7 Honey-Blonde Hair Color Shades to Copy Right Now

Nestled between buttery- and sandy-blonde hair is the dreamiest shade your hair needs this summer: honey blonde. When done right, the bronde (brown blonde) shade looks warm—not brassy—and gives you the natural appearance of having just spent a summer frolicking on the beach. Below, seven ways to wear the golden hue, whether you’re looking to add just a hint or a whole lotta honey.

Honey and Caramel Combo


This chocolate shade has layers of caramel and honey, giving it an intensely rich look.

Face-Framing Honey Pieces

All-over blonde isn’t for everyone, but you can still soften a darker base color for summer by adding a touch of warm lightness around your face.

Amber Highlights


The golden tones of honey will make your hair look rich and, as a bonus, help add depth to curly hair.

Sunny Highlights


This honey color blends every blonde shade and creates a dreamy appearance.

Brown-to-Blonde Ombré

This look starts with a rich brown base at the roots and then gradually fades into a blend of bright blonde and golden highlights.


A Hint of Honey

This look proves that just a bit of honey is all you need to enhance your curls.


Honey Tips


This style gives your hair such an effortlessly natural look.