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50 Trendy Short Shag Haircuts in 2024

Ema Globyte

Short shag haircuts are perfectly suited to women who are young in spirit. These are created by razoring, resulting in lots of texture and a messy layered look. This crop can be paired with a bold, statement color for a stand-out vibe or with soft, feminine hues to generate a balanced, laid-back look. You choose!

With all the different ways to adopt this layered style, there’s sure to be a look for everyone. Find yours below!

1. Modern Disheveled Mullet. The hairdo displayed below is a great illustration of the bedhead done right. This shullet is boyish and bold.

Short shag haircuts are perfectly suited to women who are young in spirit. These are created by razoring, resulting in lots of texture and a messy layered look. This crop can be paired with a bold, statement color for a stand-out vibe or with soft, feminine hues to generate a balanced, laid-back look. You choose!

With all the different ways to adopt this layered style, there’s sure to be a look for everyone. Find yours below!

1. Modern Disheveled Mullet. The hairdo displayed below is a great illustration of the bedhead done right. This shullet is boyish and bold.

2. Soft Messy Shullet. Wavy styling matches perfectly with the unkempt nature of the messy mullet. The cut displayed here is inverted and tousled into a complete mess!

3. Simple Wolf Crop. A collarbone crop isn’t only about choppy layers. You can keep yours as edgy or as laid-back as you would prefer. This one is just simple and cool.

4. Rough Two-Tone Mullet. What can be better than a messy pixie? A two-tone pixie mullet! This stunning hairdo built on contrasts will be a head-turner whenever you walk out of your home.

5. Rose Gold Choppy Mullet. If you have natural light brown or dark blonde hair, why not try soft copper hues? The transition to the new color will be easy! Besides, a shullet is a perfect match for it.

6. Crop with Sticking-Out Pieces. It is always the right season for a bedhead. This one, for instance, adds a light romantic vibe to your look, reminding of the fresh breeze and sun, no matter the weather!

7. Silver Blonde Wispy Bob. A messy crop looks irresistible on blonde hair, and the frosted blonde is the perfect icing on the cake! Shaggy layers will add texture and volume to your hairdo.

8. Edgy yet Soft Charcoal Bob.All sorts of shullets have the potential to be full of texture and dimension. Adding some shine-boosting highlights can further enhance this feature.

9. Bright Choppy Mullet. One of the most unusual edgy coifs is a mullet in a bright color. The sweetness of the pink color is balanced by the bold choppy finish.

10. Brunette Wolf Bob with Bangs. If you want to combine a tomboy look with a girly style, try this hairdo. This bob with messy layers gives out your rebellious nature, while the bangs soften facial features.

11. Fuzzy Dirty Blonde Mullet. This edgy gray pixie with longer hair in the back is something you would see in anime or on the runway. It may look surreal, but you don’t have to cross it out of your wish list – you can totally pull it off!

12. Honey-Tinted Bixie with a Wave. Here is one of the statement crops that combine the interior layers of a pixie with the length of a bob to produce a highly textured style tailored to the wavy hair type.

13. Tousled Bixie for a Round Face. The arched bangs, piece-y layers, and light waves create a look that complements the round face shape like no other! Such crops can flatteringly elongate and frame your face.

14. Disconnected Chin-Length Bob. This universal style deserves the title of the top crop in 2024. It suits any face shape and hair color, so you risk nothing when getting it!

15. Wispy Bob with Front Pieces. There is so much going on in this bob: cropped bangs, bright highlights, elongated front pieces, and wispy layers. It may be difficult to perform, but the result is very well worth it!

16. Messy Mullet for Thin Hair. Disheveled crops for fine hair add confidence because they make it look fuller. Go for sure-stunners, such as this one! Feathered layers will bring the much-needed texture and volume.

17. Spiky Textured Pixie Hawk. Mohawks can inspire you to wear your gorgeous hair like a crown. Here’s a bright coif worth of a fairy queen!

18. Piece-y Rose Gold Mullet. This elongated mullet will make you look like the leading actress of a romantic musical. Combine it with unusual shades, such as coral, pearl, or auburn, for an even more stunning effect.

19. Funky Messy Bixie. Fantastic bedheads like this one make words like bold, daring, and sassy flood your mind. Her shocking bleached hair is reminiscent of the funky crops from the 70’s.

20. Tousled Bob with Bangs. You may find this hairdo on a list of current crops for ladies over 50 but, trust us, you can rock it at any age! Add wispy bangs for face-framing.

21. Razored Bob Crop with Highlights. There is absolutely no way to resist your charm with this messy bob. Ask your stylist for a razored crop to release your quirky side.

22. Neck-Length Piece-y Layered Bob. This crop retains the blunt line of a bob on the bottom but adds a good deal of layers throughout the back to volumize the crown and complement it with a lift in the front.

23. Parisian Crop with Choppy Bangs. You have definitely seen this coif in French movies. No wonder, as it is flattering for most face shapes and hair colors! Besides, it will help you embrace your natural wavy hair texture.

24. Lilac Inverted Sliced Bob. Chopped crops for women have so many variations! This one, for instance, proves that experiments with hair dyes can be a good idea, especially when combined with uneven feathered layers and choppy bangs.

25. Edgy Shullet with Micro Bangs. Meet a new addition to hybrid coifs — the cool-girl’s shullet that offers a less dramatic difference between the front and back lengths compared to the ’80s mullet and fills the style with jaggy layers.

26. Collarbone Shattered Bob. With the fringe stepping down from the bridge of the nose to the cheekbones, this airy style sits on the lob’s length, but its shape is totally transformed by a series of feathered layers.

27. Midnight Black Wolf Mullet. Another crossover from our collection, this trendy bi-level style enhances volume and texture at the top with cropped layers yet leaves some longer bits in the back to cover the neck.

28. Jaw-Length Crisp Jaggy Bob. This golden blonde version of a bixie proves that the crop works on both wavy and straight hair types, especially when the choppiness is further elevated with a piece-y fringe.

29. Grown-Out Sliced Pixie. Well, you don’t actually need to avoid bedhead crops if you want a more put-together look like this long pixie. It’s both feminine and sassy, but not over the top.

30. Laid-Back Bixie Makeover. For women who are tired of spotting their current look and desire a change, a messy bob can do magic. A soft bixie with less spiky edges will refresh your appearance and the change won’t appear drastic.

31. Layered Bob with Blunt Bangs. Girls with face shapes that can pull off a straight-across fringe, such as heart-shaped faces, can add drama to their look by setting the blunt finish in the front against the sliced-out ends around the perimeter.

32. Spiky Mullet with Seamless Highlights. Here is a great example of textured crops for older women since this mullet feels ultimately modern and lived-in while giving the hair depth, movement, and texture.

33. Ash Blonde Chopped Pixie. Apart from the stunning shade of platinum blonde, this coif strikes the eye with the perfect balance between the clean shape and the choppy finish accentuated by the longer snips around the face.

34. Messy Crop for Curly Hair. There is something really fascinating about bedhead looks for women. They are versatile, sweet, and cute, and you can adapt them to suit your style. You can even curl up your crop to make your hair full and fabulous.

35. Wavy French Bob for Thick Hair. Despite all their debulking power, messy bobs for women with thick manes can stick out if the layers are cut too high, which is not the case with this handsomely textured lip-length bob.

36. Rooty Blonde Shullet for Fine Hair. This 70s-inspired crop is perfectly customized to finer strands, as it features midshaft layers in the back to boost the crown, retains longer pieces on the sides for more body, and gets depth with shadow roots.

37. Retro Razored Shullet. Reminiscent of Hayley William’s rocker bob, this copper-toned crop exudes boldness and an edgy feel.

38. Airy Feathered Platinum Bixie. This is another find for thin-haired ladies looking for edgy coifs — it creates volume at the top with dynamic pieces and throws plenty of layered strands forward to deliver fullness around the face.

39. Brunette Textured Bob. The density of the bottom layer is maintained to preserve the thickness of the crop. The texturizing on the top layers produces the right amount of messiness for a casual look.

40. Shaggy Pixie for Thick Hair. A messy pixie is definitely a statement crop. The type of hair that goes well with a remarkable personality. Give ’em something to remember you for – a chopped pixie is just the right thing.

41. Messy Peach Blonde Mullet. Here is a bit messier iteration of Miley Cyrus’ shaggy mullet that has breathed new life into the ’80s shullet and made it extremely popular.

42. Cropped Bedhead Bob. A bob will always remain a popular coif of any decade, looking amazing on both young and not so young ladies. The youthful vibes of a messy crop make it a favorite look for most women. The texture adds an airy feel that volumizes your hair.

43. Wispy Messy Shullet with Bangs. The dirty blonde crop with curtain bangs is a stunner. The crisp bangs and side pieces framing your face ooze a really sultry vibe. Highlight your hair with a fitting blonde shade for extra glitz.

44. Shattered Bob with Bottleneck Bangs. Proving the diversity of textured bobs, this bright blonde crop spotlights the eyes with the cute graduated bangs and maximizes the feathery feel by styling the side pieces away from the face.

45. Jaggy Feathered French Mullet. Brunettes can try to copy this crop for a charming French belle look. Cute baby bangs with long side pieces add fascinating Parisian vibes to shullets.

46. Long Choppy Pixie. If you are not ready for a drastic chop but want to dip your toes in the pixie waters, its longer version will give you the desired lightness and texture accompanied by an easy transition to a layered bob or a mullet.

47. Two-Tone Bedhead Mullet. We love two things about this layered crop; firstly, the cool messy finish of the locks, and secondly, how this face-framing fringe narrowed down her face to give her a youthful look. This coif is really flattering on older women.

48. Edgy Razored Bob with Bangs. This brunette style couples multiple layers with lavishly feathered ends, which is just the thing for thick manes to remove excessive weight and gain texture and airiness.

49. Modern Pageboy Crop. Like many other styles in our collection, this variety takes inspiration from the coifs popular in the 80s, but the wispy finish and tousled styling make it more effortless and fashion-forward.

50. Short Edgy Pastel Pink Bob. Bring out edgy and sexy vibes. To inject more individuality into your crop, get your hair choppy and a little longer at the crown. Finish off with pastel highlights for an intriguing, sassy look.

With all the variety of options available, it can be hard to find the right women’s crops – simple and flattering yet with a customized touch. We’ve tried to do the down-and-dirty hard work for you by scouring Instagram for the most distinctive ideas that you can take with you to the salon today. Don’t forget to share some of your favorite picks with your friends!

  • Christine

    I love how you have the masks on the models! I look forward to my next haircut where I will try one of these cuts!