- For the stubble remaining in fields after harvest see crop residue.
Designer stubble is a short growth of a man's facial hair that became popular in the 1980s. This style was worn and reinvented by singer George Michael and actor Don Johnson and was adopted by many others. Several companies manufacture beard trimmers designed to maintain designer stubble, which is also known as "five o'clock shadow".
The style made a comeback in 2010s due to its popularization by David Beckham, George Clooney, and Daniel Tosh.