But bronde – the almost universally flattering blend of blonde and brunette tones – is a trend with serious staying power. Just ask Gigi Hadid, who recently returned to her naturally bronde locks after a dalliance with tresses teetering on the blonder side.
With cooler weather on the way, now is the perfect time to experiment with the low-maintenance, highly popular look. To help you on your way, we’ve compiled 50 of the best brondes below.
Gigi Hadid is the ultimate bronde hair muse.
Lily Rose Depp’s natural bronde hair suits her aura of effortless cool.
Saint Laurent muse and Tiffany & Co. face Edie Campbell has made the hair colour trend her own, with darker roots making way to dark blonde ends.
Bronde hair is Brit It-girl Lily James’ go-to.
Cara Delevingne is another It Brit to alternate between shades of light brunette and dark blonde hair.
Amber Heard’s natural bronde.
Although she’s now gone back to light blonde, we loved Diane Kruger’s darker phase.
Multi-dimensional highlights on Olivia Palermo.
Blonde balayage makes for a sunkissed style on Suki Waterhouse.
Abbey Lee Kershaw lends polish to her bronde hair look with Hollywood curls.
Ultimate bronde bombshell Chrissy Teigen.
See also: Gisele Bundchen.
Ashley Benson dabbles in the look.
Alexa Chung proves the power of short bronde hair.
Before she went platinum, Olivia Wilde rocked long butterscotch locks.
Even Taylor Swift had a phase.
A bronde lob on Jessica Alba.
A darker shade on model Jourdan Dunn.
Elizabeth Olsen’s long bronde hair.
One of the original brondes: J.Lo. We love how she’s added creamy blonde highlights for this look.
Jessica Biel enhances her natural colour with blonde highlights.
A soft, single-tone take at Roland Mouret.
Pale bronde tones at Christian Dior.
Karlie Kloss rocks pale bronde.
Poppy Delevinge blends blonde with caramel undertones for a natural effect.
Blake Lively’s caramel blonde hair.
Brie Larson’s butterscotch bronde.
Multi-tonal colour on Victoria’s Secret model Behati Prinsloo.
Rich dark brunette hair suits Kristen Stewart’s fair complexion.
Martha Hunt presents a creamy take on blonde/bronde hair.
Creamy highlights make for a natural-looking bronde on model Laura Love.
Chiara Ferragni’s famous head of hair.
Xenia Van der Woodsen’s light bronde hair.
Grunge bronde at Chloe.
Strawberry blonde meets bronde backstage at Chloe.
Hailey Baldwin’s glossy locks at Tommy Hilfiger.
Josephine Skriver’s natural colour.
Butterscotch balayage at Michael Kors.
Honey sombre at Jenny Packham.
Subtle blonde highlights on Josephine Skriver.
Toffee bronde at Chicca Lualdi.
Golden blonde at Fendi.
Dark blonde on Natasha Poly.
Bec Judd's perfect dye job.
Backstage at Fashion Week.
Want more? We love this video showing the power of bronde hair dye: