Money-piece hair is an old style that has come back and is trending again. What is money piece hair? It is a style where you, or your stylist, will add a bright, chunky streak in the front sections of your hair to frame your face. A pro trick to money piece hair is parting it down the middle this gives you the most contact.
Although the traditional money piece look is blonde, throughout this list you will see plenty of shades of blonde and a few new colors to try. This is a versatile look that you can wear with short and long hair and at any age. Now, let’s look at the 50 coolest money-piece hairstyles for women!
1. Sandy Blonde Hair
One of the most popular money-piece hairstyles is adding a fresh blonde to your dark hair. That is exactly what she has done with her long hair here. She has also styled her long hair fresh, and looks amazing.
2. Dimensional Purple Hair
Up next is a subtle way to add funky color to your hair. She went with dimensional purple tones here, which looks great with her dark brown hair. The trick to money piece hair is parting it down the middle.
3. High Contrast Money Piece Hair
Another way to go when thinking about trying momoney-pieceair is to go with a subtle shade. In the look above, she has added a light brown money piece style to her dark black hair, which looks great and almost natural.
4. Bright Red Hair
Red and black are classic color combinations, so why not try them on your hair? She has done that with a fierce red money piece and kept the back section of her hair dark. Throw in a few curls, or keep it straight because you will look amazing either way.
5. Face-Framing Blonde Highlights
Face-framing hairstyles are another way to ensure your money piece looks right. In the photo above, she has kept her hair long and dark with a few pops of blonde and course, a money piece. You could try this look out if your hair was not as long, it would still turn out amazing.
6. Platinum Blonde Money Piece Hair
Platinum blonde is the most popular color when it comes to money-piece hair. In the photo above, she has paired her blonde piece with her dark natural hair, and the contrast it creates is stunning.
7. Long Black Hair with Blonde Streaks
If you are tired of your old long black hair, you should try this next look. Here she went with a side-swept blonde money piece for a unique style. Most money piece hair your part down the middle, so this style is rare.
8. Caramel Money Piece Hair
Caramel highlights always look great when you have dark natural hair. In this next photo, she went with a trendy money piece in the front and kept the rest of the hair dark and natural. What really sets this look off is her beautiful beach curls.
9. Mid-Part Blonde Hair
Mid-parts are almost a much when thinking about getting money-piece hair. In the look above she is wearing her long, dark hair with two big chunky strands of blonde in the front. She then added in loose and long curls and it looks fabulous.
10. Baby Pink on Brown Hair
Baby pink streaks in your hair are a great way to stand out in the crowd. She paired her baby pink color with a light brown tone, and they blended together great. Keep it straight as she has done here to get the vibe of this photo.
11. Red Hair with Loose Curls
Up next is another red and black hair color combination to try out. Here she kept it subtle with the red touches and only added it about halfway down her hair. She then kept the rest natural and curly for a beautiful finish.
12. Copper Hair with Platinum Money Piece
You are already blessed if you are lucky enough to have this gorgeous red hair color. But, if you had to take it to the next level, you must try adding thick blonde streaks in the front. It will brighten up your hair and leave you feeling amazing.
13. Honey Blonde Strips on Dark Hair
Honey blonde streaks are one of the most requested highlight colors for women. Here, she has kept the back section of her hair dark and natural and only added honey to the front. You can wear this style down as she has or try an updo.
14. Plum Purple Money Piece Hair
Want to add a unique color to your hair but don’t know where to start? You could also go with this plum-purple color in the front two sections. She paired it with her pretty blonde hair, which looked amazing.
15. Vivid Orange Hair
Halloween is right around the corner, and what better to celebrate than with this Halloween money-piece hair? All you have to do is add vivid orange color to the front few strands, and you are all set.
16. Vanilla Halo Hair with Waves
Here is a chocolate and vanilla hairstyle. The chocolate comes through in her natural hair in the back, and the vanilla is the bright blonde money piece in the front. Throw in a few waves, and you will love your new look.
17. Lob Blonde Money Piece Hairstyle
Lob hair looks are cute, and you can change them to match your style. In the look above, she added a thick curtain bang and then went with a bright blonde money piece in them. This style looks like a retro hairstyle from the 70s and is so cute.
18. Side-Parted Platinum Blonde Hair
Side-parted money-piece hairstyles are rare. But in the hairstyle above, she manages to pull it off. She wore a dark brown base in the photo above and added a thick section of blonde in the front. Then you will want to part it on the side and add in big curls.
19. Honey Blonde Hair for Brunettes
This next style is a great example of how to wear a thin money piece. Here she has simply outlined her face-framing layers, which looks so cute.
20. Hot Pink Face-Framing Highlights
Not all money pieces are blonde and bright. This next hairstyle for women uses a hot pink money piece with a brown base, which looks so pretty. You can tell by the background she went with this as a winter style.
21. Bold Blonde Money Piece Hair
If you need a new bold style, this would be perfect! She has kept her hair long and added chunky streaks of blonde, with the biggest one right in the front. You can always wear this style straight or pulled up if you are in a rush.
22. Flipped Hair with a Blonde Piece
Flipped hairstyles are a trend that was once popular in the 70s and is now cool again. She is wearing her flipped hair with an orange tint and a big bright money piece in the front. Try this style out if you need a big change.
23. Teal Green Money Piece Hair
This next look has serious mermaid vibes. Here she has kept most of her hair dark and long but added an extra thick section of aqua color in the front. She kept it styled natural and wavy, and it looks incredible.
24. Red Hair with Baby Pink Strips
Red hair with pink highlights is always a vibe. In the photo above, they went with a lovely red hue for most of her hair and then took it to the next level with her pink money piece. If you try this style, be ready for all the compliments.
25. Ginger Hair with Pop of Sandy Blonde
Here is a style for all women with natural or not-so-natural ginger hair. All you have to do is make an appointment for one thick, blonde steak in the front and maybe a fresh cut.
26. Textured Honey Blonde Streaks
This next style is perfect for women who like keeping their hair short with textured layers. She has styled her pretty hair with an auburn color with a bright honey-blonde money piece in the front. Keep it wavy, or go with a straight style.
27. Soft and Subtle Ash Money Piece
Next is a soft and subtle money-piece hairstyle with a pretty ash-blonde color. This is a great color to choose when keeping the rest of your hair dark because the contrast between the colors is magical.
28. Chocolate Brown Hair with Little Blonde
Chocolate brown is such a pretty color, and it is a lot of women’s natural color too. If this chocolate shade looks good, you should try adding a little blonde money piece. That is what they have done here, and the results are beautiful.
29. Blonde Money Piece for Short Hair
This next hairstyle is for women with shorter hair. In this look, you only have to grow your hair to about chin length and add a fresh blonde money piece in the front. Keep it curly to get the whole vibe of this look.
30. Rich Blonde Balayage
You can do a money-piece hairstyle with blonde hair too. In the look above, she kept the base of her a dirty blonde and went with a brighter hue for the front section. She has grown her thick hair out long here, but it would look just as cute with a shorter style.
31. Deep Purple for Black Hair
Up next is for all the women out there thinking about going to the dark side. She has kept her hair long and dark and went with two pretty purple streaks in the front.
32. Copper and Blonde Combo Hair
Copper and blonde complement each other so well. Here she went with a lovely short hairstyle and kept her short hair a pretty copper color. She added a generous amount of blonde for the front money piece, and it looks amazing.
33. Dimensional Icy Pop Hair
Dimensional color is a technique where you add in light and darker tones; this ensures that you look natural. She kept it about mid-length and went with dark roots for a fresh finish.
34. Natural-Looking Sun-Kissed Hair
Every girl wants to look sun-kissed and natural. In the look above, she is wearing a perfectly sun-kissed hairstyle. She has styled her dark with plenty of blonde highlights and a thick money piece.
35. Golden Blonde Hair
Golden brown hair is another color to consider when thinking about getting the fashionable money-piece look. She has added golden brown to hers and kept the rest of the hair dark brown, looking fantastic.
36. High-Contrast Blonde for Long Hair
One of the best ways to create contrast in your hair is to add opposite colors. Here she has done just that by keeping her hair dark and adding small streaks of blonde to the front. She kept it styled wavy, and it looks amazing.
37. Ash Gray Blonde for Dark Hair
Ash-gray is one of the most popular hair colors for women of all ages. In the look above, she is wearing dark and light tones of gray. Be sure to add a lighter tone in the front to get the whole vibe of this look.
38. Chunky Blonde Hair with Waves
Chunky highlights are a classic way to lighten up your hair fast. She is wearing her extra long hair with a thick blonde money piece in the front and adding a darker blonde to the rest.
39. Face-Framing Beige Blonde Hair
A beige-blonde color is a perfect addition to dark brown hair. Here they went with a bright section of beige in the front and kept the rest dark and natural. Add in big waves to get the most out of this style.
40. Mid-Length Blonde Hair
Here is a perfect winter hairstyle for women. She has kept her hair about shoulder-length and added highlights a few shades lighter than her natural color. Then they went with a beautiful lighter blonde hue in the front.
41. Creamy Blonde for Blunt Bob Cut
Blunt bob hairstyles are beautiful hairstyles that women are always tweaking to make their own. Here she went with a dark color in the back and an extra light blonde money piece in the front. Keep it straight to get this whole sleek vibe.
42. Velvet Hair with Pink Strips
The next style has a pretty velvet hair look. To get this style, you will want to keep most of your hair a dark velvet color and then go with a pretty pink section in the front, which looks amazing.
43. Stunning Face-Framing Platinum Hair
Here is another stunning style for women who want a unique hair color. Here she is wearing a neutral brown and a silvery white color for the highlights and money piece. You can alternate the streaks on top as she did here too.
44. Two-Toned Blonde Hair
Two-toned blonde and brown styles are so beautiful. In the look above, she has kept her style pin-straight with dark black hair and added in curtain bangs and a light tone throughout. If you try this lookout, you will love how you look.
45. Magenta Hair with White Streaks
Magenta and white are an unexpecting color combo that looks wonderful in your hair. Here she went with a base of magenta and added a beautiful bright hue in the front. It would be easier to get this style with shorter hair because it is much less color.
46. Messy Teal Green Highlights
Up next is a stunning short hairstyle for women with dark hair. Here she has a messy teal highlight in the front of her style, framing her face perfectly. You can wear this look swept over as she has here or try a mid-part out.
47. Wipsy Orange Blonde Highlights
Wispy hairstyles are popular for women of all ages. She wore a unique blonde and orange color, which looked amazing.
48. Copper Hair with Blonde Face-Frame
If you are lucky enough to have naturally orange hair as she has here, then you are already so blessed. She then added a bit of spice with a bright blonde money piece. Keep it curly to show off your beautiful color and look amazing.
49. Black Hair with Pink Streaks
Black hair with pink streaks is just a hot-looking style. Here she has kept her hair mostly dark with a bright pink section in the front. You could always swap these colors and try the base pink.
50. Dimensional Brunette Hair
Here is an extra long hairstyle with dimensional brown hair color and a bright money piece. She has styled it with beach waves and a middle part; it looks so pretty.
Are you ready to book your appointment for a money-piece hairstyle? Are you thinking about going blonde, or are you going to try a new color? Please leave us a comment and let us know how much you love your new style.
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.