Thursday, May 23, 2013


 Hi Friends,

So...I'm getting settled in San Diego. I'm enjoying the sun, boogie boarding, and rock climbing all in my new backyard... But, I miss the people and the good times in the Pacific North West.

Before my move one of my very first Portland clients and I decided to do something we've been talking about since beauty school. A CAR HAIRCUT.  Robert was my husband at the time's boss at Fashion Buddha, an interactive/animation studio in Portland, OR. Robert joked about never having time to get a haircut. It took forever to get him in my chair at beauty school. When he finally did come in, his hair was overgrown. I was so nervous to cut it. I told my instructor this was my husbands boss, and I needed to do a good job. So, Laura the senior teacher came over and helped me do a professional "business man's" haircut. Robert said, "It's really okay. I don't care what it looks like. I just want a haircut that you think looks nice." This has been Robert's philosophy for the 8 years we've been together.

Robert would come in on Saturday mornings with his dog Nemo and get whatever haircut we thought would work well for the next 6+ weeks. I found a cut of Nick Wooster, the Men's Fashion Director of Neiman Marcus that I thought would be a something fresh. Robert's friends who I rock climb with kept joking that I gave Robert the Big Boy haircut... Whatever...It was cool..

Now I did try to convince Robert to let me give Nemo a feather 2 summers luck... Isn't this a cute picture:) speaking of cute...Today I saw so many baby squirrels running around and chirping near the beach. cute!!

Back to the story and the point of this post...Robert and I have had some good times over the years. He is a great friend with adventurous hair. During our second to last haircut Robert suggested we do this car haircut that we've been talking about..

8 years later...You have the CAR HAIRCUT...

Thank you Robert for so many great years!! I know we will see each other again!!! I'll keep you all posted on my new Salon and San Diego adventures.
Stacey'z Salon
7527 La Jolla Blvd. Suite 3, La Jolla, CA 92037

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