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Newcastle / North East hairdressers who are good at short hair - recommendations please!

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trevortrevorslatterfry Tue 12-Jan-16 15:09:15

Crikey my 1st thread in S&B <quakes>

I am very unstylish but my haircut is making it worse!
I had my bob cut short a few years ago and at first I loved the short crop - it was a Ginnifer Goodwin kind of idea

However - my hairdresser has stopped listening to me and just cuts on autopilot now and it's going away from what I wanted.
Obv I should just woman up and demand she does a better job but actually I have no clue what I'd like, apart from this one picture of GG!

So I want to put myself in the hands of an expert and get his/her advice -- but not sure where to turn in my area.

All the websites of hairdressers I've heard of in the area have lovely long shiny hairstyles so I guess that's what they are best at - I want someone who is shit hot at short hair.

So lovely Geordies of S&B , can you recommend anyone to me?

thankyou in advance smile

trevortrevorslatterfry Wed 13-Jan-16 09:02:26

grin anyone? anyone?

trevortrevorslatterfry Wed 13-Jan-16 09:02:47

^^ said in the voice of Ferris Bueller's teacher

gamerchick Wed 13-Jan-16 09:04:53

Well it depends on where you are. There would be no point in recommending mine if you're in Newcastle itself grin

trevortrevorslatterfry Wed 13-Jan-16 09:07:33

[smaile] thanks gamerchick - I am in Gateshead for work, not far from home and it's easy to get to Ncl - I don't mind travelling a bit -

gamerchick Wed 13-Jan-16 09:07:33

Also there's always the ask a stranger thing. if you see someone with an awesome short haircut people don't usually mind if you ask where they got it done.

trevortrevorslatterfry Wed 13-Jan-16 09:07:45

smile fail!

trevortrevorslatterfry Wed 13-Jan-16 09:09:27

Hm that is a good idea, but all the women I work with and see socially have lovely long ironed straight hair, or short mumsy haircuts.
I shall keep my eyes peeled while I am out and about never grin

dorothymichaels Wed 13-Jan-16 09:11:40

Gill Garrity near the RVI. Gill is the queen of the crop.

gamerchick Wed 13-Jan-16 09:14:36

My friends girlfriend owns this one, I've never been but I've seen a lot of happy customers.

trevortrevorslatterfry Wed 13-Jan-16 11:11:31

Mint thanks dorothy and gamer I shall check them out!

AdventuresOfADentist Wed 20-Jan-16 23:15:37

It might be a bit of a drive, but I'd recommend Envy in Shiremoor. I think they've got a Facebook page if you search for it.

trevortrevorslatterfry Thu 21-Jan-16 13:40:54

Thanks dentist. I am booked in with Gill at the weekend but may give Envy a try in the future.

Rosequartz24 Thu 21-Jan-16 19:36:01

Paige at rudis in West Denton, previously worked at Fenwick hairdressers !Had a total hair disaster in that i had really long hair and wanted a chic but trendy short pixie....ended up being a total disaster - paige really sorted it out and 8 months later have a great style

Margoonyawill Thu 21-Jan-16 20:53:22

Let us know how you get on. Also looking for good hairdresser for short hair!

trevortrevorslatterfry Fri 22-Jan-16 11:24:50

Ooh thanks rose that would actually be more convenient for me than the others. Adding to list!

ouryve Fri 22-Jan-16 11:32:33

Stephen at Saks in Durham. Brilliant, quick, gentle and shares my dislike of fussy bits at the back!

trevortrevorslatterfry Fri 22-Jan-16 11:54:11

thanks ouryve

trevortrevorslatterfry Mon 25-Jan-16 14:24:05

Reporting back to say I am very happy with Gill Garrity! It was Claire who actually cut my hair - I love it.

thanks for the tip!

AdventuresOfADentist Wed 27-Jan-16 13:06:52

Glad you've had success trevor smile

dorothymichaels Fri 29-Jan-16 20:05:06

I was in there today trevor and Gill said she was well impressed to be recommended on mumsnet! Claire is lovely. I'm a regular there, been going for about 15years.

Whosthemummy16 Fri 29-Jan-16 20:14:24

Might be too far but I would recommend So&so hairdressers in Whitley Bay.

trevortrevorslatterfry Mon 01-Feb-16 11:05:34

Thanks whosthe.. how funny dorothy they did seem impressed when I told them they'd been recommended that way smile

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