From the Finnieston Strip to Kilmarnock Road, contemporary hair salon #BLOW are opening a new set of doors in the fashionable community of Shawlands. Hot off the heels of announcing their official partnership with international colour brand Manic Panic, #BLOW – Europe’s only official Colour Asylum – are ready to spread their skills with the launch of their new Southside Salon and Training Academy, opening July 2016.
Launching in Finnieston little over two years ago, #BLOW has gained supreme social standing as the hair salon du jour. From their ever expanding awards shelf, Bang and Braid bars to THOSE glitter roots, #BLOW have been marching to the beat of their own drum since doors swung open in 2014, and now they are ready to pass on their magic in #BLOW Shawlands Training Academy and Salon.
Inspired by counter culture and contemporary fashion editorials, Fallon Carberry launched the brand to showcase her modern and creative approach to hairdressing. From advanced cut and colour techniques, runway inspired styling to the signature #BLOWdrys, #BLOW set out to deliver a unique and one of a kind hairdressing experience, which they are ready to pass on in the new Training Academy.
With features across celebrity Instagrams to Fashion magazines from Vogue, to Nylon, #BLOW’s hair technique’s have reached international acclaim with the new Training Academy ready to push the brand to the next level. Teaching a modern mix of colouring techniques from hair contouring, balayage to rainbow colouring, training from #BLOW is sure to turn heads. Whether you are starting from scratch or want to sass up your skillset, the #BLOW Training Academy is set out to inspire all.
Not ones to do things by halves, #BLOW Shawlands will feature everything we know and love about the original, but better. In keeping with the sociable bar theme, the Salon and Training academy will feature splashes of colour and neon lights, creating the most Pinterest worthy salon Scotland has ever seen. With cocktails served daily as well as refreshments from their Espresso and Milkshake bar, a visit to #BLOW doesn’t just stop at hair.
For those forever wishing they could spend all afternoon in #BLOW, the new Shawlands Salon will offer a completely new service – the #BLOW Afternoon Tea. For just £30 per person, you and a friend can gas away over a delicious afternoon tea for two and a signature #BLOWdries.
Launching on Saturday the 9th of July with a party to match following on the 16th, #BLOW will be celebrating the expansion with a BANG! With a BBQ in their Tropicana inspired garden, drinks from Rekorderlig, Girl Power tunes from DJ Elisha and more Manic Panic than you can shake a stick at, #BLOW’s legendary parties will be taken to the next level in the new two story venue.
Whether you’re looking to learn, get a brand new style or a subtle change #BLOW is Scotland’s official go to for individualised styling. Using fantasy colours from Manic Panic and lush TIGI hues, they are definitely set to create the colours of your dreams. With #BLOW becoming the first official Manic Panic Colour Asylum in Europe this year, it’s no wonder the brand was dying to expand. Expect regular celebrity training and hi fashion courses scheduled and promoted to their ever growing, vast social media channels.
#BLOW Shawlands – will you be coming here often?