The Work

Basterd

Basterd

The Inspiration: Brad Pitt | Lt. Aldo Raine | Inglorious Basterds The Story: This gent came in with this cut in mind, but also wanted to be able to polish this rough style up for work. We also went a bit shorter, to give him some extra growout time. The Basterd, similar to a contour, has a weight line that neatly contours the bones of the mid-head, but with a rougher weight line and more … [Keep Reading]

Engineer

Engineer

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]

Scumbag Boogie

Scumbag Boogie

The Inspiration: The holy ashtray of Schorem The Story: This is Paul, a high school teacher, and still somehow one of the most cheery people in the world. He likes to experiment with his look, and this one works so well on curly hair. At Schorem, our favorite barbershop in the whole world, this is their most requested cut, so they named it after the shop (Schorem is Dutch slang for … [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]

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]

Executive Contour & Lumberjack

Executive Contour & Lumberjack

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]

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From the Gaard Blog

MindBody

Welcome to the Future, Man

Ho, friends! After much wailing and gnashing of teeth (not really, but we have been working on this for the last month solid), Beardsgaard is proud to unveil a new system for all of your everything at … [Read More...]

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The Road So Far…2014

Hail countrymen! Although Beardsgaard Barbers has been open for only four months, it has been alive in our hearts and minds for the last two years, the name coming to us like a bolt of lightning … [Read More...]

An epic round of white elephant complete with some seriously shrewd present thefts

The Happiest of Holidays

After a long pre-Christmas stretch in the shop followed by a whirlwind of a day, the Beardsgaards are happy and home and exhausted. A magical Christmas all around. … [Read More...]

Scumbag Pomp

Cut of the Week

Every day there are all sorts of haircuts walking out of our doors, some simple everyday cuts, and some a bit more dapper, and some where our clients let us pull out all the stops. Every Sunday we … [Read More...]