50+ Incredible Blunt Cuts & Blunt Bobs Trending in 2024

Cindy Marcus
Cindy Marcus Hairstylist, Editor-in-Chief

A blunt cut bob is a shorter hairstyle cut into a straight line at the ends. Bobs have proven themselves to be transcending time with its endless variations.

One of the more popular versions of a bob is the short blunt bob because they’re haircuts without layers. Also known as soft blunt cuts, these sleek hairstyles are flattering if you have an oval, square, or heart-shaped face.

They are super customizable and versatile cuts that can fit any type and texture of hair. The bluntness of the ends will emphasize your jaw area and bring an intense and flattering look.

Check out these gorgeous pictures of the best blunt cuts and blunt bobs for 2024!

Neck-length Precision Line Blunt Cut Long Bob with a Middle Part
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#1: Precision Line

A long blunt bob with a middle part is the perfect hairstyle for a fresh, modern, precision cut. This style features evenly cut ends and is the best to help frame your face shape perfectly. This look works especially well on a square, heart, and round face. It gives an edgy but still polished feel. It’s helpful to say exactly what you want to your stylist. That way, they can accurately create this timeless hairstyle.

Smashing short blunt cut bob with a deep side part and blonde highlights

#2 Smashing Short Bob Cut with a Deep Front Side Part

This smashing short blunt cut bob features a sleek, precision-cut style that adds volume and movement to fine or medium hair. The deep side part enhances the hair’s fullness, making it ideal for those looking to create a thicker appearance. The soft blonde highlights and shadow root add depth and dimension. Style with a flat brush and blow-dry for a polished, sophisticated look.

Blunt bob cut for thick hair

#3 Ideal for Thick Hair

A sleek bob haircut is always on-trend. The bob is cut one length for maximum density. While blunt styles are often worn with straight hair, as it’s the best way to show the precision of the cut, they can work just as well if you have waves or textured hair.

#4: Short Sleek Box Bob

Short, blunt haircuts are in style! Just consider this short and sleek bob in a box-cut style. Blunt hair cut like this will make you feel fashionable every day. All you need is to carry yourself with confidence!

Parted Asymmetric Blunt Bob Cut at Neck-Length for women in their 30s
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#5: Parted Asymmetric Bob

Ask for a side-parted asymmetric bob for an edgy yet professional style you can wear anytime. Getting an under-beveled bob will help the hair slightly curve in and not flip out. Asymmetry is a complementary style on almost any face shape.

Short-Length Blunt Golden Brown Bubble Bob
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#6: Golden Brown Bubble Bob

For women with fine, straight, and naturally dark hair, a golden brown bubble bob is ideal. The bubble cut adds fullness to the hair with its blunt edges. On the other hand, a golden color offers the best tone of highlights for dark hair. It’s soft and bright but not too harsh against the skin tone. Try this look if you love a low-maintenance color and easy-to-style haircut.

Blunt Wavy Bob on Bronde Hair
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#7: Wavy Bob on Bronde Hair

A new-age hair color is bronde hair that looks cool if paired with a wavy and bluntly cut bob. It’s a light brown, dark blonde canvas with short hair that can be so pretty. Provide it with a color pop each season and add highlights to create brightness or depth.

Balayage Blunt Bob with Slight Graduation
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#8: Balayage Bob with Slight Graduation

Try a balayage short blunt bob haircut  with a slight graduation if you like to wear your hair short. A short hairstyle is great for girls who like the slick, edgy looks. Blunt haircuts can be worn straight. Or, if you prefer more textures, there is still enough length to add curls. Great for a woman who likes to change up her look.

#9: Blonde Beachy Bob

Try this blonde beach bob if you need some change and your hair needs a brightening up! These soft balayage ends need a tone or gloss every 10-12 weeks and a trim every 6-8.

Middle Part Blunt Bob for Thin Hair
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#10: Middle Part Bob for Thin Hair

Blunt bobs are great for most densities but best worn for thin hair. A middle-part bob makes hair seem fuller while creating a style that is chic and polished at the same time. Attention needs to be given to sparse areas to avoid creating height. The style can be made with a flat brush and blow dry. And with aids like blow-out gels.

#11: A Low-Maintenance Bob with Front Wispy Layers

Try a blunt jawline bob to add sleekness to your mane while showing off your facial features. Ladies with a wide forehead can add bang pieces for a slimming effect. Try smoothing your hair out to see where you’ll need extra texturing. Razoring will help your hair lay closer to your neck. And it prevents bulging, too.

Blunt Short Bob with Highlights and Shadow Root
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#12: Short Bob with Highlights and Shadow Root

Styling a short bob with highlights is a great way to enhance a simple look. A blunt haircut is a good cut if you have fine hair and want the illusion of a fuller look. This look is sophisticated and styled in a slick, straight look.

Blunt Sharp Bob Cut with Short Bangs
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#13: Sharp Bob Cut with Short Bangs

If you’re ready to spice up your style, go for a sharp bob with short bangs to take your look to a new level. Ask for the bob to rest along your jawline to give this style more edge. It will also frame your face perfectly. This straight-edged bob is best styled sleek with some peeks of color streaks throughout the hair.

Sleek Blonde Blunt Bob with a Center Part
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#14: Sleek Blonde Bob with a Center Part

Give off cool girl vibes with a sleek blonde bob with a center part. If your hair is fine, an even-cut bob will make your ends look denser for a thicker appearance. With this chop, you can style your locks straight, elegant, wavy, and carefree. Either way, your locks will look on-trend and ready for any occasion.

#15: Brunette Blunt Lob with Soft Waves

Refresh your style into a blunt lob with soft waves if you want something to benefit your fine hair. It gives an illusion of a thicker appearance. Give your hair tousled vibes by curling with a 3/4-inch iron. Then comb through once cooled. Brunette colors reflect the light and give you a fantastic sheen if you like to shine.

#16: Neck-Length Blunt Cut with Vanilla Babylights

Turn your hair into a neck-length blunt bob cut with babylights. A blunt cut offers clean and neat lines. Those lines are simple but stylish. If you want to show off the soft babylights, a part in the middle will allow them to frame your face. This shape can be curled into waves or dried straight if you like versatility.

Straight Blunt Cut Bob with Blonde Ends
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#17: Straight Blunt Cut with Blonde Ends

When looking for a new haircut, try a straight, blunt bob. A bob for fine hair is perfect because it creates an illusion of thicker hair. All without needing to add extensions or use a volumizing product. Make sure to work with stylists who are most comfortable with bobs. That way, you can ensure you get the most precise and clean cut and style.

Soft Precision Blunt Bob Cut for Fine Hair
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#18: Soft Precision Bob for Fine Hair

Bobs are perfect for girls with fine hair, but a soft precision cut is even better. The softness added on the ends allows for the mane not to have a harsh line. But it also gives a touch of movement to your hair without adding layers. Some stylists might convince you to add layering to try to create volume. But, with a blunt cut for fine hair, layers can make your hair feel and look thinner than it is.

Short Side-Parted Blunt Bob Haircut
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#19: Short Side-Parted Blunt Haircut

Blunt bobs are all the rage this year. This short side-parted haircut bob is a one-length full body type. It’s one of many short hairstyles complementing thin, straighter locks.

Face-Framing Dark Red Blunt Bob
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#20: Face-Framing Dark Red Bob

One of the more trendy short hairstyles is a face-framing cut paired with a dark red hair color. Cutting your hair blunt is one of the best ways to make your fine hair look thicker. It has minimal layers and an edgy and fierce look and can work on any face shape.

Neck-Length Brunette Blunt Cut Bob
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#21: Neck-Length Brunette Bob

A neck-length bob cut is a beautiful shape to have. Keep your layers long to make the most of your cut and give it a smoother shape. Long bangs are perfect for an accent around the cheekbones. Try styling them away from your face with an iron or medium round brush for a trendy finish.

#22: Sweet Caramel Balayage on an A-Line Bob

A caramel balayage on an a-line bob offers one of the sleekest hairstyles and looks best on straight hair. The easiest way to achieve this haircut is to make sure not to add any layers and keep your hair cut to one length. An easy solution to making sure your hair is all cut evenly is to look down when cutting the back to avoid leaving behind any stubborn hairs that may be hiding underneath. Use a shine spray to get your caramel highlights extra shiny and a smoothing cream to keep your straight hair looking sleek and smooth.

Ginger Softly Blunt Cut Bob
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#23: Ginger Soft Bob

If you’re looking for a haircut that will bring life to your dull, flat hair, don’t be afraid to get rid of some length! A soft, short bob that sits right on the shoulders will add instant body and fullness. Ask your stylist to texturize the ends to create a more delicate line unless you prefer a bolder or blunt look.

Messy Blonde Blunt Cut Bob
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#24: Messy Blonde Blunt Cut

Consider a messy blonde blunt cut to increase the volume of your hair. I suggest cutting your ends blunt if you need to make your ends appear thicker and denser. The perfect length will give your locks movement and some much-needed texture.

#25: Trendy Blonde Beachy Waves

Go for a super trendy bob with blonde beachy waves. Waving your hair with an iron is one of the best ways to create texture and body. With the help of styling products like texture spray and hairspray, your hairstyle will hold all day. Never use hot tools higher than 350 degrees to avoid unnecessary damage.

#26: Modern Textured Bob

A modern textured cut is an excellent choice if you have naturally thicker hair, but it can also be a great choice if you have thinner hair and are trying to create a thicker look. There’s no one way to style this fun, fresh cut, which makes it much more ideal!

Short Blunt Cut Without Bangs
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#27: Short Cut Without Bangs

Consider a trendy crop with a short blunt cut without bangs. Cutting your ends bluntly is a great way to make your fine hair look fuller. Ensure your length is short enough, or it will make your strands look thinner. You can use a curling iron to create undone texture and movement if you have straight locks.

Blonde Blunt Cut with Dark Roots
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#28: Blonde Bob with Dark Roots

Blonde with depth at the roots is great if you have a heart and diamond face shape. A bold blonde through the mids and ends to balance the face where it is narrow. Adding dark with a root smudge will make your blonde look brighter.

#29: Angled Bob

An angled bob is a sleek yet stylish hairstyle, no matter your hair type. Adding texture to a bob can help the cut lay better while having a clean bob look.

sleek blunt bob for dark brown hair
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#30: Sleek Bob for Dark Brown Hair

A sleek haircut with dark brown hair will always be a modern winning hairstyle. This cut works best if you have an oval-shaped face. A short bob can also be considered when removing damaging ends or starting over with precision in the blunt line. A haircut without texture doesn’t mean it’s not stylish!

#31: Bob with Face-Framing Layers

Consider a blunt bob with bangs and face-framing layers for a sleek yet sassy hairstyle. Discuss with your hairstylist how often you should go into the salon for a quick trim on your blunt cut.

Blunt bob cut for fine hair
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#32: Bob for Fine Hair

A sharp, straight bob cut and a unique graphite shade make for a noteworthy, easy hairstyle you can pull off! The color provides an illusion of texture and density over natural black hair that is still slightly visible.

Gorgeous Quick Weave Bob with Blunt Ends
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#33: Gorgeous Quick Weave Bob with Blunt Ends

Short haircuts are simple yet classy and can do more than it seems. It can open up and accentuate your best facial features and marvelous collarbones, especially when styled with a center part.

#34: Long Bob with a Deep Side Part

A long bob can be more voluminous with an added deep side part. Soft waves are all the rage and pair elegantly with a mid-length hairstyle. For added volume and control, use a medium hold hairspray like Davines ‘This is a Medium Hold Hairspray’ before hot styling.

#35: Longer Bob with Curtain Bangs

A flattering, longer bob with curtain bangs can be much less maintained than shorter hairstyles. The blunt length gives you a sharp edge but can still be worn sleek or textured. Adding curtain bangs brings balance between your face and longer hair length.

#36: Bob with Blunt Bangs

Opt for a beautifully crafted bob with blunt bangs if you have finer hair. The cut allows maximum fullness at the baseline of the cut. Add the bangs for a structured solid shape, balancing out longer face shapes and adding extra chicness to your hair.

#37: Asymmetrical Long Bob

An asymmetrical long bob is one chic way to switch up your hairstyle. The sleek, shoulder-grazing length swings beautifully around the collarbone, making it a feminine style. With a shoulder-length cut, if you part your hair on the side, it elongates the face, making it perfect for round and square face shapes.

Shoulder length blunt cut bob
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#38: Stylish Shoulder-Length Bob

Go for a double whammy with a fresh hairstyle that features a hot blonde ombre. This hairstyle is easy to maintain, especially when melted with natural hair.

Chin length blunt bob cut
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#39: Chic Chin-Length Blunt Cut

A chin-length chop looks super chic.

Red blunt bob
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#40: Radiant Red Bob

Bluntly cut hair gets a lovely dose of life and texture by getting vibrant ginger. Reds are known for high upkeep, but keeping your cut short can make your life much easier.

Blunt bob with side swept bangs
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#41: Superb Bob with Side Swept Bangs

A dreamy classic bob with a side fringe can give you a flirty yet chic vibe. Platinum hues on straight hair never fail to appear so smooth and exciting, especially when paired with some subtle blonde highlights from the roots.

#42: Stellar Sew-in Bob Cut

A sew-in bob is perfect if you’re looking for a precise, sleek, easy-going hairstyle. This bob has no layers and is very versatile, so you can style it in many different ways. It looks good on most women.

bright blonde blunt cut hairstyle
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#43: Bright Blonde Bob with Volume

A haircut with highlights is a fantastic way to go if you have thin hair and want to create more volume and thickness.  A choppy cut and a lovely shade like this will give your hair color and texture great dimension.

brown blunt bob haircut
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#44: Brilliant Brown Blunt Cut and Color

A brown blunt cut will give you a youthful, refreshed feel if you want to change how they feel with a new wavy hairstyle. They can be easy to style with loose, tousled curls, a curling iron, and a texture spray. This haircut will give women with fine hair the appearance of having more hair and movement with less texture and a shorter length. With thicker hair, you’ll want lots of razor texture.

#45: Bob with a Trendy Middle Part

A bob with a trendy middle part has made a comeback. The middle part can work well with a blunt cut, straight, curly, and wavy hair and will elongate a round face shape. A bob is perfect for you if you have finer hair by giving it a fuller appearance and keeping your ends as thick as possible.

#46: Bob With Bangs

A bob with bangs is an excellent choice if you’re a woman with fine hair. Bluntness gives hair more fullness on the ends and even provides lightness to wispy bangs.

#47: Curly Bob with a Dashing Deep Side Part

A curly blunt bob with a dashing deep side part is an excellent choice if you want a curly haircut that is low maintenance. It gives a beautiful shape that you can style in many ways.

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#48: Burgundy Textured Bob

A burgundy textured hairstyle is a great way to transition to a darker look. Deeper tones of red or violet are subtle but reflect light in a way that will exaggerate your hair’s texture and movement throughout the haircut.

tousled blunt cut with bangs
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#49: Tousled Bob with Bangs

A tousled, shaggy cut with bangs is fun and sassy. Giving that full-hair look by keeping the cut blunt at the bottom and layered on top, there’s no limit on styling ideas with a shag haircut. When styling a tousled hairstyle, use full effect & piece works by Eufora and sea salt spray to finish.

#50: Cut with Beach Waves and a Middle Part

A cut with beach waves and a middle part is a style you can always go right with. Achieve this look quickly with day 2 or 3 hair, a curling iron, and your favorite texture spray.

blunt cut bob with no bangs
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#51: Bob with No Bangs

A bob with no bangs is quite chic and versatile. Even with a one-length bob, you can still have a lot of texture and movement. Ask your stylist to cut the perimeter and remove weight with texturizing shears to give the ends a softer, more piecey feel.

Copper blunt bob with fringe
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#52: Copper Bob with Fringe

Blunt cuts with a precision fringe appear extra sharp with all-over copper tones. Even with a tousled finish, the angles of this cut are the star of the show.

lived-in blunt bob for dark hair
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#53: Lived-In Bob for Dark Hair

Go for a lived-in style, as it’s the way to go if you have thick, dark hair. With fullness around the chin, this cut works best if you have an inverted triangle, heart, and diamond face shape, but you need a different face shape to pull it off. Adding some texture on the ends gives this blunt line a modern flair.

blunt bob with rose gold highlights
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#54: Bob with Rose Gold Highlights

A bob with added rose gold highlights is a stunning modern look. Ask your stylist to cut the length and add some texture; you will have a versatile mid-length hairstyle. A bob shape can be curled or worn straight, complementing every face shape. Rose gold highlights, best for brunettes, are subtle and fabulous because they grow out wonderfully, and you won’t have much maintenance.

#55: Bob with a Money Piece

A bob with a money piece is a perfect way to add interest to your hairdo. Blunt haircuts can often feel very plain and dull if not styled. By adding the money piece, you encourage effortless dimension and contrast. For the crispiest results when shaping a blunt haircut, allow your hair to fall naturally before doing any final touches to clean up the perimeter.

off-center parted blunt cut
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#56: Off-Center Parted Bob

An off-center parted cut is a take on the latest trend of the one-length bob. This haircut is best if you have medium to fine hair, yet thick hair can also be suited if the artist debulks the silhouette to create ease in manageability.