Bob hairstyles are back and if you’re thinking about rocking this lush hair trend, then you’ll definitely want to take a look at the best celebrity styles…
Bob haircuts are being made cool by some of the biggest (and most stylish) A-listers, with 2016 is looking like another big year for the hair trend.
From Alexa Chung and her fine waves, to Victoria Beckham and Julianne Houghs’ sleek tresses, there are plenty of different variations to suit every face shape. Whether you’re looking for a bob hairstyle with a fringe, or one with layers, we’ve got you covered.
It only made sense that we hunted around the internet for the best old and new bob hairstyles to give you fresh new haircut ideas in seconds. So, whether you want to update your short locks, or go for the chop, now you’ve got plenty of fab ideas to flick through before you take the plunge.
See: Not sure the bob is for you? Check out some A-List inspired short hairstyles
We can’t decide which gorgeous bob photo we’ll be taking to the hairdressers this weekend – but we want to look this good, and fast!
Now we just need to master our blow-drying skills to ensure our hair looks as good as these A-listers’ everyday.
And our tips on how to cheat a blow-dry at home can help you there…
Kendall Jenner’s Got A Bob (And No, It’s Definitely Not A Wig), 2016
Julianne Hough Has Everyone Crushing On Her ‘Modern Day Shag’ Hairstyle, 2016
Emilia Clarke’s Vampy Bob Injects A Dose Of Glamour, 2016
Jennifer Lawrence Works A Sharp Icy Blonde Bob At The Oscars, 2016
Taylor Swift Debuts Brand New Bob Hairstyle At The Grammys, 2016
Sarah Hyland At The People’s Choice Awards, 2016
Katie Price Chops Off Her Famous Long Locks For A Chic New Bob, 2016
Alesha Dixon Rocks A Tucked-Up Side Plait To Make Her Bob Look Even Shorter, 2016
Kate Hudson Showing Off Her Amazing New Wavy Bob, 2016
Kaley Cuoco’s Tousled Blonde Bob Is Oh So Flirty At The Golden Globes, 2016
Zoe Kazan Pulls Off A Futuristic Blunt Bob And Bangs At The Golden Globes, 2016
Jennifer Lawrence Works Soft, Tousled Waves At The Golden Globes, 2016
Vanessa Hudgens At The People’s Choice Awards, 2016
Christina Milian At The People’s Choice Awards, 2016
Kaley Cuoco At The People’s Choice Awards, 2016
Alice Eve Has A Messy Bob Hairstyle, 2015
Jessie J Sports A Slicked Back Bob, 2015
Emma Willis At The ITV Gala, 2015
Hilary Duff Opts For A Super Choppy Blunt Bob To Frame Her Face, 2015
Alexa Chung Gives Her Choppy Bob A Fresh Trim, 2015
Ciara Works A Chic New Bob At The MTV VMAs, 2015
Emilia Clarke Steps Out With A Fresh New Bob At The Terminator Genisys Premiere, 2015
The Game Of Thrones actress has traded in her tumbling mid-length waves for this chic and classic above-shoulder bob, and we're in love. Instant elegance.
Jenna Dewan Tatum Works An A-Line Cut On Instagram, 2015
Jenna Dewan Tatum had been working a shorter ‘do for a while before hairdresser Jen Atkin got to work on this super-chic style. While it’s a subtle change, the A-line finish really gives it a high fashion edge.
Britney Spears Reverts To A Bob Before Heading Out In LA, 2015
Britney Spears first debuted her blunt cut in 2014. She then experimented with extensions before removing them and stepping out with this short look in June 2015.
Alesha Dixon Had Everyone Gawping At Her Gorgeous Sleek Modern Bob At The NTAs, 2016
Pixie Geldof Sports A Bouncy Bob At The John Frieda Party, 2015
Jourdan Dunn Wows With A Sleek Bob At A ‘Cell For Gratitude’ Event, 2015
Jourdan Dunn’s short hair just got even shorter. The supermodel has trimmed her lob (long bob) into a super sleek asymmetric bob. Making its debut in New York, we predict this hairstyle will be the next big celebrity trend.
Nicole Kidman Shows Off Her New Bob At The Queen Of The Desert Photocall In Berlin, 2015
Lauren Conrad Goes Even Shorter With A Cute New Choppy Bob, 2014
Lauren Conrad posts a snap of her new bobbed barnet while holding a pair of hairdresser’s scissors, adding the caption: ‘Just stopped by @kristin_ess’ for my weekly chop.’
Anne Hathaway Flaunts Her Bob At The ‘Valentino: At The Emperor’s Table’ Book Signing, 2014
We fall in love with Anne Hathway’s hair more and more each day. From her flicked out ‘do, to this demure face-framing bob, she gets it right every time.
Lea Michele Debuts Her Hot New Bob For Halloween, 2014
Lea Michele has surprised us all by ditching her long brunette locks for a super sleek bob hairstyle. Debuting her sexy new look on Instagram, the Glee star said: “I DONT POP. I ROCK TOM FORD. #happyhalloween #shorthairdontcare #Itsawig”
Gemma Arterton Opts For A Big Bob At The Laurence Olivier Awards, 2014
Gemma Arterton proved that bob hairstyles don’t have to be boring with the mega volume hairstyle she rocked to the Laurence Olivier Awards. We love.
Katy Perry Goes Straight And Sleek For The MOCA Gala, 2014
Katy Perry worked two hair trends in one with this fringed bob hairstyle. We’re loving the super sleek look she’s gone for.
Kristen Wiig Rocks A Bob At The ‘Hateship Loveship’ New York Premiere, 2014
As if we didn’t love Kristen Wiig enough already her new bob hairstyle has got us reaching for the scissors.
Fearne Cotton Lets Her Golden Blonde Bob Hang Naturally At A Charity Auction In London, 2014
There’s something to be said for over-styled hair, which is why Fearne Cotton has scored serious style points for her naturally wavy ‘do. Jst wash, gloss and go!
Jessica Alba Adds Volume To Her Chocolate Bob With Soft Waves At A Launch Party In LA, 2014
Jessica Alba gives her glossy bob a boost with loose curls for the NYLON and Hudson Jeans March issue launch party in LA. We can’t get enough of her rich chestnut shade.
Kelly Rowland Shows Off Her New Bob At New York Fashion Week, 2014
Kelly Rowland’s new bobbed hairstyle frames her face so perfectly we can’t believe she hasn’t done it sooner.
Taylor Swift Debuts Her New Bob ‘Do At LAX Airport, 2014
Taylor Swift shocked the world when she chopped off her long locks but we’re loving her curled bob.
Emma Roberts Opts For A Sleek Side Bob At The Women In Television Party, 2014
Emma Roberts perfected the sleek bob at this year’s Women In Television Party, working the side-parting like a pro.
Katie Holmes Goes For A Full Fringe Bob At The Met Ball, 2008
Remember this bob hairstyle? Katie Holmes channelled 20s glam with this cute fringe bob.
Hayden Panettiere Gives Her Blonde Bob Volume For A TV Apperance, 2011
Hayden Panettiere gave her bob some serious volume when she appeared on FOX 11’s ‘Good Day LA’ show.
Leighton Meester Sweeps Back Her Sharp Bob At The Target & Neiman Marcus Shopping Event In New York, 2013
Rita Ora’s Styles Up Her Tousled Blonde Bob On Set In New York, 2013
Neve Campbell Amps Up The Shine On Her Glossy Bob At The ‘Austenland’ Film Premiere In LA, 2013
Nicole Richie Goes For A Sleek And Super-Straight Bob At The 10th Annual Style Awards In New York, 2013
Jennifer Connelly Goes For Maximum Volume At The Artwalk NY Benefit For The Coalition In New York, 2013
Ciara Shows Off A Messy Bob At The Vogue CDFA Fashion Awards, 2013
Arizona Muse Wears A Short, Messy Bob For The In Vogue Screening, 2013
Karlie Kloss Looks Cute With A Classic Curled Under Bob, 2013
Rihanna Debuts Her New Bob Hair ‘Do Out And About In New York, 2013
Natalie Portman Wear A Blunt Bob In The Style Of Posh For The Thor: Dark World Premiere, 2013
January Jones’s Curled Bob Hairstyle At The Mad Men Premiere, 2013
Claire Danes’ “Faux” Bob Hairstyle at the Emmys, 2013
Nicole Kidman’s Strawberry Blonde Bob Hairstyle, 2013
Emma Watson’s Classic Bob Hairstyle At The Premiere Of This Is The End, 2013
Sky Ferreira’s Bleached Bob Hairstyle, 2013
Michelle Dockery’s Elegant Bob Hairstyle At The Emmys, 2013
Karlie Kloss’s Feathery Bob Hairstyle, 2013
Rosario Dawson’s Curled Bob Hairstyle, 2013
Thinking About Trying A New Bob Hairstyle? These HOT Celebrity Hairstyles Will Totes Inspire You
From Victoria Beckham’s sleek hairstyle, to Alexa Chung’s choppy bob, see our favourite celebrity looks here…
Jessie J’s Statement Blunt Fringe And Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Alexa Chung’s Long Bob Hairstyle, 2010
Fearne Cotton’s Dramatic Long Bob Hairstyle At The Women Of The Year Awards, 2012
Emily Blunt’s Wavy Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Pixie Lott’s Quirky Bob Hairstyle, 2011
Keira Knightley’s Graduated Bob Hairstyle, 2011
Gwyneth Paltrow’s Sophisticated Long Bob Hairstyle, 2009
Jaime King’s Textured Bob Hairstyle, 2011
Mena Suvari’s Long Bob Hairstyle, 2012
January Jones’ Tousled Long Bob Hairstyle, 2010
Jessie J’s Sleek Wavy Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Jaime King’s Tousled Long Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Jennifer Aniston’s Classic Long Bob Hairstyle, 2011
Heidi Klum’s Glam Bob Hairstyle, 2008
Alexa Chung’s Choppy Bob Hairstyle, 2011
Alice Eve’s Chic Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Jessica Alba’s Glam Long Bob Hairstyle, 2011
Cameron Diaz’s Choppy Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Victoria Beckham’s Infamous Bob Hairstyle, 2007
Emma Roberts’ Wavy Long Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Mena Suvari’s Sweeping Fringe Looks Fab With Her Long Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Alexandra Burke’s Sleek Bob Hairstyle, 2010
Emily Blunt’s Poker Straight Long Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Selena Gomez’s Glam Bob Hairstyle At The Oscars, 2012
Rose Byrne’s Full Fringe And Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Alice Eve’s Chic Long Bob Hairstyle, 2012
Jaime King’s Poker Straight Bob Hairstyle, 2011
Pixie Lott’s Short Bob Hairstyle, 2011
Nicole Richie’s Tousled Bob Hairstyle, 2010
Victoria Beckham’s Trademark Bob Hairstyle, 2010
Gwyneth Paltrow’s Signature Sleek Bob Hairstyle, 2008