre

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Go for a subtle ombre to enhance the look.

Create a subtle ombre for your cut to add depth to the overall style. You don’t have to go for a big contrast in color, even a slight change will do the trick.

22. Layered

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Go for a layered look.

Play with different lengths in your cut with some layers. This look adds volume and texture instantly.

23. Chin Length

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Keep it cropped up to your chin.

Tame a thicker hair type with a chin-length short bob with bangs. This cut will keep your hair looking thick but the shorter length will make it much more manageable.

24. Lob with Bangs

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If you’re looking for a little more length, go for a lob.

Sometimes a bob just feels too short. If you’re in that camp that try out a lob for size! It’s still a chic length but isn’t as dramatic as a bob.

25. Middle Part

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Go for a clear middle part to switch up the look.

If you want to change your look up but don’t want to put too much effort in, create a clear middle part. This will give your face a new frame and create equal volume on both sides.

26. Curly Bob with Side Bangs

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Curly side bangs are chic and trendy.

We love how much volume a curly side bang provides for a look. The more drama you want, the deeper you should make your side part.

27. Cropped bob with Short Bangs

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Go for a major crop. Photo credit: @maneaddicts

Mix up your short style by trying choppy-yet-cute micro bangs like this.

28. Cute bob with Micro Bangs

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Make it micro. Photo credit: @chloehelenmills

Another short bob with bangs hairstyle we’re adding to our must-try list.

29. Choppy

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Create a choppy and dramatic look. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

Go for the choppy-chaotic-chic look by experimenting with a few different lengths.

30. Textured Bob with Bangs

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We are all about the texture. Photo credit: @yokiidotsan

The It-Girl way to add character to a bob? Keep it cropped super short and add lots and lots of texture.

31. Curled Bob

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Give your bob a curl to add some movement. Photo credit: @samkanehair

All you have to do is quickly run a curler through your bob to achieve this look! It’s quick and worth the extra styling.

32. Bangs for Thick Hair

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This look is great for gals with thick hair. Photo credit: @millenagomesa

If you want to keep the fullness of your style, try these tousled bangs.

33. Beachy Wave Bob with Bangs

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Let’s go to the beach. Photo credit: @chloehelenmills

This Pinterest-worthy bob feels like it is made for the beach.

34. Braided Half Updo

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Pull back the bangs with this style.

If you ever need a break from the bangs, pull them back into a French braid half updo!

35. Long Side Bangs

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Go for a longer bang with your bob.

Frame your face with some longer side bangs to go with your bob.

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