I was trying to grow out my hair, but with thick, heavy hair, that's not easy during Spring and Summer in the South.
So, I opted for a short bob that would be easy to grow out.
This is the style I picked:
I have a really good relationship with my stylist, and we've known one another for years. She knows that I'll generally choose a style that works with my hair's weight and texture and that I don't expect to look exactly like the picture I bring in. Still, we got pretty damned close:
I love how the new cut really puts emphasis on my pink highlights. They looked washed out in the picture, but they're nice and bright. I'll try to get a better picture later on.