The Work

Leary & Jarl

Leary & Jarl

The Hair Inspiration: Dennis Leary | Tommy Gavin | Rescue Me The Story: Mark arrived at the shop a shaggy, tangled Cousin It. He wanted to keep quite a lot of it, but look like a groomed human again. Upon realizing what perfect hair we had to work with, we gave him our favorite long men's cut. The Leary is the perfect men's cut for those who like to keep it long and incredibly low … [Keep Reading]

Darmody & Selleck

Darmody & Selleck

The Inspiration: Michael Pitt | Jimmy Darmody | Boardwalk Empire The Story: Walks in with a business cut and wanted something completely different, with very short sides and a 20s style. The Darmody is a simple and low maintenance but dangerously rakish style with a long, disconnected top, very short sides, and a tapered neck. The Inspiration: Tom Selleck's Glorious Lady Tickler The … [Keep Reading]

Executive Contour & Professor

Executive Contour & Professor

The Hair Inspiration: Early half of the 20th century gentlemen The Story: This fellow has wonderful hair to work on. He was looking for something nice and sharp, but lower on the sides than the normal contour. 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 … [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]

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]

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]

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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...]