13 short hairstyles to take you through summer
As showcased by the coolest girls
I just chopped off around 10 inches of my hair and it wasn’t even the result of a dramatic break-up. Aren’t you proud of me? Luckily, the onslaught of short hair inspiration prepared me for the chop. Scroll through Instagram and you’ll see every celebrity favouring the classic LOB (that’s long bob, for the uninitiated). If the textured bob isn’t your thing, there are enough edgy crops going around — just look at any ‘it’ model. Still not sure what you want? We’ve put together 12 short styles that’ll take you through the year
13 ways to wear your hair short
A textured bob is perfect to test out a short ’do if you’re used to long hair.
Asymmetrical and super sleek, Kim Kardashian has nailed the short summer style.
Simple LOB sounds too dull? It only takes 5 minutes with a curling iron to update it.
Cara Delevingne’s bad girl blunt bob has the reliable wash-and-go appeal.
Models at JW Anderson’s S/S 17 show proved that beachy waves look great on a shag.
If you’re contemplating baby bangs, make model Merrylin Boro your main inspo.
Choppy with lots of texture, model Natasha Ramachandran has clearly nailed the effortless bob.
If you’re stuck with a bad haircut, take a few styling lessons from Stranger Things' Millie Bobby Brown to grow it out.
A contemporary take on the bowl cut feels less severe.
Blunt bangs give this classic bob some interest.
Go for extra short sides and longer bangs for your curly pixie cut.