Hairstyle Ideas: How to Accessorize a Bob Haircut

Bob and lob haircuts have been having a major moment for the last few years — and there’s no sign of that changing any time soon. The short hairstyles are versatile and easy, and the perfect thing to try if you’re tried of dealing with long hair and all of the extra work that comes with the territory (read: knots).

A common misconception with bob cuts is that you limit the amount of fun looks you can do with your hair. While that’s simply not true — there are plenty of creative ways you can dress up a bob to keep the style fresh — we will say there can be a bit of a learning curve. Once you understand how to style your bob haircut, the possibilities are endless — especially if you’re armed with the right hair accessories.

From flirty short ponytails and half-up-half-down looks to easy braids for short hair (yes, they exist) and, of course, classic headbands, there are so many ways you can accessorize your bob or lob, and mix up your look on a daily basis. Ahead, we rounded up plenty of inspiration to convince you just how fun short haircuts can be.