HairClubLive is taking over the Diamond Stage at ProHair Live in Manchester, and you’re invited! We’ll be there from 11am to 1pm, showcasing one hour of #OpenChairNight and one hour of our members’ ‘hair stories’.
Part one, the #OpenChairNight will be a taster session of the bi-annual event tour, where members have 10 mins on stage to wow the crowd with their skills, finishing off a look on one model. We provide the platform, you showcase your work to the crowd.
Part two, present your ‘hair story’ will be an hour of our cherrished members speaking about their personal journey through the industry. Artists will present their signature look on a model, and talk through the look and their hair story with HairClubLive (HCL) director and compere Dom Lehane.
Want to perform on stage with us at ProHair Live? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest, and you could be sharing the stage with these superstars:
Ben Madle – Internationally published hair stylist based in Berlin, Germany and London, Ben Madle, has the accolades of NHF photographic stylist of the year 2011 winner and Hairdressers Journal barber of the year finalist to add to his resume. He’s an #OpenChairNight regular and last year featured on our members panel at Salon International. Ben says: ‘I’m really looking forward to HCL at ProHair Live. It’ll be great to be on stage at such a big industry event and have the freedom to create any look I want. Other hairdressers should get involved as it’s such an amazing opportunity for anyone regardless of what salon they work at or how much experience they have to get on stage at a huge hair industry event to show their talents and ideas to their peers.’
Karoliina Saunders – Karoliina is a self-confessed ‘Hair Club Live addict’, founder, salon manager and artistic director at Karoliina Saunders Hair Design, and an educator for Matrix. Karoliina has worked as a session stylist at London Fashion Week and last year was an International Visionary Award 2016 finalist at the Alternative Hair Show.
Emmanuel Esteban – Emmanuel Esteban, senior stylist at Anne Veck Hair in Oxford, is a long time HCL member and describes himself as a ‘creative person. I love to work with different textures and colours.’ He’s recently uploaded his latest collection to the members gallery and it is a knock-out.
Brandon Messinger – Creative director and creative team member at Rick Roberts Salons, Brandon Messinger brings sharp modern shapes and elaborate avant-garde styling to the table. Brandon is a HCL veteran with a keen eye for detail and fashion focused approach. Brandon says: ‘I’m looking forward to sharing and inspiring hairdressers at ProHair Live. Ideas are great seeds, and great seeds grow.’
Iain Brucelow – Hairdressing educator and part owner of Bruce-Low Hair in Oban, Scotland, Iain is an OpenChairNight veteran. He was a Scottish hairdresser of the year finalist in 2016 and the pictures were beautiful! Check some out below.
Anna Wade – Anna discovered her love for hair when she was given a book on hair braiding, and has since worked as a freelance stylist for eight years! She now splits her time between salon working and being a mum. Anna loves pushing her artistic abilities to create avant-garde hair, and has had her work published in Vogue Italy!
Natasha Pearson – Owner of Pearson Clarke Hairdressing and talented editorial stylist, Natasha is a self described ‘all rounder’. She does mainly editorial and avant-garde hair but always loves working with long hair with a beautiful finish. With 20 years experience in the industry, Natasha enjoys both running her own business and pushing her creative boundaries on a daily basis.
Marlene Lamont – Owner and creative director of award-winning salon, Urban Hair&Beauty Highhouse, Mary is a a long-standing HCL member and #OpenChairNight enthusiast. She has been in the industry for 34 years, in which time she has won a host of awards including the Yorkshire Men’s Gold Medal in 2000 and NHF British Champion 1999. Her salon is the first in Scotland to be awarded both a five-star rating and colour expert award from the Good Salon Guide!
Steve Clewlow – Five times NHF British Champion and ambassador for IT&LY hair and fashion, Steve Clewlow, has been in the hairdressing industry for 33 years! He now runs his own salon, The Coachouse in Wolverhampton, with his wife and business partner, Allyson Clewlow.
Have a look at the inspiring work of the artists you could share a stage with at ProHair Live below. Don’t forget to contact us if you’re interested.