There’s nothing wrong with being fake—when it comes to the bob, that is. So you loved Gatsby hair, but aren’t ready to go under the scissors? Cut out the dramatics and ‘do as the celebs do, by pinning your hair into an easy faux bob à la Emma Watson, Kerry Washington, Naomi Watts, Amy Adams, Freida Pinto and more of your favorite trendsetters.
At the CMT Awards, Taylor Swift worked the red carpet in a chic faux crop pinned low at the nape of her neck and accented by her blunt bangs.
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Kerry Washington went full flapper at the American Music Awards, styling her fringed yellow Stella McCartney dress with a curly faux bob.
Freida Pinto rolled and tucked her hair into a smooth bob with a lot of volume at the SAG Awards.
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At the premiere of The Bling Ring, Haley Bennett glammed up with a pin-curled asymmetrical bob.
Stars are loving bobs with a little wave, but Emma Watson went straight and sleek at the L.A. premiere of This is the End, almost fooling us into thinking she’d returned to her former short hair days.
At the Taormina Film Festival, Amy Adams glowed in a loosely-pinned wavy bob which showed off her turquoise drop earrings.
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Amy Poehler tucked her hair into a piecey bob with side-swept bangs at the White House Correspondents Dinner.
For the love of great hair, Naomi Watts did a waved mock bob at the For the Love of Cinema event (and we loved it).
Emmy Rossum channeled vintage charm at the A Night at Sardi’s benefit event, slicking her hair to the side in a super-short faux bob.
Olivia Wilde looked straight off the Downton Abbey set in her neat bob at a screening of Drinking Buddies at SXSW.
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