Fashion Week Hair Trends

New York, London, Milan and Paris; discover all the latest Fashion Week hair trends and techniques straight from the catwalk, every season.

‘Go Big or Go Home’ Hair on the Julien X Gabriela Capsule Collection Catwalk

Last updated September 25, 2019

Internationally renowned fashion designer Julien Macdonald OBE debuted Julien x Gabriela on September 16 at London Fashion Week, at Southwark Cathedral, where celeb hairdresser Ken Paves led the hair team sponsored by HairFlair. Curls reigned on the catwalk where models including Izabel Goulart wore hairpieces (pre-set while damp on Curlformers, then dried in a Softhood) Read More

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Sorry if you Thought the Hair Accessories Trend was Over

Last updated September 24, 2019

Since last summer, the ‘more is more’ trend for hair accessories has gone from high fashion to high streets everywhere. Clients are now out there adorning their freshly done ‘dos with pearly hair pins and glittery slides. Usually, when a trend reaches this level of saturation on the high street it dies a quick death, Read More

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Laid Back Luxe Was All Over the Catwalk Hair at NYFW – Get the Look

Last updated September 13, 2019

How do you strike a balance between being chill and super-luxe? Well Rodney Cutler gave us a lesson this NYFW with hair for the Claudia Li SS20 presentation. “What Claudia and I wanted to do is really play up everyone’s authentic style and celebrate uniqueness. We worked with the natural texture of the hair for Read More

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Hair Accessories Overload: Is it the Trend That’s Gone Too Far?

Last updated September 3, 2019

It’s the fashion trend that slowly crept its way onto our high streets and Instagram feed after taking the catwalks of the major cities Spring/Summer 2018 shows. Since last February no style seems to be complete without hair accessories present to finish a look. But has this trend gotten entirely out of hand? Barrettes, slides, Read More

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This Sleek Bun Was All Over the Paris Haute Couture Shows

Last updated January 7, 2020

When it comes to the hair at the couture shows, rather than match the extravagance of the designs worn, the hair is usually parred back to allow the clothes to shine. But it’s with this simplicity that you can see the luxury of the completed look. For the Antonio Grimaldi FW19-20 show at Paris Haute Read More

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Only One Styling Product Was Use Backstage to Create This Look

Last updated July 19, 2019

As a hairstylist backstage at a fashion show your role is pivotal in bringing the whole look together even when that means creating an über simple look to draw focus to the clothes. Creative director and founder of RIKOKO Beauty, Richy Kandasamy, did just this as he created this clean low ponytail for the Lelloue Read More

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What is it Like Colouring the Hair for a Huge Campaign?

Last updated May 20, 2019

As a session hairdresser, being chosen for a huge designer campaign can be equally flattering and nerve-wrecking. Despite the hair not being the main focus it’s the thing that ties the image together, enhances the beauty of the clothes and makes consumers want to buy into the brand. Gucci’s pre-fall 2019 collection is a homage Read More

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The Spring/Summer Ponytail That’s Perfect for Wedding Season

Last updated February 18, 2019

While a dishevelled ponytail is not the most groundbreaking of trends, it delivers serious commercial mileage. This ‘tough’ ponytail will be the perfect solution for clients who want a hair up for a wedding or big event. ghd fashion week ambassador Eugene Souleiman created this toughened up look in five easy steps. 1. Create micro Read More

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