Hair Braids

Hair Braids

Hair Braids We’ve been practicing braiding hair in the salon today, it’s a tricky skill to master, whilst taking inspiration from the paintings of artist So Yoon Lym. The Dreamtime is a collection of large scale acrylic paintings of hair braids in exquisite detail,...
Big Head Poetry

Big Head Poetry

Big Head Poetry Maia Flore’s work fits somewhere between reality and her own imagination. Her medium of choice—photography, allows her to build imagined realities and distort the world around her. For ‘Big Head Poetry’ she uses hair and a classic...
Nina Beier – Human Hair Wig

Nina Beier – Human Hair Wig

Nina Beier – Human Hair Wig “The slowly grown hair has been flattened and processed for eternity, and marks the definitive end of a hairstyle, a period and a mood. There is something callous about human-hair harvesting, reminiscent of the cruel social...
Hair Type

Hair Type

Hair Type We recently came across an artist called Monique Goossens, she takes some great photographs. However it was something a little different that caught our eye, she has created a typographic font using offcuts of hair. To our eyes it’s rather beautiful...
Hair Artist — Bob Recine.

Hair Artist — Bob Recine.

Hair Artist — Bob Recine. Bob Recine was first introduced to hair when he met legendary French hairdresser Jean Louis David through his friendship with Andy Warhol as a young musician and artist in 1970’s New York. Recognising Recine’s talent, David...
Hair Trend — Autumn/Winter 2017-18

Hair Trend — Autumn/Winter 2017-18

Hair Trend — Autumn/Winter 2017-18 We’ve been looking into autumn/winter 2017/18 trends recently at The French Reception and short bobs have to be one of our favourites.As a Vogue France “star style” for the coming months, this cut has recently been seen on the...