Category Archives: Adventures

Parlor’s Birthday Bash & Photo Booth

POSTED: 12/18/14 10:00 AM


The 20th Anniversary of Parlor was a success! And now its time to share photos from our night of celebration with makeup guru Rudy Miles and music by Hannah Thiem. The night kicked off with a makeup workshop for holiday tips and ended with a good ol’ fashion DIY photo booth that left the party … Continue reading Parlor’s Birthday Bash & Photo Booth

20th Anniversary Events List: specials, discounts, and workshops

POSTED: 11/26/14 4:37 PM


The history of Parlor…

In 1994, salon culture had changed dramatically from its original form. Salons used to be a nexus for conversation, a unity of different perspectives in a creative space, but this ideal had disappeared admits the boom of salon industry. Parlor, founded by Gwenn LeMoine in 1994, set out to reignite the emphasis on culture and conversation in the salon experience. And she succeeded!

Parlor’s Fall Playlist: A Summer Cool Down

POSTED: 10/31/14 10:00 AM


  As the weather cools down, a playlist to mark the seasonal transition feels necessary and refreshing. This playlist was created by stylist Cristina Vince and these songs, among many others, can be heard throughout both our salon locations. Let us know if you have song suggestions in the comments below. We’ll consider them for our next playlist! … Continue reading Parlor’s Fall Playlist: A Summer Cool Down

Beauty Transformation As Documented By A Parlor Customer

POSTED: 08/12/14 12:08 PM


It’s easy to categorize hairdressing into the mass of jobs in the beauty industry, but the difference that’s commonly over looked is the impact a hairstylist can have on their clients’ daily routine. Beauty transformations can be as simple as adding layers to a haircut or as trendsetting as dip dying the ends of your tresses, but needless … Continue reading Beauty Transformation As Documented By A Parlor Customer

Parlor Visits Arrojo’s Graduating Class

POSTED: 06/18/14 4:00 PM


The nervous energy of finding a niché that fits like a shoe goes unparalleled. It’s a sense of belonging. Parlor owner Gwenn LeMoine and Team Lead Stylist Amanda Amabile went to Arrojo’s cosmetology school and spoke with the graduating class (who have definitely already found their niché) about what to expect when working in the bustling beauty … Continue reading Parlor Visits Arrojo’s Graduating Class

Get To Know The Artist: One Night Only Jennifer Longworth’s Parlor Exhibition

POSTED: 06/17/14 8:28 AM


It’s time to plan this evening’s outing and tonight it’s all about stopping by Parlor’s East Village location to get a dose of Jennifer Longworth’s artwork. Raised as a New Yorker, Longworth creates a natural beauty and elegance in her art that explores landscape and time. The show will feel intimate, yet laid back enough to stop by after pulling on your favorite washed-out … Continue reading Get To Know The Artist: One Night Only Jennifer Longworth’s Parlor Exhibition