The graduated bob hairstyle is a short hairstyle for women where the longest layer is usually right around the chin line, and the hair in the back is usually shorter and could even be shaved. This would be a great place to start looking for a new bob hairstyle because there are plenty of looks on this list for women to try.
We have found looks for younger women and for older women who have thin hair. There are looks for women with naturally curly hair, and there are even looks if you have never tried out a bob before. This angled bob hairstyle works if you have thin or thick hair too. Now, let’s take a look at the 50 cutest graduated bob hairstyles for women!
1. Blonde Graduated Bob
First up is a lovely short and sassy hairstyle for women who like keeping their graduated bob blonde. Here she has gone with a straight and sleek style but has curled out the edges just a bit and looks amazing.
2. Neck-Length Graduated Bob
Here is another brightly colored bob haircut for a tryout. This one is just a few inches longer thanksgiving the first one and has plenty of long layers added in.
3. Icy Blonde in a Bob Cut
This next hairstyle for women is a graduated bob style with a very big angle. She has started it off with a very short layer around the nape, and the front layer ends right around the chin line. She has kept her hair a beautiful ashy color, which is on trend.
4. Graduated Bob with Caramel Highlights
Up next is a fashionable way to wear a graduated bob haircut. In the photo above, she has kept most of her hair dark with a few blonde highlights added in. She kept it straight here and added in fresh side bangs it looks amazing.
5. Rounded and Layered Bob
Here is another way to wear your hair short. Here she has kept it short above the nape and straight all around. Be sure to keep the back layer extra short and add bangs in the front. You could always go with a light blond, as she has done here, but any color would work.
6. Wavy Balayage Hair
This next hairstyle would be perfect for women who have naturally wavy hair. In the look above, she added plenty of layers and went with an ashy brown style. She has kept it styled messy, and it looks amazing.
7. Bob Hair with Babylights
Here is a beautiful way to wear your thin hair in a bob style. She has kept it parted simple with a side part and let her thin hair fall down naturally. Keep it extra straight, or add in a few waves, and you will love your look.
8. Platinum Blonde Hairstyle
All women should go platinum at least once in their life. In the hairstyle above, she has cut her hair right around the chin line and added short bangs. Be sure to keep the back layer a bit shorter than the rest of the hair, and you are all set.
9. Feathered Layered Hairstyle
Graduated bobs can come in so many different cuts. Here she went with a layered bob, her hair swept back and styled perfectly. She has also added highlights to add a little extra spice.
10. Natural Black Asymmetrical Hairstyle
Asymmetrical bobs are a great way to style your hair and thin out your face. She has kept all of her hair extra dark and started with the shorter layer in the back. Part it on the side to get the most out of this lovely look.
11. Copper Blonde Hairstyle
This next hairstyle is a beautiful copper color, which would be the perfect look for the fall. She has added plenty of layers in the back, adding so much volume. To get this style, you will want to keep the top dark and add in the copper color with an ombre technique.
12. Blonde Messy Hair with Lowlights
Another way to go when thinking about cutting your hair short is to try out this messy look. Here she added a few wispy layers and kept it mostly straight. You can add in an ashy-blonde to get this look’s whole vibe.
13. Pink Pixie Hairstyle
One of the best ways to add color to your life is to start with your hair. In the photo above, she is wearing a super short bob hairstyle with a lovely light pink hue. This style is feminine and sexy at the same time.
14. Silver Hairstyle with Layers
Silver hair color is so trendy right now; women of all ages are wearing this beautiful color. In the photo above, she has the back of her hair shaved short with a few long layers added to the front. You can keep it simple because this style is already so pretty already.
15. Extra Short Bob with Undercut Hairstyle
Up next is this extra short graduated bob cut. Here she has kept it short bluntly across with the back layer around the nape shaved short. She has kept it parted right down the center and kept it straight for a sophisticated style.
16. Textured Hair with Dark Brown Hair Underneath
Graduated and textured bobs are always a hit. In the look above, she has kept her hair an extra light blonde style with brown peekaboos in the back. Keep it cut right below the chin and you are all set.
17. Sleek and Blunt Bob
Here is another beautiful short and brown hairstyle for women with thick hair. Here she has kept her pretty hair cut right below the chin and parted it straight down the middle, looking amazing.
18. Thick and Curly Blonde Hair
Women with curly hair already know how hard it can be to find the right style, but look no further because this beautiful curly style is just what you need. Here she has kept her hair big and bold with a lovely blonde color, and it looks amazing.
19. Layered Bob Hairstyle
Graduated layered bobs are so beautiful, and she is wearing hers in bright blonde hair. She has styled it brushed forward, but it would look just as pretty brushed back neatly.
20. Choppy Bob with Side Bangs
Up next is a lovely choppy bob. She has kept it wavy and layered to create the volume it needs. You can keep it natural or try dying it a fun new color.
21. Graduated Angled Bob Hairstyle
Up next is one of the most angled bobs on this list. Here she has styled it short in the back and let it grow out longer in the front. Keep it styled straight to get the most out of this beautiful hairstyle for women.
22. Simple-looking Blonde Bob
Here is a simple-looking style that would look amazing on women of all ages. Here she has kept most of her hair in one layer, and it gets slightly shorter in the back. Add in bright highlights, and you are going to love your new hairstyle.
23. Natural Black with Gray Hair
Next up is a fashionable graduated bob hairstyle for women who like keeping their hair dark and natural. She has kept it fashionable and short in the back, and the front is just a few inches longer and looks beautiful.
24. Jaw-Length Bob Haircut
Up next is a beautiful and short hairstyle for women with wavy hair. In the photo above, she is wearing a jaw-length graduated hairstyle with a cool middle part. Keep it light, and you are going to love the way you look.
25. Blonde Lob with Bangs
Here is one of the longest bobs on this list. Here she went with the longest layer right around the shoulder, and it gradually gets shorter in the back. She has also added in long curtain bangs and brushed them over the side, and it looks amazing.
26. Lob with Pink Highlights
Here is a lovely dark hairstyle with pretty pink highlights. She has kept it straight and short here, and it looks amazing. You could always add in a few curls to help show off your fresh pink hair color.
27. Fine Hair with Dark Brown Highlights
Graduated bobs are perfect for women with thin hair. In the look above, she went with a few different layers, with a pretty and short layer added in to frame the face. Be sure to add a lovely light brown highlight, and you will love your new style.
28. Sun-kissed Hairstyle
Sun-kissed hairstyles are always a good idea during the summertime. In the look above, she is wearing her style bob short and added lovely bangs in the front. Although this is so pretty blonde, it would also look just as nice in a darker hue.
29. Silver Angled Bob
Silver hair color is so trendy and women are going gray way before their time. Here she went with plenty of shorter layers in the back and it gradually gets longer towards the front just like most of these styles.
30. Flattering Blonde Short Hair
If you are looking for a flattering short hairstyle for women, you could try this one. Here she has kept it short with a few different layers and added a lovely light blonde hue all over. She has kept it straight, and it looks so pretty.
31. Straight and Blunt Hair with Blonde Highlights
Next up is a beautiful short hairstyle with pops of blonde added on top of her dark hair. Be sure to curl the ends under just a bit, as they have done in the photo above, and you are going to love your fresh new style.
32. Honey Blonde Lob
Extra-long bobs are always in style. In the look above, she is wearing her pretty light orange hair with a trendy middle part, which looks amazing. You can wear this style at any age, and you are going to look so pretty.
33. Flipped Ends in Natural Black Hair
Graduated bobs are lovely to wear when you want to go short but keep them long enough to pull back. Here she has the extra long layer right around the chin line, which looks so pretty.
34. Sharp Angled Bob Hairstyle
Next up is a beautiful looking graduated short hairstyle for women. She kept it blunt and short in the back and added a lovely light color. Keep it styled straight or throw in a few curls because you will love how you look.
35. Purple Bob Haircut
Adding fresh pops of purple hair will make you feel like a brand-new woman. Here she has paired her purple hair color with a pastel purple color, and it looks so pretty. Try adding your own favorite color to get the most out of this lovely look.
36. Icy White Hairstyle
You are never too old to try out a graduated bob hairstyle. In the look above, she is wearing a lovely-looking short bob with icy white hair, which looks amazing. She has kept the bangs shorter than the rest of the hair here to add a bit of texture.
37. Natural Textured Hairstyle
Natural textured hairstyles are a great way to thin out your thick hair. Here she went with a short style that is cut right around the chin line. Be sure to add plenty of layers in the back to create the needed volume.
38. Dimensional Light Blonde Hairstyle
Up next is another one of the prettiest-looking hairstyles on this list. Here she went with a lovely blonde highlight with a base of dark brown. She has styled it straight, but you could always add a bit of a curl to help show your new style.
39. Razored Icy Blonde Hairstyle
Razored haircuts are a popular choice for women of all ages. In the photo above, she is wearing her hair in a pretty silver color with a shorter back and a longer front section. This would be a great style for women who like keeping their hair with razor cuts.
40. Salt and Pepper Pixie Hairstyle
Here is another stylish-looking short style for old women. To get this look, you will want to keep the nape shaved short and add a longer layer in the front. She kept it all grey, but this style would look just as good with a fresh new color added in.
41. Blonde Peekaboo Hairstyle
Peekaboo hairstyles will never go out of style. In the photo above, she has kept most of her hair dark with a few thick streaks of blonde peekaboo, which looks so cool. You could try a funky and new color instead of blonde if you wanted to.
42. Mahogany Blonde Hairstyle
Mahogany is one of the best hair colors to try out during the fall. This beautiful lady is wearing short hair with a big graduated layer in the front. Keep it straight or try a little curl; you will look amazing either way.
43. Beautiful Black Hair with Layers
Here is another beautiful style for women who are looking for a short bob haircut. In the look above, she has kept her layers flowy and pushed back, giving off a fresh finish.
44. Honey Blonde Bob
Up next is another lovely look for women who like keeping their hair short and brown. Here she went with a layered look in the back and added in a few blonde highlights; it looks so pretty.
45. Autumn Blonde Hair
This next style has the shiniest look to it. She has kept it all one long layer here and went with a bright blonde tone. If you want your hair to shine like this, you will want to ask your hairdresser what the best product would be.
46. Wispy Icy Blonde
There are a few different ways to add texture to a bob haircut, and this next one is one of the best ways. Here she is wearing wispy layers that are evenly added in and went with a light blonde hue on the top.
47. Bright Red Hairstyle
Up next is an extra short hairstyle for women who need to add a bit of color to their life. In the photo above she went with an all-over color and kept her layers long and straight. Fiery red is one of the hottest colors to add to your hair.
48. Cute and Messy Bob with Bangs
Cute hairstyles are always in style. Here she is wearing her hair natural and dark with bangs in the front. Keep your layers long and style your hair messy; you will love how you look.
49. Blonde Hairstyle with Side Bangs
This next hairstyle is a graduated shaggy bob haircut. What makes this look unique is that she added in a pretty side bang and curled them back effortlessly.
50. Blunt Bob in a Natural Black Hair
This next hairstyle for women is a natural-looking bob cut with dark hair. This style would be so easy to pull off all you would need to do is ask your hairdresser for a graduated cut starting shorter in the back and parting it right down the middle.
Hopefully, now you have found yourself a new fancy look. You better run, make a hair appointment, and get one of these lovely bob hairstyles done. Please let us know which one you will try, we’ll love to hear from you!
Jenni Haward has been working as a hairstylist for almost 11 years. With that much experience, she was able to start her own business. It has been two years since she started and had made three salons in three different cities and is still growing. She is continuing to pursue the career hoping to impact more with her skills and knowledge.