Pop

Pop, by Keith Bryce, is a collection inspired by the creative and chromatic effervescence of the streets of London, the great city of trends. Looks that may seem excessive somewhere else find here an expressive shelter. That’s why ”the collection presents an irreverent attitude under a gaze that normalizes it. Crests and sideburns reminiscent of…

Hansha

Who doesn’t need some inspiration on a grey and rainy Monday? There you are. Meet Hansha, a collection by Manuel Mon. Hansha, which means ‘reflection’ in Japanese, is what the name suggests: a collection focused on REFLECTION. ”The projected image, a reflection which can expose all.  From shadow to light, from black to sublime colour;…

Versatility

Versatility by Bernat Sayol (from Salones Carlos Valiente) is a journey through the life cycle of a woman: ‘Each image represents a stage, from childhood to maturity’.  With very versatile cuts, loaded with technique and precision, the collection’s creator highlights ‘the illusion of childhood, the rebelliousness of adolescence, the sobriety of maturity and the calmness…

Origen

The Origen collection by Victor Alonso is a retrospective view of his 30 year-old career as a hairdresser. Origen (Spanish for origin) is what the name suggests: a return to his beginnings, a commitment to fidelity to himself, an expression of his essence, and a need to leave a mark of his soul. His identity.…

Metalica

Metalica from Vivienne Mackinder is a soft and sensual collection celebrating classic design with an edge. The concept was inspired by the AW20 Fendi collection, where session supremo Sam McKnight created a hair look that blended seamlessly with the clothes. “I wanted to offer images that would inspire the stylist and be an easy ‘buy-in’…

The Revolution of Reinvention

So much inspo coming from The Revolution of Reinvention; Antoinette Beenders’s new collection. Antoinette, the Vice President Global Creative Director of Aveda, lives and breathes reinventing and reforming; pairing the past to a more sustainable future. The Revolution of Reinvention is about taking something beautiful and repurposing it for the present. Clashing colours, striking style…

SS20 by Laetitia Guenaou

Colour for summer doesn’t have to go overtly to blondes! We have great inspo from this collection by French hairdresser and International Ambassador for L’Oréal Professionnel, Laetitia Guenaou. She plays with light reflects on tones of copper, brunette and yes, of course, blondes. Laetitia has worked some cute crops into her SS20 collection – drawing…

The Spirit Collection

From free online education to step-by-step tutorials and entertainment videos, everyone is trying to keep inspired and connected during these days; both the industry and the clients. On that note, Schwarzkopf Professional makes its Essential Looks educational content free online for the first time. Yay! AND reveals a new collection called ‘The Spirit Collection’ to…

Be Blue Collection by Iván Rodríguez

The sea hides a universe foreign to us. It manifests its presence with waves speaking a mysterious language or with a calmness reflecting  the lights and the sky. The Be Blue Collection by Iván Rodríguez expresses all those chromatic and symbolic nuances that the sea offers us: Waves that are a marine cascade over the…

Evolve by the FAME team

We are about to take our Easter mini break but we couldn’t leave you without a dose of inspo, could we? So there you are, this is Evolve, the FAME team’s vision for the future of hair. The FAME team is formed each year by the Fellowship For British Hairdressing  promoting talent in this way.…

Tempting Tones

Spanish hairdresser and influencer, Anna Barroca presents her latest collection, Tempting Tones and she is…tempting us! “Tones you want to look; tones you need to stare at. The daring colours and the bold cuts make these styles stand out from the crowd” -Anna BarrocaThis collection demonstrates that even the most fierce of cuts can still…

FREYA

Our Friday inspiration comes straight from Spain; Freya, Rafael Bueno’s latest collection, is a journey of exploration through feminine beauty. Waves and curls are the languages that Rafael uses to give us the image of a seductive and sensual woman who shows the splendour of a pure beauty. The Freya collection features different styles of waves…

HAUS Collection

What’s a better way to make this grey Monday-in-isolation feel a bit better than a look at Sally Rogerson’s, HAUS collection? Sally, former Sassoon senior creative director, is an international educator and a continuous source of inspiration within the industry. With focus on crisp, clean lines of finely crafted haircuts, Sally’s latest collection HAUS pairs a…

Living Cool Hare

A retro-looking collection called Living Cool Hare from Cher Bryson takes fabric as inspiration – Denim to be exact! A debut from Cher We love the vibe of this 70s ‘denim’ collection from Scottish hairdresser Cher Bryson at Bryson & Hare. She’s really thought through how denim is a perfect blank canvas – woven from…

RIOT GIRL

The Riot Girl Collection by Megan Panozzo is here to give us the inspiration and those ‘be strong’ vibes we are craving! A dose of empowerment, optimism and colour, because we all need it right now… GIRL POWER With Riot Girl, the finalist of 2020 AHFAs SA/NT Hairdresser of the Year category ( and winner of…

ENAMEL COLLECTION

We said it before: Blue is the colour of 2020! Expect to see more and more blue tones in collections the days to come. The ideas and photos we are receiving are so creative and refreshing. On that note, check out this impressive collection from Chrystofer Benson, called ‘Enamel’. Paint it blue Enamel explores the unique feel…

CHROMATIC COLLECTION

In their latest collection, ‘Chromatic’, Chis and Dimitri Tsiknaris are taking colour blocking to the next level. We see strong and bold colours combined with short and straight-lined cut styles. Unique and fierce colours are used either as a sole statement or combined together to define lines and different shapes and textures in the hair.…

#colourtastic collection

We’re loving the #colourtastic collection from Adrian Gutierrez at Free Spirit salon in Georgia, USA, which just landed on our desks. Sometimes you just have to go bold, or go home! The vibe of these colour looks is strong, exuberant and utterly joyful. And with the texture, they’re on-point style-wise also!   Power colour Adrian…

Sushi by Anne Veck

A collision of creatives often yields some wild ideas – and this one, jewellery sushi, is a great example! Imagined into a vibrant, colourful and creative collection by Anne Veck,  the concept came about when photographer Magic Owen had the idea that models should appear to be eating sushi in jewellery form. Who better than…

Manuel Ferreres TIME collection

Moving the 70s up into the 21st Century, Manuel Ferreres Time Collection is inspired by the idea of a woman being both a strong character, and a model. He takes accessible shapes and styles, using colour to ramp up the drama but not to take the looks so far removed from the boardroom, bedroom or…

Highland Armour

Retro is done modern in Lisa Polini’s latest collection, Highland Armour. The collection demonstrates a funky blend of hair colours and tartan print. Demonstrating the power of women through liberalizing them, Lisa created individuality with striking shades and creative hair fashion – taking influence from the famous Alexander McQueen collection ‘Highland Rape’ in 1995/6. We…

Faceta Collection

Hair: Borja Carbonell @ Salones Carlos Valiente | Photographer: Esteban Roca | MUA: Nacho Sanz | Stylist: Salones Carlos Valiente   Faceta Collection We love this colourful and dynamic collection created by Borja Carbonell from Salones Carlos Valiente. Borja vision behind Faceta is to show a collection that resembled change and shows the transformation of male…

School Yearbook

Loving this great collection School Yearbook from Sophie Gibson & Jonathan Turner at Hooker & Young, which only went and won them the title British Colour Technician of the Year at the British Hairdressing Awards last week! SCHOOL YEARBOOK YES! It’s a top of the class and a big fat gold star for these two…

Gray Collection by Rafael Bueno Peluqueros

We are big fans of Rafael Bueno Peluqueros latest commercial collection GRAY. We love it the bold statement in every photo, both in colour, texture and the diversity of the hair styles. Such fun, and the collection has your attention instantly. Rafael tells us, the GRAY collection is an expansion of previous collections where the…

DONA collection by Carlos Valiente

  Ta dah! A colour collection that we instantly love, created by Carlos Valiente, and simply called DONA (Psst! The name DONA means “woman” in Spanish). DONA Carlos found the inspiration for the collection in the women surrounding him, paying tribute with his looks. We love the sharpness of the cut, vibrant use of colour…

Essential Looks Color Clash

We love the release twice a year of the Schwarzkopf Professional Essential Looks collections. The brand is masterful in taking strong trends and showing you how to relate them to the salon business! New Essential Looks Color Clash A new collection of colour images is entitled Color Clash. The word on the release form is that this is…

VIRtUE from CULt Creative Team

The CULt Creative Team has done it again. Ethereal, Integrity, Innocence, Honesty and Noble is just what this collection is! VIRtUE The CULt duo Brett MacDonald and JR Slane have created a stunning eye-catching collection. Utilising freehand skills to create fine textures and shapes. Combining classic and personal colouring techniques, Brett and JR’s has constructed a…

Revlon Professional’s new Limelight collection

It is funky and bold, and we love it! Revlon Professional’s new Limelight collection has a metallic blend of colours which enhances and brings character to hair. With cutting-edge technology, this is an amazing colour portfolio. You can create unique and bold colour statements, and find a hidden gem in every look… Want to spice…

The 8th Collection

Hair by: XXL Team. Photographer: David Arnal. MUA: Wilder Rodríguez. Stylist:Tray Styling. The 8th Collection So often futuristic imagery plays with monochrome or metallic palettes… it’s interesting to see this collection from Spanish team XXL hairdressing. They are using light and colour tones moving from intense down to pastel. The team says that The 8th Collection n inspired inspired by…

Fragmented by Caroline Brand

Loving the exuberance of the colour in this new collection from Caroline Brand at Oracle Hair and Beauty. She tells us: “My collection is called Fragmented, and the inspiration for the collection is based on the impact mental health has on a person.” Fragmented Congratulations to the team on a collection that is vibrant yet…

Studio 54 by Robert Kirby

We’re enjoying this feel-good, disco-inspired collection from IHAIR’s UK artistic director, Robert Kirby. Robert wowed with his colour prowess earlier in the year with several live demonstrations at Colour World, and these perfectly capture his skills. Studio 54 Collection We particularly enjoy how Robert and his team have managed to capture the vibe of the…

Muse of London

This vibrant new collection from the team at Muse of London pops with bold colour and a playful, yet punk attitude. We’re impressed! The 2019 Collection These images feature in Muse of London’s cool new Colour Cocktail menu. The menu explains how a prelightened or blonde base can be transformed into a bright, bold and vibrant,…

Stained Glass

A gorgeous collection called Stained Glass by Justin Pace blurs a strong yet seductive ‘ghastly’ creative aesthetic with more traditional beauty. We like! Papas and Pace present Stained Glass Colour Technician of the Year 2019 at the Australian Awards at Hair Expo 2019 Justin Pace has us mesmerised with this collection. Enjoy the colour which…

Silk by Jason Hall

The Silk collection by Jason Hall is colourtastic! We love Jason’s use of bold and vibrant colours. Here at Colour World, we can see exactly why the collection is called Silk from the beautiful glossy, shine bouncing off the hair, it makes the hair texture look ever so silky! We’re not the only fans of…

Prismatic

Silas Tsang put together this absolutely beautiful avant garden collection -Prismatic. Prismatic is inspired by rocks and minerals and the different shapes, sizes, textures and colours they come. It’s truly hypnotising!  Silas won the Avant Garde Northern American Hairstyling Award (NAHA) for this collection. Silas spoke about the importance of working with creatives who share…

Linton & Mac on 2019 Colour Trends

We caught up with Linton & Mac’s colour expert, Sarah Black, who gave us the low down on colour trends predicted for 2019. Sea & Believe Pantone announced Living Coral as the 2019 colour of the year last month. A vibrant, yet playful colour that Sarah tells us she’s excited to put her own spin on. Sarah…

Pantone Colour of the Year 2019

Pantone have announced the colour of the year 2019, which is… (drum roll please) Say hello to Living Coral This peachy-pinky sunset colour is both vibrant and mellow at the same time. Described by Pantone themselves as, “An animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energizes and enlivens with a softer edge.”We’ve…

Androgene by Alain Pereque

A Canadian hairdresser with a Brit-astic photographer make a #colourtastic pairing especially when it’s Alain Pereque and John Rawson heading up a shoot team to create Androgene. This latest collection is a pow! for colour… Experience and creative flair in equal measure are the key ingredients that make this collection so successful we feel. Founded…

AMPLIFIED

Here’s to the next Schwarzkopf British Colour Techncian Finalist… We <3 the Amplified collection by Daniel Spiller from Marc Antoni salons. Using a variety of hair lengths and textures, Dan has worked his magic using these striking and bold colours. We can defiantly see why he’s a finalist! Multiple BHA winner Super passionate about all…

BRITISH COLOUR TECHNICIAN OF THE YEAR

The British Hairdressing awards are only days away and we’re most excited about the Schwarzkopf British Colour Technician of the Year Award 2018. A special shout out to each of the 6 finalists: Clayde Baumann, D&J Ambrose • Daniel Spiller, Marc Antoni • Nikita fisher, Jamie Stevens • Robert Eaton, Russell Eaton • Stephanie Gamble, Ashley Gamble • Suzie McGill, Rainbow…

ELEMENTS

Stephanie Gamble has well and truly blown our minds with her ‘Elements’ collection. These inspiring images really show off Stephanie’s technical expertise, she truly is a master of her craft. Icey & Metallic We are really enjoying the icey, metallic colours used… Maybe the cold winter isn’t such bad season after all. This is Stephanie’s…

MUSE

Robert Eaton is on a role at the moment. Earlier this year he landed a role as the UK & Ireland Technical Director for Wella, and now he’s a finalist for Schwarzkopf British Colour Technician of the Year. Hoorah! 90’s Throwback We’ve managed to get our hands on Robert’s ‘Muse’ collection. Bringing back the looks…

PRISM

Nikita Fisher  joined the Jamie Stevens team earlier this year as an Artistic Director and we heard she’s quite the balayage expert. Nikita showcased some of her best work in the Prism collection, by focusing her energy on light, transparency and paranormal movement. By using a spectrum of colours she was able to produce this…

KROMA

Suzie McGill from Rainbow Rooms International is a finalist for the Schwarzkopf British Colour Technician of The Year 2018. The Rainbow Rooms artistic team put together this Kroma collection which identifies the purity and power of colour. We love what Suzie has done with this collection by placing colour in a unique way to represent…

The Beauty Underground

Bold is beautiful when looks are created with expertise and panache. Top marks to the team at The Beauty Underground who scooped Artistic Team collection at the North American Hairdressing Awards (NAHAs) 2018 with this stylish shoot. We’re struck by how strong colour work is shown to be progressive and edgy even, and yet still…

Away Days

Loving this Away Days collaboration between Jason Hall and Desmond Murray. They are both excellent hairdressers, session stylists and friends! This new mens collection showcases dynamic colour for lads with cool crops, courtesy of Jason, and photographed in a strong style thanks to Desmond wielding the camera. It’s a textbook example of how to create…

Pop collection

Pop art is often about the use of bold primary colours that leap off an image to grab your attention – let us remind you of Andy Warhol’s Marilyn Monroe screen print, or the comic-book inspired work of Roy Lichtenstein. We love how the team at MW Education has taken inspiration from these wonderful works…

Laetitia Guenaou

Fashion forward means always thinking ahead, so put aside thoughts of Summer for a moment and enjoy this latest collection from Parisian hairdresser, Laetitia Guenaou, who gives us a celebration of colour and texture in these looks. Each image exudes Parisian chic, combined with the edginess of the catwalk and street culture – some of…

Fate by Lisa Polini

The latest collection from Lisa Polini is a stunning representation of creative colour, precision cutting and textured styling. These are strong looks that still exude femininity, and we love them. Inspiration Lisa explains that her inspiration for the collection came from the East Asian Myth The Thread of Fate. According to the legend, the old…

Kenchez A-Lister hair

Consumers no longer need to head to London to find VIP-standard hairdressing – there is plenty of incredible talent to be discovered in salons across the UK. One Midlands salon group has caught our eye. They have been creating a photographic collection that screams A-list glamour. One that is very accessible, high-street way, if you…

Trevor Sorbie artistic team

The Trevor Sorbie artistic team has enjoyed a great year ‘playing’ with wonderful colour effects. They have been showcasing how you can apply colour techniques in ways that are subtle – at times understated – and yet still very impactful. In some of these images, the colour is applied almost as a jewel decoration. Figuring…

Nashwhite

UK salon group Nashwhite is based in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, but looks further afield for inspiration in this new collection – Amazon. The Tropical rainforests provide the vibe for this collection of four images using a range of colour and styling disciplines to reflect the natural beauty found within the South American forests. “Amazonian rainforests…

Karine Jackson

Layered is the new collection from Karine Jackson, award-winning salon owner in London. She has taken high-fashion colour techniques and makes them wearable! For Karine, an essential part of the process is the colour products she chooses to work with, and her loyalty is clearly to Organic Colour Systems. As an ambassador for the brand,…

Jason Miller

Tapestry of Hair Hair: Jason Miller, Charlie Miller. Make Up: Lauren Gollan, Lauren Gollan Make-up Academy. Photography: Jason Miller. Digital Assistant: Phillip Dickson  

Intercoiffure South Africa

Fashion Warrior Hair: Connie De Sousa of C.Jays; Kenny Orchison of Entourage Hair & Beauty Studio; Stoffel @ Foil Styling… all for Intercoiffure South Africa. Photographer: Coert Wiechers. Make Up Artist: Ryno Mulder. Stylist: Jenny Andrew & Stoffel Van Wyk

Crazy Color: 40 years anniversary

Hair: Hair by Crazy Color. Photographer: Tony Le-Britton. Makeup: PJ Maxwell

Grace Dalgleish

Hair: Grace Dalgleish at Brooks & Brooks, London. Make-up: Natalie Doke. Styling: Karina Jones

Adam Bryant & Sharon Peake

Hair: Adam Bryant & Sharon Peake. Make-up: Mary Jane Frost & Zoe Arena. Styling: Jared Green. Photographer: John Rawson

Buoy Salon

Punk rebel Luxe Colourist: Chinney Yeap. Hair Cut and Style: Michael Beel. Salon: Buoy Salon and Spa, Wellington, New Zealand. Photographer: Guy Coombes. Stylist: Sopheak Seng. Make-Up Artist: Hil Cook  

Toni&Guy

Hair: The TONI&GUY Australian Artistic Team. Photography: Elizabeth Kinnaird. Make Up: Chereine Waddell. Fashion Styling: Jana Bartolo

Robert Eaton

Molten metallic Hair by Robert Eaton. Make-up: Lucy Flower. Photography: Richard Miles. Styling: Desiree Lederer & Leila Ali. Products: Wella Professionals  

Blue Tit

Delysid collection Hair: Blue Tit Creative Team. Photography: Max Oppenheim. Styling: Celia Arias. Make-up: Christoph Haider  

Allen Ruiz

Hair: Allen Ruiz. Colour: Luis Gonzales. Makeup: Anastasia Durasova. Clothes Styling: Sandy Armeni Photography: Yulia Gorbachenko

Skyler McDonald

Little minx Hair: Skyler McDonald @ SKYLER LONDON. Make up Jenny Morrell. Photography: Sean Hanna. Art Director: Ruth Hunsley. Products: L’Oréal Professionnel “I think it is really interesting how minky/pink tonnes have become really popular and are currently having a huge success in hair colour. I wanted to demonstrate this current trend and create different looks using the…

Ceri Cushen

Spectrum  Hair: Robert Masciave. Colour: Ceri Cushion using Revlon Professional. Photographer: Robert Masciave. Make-up: Bella Simonsen & Sacha Rai. “The collection is about the harmony of strong structures, fluidity and colours with a ‘superhero’ feel to the looks”

Lloyd Court

Birds Hair: Lloyd Court. Photographer: Sean Hanna. MUA: Jenny Morell. Styling: Lloyd Court “This collection was inspired by the vibrant colour blends of the birds of paradise. The parallel between the colours and the hair shape helps to create a strong impact. I wanted each model to exude a feeling of being quietly confident. My…

Stevie English

Eclectia Hair Stylist: Louise Williamson @ Stevie English Hair, Sydney, Australia. Photography: Mal Q Damkar. Make Up: Sally Chapman. Wardrobe: Melanine Corthine. Hair Assistant: Leanne Kay. Models:Karly Thompson; Tara Cassidy; Sarah Lorrimer; Cassie Svircevic    

Revolution

Club Kids Hair: Andre Faiva at Revolution Hairdressing, Queensland, Australia. Colour: Niquita Miller-Hayes. Photographer: Gregson Gastar. Make-Up: Cyan Reign & Charmaine Orchard Stylist: Karmyn Thomas

John Spanton

A study in black & white Colour: John Spanton @ Trevor Sorbie. Hair Styling:  Tom Connell @ Trevor Sorbie. Styling: Clare Frith. Make-up: Karen Lockyer. Photography: Chris Bulezuik for Team:Talent & HairClubLive

Biba

Roses Hair: Frank Apostolopoulos. Colourist: Christina Charalambous. Salon: BIBA Salons, Melbourne, Australia. Photography: Andrew O’Toole. Make-Up: Kylie O’Toole. Wardrobe: Ella Murphy  

Steve Elias

Eye of the Beholder Hair: Steve Elias. Photographer: Ijfke Ridgley. Make-Up: Kecia Littman. Stylist: Kim Smith

Royals

Corrosion Hair: Royals Artistic Team (Mary Alamine, Travis Bandiera, Emma Gottwald, Blake Patterson). Photography: David Mannah. Stylist: Vass Arvanitis. Make-up: Casey Gore

Ibiza Hair

Famiglia collection Hair: Michael Piastrino. Colour: Adrian Rotolo. Salon: Ibiza Hair, Melbourne, Australia. Photography: Andrew O’Toole. Makeup: Kylie O’Toole. Styling: Elaine Marshall  

Ashley Gamble

Hair: Ashley & Stephanie Gamble. Photographer: Ashley Gamble. Styling & MUA: Ashley Gamble Beauty Team  

Alexander Turnbull

Hair: Alexander Turnbull. Photography: Jack Eames. Make-up: Rhea Le Riche. Pictures placed by Revlon Professional    


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