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20 Bob Crochet Braid Styles You’ll Love Instantly

Want a natural-looking, protective hairstyle for your black hair while still looking stylish? Crochet bob with braids is stunning and trending!

Bob crochet braids are the safe haven of hair for when you want to give your hair some time out. You can easily wear on a daily basis and still look fabulous. The spiraling curls channel your inner free spirit giving you a confident, happy look. However, many women find it difficult to style such a cut.

Bob Crochet Braids

Crochet hair usually involves linking synthetic hair extensions with natural hair using crochet needle type hair tools.

For African American women looking for that gorgeous fresh update to their hair but want something that will protect their natural locks, it’s a great option, especially because there are many hair textures and the style can last up to six weeks. If you like being able to have the option of adding fun accessories to your hairstyle but also like the idea of a simple style, then a crochet bob is for you.

To help you out we have compiled 20 amazing bob crochet braid styles that you can’t help falling in love with instantly. Give them a try to experience this unique style for yourself.

1. Crochet Faux Locs Bob

crochet faux locs bob

This bob hairstyle is a combination of natural curls and faux locs. Gold and silver beads interspersed add a little sparkle to the side part style.

2. Short Crochet Bob

short crochet bob

If your hair is thin, a crochet hairstyle can add a bit of thickness. This caramel-colored fluffy bob is just full of curls and the side part lines up right over the eye for a nice angle of dimension.

3. Crochet Box Braided Bob

crochet box braided bob

Box braids with some curl is how we like to see bobs. Whether you have a professional job or something more laid back, this look is perfect and versatile for anything.

4. Curly Crochet Bob

crochet curly bob

A curly crochet bob with height is always a favorite. While the curls might take a bit of prep, after you’ve given your locks a heavy part, the final look is date night ready and you’ll feel glam to the bone.

5. Crochet Twist Bob

crochet twist bob

Golden highlights give a crochet twisted bob a warm glow. The uneven layers are a little boho and a lot relaxed but also completely easily dressed up or down for any occasion.

6. Bob Crochet with Red Highlights

crochet bob with highlights

Bob hairstyles that use crochet braids can be a lovable option for women who want more texture and a brand new look. To recreate this hairdo, you need to style cornrow braids that will act as support for the hair extensions. Sew them with a needle and make sure the new hair pieces cover all the knits, making the hairstyle look so natural.

7. Zig Zag Part

asymmetrical crochet bob

Determine the place where you’ll do the parting and spare that hair section when building the cornrow braids. After you sew in the extensions, use this hair and lay it over the roots to hide the attachments. This will help you achieve a more natural look.

8. Curly Crochet Braids

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There are so many ways you can get a box braided bob hairstyle when your natural hair is too short or not voluminous enough. And hair extensions are your best aid. Sew them on pre-braided hair or create braids that you will trim and adjust in the shape of a bob haircut. You’ll be able to get the color you wanted and the desired length.

9. Braids and Waves

A bob with crochet braids allows you to gain all the volume and texture you want. It’s not mandatory to braid all your hair. You can attach weaves and style braids only here and there. The look is so elegant and with a modern and sassy touch.

10. Braids with Wooden Beads

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Buy platinum blonde and dark hair extensions that are as close as possible to your natural hair color. Go for box braids, and once you have tied the knits, decorate the ends with wooden beads. Use the top braids to create two uneven space buns.

11. Braids with Silver Decorations

crochet bob braids with beads

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Use metallic decorations for the tips to give your braids and bob hairstyle a fabulous aspect. Also, with the pointy end of a rat tail comb, easily pluck out the braids, giving them a fluffier aspect.

12. White Curly Highlights

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If you are a woman over 60, then your hair is not as rich as it used to be, so hair extensions are a great way to gain that full mane again. Opt for a crochet bob hairstyle that are easy to attach, and nobody will be able to spot the difference.

13. Wavy Weave

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Bob hairstyles with crochet braids use cornrows as a base to attach the weaves. This way, you will also protect your natural hair and apply heat on the extensions without creating damage to your own locks. Use a straightening iron and rotate it to get those waves or a heated wand.

14. Twisted Weave

crochet curly bob braids

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There are multiple ways you can attach your extensions. Part the front hair in three pieces and roll them towards the back, where you will attach the curly locks. You will create a stunning bob hairstyle that is ideal for work days, parties, and women of all ages who want more texture and dimension.

15. Passion Twists

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Part your hair into multiple equal sections and tie them with rubber bands. Get curly hair crochets that you will attach as close to your scalp as possible. You can opt for straight hair or curly pieces. Find bundles that look natural and have great hair density.

16. Asymmetrical Crochet Bob

asymmetrical crochet bob

If you’re new to color, try experimenting with a couple magenta highlights on a side parted asymmetrical bob. These gorgeous twists are rich with moisture so your hair will stay protected and shiny.

17. Crochet Bob with Bangs

crochet bob with bangs

Singer Jennifer Hudson once rocked this chic crochet bob with bangs. Short layers all over give much need shape to a thick hairstyle while shaggy bangs come past eyebrows and are a little flirty.

18. Crochet Box Braids

Bob with Crochet Box Braids

Channel the 90s vibes with this super unique crochet bob box braids style that is worth the time spent creating them. You can buy pre-made versions or you can invest some time into doing them yourself. Either way, rest assured, they will look amazing!

Ideal for: The style is a safe place to start if you like your hair neat and orderly. The sophisticated look keeps your hair in place while giving you an instantly new vibe. Perfect for the workplace as well as everyday wear, it is a no-nonsense style that I worth the time spent in creating it.

How to style: Start with freshly shampooed hair. Make tight braids, sectioning the hair, bit by bit. Remember to not let the braid lose as it will clash with the style. The 2-3 hours will be worth it!

19. Super Short Bob Crochet Braids

black women with bob crochet braids

This curly crochet braids is a super cute look that will give you that summery vibe. The pretty curls interlaced with your own hair will give you that all-natural look as well as up your style game.

Ideal for: The look works for most women but is perfect for the diamond and triangle face cuts. If you don’t like your hair all over the face, it is best to steer clear of this look.

How to style: Lace in your braids to create these micro crochet braids bob look. The woven braids give an all-natural look as they are interlaced finely into place. The style is easy to carry every day and will change your appearance instantly.

20. Crotchet Braid Twists

Bob with Twisted Crochet Braids

Fall in love with this modern bob crotchet braids hairstyle. The braid is a twist rather than the conventional three-way style. It gives off a futuristic vibe perfect for modern women.

Ideal for: The braid looks good with almost every face cut. It is unique, pretty and works for formal and informal settings too.

How to style: Crochet the braid in your hair at the very roots. Start the twist with your original hair and slowly transition to the crochet braid, continuing the spiral. The monotonous look is essential for this crochet bob braids style to work.

We know you’re just dying to head to your hairstylist with this list of crochet bobs! How could you not be feeling inspired with as many options as you have – from bouncy shaggy curls and caramel twists to cropped bobs with colorful beaded accessories? Make room on your Instagram for all the new photos you’ll be taking of your trendy new hairstyle!