The Hair Inspiration: Ruler straight and perfectly square The Story: Tien is an industrial designer who is what you might call "particular." He is always immaculately dressed, and likes his hair sharp and square all over, so we engineered this cut just for him. The Engineer, with its a classic side part and textured top has a familiar feel to it. It gets the special treatment with razor sharp … [Keep Reading]
The Inspiration: David Tennant | The 10th Doctor | Doctor Who The Story: We had cut Mike's hair once before, and realized too late that he looked an awful lot like David Tennant. We were almost finished with his cut and running a full book, so we decided right then that his next cut would have to be that of the 10th Doctor. The Tennant is a haircut that will have smart and nerdy fangirls the … [Keep Reading]
The Hair Inspiration: Early half of the 20th century gentlemen The Story: Andrew has fine but fast growing hair that is a little thinner up top, and tapers beautifully. This mix of long and short is the perfect cut for his hair type. A Contour is named for the way the weight of the hair follows the contour of your head, from just under the temple to just above the mastoid bone to just under … [Keep Reading]
The Inspiration: Elvis and the greasers The Story: The fine fellow is a favorite of ours, because he lets us do whatever we want, every time. He has incredibly thick, dense, stiff hair with extreme growth patterns and very prominent bones in his skull, so getting it to sit how we want requires some customization from your average cut. In this case, we left the pomp very disconnected and brought … [Keep Reading]
The Inspiration: Early half of the 20th century gentlemen The Story: This is a very thick head of stiff hair with a prominent parietal ridge, so it is really easy to have an uncontrollable shock of hair on the top. The large differentiation between the top and sides gives hair enough length to bend and be able to style. A Contour is named for the way the weight of the hair follows the contour … [Keep Reading]
The Hair Inspiration: Our signature, and the most perfectly fitted haircut of your life The Story: Sam here has the perfect head of hair and can wear just about any cut. This one is special, though. It cherry picks the best elements of the classic men's haircuts, using the fitted weight line of a Contour, the swept up front hairline of the Ivy League, with neatly tailored transitions, a sharp … [Keep Reading]
Our Mission We are a couple of mom-and-pop barber nerds with a shared wicked case of OCD, and we can make you look like the man you want to be. We are for men with an impeccable sense of style who know exactly how they want to look, and want it perfectly executed. We are for men with a simple, low-maintenance style who want it done just right, for the right … keep reading...
BARBER SINCE: 2008 FAVORITE THINGS: Coffee coffee coffee (and tea too), cooking, baking, knitting really nice/creepy things, DIY, avoiding unexpected social interaction, animals of all sorts, reading, fantasy (and sic-fi too), becoming a walking IMDB, obsessive organization and categorization, rainbow-color-coded Excel spreadsheets, looking like an elf. BACKGROUND: I … keep reading...
BARBER SINCE: 2013 FAVORITE THINGS: Movies, sci-fi, Vikings, classic rock, tea, tools, baked goods, comic books, thunderstorms, organization, spicy food, bacon, trees, historical trivia, grilling, geek show marathons. BACKGROUND: Although I am newer to the profession, I trained in a barber school under some of the most incredible barber instructors that have ever … keep reading...