Summer is finally here! May brings sunshine and great weather for sumer fashion! Rain jackets for women and men help keep us dry during rainy season, try one in yellow or blue, a couple of key colours this month. Spring Summer 2013 brings us four themes: 60s: lines mesh, bright colours, colour blocking, floral, and pastels Summer of love: boho, global cultural clothes Black and white Sporty ...
Ahh February.. Valentine’s Day, Super Bowl.. and the oscars. Winter’s almost over! There’s a light at the end of our tunnel! I’m one step closer to seeing the Tendence magazine cover with Mia Martina I worked on! I can’t wait to post it for you:) Help yourself get through the winter blues by adding an extra burst of colour into your wardrobe! By changing the...
2013 starts off in the past. This time, in the 90s! Wow it feels pretty weird to say that. There are strong influences from the 60s and 70s but its the simplicity of the 90s (compared to the flashy 80s)mixed with a modern bold edge. It’s pretty much 1920-1999 lol. We start to see larger shapes except this time tailored, with structure. What’s funny is I always wondered how one would...
December for men.. TAILOR POINTERS
Men’s fashion is getting more and more exciting every time I write! Suits are everywhere! The key to a great suit is tailoring! It’s not as uncommon to find a tailor these days. For people that have never been, it can be scary. A few pointers: bring pictures, have a budget in mind and ask what it will cost before agreeing. Adding on the extras and agreeing to the tailor’s ideas...
HAIRnews November 2012
Happy November everyone! The countdown begins to the holidays! This month I thought I’d write about a couple of topics: hair loss and grey hair. HAIR THINNING/LOSS In order to understand hair thinning/loss, one must understand how hair grows. In short, there are blood cells that send nutrients to a hair follicle`s bulb. The follicle begins filling up with a protein called keratin which...
HAIRnews: FALL /WINTER 2012 SPECIAL
It’s AUTUMN!!! I’ve gone though a ton of research material and condensed it into what I think are the fundamentals for autumn and winter 2012. There are strong influences from the 40s, 60s, 70s, and even the 1800s! The 1990s are slowly sneaking their way in. Colours such as burgundy and indigo are strong for both men and women. A major trend this season is mixing patterns as well as...
My favourite month has arrived! With it come the olympics, go Canada! I’m currently planning my trip to Miami in October for the hair colour event there, so excited to bring back some hot trends! Usually the hottest month of the year, it’s all about how you sweat says GQ magazine. A little tip to help us all avoid odour: what you eat is how you’ll smell. Beer being a major...
What a beautiful summer here in Montreal! I hope yours is a great one too:) Cool off this month with some espadrilles! A great shoe for men and women, casual enough for the beach and nice enough for a night out, and most importantly great for all kinds of weather. MEN The perfect cut to keep you cool and stylish this month is short and tapered (or faded) on the sides and back (about a number 3...
It’s JUNE!!! It’s finally summer! Don’t forget it’s also father’s day on june 17th. The SHU UEMURA, Kerastase and Kevin Murphy, classes were incredible! In the process of planning my next one around August. I’m very excited to share some tidbits with you. MEN I found the greatest tutorial for you guys! It’s a tutorial on how to achieve the James dean,...
It’s Mother’s Day this month, with it comes beautiful weather and a chance to show off our newly coiffed ‘dos as well as some fun fashion trends. MEN I’ve got two new haircuts to take you into the heat of summer! They’re both inspired by THE cut of 2012 (the undercut inspired by the 1920s.. revert back to my previous posts for that one:)) It’s meant to have a...
We are now into the spring summer season~ sunshine!! I’ve been busy working on some fantastic shoots and fashion shows - keep an eye out for the photos! :) MEN A few ways to wear your hair this month: shaving the head to 1/2-1” long, using pomade or wax to bring the hair forward. My favourite look is short sides and a couple inches (at least) longer top. The lengths can vary...
SPRING IS HERE!!! And it brings us tons of colour :) Art deco is also an influence which comes from another key influence: The Roaring 20s. I’ve been working on some incredible shoots, keep an out at HAIRbyDominika.Tumblr.com MEN The cut this spring is generaly short on the sides and longer on the top. It`s to be styled to the back and/or off to the side. depending on your personal...
White Nights in Montreal @ The W with designer Elisa C-Rossow. Hair by Dominika
Hope everyone had a wonderful Valentine’s Day! I’m happy to announce I helped wrap up a photo shoot with Salon Pure for the North American Hairstyling Awards! With warm weather coming in and out, hair and fashion are a little easier to manage this winter! Here are some fun ideas to think about while we wait for spring :) Don’t forget to watch the oscars February 26th, Billy...