Vogue Hair and Barbers
156 Williams Street, Kaiapoi.
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Owner & Founder
Lisa Steele-Willetts is the owner and founder of Vogue Hair and Barbers 2010 limited. Lisa has been providing clients, throughout North Canterbury, high quality hair services at Vogue Hair and Barbers. Prior to launching Vogue Hair and Barbers in 2010, Lisa was involved in educating up-&-coming stylists to achieve their National Unit Standards in hairdressing.
Experience and Accreditations
Lisa has been hairdressing for nearly 30 years. She has a National Certificate in Hairdressing and Barbering. She also holds accreditation from the North Canterbury Business award organisation earning the Emerging New Business award in 2012. She has also been a member of the NZARH since 2012. Lisa is also an Industry assessor for hairdressing and barbering. Lisa’s experience in the haircare industry compliments her own desire to make sure each client leaves her salon feeling beautiful and well taken care of.
Manager / Senior Stylist / Barber / HITO Assessor
Merran has been hairdressing for over 20 years. She holds a National Certificate in Ladies Hairdressing and also in Barbering. She loves training the apprentices and watching their skills develop. Merran is also a HITO assessor helping apprentices sit their final hairdressing and barbering exams.
Her favourite aspect of her job is giving her clients a great haircut that makes them look and feel fantastic. Book in with Merran today!
Senior Stylist / Salon Coordinator
Christel is originally from South Africa, Christel brings with her 22 years of hairdressing experience, 15 of which in NZ and one spent on a cruise ship. She is mother to two beautiful girls and wife to a handsome pilot.
Christel enjoys blow drying and giving people that perfect look. She also helps to keep the salon running smoothly and is our super receptionist/ stylist.
Book in with Christel today!
Senior Stylist / Master Stylist
Denise came to Vogue early 2018 from Akaroa. She has 40 years experience in the industry. She even previously owned and founded her own salon in Akaroa, where our very own boss lady Lisa use to work back in 1997 to 1999!
Denise does wedding hair and make up call outs as well as doing the hair of some of the residents in rest homes between Akaroa and Christchurch.
Denise is the proud grandparent to two beautiful baby girls!
She brings with her a wealth of knowledge and skill in all aspects of hairdressing. Book in with Denise today!
Introducing Beth, some of you may remember Beth as she began her barbering apprenticeship with us back in 2016! She has now returned!
She gained more experience and holds a NZQA New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Barbering by @nzhito. She is a 4th generation barber and She loves learning and looks for opportunities to extend her knowledge by attending courses such as @reuzel Classic Barbering Work Shop with @haircarenz. She comes with a wealth of knowledge for your next consultation.
Jaimee has been hairdressing for 8 years. Her signature looks are blondes and balayage, Jaimee is always keeping up with the latest trends and this is apparent in the work and hairstyles she creates. She’s passionate, bubbly and chatty and can't wait to treat and pamper new and existing clientele.
For that perfect blonde look come see Jaimee today!
Anna is a qualified senior hairdresser and Blonde and balayage specialist.
She comes with a wealth of knowledge from her 8 years she’s been in this industry and her passion shows in her work. She's passionate about learning and teaching and is currently studying part time at University of Canterbury studying towards her teaching degree!
For that perfect balayage book in with Anna today!
The jack of all trades. Harrison comes from a family of barbers.
Originally a welder by trade, he then spent just under 5 years in the NZ Army. After a 6 month tour in Iraq, Harry set out to spend a year doing his O.E. He travelled around the UK and Europe before having to cut his trip short to return home. Harry currently spends every last Thursday of the month doing charity cuts at the Christchurch City Mission.
Harry has been perfecting skills in all areas of barbering especially cut throat shaves.
For a great cut and shave book in with Harry today!
We have a new addition at Vogue Barbers. Introducing Nathanael or "Nate" for short. Nate has spent 5 years in the plumbing industry and has been doing home haircuts on the side as a part time hobby for several years now. He has now decided to pursue his passion he's had for barbering and get qualified aiming to complete his level 4 in commercial barbering qualification with us through HITO.
In Nates spare time he loves to skate and do art! Come in and have a yarn with Nate today! We are loving working with him.
Bailey is our newest member of our team here at Vogue!
Salon assistants are often the unsung heroes of the salon, the person that gives you that wonderful scalp massage during your shampoo and rinse or a welcome cup of tea whilst you wait on your hair stylist. Without Bailey the salon would become a place of chaos.
We look forward to getting to know Bailey as she blossoms within our team.
Senior Stylist / Barber in training
Georgia has been working in the hairdressing industry for over 9 years. Her first 2 years of training took place at Avonmore. She then completed her final year at ARA. She loves working in this industry. "There's nothing better than my client walking out the door feeling great about how their hair looks."
Georgia will be working at both "Vogue Hair" as a senior stylist and our new barbershop next door "Vogue Barbershop" as a barber in training. Georgia also hopes to gain her level 4 in commercial barbering through HITO with us so she can be the best of both worlds being a qualified hair dresser and barber.