3. Bronde is that perfect shade between blonde and brunette that was first made popular back in 2007 by supermodel Gisele Bundchen and remains popular into 2012. So how to get it? According to Hair Stylists, the key to the perfect shade of bronde is to lighten hair by painting select layers on top of the hair with 2 different volumes of color lifting creams. Don't get it? Show that sentence and your favorite pictures to your colorist. Such coloring gives darker hair depth and dimension without looking like you're trying to be the blonde you're not.