From the daily archives: "Wednesday, January 1, 2014"

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Removing weight redefines classic shapes. Highly texturized ends separate into delicate tapers, breaking up the usually-heavy edges of a bob. The blunt bangs and dark color add solidity to the soft wispy outline. This inspiring cut is a whole new look for bobbed length hair. Click the style notes to learn how to make it your own in 2014.  –– Laura Martin

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This playful short style is the perfect blend of sleek and textured. It has a strong bob outline but a piecey, tapered interior, and playful micro-bangs. Sides are carved out to open up the face and show off the cheekbones. The length falls playfully just below the jaw. The effect is polished and playful, a perfect look for the new year. Read on for steps to achieving the look.  ––Laura Martin

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