These Celebs Rocking Angled Bobs Will Make You Want to Pull Out Some Scissors

Slash your hair. Up your sexy.

Cutting your hair can be scary, especially if you’ve lived with flowing locks until now. However, if styled correctly, you can rock a shorter ’do with even more confidence than you did with longer hair. The angled bob is a surefire way to make sure this happens. It’s drastic, but the high-low quality is less jarring than an Anna Wintour-style bob. A bob with baby steps, if you will. These 10 ladies have the look down pat. Breeze through these photos for inspiration, and tell us if you’re considering the angled bob in the comments below.

  • 1 Taraji P. Henson
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    The VH1 Big In 2015 With Entertainment Weekly honoree rocked a longer bob at this year’s Emmy Awards.

  • 2 Patricia Arquette
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    The Oscar winner hits gold with this deliberately uneven style.

  • 3 Tami Roman
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    Tami spices up the cut with an ombre-style color. And we’re here for it.

  • 4 Emma Roberts
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    We’re screaming over this queen’s effortlessly short hair.

  • 5 Giuliana Rancic
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    It’s not as dramatic as Patricia’s, but Giuliana’s bob still looks daring.

  • 6 Mary J. Blige
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    She reinvents the symmetrical bob by angling it inwardly. And the result is fire.

  • 7 Anne Hathaway
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    Anne went drastically short with her bob–a bold move, but the result is pure high fashion.

  • 8 Jennifer Lawrence
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    Waves give the normally-harsh angled bob a softer, more ethereal look. Case in point: Ms. Lawrence.

  • 9 Reese Witherspoon
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    Reese opts for a longer bob that curves into her perfect cheekbones. Ideal for day looks.

  • 10 Jenny McCarthy
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    Jenny’s side part exaggerates the angularity of her bob. Do this if you’re looking for something overtly edgy.