Collaboration with Anne Bocci Boutique!

    Pastel Dreams Model: Olivia Scott Mua: Marissa Freeman Dress: Anne Bocci Boutique and a Michelle Lesniak design Earrings: Designed by Anne Bocci Photographer: Holly Seeber   It’s been so cool to collaborate with some crazy talented women. This is the first time that I have worked with Anne and …

Confessions of a Hairstylist: What, Beauty School?

So I’ve been in the hair biz for almost a decade, sounds crazy right? When I tell some of my clients, they’re shocked and astonished and flatter me with saying, “So what, you were like twelve when you started?” Tip to those in the beauty industry: take as many compliments …

Interview with Avari Magazine!

I have been really putting myself out there as a hairstylist and artist for the last year and a half. I’ve done several shoots with photographer Holly Seeber and finally our work is getting recognized. Avari Magazine is a Portland based magazine focused on art, culture, and fashion and I …

December Newsletter!

Happy Holidays! So I know you guys haven’t heard from me in a while, and with 77 Salon writing their own newsletter I didn’t want to bombard you – but here is what’s going on at the shop! Let’s change that hair color! Of course they say blondes do have …

The Education Behind Curly Hair

             Why straighten those curls? I have a wide range of clients. I do men’s cuts, long hair, asymmetrical hairstyles, curly hairstyles and more. Sometimes people with curly hair are a little timid when they meet a hairstylist for the very first time. And when …

From Pink to Natural Ombre!

So this is the second time that I have done my client’s hair.  She had found me on yelp and also checked out my Instagram and Facebook pages.  When she first came in her hair was pretty dark.  She had been touching her hair up with a box color at …

From Natural to Purple Ombre

  So this was Sara’s first time doing a fashion color.  When she came in to show me pictures she originally wanted a blonde ombre.  Because of her ethnicity and coarseness of her hair I told her I wouldn’t be able to achieve the color that she desired.  She was …

77 Salon | Emily Mazour

77 Salon

One of my good friends has been working at 77 Salon for about a year.  She had been at a few salons before then, but I could tell that 77 was a good fit for her.  One of the reasons that I could tell she really enjoyed it was because …

77 Salon! My new home!

Morning! I am super excited to tell you that I have moved to 77 Salon! Ward Stroud Salon has been such a great place for me and I will hold it near and dear to my heart, but I am ready to soar! Within the year that I have been …