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A Textured Chunky Summer Bob

A Textured Chunky Summer Bob

Valorie Curry with a choppy bob - Kelsey in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 8). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME Valorie Curry with a choppy bob - Kelsey in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 8). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME

A textured chunky summer bob is a great haircut for most hair types and textures.

When properly cut and styled it's incredibly easy to manage with tremendous versatility.

Actress Valorie Curry played Kelsey, the super smart and sassy super coder on Season 4 of House Of Lies.

Technology Goddess With Textured Chunky Bob

Valorie Curry as Kelsey in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 2). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME Valorie Curry as Kelsey in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 2). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME

As part of her image as a technology goddess, she rocked a fab textured chunky bob.

As Season 4 unfolded, Kelsey's intriguing and intimidating personality dominated the attention of Ben Schwartz as Clyde Oberholt and Josh Lawson as Doug Guggenheim.

Transitioning Textured Bob

Her edgy textured chunky bob transitioned as her power based expanded.

Kelsey's hair, which appears to be naturally textured with a Type 2b or c wave pattern.

Bob Versatility

Valorie Curry as Kelsey in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 1). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME - All Rights Reserved Valorie Curry as Kelsey in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 1). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME - All Rights Reserved

Throughout the season Kelsey demonstrated the versatility of her chunky bob, accessorizing with headbands, wraps and hair clips.

She instantly changed up her chunky bob by tucking it behind her ears, altering the parts and the fringes.

As the length naturally grew out, Kelsey even added tiny accent braids, mini ponytails and faux twists.

Perfect Haircut For A Code Jockey

Even though her character is a badass code jockey with touches of arrogance and social awkwardness, she's sizzling hot in her pierced inked nerdiness.

Kelsey is also filmed working at all types of weird hours where she's the only one in the building.

Josh Lawson as Doug Guggenheim and Valorie Curry as Kelsey in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 6). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME Josh Lawson as Doug Guggenheim and Valorie Curry as Kelsey in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 6). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME

This fits with the reality of many coding superstars who exude confidence in their technological prowess.

Female geeks, contrary to popular opinion, are no exception to this rule.

Not willing to suffer fools lightly, Kelsey demands respect for the technology she develops.

Her sizzling hot bob hairstyle is just another part of her iconic package.

How Valorie's Bob Was Cut

Valorie Curry as Kelsey and Josh Lawson as Doug Guggenheim in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 8). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME Valorie Curry as Kelsey and Josh Lawson as Doug Guggenheim in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 8). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME

Valorie's thick, slightly  textured tresses were cut to chunky bob perfection.

The sides were scissored into long layers  to add lift and definition while instantly reducing unnecessary bulk.

This bob haircut can be amped up with highlights, lowlights or trendy color fades.

Styling Techniques

Valorie Curry as Kelsey and Ben Schwartz as Clyde Oberholt in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 5). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME Valorie Curry as Kelsey and Ben Schwartz as Clyde Oberholt in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 5). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME

Valorie's textured bob can be air dryed or prepped with an array of styling creams, gels or similar and blow dryed with a round brush.

The Textured Bob May Not Work For Everyone

While the textured bob is a great haircut and style for Kelsey on Showtime's House of Lies, it may not work for all hair types, textures, face shapes and occupations.

Some hair which it tightly textured or spans the 4A, B or Z patterns may not work well when cut into a textured chunky bob.

Ben Schwartz as Clyde Oberholt, Josh Lawson as Doug Guggenheim and Valorie Curry as Kelsey in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 5). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME Ben Schwartz as Clyde Oberholt, Josh Lawson as Doug Guggenheim and Valorie Curry as Kelsey in House of Lies (Season 4, Episode 5). - Photo: Michael Desmond/SHOWTIME

Print out several very large photos of the chunky bob from all angles and take it to your favorite stylist.

Ask their advice about how compatible your hair type and texture would be with this chunky bob hairstyle.

Summary - A Textured Chunky Summer Bob

A textured chunky summer bob like the worn by Valorie Curry as Kelsey in Showtime's House of Lies  is a great haircut for most hair types and textures.

Not only is it easy to maintain, wash and style, it can take on a variety of shapes and forms.  Whether you air dry or blow dry, you can take this textured chunky bob from tousled to sleek and finished.

If you love medium to short hair, this may be the Summer hairstyle for you.

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