Hair Salon

New York Barbers on Ludlow Street is Out of Business

Posted July 10, 2014 at 10:01 am

It’s been a veritable retail bloodbath for the three tenements comprising 149-153 Ludlow Street. In total, three businesses have been lost here in as many weeks. The recent departure of Blessed Peacemakers and Portia & Manny is now met with the closure of the simple New York Barbers at number 153. Security shutters are locked, […]

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Now at 20, Kropps and Bobbers Relocates to 15 Clinton Street

Posted February 13, 2014 at 6:04 am

Kropps and Bobbers has finally found a new permanent location on the Lower East Side. Last summer, the longtime hair-cutters moved from their six-year Ludlow Street perch back to Orchard. They shared a space inside Arena as a refugee; now they’re finally out of exile. As of last month, the salon is now operating out […]

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Kropps and Bobbers Moves Back to Orchard Street

Posted July 19, 2013 at 6:00 am

Kropps and Bobbers has pinballed around the downtown environs since its West Village inception back in 1994 (Jones Street).

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Adele Atelier Salon Moving Into 96 Orchard

Posted March 28, 2013 at 6:20 am

Within the last ten years, the only type of business to survive the upstairs-north storefront at 96 Orchard Street has been hair salons.

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Platinum Salon Ditches Rivington Street

Posted March 22, 2013 at 6:28 am

Not even Platinum Salon, a Chelsea transplant, could ultimately survive in Hell Square.

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Salone May on Orchard Shutters

Posted May 1, 2012 at 6:28 am

Of the numerous hair salons peppering Hell Square, Salone May seemed fairly successful, offering better bargains than most other chop shops. But it’s tough business on Orchard Street these days between Rivington and Stanton. A dead zone created by hotel saturation and the constant construction (or stalled-out decay) that comes with it. We walked by […]

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Ultra Hair Salon on Essex Folds After 16 Years

Posted April 3, 2012 at 6:44 am

A successful sixteen-year salon run on the Lower East Side reached its conclusion two weeks ago. On March 24, Ultra Hair Salon closed its doors forever at 123 Essex Street, its home since May 2006. More after the jump!

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Takamichi Hair Relocating to Karl Fischer’s 263 Bowery

Posted October 31, 2011 at 6:18 am

Ten-year veteran Takamichi Hair currently maintains a chop shop at 35 Great Jones Street, but is relocating to 263 Bowery to be part of the action.

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Georgia Shutters Beauty Shop at 89 East Houston

Posted October 7, 2011 at 6:41 am

Georgia is no longer on the minds of those on the Lower East Side. Yes, we went there. Details after the jump!

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Fox & Boy Salon Expanding at 280 Mulberry

Posted September 13, 2011 at 6:09 am

We just received word that two-and-a-half-year-old Fox & Boy doubled its total footprint at 280 Mulberry Street.

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