MODERN stopped by the ECRU New York headquarters in Fair Lawn, New Jersey and met with Amanda Jenkins who shares a quick demo on one of her favorite looks, a double knotted chignon, perfect for any bride or special occasion client.
Think fine-haired clients can't have big, bulky braids? Think again! This braided fishtail halo was created for an angel-themed photoshoot, but we think it's perfect for brides, wedding parties, the grocery store, soccer games...can you tell we love it? Hair: Katie D'Souza of Bridal Hair Couture By Katie
"This sweet young client of mine was sick and tired of the same ol’ do," says Alisha Basore. "She had been rockin’ an ombré (or some version of one) for the last 2 years. What started as a small spark surrounding a holiday hair idea turned into a full explosion of color and change!" Details here.
A bushel braid is the current braid-of-the-moment making its rounds on Instagram, and we are not mad about it! Artist Connective member Caralee Fox Pridemore explains how she and colorist Rachel Highfield collaborated on this beautiful, colorful look.
After narrowing countless entries to the Braids and Brides contest down to 10 semifinalists, we asked the 10 talented stylists to create a braid-based special-occasion look. Our panel of judges and editors picked their five favorites!