One of the great things about braids is that you can try them in different lengths. One day you can have very long braids and the next you can have shorter styles like bobs. A braided bob is a classic, chic and easy to wear hair idea that will suit everyone. With the new spring season upon us and summer just round the corner, now is the perfect time to try this easy to manage, shorter style. So, to give you some hair inspo today, we have 23 beautiful bob box braids styles. We have a look for everyone from simple and stylish to trendy, bold and colorful looks. Read on to find your next gorgeous braided style.
1. Classy Bob Box Braids
First up, we have this simple, chic and classic braided bob. So, the hair is braided beautifully and the hair curls under like it does with a traditional bob style. It is very cute and easy to wear. You can recreate this or try a shorter braid length. Maybe a little closer to the chin. Hair like this will look stunning on anyone and it will never go out of style.
2. Bob Braids with Curls
This next hair idea is one of our favorites because it is so pretty and stylish! Here we have knotless bohemian braids. When braids are bohemian, they will feature braids and curls. This is a gorgeous example. The hair is in a long bob length with lots of loose curls. This braids and waves look is perfect for the summer and it will glam up your look for any occasion.
3. Chic Short Bob
Looking for a chic and easy to wear style? If so, this could be for you. For this look, the hair is braided into a short bob that just goes below the chin and each braid is a beautiful brown color. The actual braided style is elegant and classic while the color is warm and stylish. This is just a gorgeous hair idea that will suit everyone of all ages.
4. Chunky Bob Box Braids
Just like you can choose braid length, you can also choose the thickness. We have shown some thinner braids and now it is time for the chunky ones. Here we have have a long braided bob with chunky braids and some locs too. The box braids are beautiful and the thicker braid creates a trendy bob. Recreate this or we think it would look amazing in a different color, especially for spring and summer. Maybe blonde or burgundy if you feel bold.
5. Short Red Box Braids
Speaking of braids in different colors, this next hair idea is so bold and vibrant! This style features a simple braided bob and each braid is bright burgundy color. Most of the braids are also accessorized with gold or silver accessories including dangling charms, cuffs and a cord too. It is a stunning look that is perfect for those who like to make a statement.
6. Elegant Bob with a Side Part
Next, we have a cute and pretty bob to show you. The hair is braided with a side part and the bob is a longer length. We love this version of braided bob because it is stylish, chic and elegant. Hair like this will suit everyone and it is perfect for those who need hair that does it all. If you need a beautiful but easy to wear style for say work, but also need a glam look for the evening. This hairstyle will have you covered. We also love how one side of the bob features feed in braids. This gives the braids a more neat and elegant look.
7. Caramel and Blonde Bob
Another color you could try is blonde and here is how to wear it in style. Here we have a classic braided bob. Most of the braids are a warm caramel shade while some of the other braids are bright blonde. The whole look is finished off with gold cuffs. We love the warm blonde and think it will be perfect for the summer. Try a similar hairstyle or you can have the caramel color without the bright blonde. Either way, your hair will look gorgeous.
8. Trendy Hair Idea
The next hairstyle is so trendy and easy to wear. For this look, the hair is braided into a long bob that curls under at the ends. Some of the braids have cords and cuffs. It is so easy to wear and it looks so modern and stylish. Recreate this look or you can try the bob without the accessories. To make it more statement making, you can add a pop of bolder color.
9. Long Bob with Gold Accessories
Like the long bob hairstyles? If so, take a look at this. This style features chunky box braids that go just below the chin. The hair is also accessorized with a dark gold cord. While the end of each braid has a gold accessory. The actual hairstyle is very chic and the accessories add glamour. You can try a similar version of this or take the length shorter for a cute bob look.
10. Colorful Bob with Jumbo Braids
Next, we have a cute and colorful bob. The hair is styled into chunky braids that are thinner at the ends. Some of the braids are also accessorized with colorful cords. We love the vibrant cords because they add a pop of color to the hair. It is a fun and statement making hairstyle and it would be great for the summer. Try the rainbow cords or choose other bold colors.
11. Chunky Braided Bob
The next hair idea is cute and easy to wear. Here we have chunky braids that are styled into a short chin length bob. Each braid is decorated with gold cuffs. We love the length of the braids because the chin length bob is a stylish classic. This hairstyle will look amazing on every woman and you can recreate with or without the cuffs. A similar bob with no cuffs will look subtler and chic.
12. Blonde Braided Half Updo
This next braid idea shows a gorgeous hair color and a trendy way to style your bob. For this look, the hair is styled into a longer bob. Half of the braids are left loose and half are tied up which creates a trendy half updo. All of the braids are also a beautiful blonde color. We love everything about this style and it will be great for the summer.
13. Stylish Long Bob
Love the long bob looks? If so, take a look at this one. The hair styled into chunky box braids with a length that just goes past the chin. This style is finished off with statement making cuffs. It is another trendy and chic hairstyle that will look amazing on anyone. Recreate this or you can try shorter braids.
14. Double Buns Half Updo
We love this next hair idea, it is another one of our favourites! Here we have a cute braided bob. Half of the braids are left loose while the other half are styled into two buns. The double bun look is so cute, fun and stylish. It is a pretty half updo and it is perfect for the spring and summer. Try a similar style or you can try one bun. This hairstyle would look great with ombre color, maybe pink, purple or blue.
15. Short Bob Box Braids
Next, we have a short braided bob. For this look, the hair is styled into thin braids with a shorter length. These braids are chin length which creates an elegant and timeless bob style. Hair like this will suit all women and it will look casual or glam depending on how you wear it. Keep it simple and chic or you can add some accessories.
16. Long Bob with a Cord
Like the accessorized hairstyles? If so, check this out. This style features another long bob with chunky braids. Each braid has a gold accessory at the end and one braid at the front is decorated with a gold cord. The style is simple and beautiful while the gold accessories really jazz it up. Recreate this or try a different colored cord for a more unique look.
17. Box Braid Bob
The next hair idea features a gorgeous box braid bob. These braids are a longer braid length and are adorned with gold accessories. It is a simple and stunning hairstyle that will suit everyone. This is another bob that will look amazing day or night, for any occasion. Try a similar style or try without the gold accessories.
18. Cute Braided Bob Idea
This next bob is another cute one. The hair is braided into a simple and chic bob with curled ends. It also has a side part and a stylish hair accessory. This is a beautiful style that will look gorgeous on anyone. Recreate this chic and classic look or you can jazz it up with some color. A blonde version of this bob will look amazing.
19. Half Bun with a Long Bob
If you love the half updos, then you need to see this hair idea. Here we have another long bob. Half of the braids are left loose while the other half are tied up into a relaxed bun. It is just another cute and trendy way to style your braids. This is another great hair idea for the summer and you can try the half bun with shorter braids as well.
20. Burgundy Bob Braids
Next, we have another burgundy look to show you. The hair is styled into a cute and curled under bob. Each braid is also a dark burgundy shade. We love the chic bob combined with the trendy color. It is a gorgeous and bold hair idea that will make a statement. This darker shade is perfect for the fall and winter.
21. Chunky and Blunt Bob
We love this next hair idea! For this look, the hair is braided into a long bob with blunt ends. Each braid is also adorned with gold. The blunt cut braids look gorgeous and the gold adds luxury and glamour. Hair like this will make you feel like a Queen every day. Try something similar or you can go for a shorter bob length.
22. Stylish Braided Updo
This hair idea features another half updo. The hair is in a classic bob length and it styled into a relaxed updo. Some of the braids are also accessorized. It is a pretty and trendy hair idea. You can recreate with or without the accessories. We think this hairstyle would look great in cool blonde shade too.
23. Blonde and Pink Bob
The last braided bob is another one of our favorites! Here we have curled under braids that are either bright blonde or vibrant pink. We love the blonde and pink color combo, it is so statement making and fun! These hair colors will be perfect for the summer and they will make you stand out from the crowd in style!
We hope you love these bob box braids and have found a cute and short style to try!