Paris And London At eleventh And Union
Paris and London at eleventh and Union Newly opened boutique salon Essensuals London is bringing the freshest minimize, coloring and styling strategies from Toni&Man UK to Capitol Hill. After practically a yr of commuting back and forth between Los Angeles, hair whisperers (and twin brothers) Jason and Robert Townsend have opened up shop in the brand new retail space located next to French pastry store Ines Patisserie at eleventh and Union within the Viva constructing.
The brothers left Beverly Hills in search for a new dwelling to supply their UK-impressed styling services and shortly set their sights on Capitol Hill. “We had been coming to Seattle quite a bit and fell in love with it,” Jason Townsend tells CHS. “It appeared like to us, at least, Seattle is what other major cities wish they had been,” he mentioned.
“We started wanting around, we saw the type here, the cool people here, we just needed to be a part of it,” he stated.
The pattern-targeted Capitol Hill salon, now open for business, opted for communal-style seating as a substitute of extra conventional stations. The salon boasts sixteen chairs and will cater to both men wanting for proper barbering and ladies looking for a straight off the runway look all served up with a cup of French press espresso.
“You’re never going to see the same stylist in the same spot. Our life is about change, our hair is changing, our model is altering,” said Townsend.
They plan to keep it simple within the product division, pulling together the better of the better of choose shampoos, sprays, and styling merchandise from Label M, the only product used backstage at London Vogue Week, plus some coloration merchandise from Redken 5th Avenue, and Pureology.
And while the technique hails from mom England, don’t get caught up in the identify, Townsend assures that it’s all locals snipping hair right here. And they’re hiring.
Schooling focused, Townsend said he’s taking on budding hairstylists and more experienced stylists in the Seattle area involved within the Toni&Man UK approach. “Education is near our heart,” said Townsend.
Customers can count on haircuts beginning at $55.
Men’s fashion and shoe retailer Trumpet is also slated to open in the new building.
Essensuals London is situated at 1156 eleventh Ave and is open Tuesday by Friday 10 AM to eight PM and Saturday and Sunday from 10 AM to 7 PM. Closed Mondays. You possibly can be taught more at essensualslondonwa.com.
Madrona-transplant Kismet opens on Broadway
Kismet Salon also celebrated its grand opening and is ready to serve you on Broadway after a move from the Madrona neighborhood.
Heather Caldwell celebrated the ten-yr anniversary of Kismet with the transfer to the former video store space on north Broadway. She’ll soon have a new neighbor in beshe lace front paired bar and restaurant project Bitter and Herb underneath building subsequent door.
Kismet’s transfer allows the salon to supply extra companies and more of its Aveda-targeted merchandise. You’ll find it at 512 Broadway E. You may study more at salonkismet.com.
BANG celebrates two years on Capitol Hill
Bang Hair Salon has grown to 2 locations and greater than 20 staff. On Thursday, December eleventh, they’re able to have fun.
The salon will host its second anniversary party and an art show at 5p.m. on December 11, 2014. The art present will characteristic everlasting installations at Bang Pike by local mural and tattoo artist Kyler Martz.
“We have an artist crush on him and are honored to have his original images completely painted on the walls at Pike,” BANG owner Casey Nickole tells CHS. The collection is a nod to salon and barber culture in Martz’s type of daring strains and memorable particulars. “It’s part of the Blitz Art Stroll and we encourage our associates and purchasers to come back help us celebrate two years!” Nickole writes.”
The salon gives haircuts, coloring and nail artwork providers. You too can get much more trendy and dye your armpit hair:
You could find Bang’s salons at 1207 E Pine and 723 E Pike. You possibly can learn more at fb.com/SEATTLEBANG.