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 Inspiration: Jon Hamm | Don Draper | Mad Men The Story: This is Natalie's dad, who, even in his 60s, doesn't seem to be aging. At all. He needs a haircut just as classic as he is, and this one is timeless. 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]
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]
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: 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]
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]
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...