Bob hairstyle in Amsterdam at day&night hairdressers

Bob hairstyle

Are you ready for a hairstyle that combines style, versatility, and timeless elegance? Meet the bob, an iconic haircut that originated in the 1920s and has only gained popularity since. Whether you choose a classic bob, a playful messy bob, or a chic Italian bob, at day&night hairdressers, we help you find the perfect look that reflects your personality.

The benefits

A bob haircut offers numerous advantages:

  • Versatility: suitable for all hair types and face shapes.
  • Easy to style: whether you prefer straight, wavy, or curly looks, a bob can do it all.
  • Low maintenance: regular trims keep the shape, but most bob styles require minimal daily effort.
  • Timeless elegance: a bob haircut never goes out of fashion and always exudes style and confidence.

Make an appointment at one of our salons via the button below and go for an amazing new look!

My hairstylist Geaneta is truly impressive. For years her magical hands have ensured that my hair and full look is described as ‘breathtaking’.” – Sharlexa (translated from Dutch)

What is a bob hairstyle?

A bob is a short to medium-length haircut that typically falls around the jawline but can also be longer. It is characterized by a straight or slightly curved cut and can range from sleek and classic to layered and textured. The bob is beloved for its versatility and timeless appeal, making it suitable for almost any face shape and hair type. This hairstyle offers endless possibilities for personalization and styling, making it a favorite among both hairstylists and clients.

Why choose a bob hairstyle?

The bob haircut offers a versatility that few other hairstyles can match. It is suitable for virtually all hair types and face shapes and can be personalized to suit your unique style and preferences. Whether you want a sleek and classic bob, a playful and layered variant, or something in between, there is always a bob that will suit you perfectly.


Vrouw – kort haarfrom € 65
Vrouw – lang haarfrom € 70
Manfrom € 50

For more prices see our pricinglist

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Types of bob hairstyles

The bob haircut comes in many variations, each suited to different styles and personalities. Explore the most popular bob styles apart from the classic bob and find the perfect look for you.

1. Layered bob

For a casual, effortless look, the layered bob (or: messy bob) is ideal. This style combines playful texture with modern flair. The secret of the messy bob lies in its loose, layered cut that adds movement and volume. Perfect for both casual and chic occasions, this bob exudes a relaxed elegance that requires minimal maintenance.

2. Long bob (Lob)

The long bob, or lob, falls gracefully just above the shoulders. This style offers a chic and versatile look that can be easily styled for both formal and informal settings. A lob is perfect for those who want to keep the softness of long hair while enjoying the benefits of a bob. It can be worn straight, wavy, or curly, and works well with various coloring techniques such as ombre or balayage.

3. Asymmetrical bob

The asymmetrical bob is a bold and modern twist on the classic bob. This style features uneven lengths, with one side longer than the other, creating a dynamic and edgy appearance. Perfect for those who want a unique look that is both stylish and eye-catching. The asymmetrical bob can be worn straight or with added texture, depending on your personal preference.

4. Balayage bob

A balayage bob combines the popular coloring technique of balayage with the classic bob. The result is a dynamic and vibrant look with subtle color transitions that add depth and dimension to your hair. This style is ideal for those who love a natural, sun-kissed appearance. The hand-painted highlights of the balayage technique ensure that your hair looks healthy and radiant, with minimal regrowth.

5. Curly bob

Do you have natural curls? Embrace them with a curly bob. This style accentuates your curls and gives you a voluminous, bouncy look that is always in style. A curly bob can range from a short, bouncy cut to a longer, wavy version. It’s important to use the right hair care products to define your curls and minimize frizz, so you can enjoy a beautiful, natural look every day.

6. Italian bob

Inspired by the stylish looks from Italy, the Italian bob offers a neat, straight cut that exudes elegance and refinement. This bob is often slightly shorter at the back and longer at the front, creating a modern twist on the classic bob. The Italian bob is perfect for those who want a sleek, polished look without sacrificing volume or movement. Combine it with a deep side part or a center part for added drama and style.

“Life is more beautiful when you meet the right hairdresser”

– Peter Coppola

Bob hairstyle in Amsterdam: why choose day&night hairdressers?

At day&night Hairdressers, we understand that a hairstyle is much more than just hair. It’s an expression of who you are. Our experienced stylists are masters at creating the perfect bob that suits your face shape, hair type, and personal style. We offer a wide range of services and have extended opening hours, so you can always find a convenient time to visit us. Additionally, we use only high-quality products to ensure your hair looks not only fabulous but also stays healthy.

day&night | Westerstraat

Westerstraat 123


020 – 244 16 26

day&night | De Pijp

Gerard Douplein 88


020 – 22178 80

What our customers say

Our customers appreciate our salon for the personal attention and excellent quality that our stylists provide. It’s not always easy to find a hairstylist who truly listens to you and understands what you want. That’s why we’re especially proud that our customers feel heard and valued, and keep coming back to us. Add to that the warm, relaxed atmosphere of our salons, and it’s clear why day&night Hairdressers is the top choice for a beautiful bob in Amsterdam.

“Vanessa was my stylist both times I went to the salon and it was an absolutely amazing experience and a pleasure to have her as my hair stylist as she did a great job knowing exactly what to do and how to do my hair! I highly recommend her and with Vanessa you will not go wrong or even change places . Thank you Vanessa!
– Victoria Calin (translated from Dutch)

Ready to rock the bob?

Say goodbye to boring hair and hello to a stylish and timeless bob haircut. Visit one of our salons today and let our expert stylists create a bob hairstyle that suits your personality and lifestyle.

Frequently asked questions about the bob hairstyle

Below you’ll find the most frequently asked questions about this timeless hairstyle. For more information and advice, feel free to contact one of our salons.

1. Is a bob suitable for my face shape?

Yes, a bob can be tailored to almost any face shape. Our stylists are happy to advise you on the best length and style to accentuate your features, whether you have a round, oval, square, or heart-shaped face.

2. How do I maintain my bob haircut?

To keep your bob looking its best, we recommend visiting the salon for a trim every 6-8 weeks. Additionally, use quality products suited to your hair type to maintain its shine and health.

3. Can I cut my curly hair into a bob?

Absolutely! A curly bob is beautiful if you have curly hair. Our stylists will layer your curls to maintain volume and bounce, giving you a dynamic and natural look.

4. What is the difference between a classic bob and a long bob (lob)?

A classic bob usually falls around the jawline, while a long bob (lob) ends just above the shoulders. The lob offers more versatility in styling and is ideal for those who want the benefits of a bob without losing too much length.

5. What products should I use for my bob haircut?

For a shiny and healthy bob, we recommend using a good shampoo and conditioner suited to your hair type. Styling products like mousse or serum can help add texture and definition, especially for a messy or curly bob.