Category Archives: Fashion

Haircuts From Around the World: From Melbourne to Japan

POSTED: 02/3/18 8:00 AM

Traveling has a magical element of inspiration. Inspiration for fashion. Inspiration for food. And inspiration for hair.  From the cobblestones of Paris to the blue lagoons in Iceland, a trip abroad isn’t always just about sightseeing, but also people watching. Noticing the magnificent curls of a passerby, in the city of lights, has the power … Continue reading Haircuts From Around the World: From Melbourne to Japan

So you wanna have cool hair?

POSTED: 04/16/17 1:15 PM

Over the past few years fashion colors have taken the Internet and therefore the world by storm. No longer is it the domain of angst-ridden high school students with access to Manic Panic. Alternative, unnatural hair colors have become more widely accepted in the workplace, which in turn makes ours even more fun.

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

Parlor & Free People’s Night Out

POSTED: 11/15/14 6:02 PM

Parlor and Free People teamed up this year in New York City for the Free People Holiday Night’s celebration at the Rockefeller Plaza, hosted by Victoria’s Secret Angel, Martha Hunt. It was a beautiful evening showcasing the season’s hottest looks. The Parlor Beauty Squad provided the “Hair Bar” where we taught guests how to create gorgeous styles of their own.

Picture Perfect: How Close Our Stylists Can Replicate Your Inspiration Photo

POSTED: 08/31/14 10:15 AM

The nervous anticipation of scheduling a transformative hair appointment can weigh on anyone, especially if  the “look” you’re going for is hard to describe in words. We put one of top stylists Cristina Vince to the test by providing her with an inspiration photo from Aveda’s latest fall collection and then having her replicate the color … Continue reading Picture Perfect: How Close Our Stylists Can Replicate Your Inspiration Photo

We Pin Beauty: Vol 2

POSTED: 08/5/14 4:02 PM

It’s that time of week again when we share our top picks from Pinterest. Click on the photo for the original source, otherwise soak up the beauty inspiration.                                                             

We Pin Beauty

POSTED: 07/23/14 5:25 PM

Pinterest can be a twilight zone between the reality we live and the laundry list of DIYs and tutorials we’d like to accomplish. In Parlor’s new blog series “We Pin Beauty,” our objective is to expose our followers to the trendiest beauty inspiration and healthy living options (yes, that includes food, makeup, hair, and home decor tutorials … Continue reading We Pin Beauty

Breaking The Sun’s Rays: Top Summer Hats

POSTED: 07/5/14 11:38 AM

      Lathering on sunscreen is a token experience to summer living, but protecting our luscious tresses never seems to be a point of conversation. UVA & UVB rays can cause split ends, color bleaching, and dehydrated hair that breaks easily, and trailing hair wherever you go like a crumb clue isn’t quite considered the cutest … Continue reading Breaking The Sun’s Rays: Top Summer Hats