Hairstylists Matthew Preece and Kristoff Ball are living many employees’ dream — they have returned to a place where they toiled for years and taken over.
That place, Fred Segal Beauty, has been transformed into Preece & Toff Salon and Spa at Fred Segal in Santa Monica, Calif. Its new co-owners, whose shared résumés list Chris McMillan For Art Mix the Salon, Giuseppe Franco Salon, Art Luna Salon and Privé, as well as a joint stretch at Fred Segal Beauty, aspire to restore the venue to its previous glory and develop it to be among the elite L.A.-area salons.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)