Proud owner of Fringe NY and a master stylist, Amy has worked in salons her whole life and provides a space where people combine fashion, art and style through hair. She has an eye for design and keeps her creative clientele in the know. Amy enjoys working with her clients to create amazing haircuts and colors that fit their personality, lifestyle and image.
A native mid-westerner, Katie arrived in NYC from Cleveland in 2005. She began her training with Aveda in Ohio, and upon her arrival to the East Coast she came across Fringe. After assisting here for two years, Katie developed her own unique method, accenting each individual’s strengths by creating a complete look.
Jenn is Fringe's stylist with an edge. In addition to her creative coloring, Jenn is also a talented make-up artist, with a creative feel for short hair. She has worked with platform artists and the educators of Rusk and Toni & Guy. Jenn has also worked backstage at hairshows and shoots in Miami with Marquis, artists such as Mariah Carey and in NYC, celebrity photographer Maro Hagopian.
A fun loving, high energy, southern gal from VA, Prissy has years of NYC salon experience. Whether it is subtle and sophisticated or edgy and funky, Prissy will listen with an open mind and heart! Prissy enjoys being an artistic vessel for her clients to create a look to suit their needs. Instagram
Working in BK on Wednesdays! Rosie’s passion for hair started at an early age working in the industry since she was fifteen years old. Specializing in hand-painting color and personalized haircuts, her easy and comfortable demeanor continues to build a solid, happy clientele. Since joining the Fringe family in 2009, Rosie has absorbed the skill around her while incorporating her own distinct style to create a timeless and effortless look.
A native New Yorker with a "considerate chairside manner." From consult to finish, Joe takes time in collaborating with the individual to sculpt a cut or enhance a color that can be worn with a comfortable confidence that is unique to you and as unique as your hair is.
Laura’s work is a collaborative effort with the requests and expectations of the client's vision. Her experience and enthusiasm for cutting and color inspires timeless haircuts, tasteful highlights and stylish bang shapings, which grow out extraordinarily well. A proud member of the White Mountain Apache Tribe, she has a BFA and is an acclaimed musician and composer. Instagram
Marlene incorporates her San Francisco attitude by taking a more natural approach to hair. Whether it's cut or color, edgy or subdued, she believes that less can be more. She is a curly hair specialist that has a dedicated following, but also creates clean, fun, and wearable cuts for the straighter-haired. Instagram
Lourdes is a warm, friendly and fun people person hailing from the island of San Juan, Puerto Rico. After two years of apprenticeship under famed colorist Brad Johns, Lourdes joined Arrojo Studio where she worked for five years. A truly fabulous color artist, she blends modern and innovative techniques to create wearable, fashion-forward color. Her exposure includes fashion runway, television and magazines. Instagram
Originally from Santa Cruz, California, Caroline spent fours years as a stylist and educator at Arrojo specializing in razor cuts and styling. As an educator, she traveled the country training hairdressers of all levels of experience. As a precise and creative hairdresser, she has the innate ability to find the perfect style for every client. Caroline is also available for editorial, weddings, and events. Instagram
Whether it’s voluminous, wild hair or sleek, luxurious locks you’re after, get in to see this Texan. Suz honed her personal style by picking her favorite techniques from Fringe’s senior stylists. She truly listens and loves to make people feel more like themselves by creating individual cuts and colors for each of her clients. If you have a special event coming up, see Suz for styling and makeup! Instagram
Rachel is the classic California girl who is passionate about everything blonde. She specializes in crafting perfect haircuts of all lengths with the razor or scissors and relies on a gorgeous hand-painted approach to color. Her background and technique comes from five years at Arrojo. Visit RachelDowningHair.com for more!
Originally from NY, Christine didn't have to travel far to find Fringe Salon, where she immediately found a kinship of shared style and aesthetic. She joined Fringe stylists after a two-year apprenticeship and acquired advanced training under master cut and colorists. Christine loves creating natural, ready to wear styles. Whether it's hand painted highlights or just a bang trim, she gives careful attention to every cut and color. Christine's easy-going demeanor and good humor have made her a popular stylist with a growing clientele.
After a life in France, Steve moved to NYC in 2010 after seven years building his experience and techniques in the French Riviera. He is passionate about classic cut and color while also mastering edgier looks. He has a strong background in blondes from natural to platinum. Steve loves helping his clientele find themselves through passion and knowledge. He also has eight years experience with hair extensions and works with wigs. Instagram
After receiving his degree in sculpture Reese started doing hair in his hometown of Johnson City, Tennessee. After a couple of years he moved to New York in order to hone his craft and strengthen his technique. He trained at Arrojo, and later became a stylist and educator, teaching both in house and across the country. Using his artistic sensibilities he is able to use the razor or scissors in order to personalize both male and female hair. Come in and see him to see what real southern charm is all about.
Melody is a charming and creative stylist at Fringe Brooklyn! A Nome, Alaska native, she has a strong passion for styling tresses and came to New York where she apprenticed under Amy Schiappa for two years. With a broad set of skills from men's work to curly cuts and hair painting, Melody will certainly make your hair look and feel at its best!
Stealing Beauty "The best haircuts and styling services under $100". Check out our stylist Caroline on Allure
Hidden Gem "In this hidden gem, staffers chat amiably across seven styling stations (there are three more downstairs) and quickly make male visitors feel at ease."
The New York Times “My clients seem to be entrepreneurs or people that make a statement in the world,” said Ms. Schiappa, who tries to give them out-of-the-box haircuts to match. “You won’t look like everyone else in the room.” click for article
Best New Hair Treatments (Baroness Wave) "When you think of a perm, chances are images of shoulder pads and crimped locks flash before your eyes. But if you've ever wanted red-carpet-worthy barrel curls without having to visit a stylist every day, Fringe's modern take on the totally '80s treatment will have you thinking differently." click for article
New York's best hair stylists (Katie Dolnar) "Dolinar’s easygoing personality paired with Fringe’s vintage-cozy vibe is a match made in haircut heaven. In her four and a half years with this seven-chair Lower East Side salon, the Ohio native has perfected the stylish (without looking styled), indie-gal cut: long, layered and totally low-maintenance." click for article
5 Best Salons for Bang Trims "Owner Amy Schiappa really likes art: Her beauty parlor has an art gallery, which features the work of local artists on a revolving basis, and the shop’s website thanks customers for “letting us put art on your heads.” click for article