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July 2011 Archives

Soho: Fashion Magazine's Best Canadian Hair Salon List

The whole salon team at Soho in Edmonton has just received some very exciting news!  Although we have not seen the magazine yet, we've just found out that Soho Master Hair Stylists was named as one of Fashion Magazine's Best Canadian Hair Salons in the August edition.   I had a good laugh at the irony of the cover photo.  It's so very fitting that Gaga is on the cover and just like myself, one of her biggest...

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Congratulations To A Friend & Mentor

Congratulations to my friend, mentor and Soho investor Chris Labossiere (2nd from right) on making the July cover of Alberta Venture magazine's Alberta's 50 Most Influential People in 2011 list!  Since the day I met Chris almost 6 years ago I've always known him to be a big thinker with big aspirations and I've always appreciated his unwavering support and belief in me personally and as a Hair Stylist.  Chris played a huge role in inspiring me...

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Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty In NYC

About a month and a half ago I had the opportunity of a life time to visit the Alexander McQueen - Savage Beauty exhibit at The MET in New York.  Aside from Sassoon, McQueen has had an impact on my life and my career as a hair stylist that words cannot describe.  For years I have been a devoted fan of his influential work and have long felt a special connection with him.  As any artist...

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Vidal Sassoon's Bauhaus Inspired House

Every so often I catch myself I wondering what a day in the life of my idol and mentor Vidal Sassoon is like. The man single-handedly changed the world of women's hair in the 60's by creating the now famous five-point cut on Mary Quant.  I've read quotes and stories over the years on the impact architecture has had on Vidal and his style of cutting and I've always wondered what the inside of his...

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