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Global Edinburgh: Experience 6 Continents in one City

By at June 16, 2018 | 1:56 pm | 0 Comment

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Edinburgh is by all counts an ancient city with ancient roots, a place which has been inhabited for eight millennia, and where 70% of the current population draws its roots from. However, that's all changing fast, with Edinburgh's long tradition of embracing internationalism and cosmopolitanism entering a new stratosphere, as this boom-town city becomes a global magnet

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Edinburgh ‘SESH’ Scoop ‘Best Salon Design’ Award

By at June 14, 2018 | 10:47 pm | 0 Comment

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SESH Hairdressing Scoop 'Best Salon Design' Award at The Salon Business Awards 2018 On Monday 11th June 2018, the Salon Business Awards welcomed around 200 guests at The Mondrian Hotel in London. SESH Hairdressing were amongst a select few winners as they scooped the incredible 'Best Salon Design' Award. With canapés and aperitifs on offer at the exclusive

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Is Edinburgh embracing Japanese culture?

By at June 11, 2018 | 2:52 pm | 0 Comment

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"sashimi" by Yuya Tamai (CC BY 2.0) Sometimes, something, someone, or somewhere seems to have that undefinable aura of cool that is hard to pin down and explain. Chuck Norris seemed to all of a sudden become cool during the internet era, Lady Gaga seems cool due to her famous quirks and outspoken nature on current topics, and, when it comes to location,

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Students Bring Edwardian Style To Festival Theatre

By at June 7, 2018 | 8:30 am | 0 Comment

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Exquisite tailoring and elegant Edwardian silhouettes will be taking over Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre as Edinburgh College Costume students display their work in a new exhibition. The exhibition - Edwardian Costume for Performance - will feature garments created by students from the college’s HND Costume for Stage and Screen course and will run at Festival Theatre

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Edinburgh Salon, Hair By JFK Receive Award

By at June 5, 2018 | 10:26 am | 0 Comment

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It’s a great news day for local Edinburgh salon, Hair by JFK, who have received the exciting news that they have received a Client Experience Award for 2018 from salon software provider, Phorest due to their consistent fantastic client reviews. Hair by JFK’s average client rating has stayed at over 4 out of 5 for the past 12 months and their constant high reviews

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3 Cheers for 30 Years: The Scotch Whisky Experience

By at May 23, 2018 | 3:21 pm | 0 Comment

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The Scotch Whisky Experience is toasting 30 years as Edinburgh’s finest whisky visitor attraction with the creation of a new and exclusive bottled blend and some special events. Since opening in 1988, the five-star Royal Mile attraction has welcomed 6.8 million whisky fans through its doors, who have sampled a whopping 8 million drams. Now, it has released the unique

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Scottish Dance Theatre present Velvet Petal

By at May 16, 2018 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

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Scottish Dance Theatre present Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith inspired Velvet Petal, the newest work choreographed by Artistic Director Fleur Darkin Latest dance production from Scottish Dance Theatre brings energy and style of 1980s New York to the Hidden Door Festival, Edinburgh this summer. Award winning dance company Scottish Dance Theatre perform their

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Finalist Dean Jones at Scottish Beauty Industry Awards

By at May 14, 2018 | 11:55 am | 0 Comment

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Dean Jones Announced as Finalist for First Ever Scottish Beauty Industry Awards The finalists for the first Scottish Beauty Industry Awards 2018 have been announced and Dean Jones Hairdressing has been shortlisted in the 5 star Hair Salon Category in the South region. Due to a high number of nominations from the public and the salons wonderful clients, Dean

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Get Me To The Hub On Time!

By at May 10, 2018 | 10:20 am | 0 Comment

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Those opting for a short engagement in 2018 are in luck! Edinburgh’s landmark venue, The Hub, has the perfect wedding offer for those looking to plan their weddings in the upcoming weeks or months. This year, all weddings booked using the code ‘TOPTABLE18’ will start their happily ever after with the top table dining for free.  The expert wedding coordinators will

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“LES MISÉRABLES” At The Festival Theatre 2019

By at May 8, 2018 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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Killian Donnelly to play 'Jean Valjean' in the forthcoming UK and Ireland tour of Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed Broadway Production of 'Les Miserables' at the Festival Theatre, Edinburgh 22 January -16th February 2019 Cameron Mackintosh is delighted to announce that Killian Donnelly will play ‘Jean Valjean’ in the forthcoming UK and Ireland tour of

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