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20 Oct
Saveja & Ariki | BLK ON BLK

Tommy Stayton at Stephen Marr Newmarket teamed up with photographer David K Shields, Black fashion editor Thistle Brown, stylist Derya Parlak and make-up artist Jon Kopae to shoot Saveja Ellison at Clyne Models and Ariki McKinney at Kirsty Bunny Management. The talented crew ventured onto the coastal and green pastures at inner west Auckland’s favourite

12 Sep
SOMEONE | Neo 2 Magazine

Striking a beautiful balance between the refined and the relaxed, we’re loving these hairstyles created for Neo 2 Magazine by our wonderful stylist Maggie Pang of Stephen Marr Takapuna. Hair by Maggie of Stephen Marr Takapuna. Photography by Mareea Vegas and Ken Xun Cao. Styling by Dylan Richards and Sebastian McGirr Hunt, Makeup by Kath

08 Sep
Blue Is The Warmest Colour | Remix Magazine

Jordan Blair of Stephen Marr Ponsonby created some extra fresh, springtime looks for one of Remix Magazine‘s latest editorials, ‘Blue Is The Warmest Colour’. Photograhed by Karen Ishiguro at Kingsize Studios. Styled by Chris Lorimer, Stylist Assistants: Tahnee Leonard & Jaspreet Diwali. Makeup by Kath Gould using MAC. Models: Addison & Tessa at Unique, Zara

08 Sep
edt. #3 Spring/Summer Campaign by Matt Benns

“A Southern girl sitting on her porch, fending off the alligators wearing sequins.” This wild scenario and phrase sparked the initial concepts behind the brand new collection from Glassons, edt. #3. Matt Benns of Stephen Marr Ponsonby created effortless-looking hair that was youthful, healthy and minimal. Hair by Matt Benns of Stephen Marr Ponsonby. Models

08 Sep
NZ Fashion Week 2014 Round Up!

We share a look behind the scenes at NZ Fashion Week this year with our exceptional Stephen Marr team using Original & Mineral. So many impressive and stand-out looks from our team this year. A huge thanks to everyone involved! Day One | Jason Chong Li led the Marr Team for NOM*d using Original &

08 Sep
ShopViva presents The Marr Factory 2014

ShopViva presents THE MARR FACTORY | Another amazing six nights of fashion shows, aligning with some of the most creative and well-known fashion brands in New Zealand, infamous for its rock ‘n’ roll vibe. Karen Walker, Nom*D, Zambesi, Workshop, Helen Cherry and Kate Sylvester presented their spring/summer 2014 collections in the unrivalled surrounds of The

02 Sep
WE’D LIKE YOU TO MEET | JORDAN BLAIR

Hairstylist and Senior colourist, Jordan is an integral part of our creative team at our Stephen Marr Ponsonby salon… Where is your hometown? Hibiscus Coast What is your star sign? Libra What is your favourite restaurant in Auckland? Tanukis Cave What is your hidden talent? I play the drums On a sunny day, where would

30 Jun
The Hair & How Project

We are excited to bring you a first look at our Hair & How Project. Teaming with Black magazine, Original & Mineral, Cloud9 and four of our fabulous stylists from Stephen Marr, we decided to shoot and film a series of hair styles and show you how to do them, easily and clearly. First up

27 Jun
Let’s Face It | Tommy Stayton for BLK on BLK

We’re loving the fresh new imagery these young creative teams are producing! Stephen Marr stylist Tommy Stayton creates a variation of fuss-free, sophisticated looks using Original & Mineral. Photographer Frances Carter captures four models at Red 11; Lydia, Hannah, Ashleigh and Georgie. Stylists Sebastian Hunt and Dylan Richards have the girls in Zambesi, Helen Cherry,

20 Jun
WE’D LIKE YOU TO MEET | Rosie Herdman

Rosie Herdman, Front of House Manager at our Stephen Marr Takapuna salon… Where is your hometown? Wellington What is your star sign? Scorpio What is your favourite restaurant in Auckland? Ortolana What is your hidden talent? I can play the piano pretty well On a sunny day, where will I find you? At the domain

09 Jun
Let’s face It | Tommy Stayton for BLK on BLK

Tommy Stayton, Creative Stylist at Stephen Marr morphed these two kiwi boys into slick, European-looking men for a recent online editorial, exclusive to Black magazine’s BLK on BLK. We love the playful use of hair clips and styling – showing the sophisticated range of ideas from one of our most exciting young stylists. Stay tuned! Photography:

27 May
BLACK #21 | Natalia Kills Feature

Here’s a look inside Black magazine’s latest issue of their exclusive interview and feature with singer songwriter Natalia Kills. Creative Director of Stephen Marr Lauren Gunn created a sharp blunt bob and fringe for Miss Kills – a little bit racy and a little bit princess-y, using Original & Mineral to define this sleek look.