20+ Wavy Bob Hairstyles for Short & Medium Length Hair

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These beautiful wavy bob hairstyles feature the trendiest waves and hair color ideas!  Choose from asymmetrical waves on long bobs, flat waves on medium wavy bob hairstyles for fine hair, full-bodied waves on vintage bob haircuts and easy short hairstyles with just a few cute curves!

Trendy tousled bob haircuts for  fine hair with wavy texture

Chin-length bob hairstyles for fine/medium hair are definitely one of the most popular hairstyles this year!  This version is slightly longer making it even more flattering to round/heart/oval faces.  It’s a chic, easy short hairstyles’ option with extra edge from sharp tips and shaggy ‘disconnected layers’ below the chin!  Suits all ages.

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Bob hairstyles to wear with leather fashions

Black leather jackets are back in fashion, so here’s a casual bob hairstyles‘ idea with plenty of urban-chic to wear with bike leathers.  Shaggy layers and sharp tips create trendy texture and movement on medium/fine hair and messy wavy bob hairstyles won’t get flattened by bike helmets!

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Super dual-layered wavy bob hairstyles for casual elegance

Here’s a clever smart-casual look that’s been constructed in two separate layers.  The under-layer is smoothly styled and cut to the same length with the ends curved under.  But the top layer has wiggly waves carefully defined to lie over the contrasting smooth base.  With a pretty blonde ombré on the textured tips this chic wavy bob hairstyle projects relaxed elegance!

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Inspiring inverted wavy bob prom hairstyles with coffee/cream highlights

Here’s a unashamedly feminine look that’s perfect for parties, proms and wedding hairstyles. Carefully-placed dark-chocolate lowlights really bring out the texture and movement of this steeply-graduated, long inverted-bob haircut with pretty waves.  This gorgeous wavy bob hairstyles’ idea is suitable for fine/medium hair textures.

Wavy Asymmetrical Bob hairstyle for women

Fabulous flat waves & dual-blonde bob hairstyles for party/prom

Messy bob hairstyle for medium hair. Taking inspiration from basket-weaving, this extreme wavy bob haircut’s overlapping layers of flat, sinuous waves are arranged in carefully defined strands around the head.  The result is a delightfully 3-D wavy bob hairstyles’ idea that’s perfect for a party, prom or wedding when you’re after a completely new look!

Short soft wavy bob hairstyle for thick hair

Feminine wavy bob hairstyles for long/narrow faces in golden-blonde

Short hairstyles are very versatile and shaggy bob haircuts with flat waves and spiky tips, can become rounded and feminine after just a couple of minutes hot-tongs’ styling.   Wavy bob hairstyles with bangs, like this gorgeous, golden bob haircut are perfect short hairstyles to soften angular, square/long faces or a strong jawline.

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Glam & sexy wavy bob hairstyles for curly black hair

This wavy bob haircuts’ idea is a classic that’s been popular ever since women first ‘bobbed’ curly hair in the 1920’s!  It’s a full-bodied hairstyle that’s bursting with life in the texture and movement created by expert ‘sliced’ layers.  Asymmetrical bangs and tousled curls create a casually glamorous (and sexy) look men adore!  Suits oval, long and narrow faces.

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Chic & shaggy wavy bob hairstyles for fine hair

Bob hairstyle for medium length hair. The original 1970’s shag-cut gave thick hair a trendy, unconventional look!  Now bob hairstyles for thin hair include easy-style, shaggy bob haircuts. Fine hair just needs a perm wound on extra-large curlers to create loose, flat waves and a style that’s casual, trendy and full of extra ‘body’ and lively movement!

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Messy wavy bob hairstyles with braid detail for oval faces

This messy, chin-length wavy bob haircut’s full of style and personality!  From a centre-part, one braid creates a cute asymmetry, (add-in a strip of cord/fabric if your hair’s not thick enough.)  Following the latest hair color trends, the contrast of brown and neutral blonde adds plenty of texture and gorgeous ‘basket-weave’ highlights!

Easy braided wavy bob hairstyle

Sophisticated easy short hairstyles for highly stylish women

Choppy bob haircut for women. This raggedy bob hairstyles idea looks incredibly sophisticated with a chic ‘little black dress’ and the scarab-beetle hand jewellry.  The less-is-more look takes a bottle-blonde, ‘grown-out’ roots look and presents it with new elegance and faultless grooming!  Trendy easy short hairstyles with thinned-out sharp tips are one of the most popular hairstyles’ ideas for thick bob haircuts this year.  Centre parts suit oval faces.


Chic short blonde wavy bob haircut for female

Amazing auburn twisty waves & easy short hairstyles with messy vibe

Auburn hair is the thinnest of all natural hair colors, so this wavy bob hairstyles’ for fine hair idea is a great way to get extra texture and movement.  Long layers keep the thickness intact and casual, twisty waves in chin-length bob haircuts add side volume to flatter narrow, long and heart faces. Popular hairstyles’ choice for day & evening.

Beachy Wavy bob hairstyle for short hair

Glossy golden-brown bob haircuts for teens with subtle blonde balayage

Glossy, healthy-looking hair is always attractive and this easy short hairstyles idea with tousled, curved layers is designed to flatter fine hair.  The dark golden-blonde base has a trendy touch of blonde balayage around the face and the tips making this slightly shaggy bob haircuts’ idea a cute, natural look for teens with fine hair. Suits oval, round and heart faces.

Cute short bob hairstyle with waves

Messy chin-length beach-wavy bob hairstyles for square, round & long faces

Feeling ready for your next summer sunshine holiday?  This messy chin-length bob with beachy waves is one of the most popular hairstyles for this season! It’s a carefree, easy short hairstyles’ look with diagonal bangs, so it suits tons of different face shapes.  Add light/dark highlights from this year’s hair color ideas for a sunkissed vibe!

Short wavy bob hairstyle with side swept bangs

Trendy tousled & easy short hairstyles with hair color ideas

Thick hair cut in sliced layers makes great inverted bob hairstyles with a messy look.  Bob haircuts and all short hairstyles are full of new hair color ideas, especially blending dark-brown with blonde balayage.  Lively waves give a strongly textured finish and blonde-over-dark waves add 3-D color density to fine hair!

Short soft wavy bob haircut for girls

Amazing asymmetrical wavy bob hairstyles for weddings and parties

Don’t be fooled by the studded casual top this model’s wearing, she’s definitely getting ready for a wedding, prom or party.  The beautifully blended hair color ideas in medium brown and blonde ombré echo the natural colors of wood in the background.  With chic, asymmetrical waves rippling along the sides, the texture and movement in this lovely short hairstyle are fantastic!

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Wavy bob hairstyles for fine hair with pictures of 4 styling ideas

Trendy bob hairstyles 2017: Today’s easy bob haircuts are also incredibly versatile. In 1) brown hair has a graduated ombré through soft copper to trendy neutral-blonde at the tips.  The straight bob with long layers and textured tips is a perfect easy short hairstyles’ daily style. For a fab evening look 2), add asymmetric waves to accentuate the ombré hair color idea!  3) and 4) show how bob haircuts on fine hair gain volume with loose waves and a brighter ombré reflecting the hair color trends for spring & summer!

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Easy short hairstyles for fine hair & busy fashion-conscious women

Fine hair can be a pain to style every morning and then it’s likely to go flat by lunchtime!  Wavy bob hairstyles for fine hair are a trendy way to wear thin hair in easy short hairstyles that don’t rely on volume!  This golden-brown layered-bob short hairstyles‘ idea has random, flat waves for a casual, tousled finish that never needs ‘tidying up’!


Short Wavy Bob Hairstyles for Women

Hot twisty-wavy bob hairstyles for heart faces

Here’s yet another easy short hairstyles’ idea from Reece Witherspoon’s terrific hair stylist!  Heart shapes need bangs to cover a wide forehead and chin-length wavy bob hairstyles with layers to minimise a narrow chin. This trendy bob haircuts’ idea has casual, twisted waves, textured bangs and edgy ‘disconnected’ layers at the bottom!

Celebrity wavy bob hairstyle with bangs
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Softly glamorous golden-brown asymmetrical wavy bob hairstyles

Medium brown hair is often overlooked in the hair color ideas and images, so I’m delighted to have found this gorgeous metallic-gold asymmetrical bob hairstyle.  This bob haircut’s got an asymmetrical swept-over top adding flattering height to balance a wide face shape and contemporary loose waves that create fabulous texture and movement.

Celebrity short curly bob haircut

Ultra-glam green & purple gloss on wavy bob haircuts for black hair & narrow face

Add width to a narrow face with this party-look, which is perfect for extroverts who love vintage Hollywood glamor! This black hairstyle has very modern subtle green and purple gloss added to lively waves in a glamorous bob haircut with chic bouffant volume that balances heart, long or narrow face shapes.

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Lovely long bob haircuts with tousled waves for brunettes

Fine hair needs some added wavy volume and texture to counteract its tendency to be flat!  Long straight fine hair benefits from a body-perm on large perm-curlers to achieve full-bodied wavy bob hairstyles like this.  With tousled waves reflecting light, the hair looks much thicker in this centre-parted bob haircuts’ idea for oval faces.

Short messy dark brown wavy bob haircut

I hope you’ve found lots of lovely new ideas amongst today’s gorgeous gallery of wavy bob hairstyles for daily wear, weddings, proms, parties, first-dates, dinner-dates and days at the beach!  You deserve the best hairstyles every day of the year!

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