Whether you’ve been bleaching your hair since middle school or you’re a natural brunette thinking of going lighter for the first time, you might think you have blonde hair all figured out. But the truth is this multi-dimensional hair color is much more than just a head full of golden strands.
Blonde hair comes in a range of shades, tints, and tones (and undertones, for that matter), all of which are just as dynamic as the rest. And the only thing more difficult than deciphering the incredibly complex makings of the perfect shade of blonde is deciding on the one you love most. But if you know it’s a dark blonde that you’re after, we have the inspiration you need to get it right. Ahead, from ashy tones to strawberry shades and everything in between, here are 30 dark blonde dye jobs to consider before your next appointment.