Trying to find a definition for hipster haircuts is a difficult thing to do. Generally speaking, the hipster haircuts for men are a variation of a style coming to us through the ages from the Roaring 20s or the rock’n’roll 50s. Apart from that, it can also be a haircut borrowed from ancient cultures, to which a modern spin has been added.

With these ideas in mind, we have decided to shed some light on what the hipster haircut can actually be. Therefore, we have compiled a list of 60 hipster haircuts to inspire you. Here they are!

#1. The Cylinder Hipster Haircuts for Men

The cylinder that you can see on top of the head is, in fact, one fancy, jumbo sized roll. Therefore, this is exactly the way you can obtain it. By rolling your hair at night or using a large curling iron.

cylinder-like hipster haircut

#2. The Messy Top Long Hipster Haircuts

As the name suggests, you need to combine a military haircut with a messy top to get to this hipster look. Use plenty of hair products to make your locks stay in that position all day long. The style will only be complete with a pair of cool glasses and a nose ring.

messy long top hipster haircut

#3. The Classic Hipster Haircuts

Beautiful and elegant as they come, the classic hipster haircut is here to stay. And happier we could not be about that. It makes every man that sports it alongside an oversized beard look manly, rugged, and fancy, all at the same time.

classic hipster haircut

#4. The Young Elvis Hipster Haircuts for Men

As already noted, borrowing from the 50s is a big thing for all hipster kind. Therefore, taking the King as an inspiration for your style seems only right, doesn’t it? Add some fierce tattoos to bring this look into the 2010s and you will be set.

hipster haircut with widow's peak

#5. Spikes and Leather Jackets Hipster Haircuts for Men

Boost your day to day look with these amazing hipster haircut. You will have to shave off both sides and the back of your head and leave longer strands on top. Spike them up with some product. Moreover, you can let one fall lavishly on your forehead. Who says Superman can’t be a hipster?

spiky hipster haircut

#6. The Short and the Hipster

Here is an amazing example of what the hipster culture can do for men all over. This stunning model is sporting an ice blonde tuft of hair combed into perfect. In addition, he also has a naturally looking chestnut beard and a nose ring.

hipster haircut for blonde hair

#7. The Combover Hipster Haircut

There is absolutely no need to part your hair if you don’t feel like it. In fact, 2016 is the year of the ‘no part’ hair, thanks to trendsetters such as David Beckham and Gigi Hadid. The style is unisex and proves that it can complement any type of face.

straight and curly crossover

#8. The Ice Cream

The reason why this hipster haircut got its name is because the crown part looks like freshly poured ice cream. However, in more technical terms, this means you will need to shave off your sides and curl the hair on top of your head.

long curly top and shaved parts hipster haircut

#9. Two in One

Here is an amazing hipster haircut that allows you to sport both straight and curly hair. Depending on the type of hair you have, all you need to do is to take either the straightening or curling iron to it, add some hip accessories and you’re done.

curly and combed hipster haircut

#10. The Choppy Hipster Haircut

Instead of a poised and polished look, you can always go for natural and choppy. As a consequence, you will notice that this hairstyle will add some depth and dimension to your look. Don’t be afraid to go for bold colors.

messy curly top and shaved parts hipster haircut

#11. The Artsy Hipster Haircut

There is no other way of describing this hipster haircut variation than that it is pure art. Hair art, that is. The spikes on top are not the classical messy ones but look more like perfectly symmetrical icicles. At the same time, the sides have been shaved into perfection.

hipster haircut with large spikes

Check out more asymmetrical cuts on our page!

#12. The Funky Hipster Haircut

For the creative ones out there, here is a hipster haircut idea that will have all your senses tingling. Apart from the fact that it looks absolutely amazing, cool, and fresh, it will also add some inches to your height, in case you need them.

funky hipster haircut

#13. The Hipster Mohawk

What does that entail, you ask? In fact, it’s very simple. It’s a traditional mohawk, with the sides shaven off and the bulk of the hair on top of the head. However, instead of the classical spikes, the hipster mohawk requires you to sweep all your top hair on one side and add a glossy finish.

hipster haircut mohawk with shaved sides

#14. The Long Top Low Fade Hipster Haircut

Nothing says hipster like a perfectly tailored beard. Moreover, when that beard comes accompanied by a beautiful haircut, the results are guaranteed. Go for a long top with one massive curl on one part of the head and faded sides.

hipster haircut long top, low fade, and perfectly-shaped beard

#15. The Very Long Front

A little hair product can go a long way. How about a lot of hair product then? Apart from going a long way, that can actually go the extra mile. Go for the no parting updo and sport a massive beard to complement it.

hipster haircut long front with and luxurious beard

#16. The Skin Fade Sides with a Long Top

If you want to make it in the hipster haircut business, you need to go for a bold haircut. This is the perfect one. In addition, you can also sport a dashing moustache, curled upward at the ends. Don’t forget the earrings and classic sunglasses.

hipster haircut with llong and curled top, skin fade and moustache

#17. The Long Undercut Hipster Haircuts for Men

The undercut is a very traditional haircut, with its roots in the Army. You can spice things up hipster style by sporting an undercut and letting the rest of your hair grow.

hipster haircut with long undercut

#18. The Very Long Undercut Hipster Haircuts for Men

This one is a variation of the one above. Therefore, all you need to do is let your hair grow very long. In addition, don’t forget about the undercut. Add a cool long earring and a lip pierce, and you’re good to go, hipster haircut-wise.

very long undercut in hipster haircut

#19. The Messy Man Bun Hipster Haircuts

Looking like you have just rolled out of bed and you’re on the hunt for some coffee and a bagel has never been easier. Let all of your hair grow out. Consequently, as it does, tie it up in messy man buns for a cool and sexy vibe.

hipster haircut with man bun

#20. The Messy Top Bun Hipster Haircuts for Men

As far as variations go, the messy top bun has been all the rage in hipster haircuts for the past few years. In fact, it looks so hot and effortless that many celebrities have started sporting it as well. In addition, it’s one of the easiest styles you can possibly attempt.

hipster haircut with messy man bun

#21. Side Sweeps and High Collars

One way of making a tuxedo and a bowtie look cool and upbeat is by matching them up with a hipster haircut. In this case, you have the long side sweep paired with an outstanding and well-groomed beard.

hipster haircut swept back and skin fade

#22. Redhead Alert Hipster Haircuts for Men

When you have copper red hair and matching beard you absolutely have to sport this hipster haircut. It will highlight your eyes skin tone. Apart from that, it will also showcase your face’s beautiful features.

redhead hipster haircut

#23. The Curly Mohawk

And we’re back to the mohawk. Only that, this time, it’s a curly one. Moreover, it looks like the coolest thing we’ve ever seen as far as hipster haircuts are concerned. This goes to prove once again that they really are for everyone.

hipster haircut with curly mohawk and skin fade

#24. The True Lumberjack

The true lumberjack goes out and engages in all sorts of physical activities. Moreover, he looks good while he’s doing all that. A bushy beard which has been tamed down, complete with a short haircut and some awesome tattoos will make you the perfect lumberjack.

swept back and short hipster haircut

#25. The Elegant Hipster Haircuts for Men

Here is a Clark Kent version of the hipster haircut. Toned down and elegant with a classy vibe is what this hairstyle is all about. The glasses will give you an intellectual vibe, while the crisp suit will make you look like a pro.

elegant hipster haircut for men with dark hair

#26. The Side Shaved Haircut

Take a cue from the military haircuts and shave your head almost all the way through. Still, don’t forget that you need to add a touch of hipster to this. Allow some of your mane to survive the scissor attacks on top of your head.

side shaved blonde hipster haircut

#27. Ash Blonde Hipster Haircuts for Men in Man Bun

This example of a hipster haircut has it all. The beautiful color, which is a rich ash grey blonde, a man bun, and perfectly shaved sides. In addition, the nose ring is a splash of punk to the whole look.

hipster haircut with man bun

#28. The Long Hairflip Hipster Haircuts for Men

You can imagine why this hipster haircut has this name. The model is sporting an icy blonde hue which perfectly complements his eyes and skin tone. Apart from that, the hair flip length and style of his haircut is outstanding.

ash blonde long flip hipster haircut

#29. The Stylish Hipster Haircuts for Men

You may also go for Italian dashing and debonair should the mood strike you. This is a simple haircut, with a natural styling and finish to it. If needed, use some hair product.

stylish hipster haircutcut for men with blonde hair

#30. Flowing Locks and Perfect Beards

This right here might be the motto of the perfectly manicured hipster man. A side sweep with long and beautiful tresses on one side which, in addition, reveals a shaven other side and a gorgeous beard.

long top and low fade hipster haircut

#31. Spikes All Over Hipster Haircuts for Men

To get this particular look, instead of parting your hair on one side, you can always have two lines, on each side of the head. Spikes and hair product are a must here, so that you hear doesn’t look limp and out of shape.

skin fade and long spiky top hipster haircut

#32. Beach Waves Hipster Haircuts for Men

When you’re a hipster and you want beach waves, you’re in luck because they are not just for the ladies anymore. A long line of hair, side swept simply to one part and covered in some gel will get you there.

hipster haircut with messy long hair and thick beard

#33. The Cylinder Roll Gets an Upgrade

Yes, even though you thought the cylinder roll is the height of the hipster haircuts, it can, and it has received an upgrade. It comes in the shape of a few loose, straight strands hanging down your face for a touch of boyish charm.

hipster haircut for long and dark hair

#34. The 3D Hipster Haircuts for Men

This is yet another example of how a simple hipster haircut can cross the line into becoming art. As you can see, this lovely cut has depth and dimension to it, which accentuates the model’s facial features.

simple hipster haircut for men with red hair

#35. The Don Quixote Hipster Haircuts for Men

That means the moustache because the haircut is simple enough. The reason is that, when you sport such facial hair, it’s best to keep your mane to a minimum.

short and combed hipster haircut

#36. Grey Means Wisdom

And wisdom did this model have when he decided to sport this hipster haircut. The short sides and comb over on the dome of his head make him look outstandingly elegant and fierce at the same time.

amazing hipster haircut for men with grey hair

#37. The Crow’s Nest Man Bun

So, there’s the top man bun, which we’ve already covered above and then there’s the crow’s nest man bun. You can see it here in a beautiful display of masculinity and style. In addition, it sits atop a perfect beard.

hipster haircut with very high man bun

#38. The Samurai Man Bun Hipster Haircuts for Men

This amazing hairstyle is what you get when you cut your hair into a stylish bob. As a consequence, you can tie the longer strands of hair in the front into a top knot and leave the back ones flowing.

beautiful hipster haircut with samurai man bun

#39. Pretty for College

Here is a take on the old Ivy League college haircuts and dos. Behold the age of the hipster haircut when the young college boys have never looked better!

hipster haircut with high top for blonde hair

#40. The Half Emo Hipster Haircuts for Men

Borrowing once again from other subcultures just to make them great again, here is a take on the Emo haircut. However, this time is only half of it, combined with a perfect skin fade and simple stud earrings.

skin fade and high top hipster haircut

#41. A Messy Top and a Messy Beard

A shaggy appearance has never looked so cool than with this hipster haircut. Complete the style with a matching beard and watch how all the ladies swoon when they see you. Don’t forget about the bushy moustache.

skin fade, thick beard and long and messy top hipster haircut

#42. The Side Bob Hipster Haircuts for Men

Men can wear bob haircuts too, as long as they are styled properly. Here is a perfect example of what that could look like. In addition, the model is sporting a lovely ashy blonde hue to his tresses.

shaved side and very long top hipster haircut

#43. Hipsters in White

Hipsters in white means elegance and class. The ivory shirt combined with a patterned vest and a bow tie will make you look like you’re off to have tea with the Queen. Don’t forget about the walking stick.

hipster haircut for white hair

#44. Simplicity at its Best

The simplest hipster haircut of all might also be the best one. Not to mention that it is very easy to sport and maintain on a daily basis. Ask your stylist for the best hair care products you can use.

stylish high top hipster haircut

#45. Lost at Sea Hipster Haircuts for Men

The lost at sea look is a preferred one in the hipster world. It presents the image of a very well-groomed seaman who just happened to stumble on land for a cup of coffee and a scone.

swept back hipster haircut

#46. The Party Hipster Haircut

Here is a look that bodes well in any situation. However, if you decide to sport it while out clubbing, you might just find yourself to be the center of attention. Combine an undercut with a very long back sweep to get this look.

trendy hipster haircut for blonder hair

#47. The Long Cut

Here is a young Johnny Depp braving what turned out to be one of the first hipster haircuts in history. The very long, natural and layered bob falls flawlessly onto his shoulders. In addition, the cut highlights his amazingly handsome facial features.

hipster haircut for men with long hair

#48. The Mohawk Meets the Flat Top

Not only does the hipster haircut borrow from other subcultures, but it also combines them to make one, awesome, hairdo. This is a perfect example, where the model has gone for a classic mohawk and styled it into a flat top.

mohawk with line up hipster haircut

#49. Messy and Chic

A model of perfection, this elegant man shows us what a messy haircut can do to a young man. As a consequence, it can breathe some new life into his looks, turning his style into a very cool and casual one.

messy top hipster haircut

#50. The Viking Hipster Haircut

You can also take a cue from King Ragnar and his Vikings as well, and raid your way into the highest ranks of hipster coolness. This is a top man bun combined with a braid in the back and shaved sides, just like the Northmen used to wear.

long braided undercut hipster haircut

#51. Layers and Lengths

Don’t be afraid to play and experiment with different lengths and layers when pondering your hipster haircut. Being part of the hipster subculture is all about stepping outside the norms and letting your creativity run wild.

undercut, medium-lenght side and short side hipster haircut

#52. The Blonde Parted Long Top

As the name suggests, this is a very cool haircut for blondes. The sandy hues at the ends of the strands and the caramel color of the roots will give your hair some body and volume. If this is not your natural color and you want it, you may also dye your beard and eyebrows in the same shade.

blonde parted long top hipster haircut

#53. Ultra Masculinity Hipster Haircuts for Men

Everything about this look screams ultra masculinity. From the dark hair and beard color, to the hipster haircut with the over sweep, to the oversized metallic watch. In this case, you can be sure to wear a flower-patterned shirt.

combed over hipster haircut

#54. Silver and Black Hipster Haircuts for Men

If a uniform color is not your thing, you can always refrain from dyeing your beard and brows. This beautiful model has gone for a steel shade of silver and combined it with his natural facial hair. The bold and perfectly shaped eyebrows are a statement.

spiky silver hipster haircut

#55. Chestnut in Fade

The rich chestnut color compliments every skin tone and eye color. Get your beard to match, and you have won a golden ticket to all the ladies’ hearts.

blonde fade and long top hipster haircut

#56. Combed Over in Waves

Here is a hipster haircut that borrows from Count Dracula himself. Seeing as we all love a good literary reference, we invite you to try it out as well. The shade is a stunning dark ash blonde. In addition, the parting of the hair is way in the back, creating the vampire illusion.

combed over wave hipster haircut

#57. Unicorn Spikes Hipster Haircuts for Men

There are many ways in which boys and gents can spike up their hair, as the 90s and the 2000s have thought us. Here is another one now, in the shape of a hipster haircut. All the spikes point forward, creating the illusion of edge and 3D depth.

messy and spiky top hipster haircut

Check out more spiky styles!

#58. The Boxer From the 20s

Here is a perfect example of hipsters borrowing from the 20s in an outstanding way. The beautiful a la Fitzgerald side parted and gelled hair matches the antique mustache down to the letter.

side parted short vintage hipster haircut

#59. Glamour and Style

This look is all about being glamorous. You can get it as well and look like that every single day if you decide to consider this hipster haircut.

hipster haircut for red hair

#60. The Long Flip Front

If you don’t want to sport the trademark hipster beard, you can always go for an over-the-top hairstyle, such as this one. The dark chocolate color of the hair sits in waves on top of a shaven head.

long flip front hipster haircut

Here are the 60 hipster haircut ideas we promised, to awe and inspire you for your next cut!

July 2019: We updated the styles in this article.

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