The Work

Link

Link

The Inspiration: Link | The Legend of Zelda The Story: Kids can have a ton of cowlicks sometimes. In a lot of those cases, it is best to just go with it. Mom wanted something a little mohawk-y, and was cool with keeping the sideburns. Little dude was super squeaky with a gleam in his eye that suggested he might enjoy breaking things and reminded us of a little wood elf. The Link isn't a … [Keep Reading]

College Contour

College Contour

The Inspiration: Early half of the 20th century young gentlemen The Story: A great cut for when you want both the super short feeling, as well as the option of styling it up on top. 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 the occipital bone An College Contour is a bit … [Keep Reading]

Scumbag Boogie & Spartan

Scumbag Boogie & Spartan

The Hair Inspiration: The holy ashtray of Schorem The Story: Michael is stylish as fuck. Every time we see him. He needs something sharp, classic and modern all at the same time, and he has the most amazing natural finger wave going in the top on his hair, we couldn't have possibly found a better cut for him. At Schorem, our favorite barbershop in the whole world, this is their most requested … [Keep Reading]

Junior Draper

Junior Draper

The Inspiration: Jon Hamm | Don Draper | Mad Men The Story: Is this not the most beautiful child alive? At 9 years old, it likely won't be long before he grows into a little heartbreaker like the cut's namesake. The Draper is a classic business cut, sometimes known as a side part (not a combover). This one is all scissor cut with a sharp part and a naturally razored neckline. … [Keep Reading]

Gaard Contour & Gaius

Gaard Contour & Gaius

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]

Tennant

Tennant

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]

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From the Gaard Blog

Beardsgaard Opening Day

The Dawn of Beardsgaard

Beardsgaard had one hell of a first week. Not only did we finally get open, but we had a first week that absolutely shattered all expectations. Being a little two-chair barbershop with … [Read More...]

The First Beardsgaardians

The First Beardsgaardians

Hail, countrymen! Beardsgaard is nearly a reality, with only six more to days to go until we fling open our doors at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 9th, 2014. We have now worked our final days at … [Read More...]

Square Appointments

It’s A Date

Big news, gents. We have a date! Only about 5 weeks later than intended (not bad as far as these things go), Beardsgaard Barbers will open its doors on Tuesday, September 9th. You can nab your … [Read More...]

Tyler April Wishlist

Mid Spring Wishlist | April

Hello friends! Remember last month's wishlist post when we were feeling so springy? Yeah, right now, when clients sit down and we ask them how they're doing, enthusiastic replies are few and far … [Read More...]