EMMA – Owner
Emma is the mastermind and the face of Fringe.
At the age of 21, Emma’s entrepreneurial journey began when she started her first business venture and not long after that the doors to the first Fringe Hair Salon were opened.
Having 13 years of experience behind her, Emma took the time to make Fringe a place that both she and her clients could call home and be proud of.
Emma has a love for both colouring and cutting, but has got a name for herself as the foiling queen. Having an eye for detail, Emma finds herself creating soft, natural looks that suit each client and their individual look. Emma is a wizard of colour who is constantly creating potions that keep her clients entertained and fulfilled. Emma specializes in all cutting techniques and is incredible with that transformation we all crave once in a while!
Emma holds numerous accolades for her participation in being environmentally friendly and has had great success in creating sustainable hair salons. Fringe only stocks product lines that use sustainably sourced ingredients and are sulphate and paraben free. Emma and Fringe are also proud supporters of using PETA approved product lines.
After spending 3 years doing freelance fashion shoots, Emma built up her skills to be the best fashion stylist she could be. From fashion, came weddings and after being featured in numerous articles, Emma finds herself one of the most requested wedding stylists on the Northern Beaches. In 2013 Emma became a Kevin Murphy gold key session stylist.
Emma prides herself on her ability to be a role model and educator to the staff. Having a strong work ethic, Emma makes it a priority for her team to have the highest standards of training constantly, resulting in a team that is motivated and at their best.
Jennie is inspired by the hairdressing industry with its endless supply of creativity and education.
Jennie is passionate about creating personalized hairstyles that work for each individual and finds great pleasure in styling. Jennie believes someone’s hairstyle should always suit their lifestyle while also helping to achieve a feel-good-about yourself demeanor.
She trained at Hamilton Waikato Polytechnic in New Zealand and a hair salon called Jingles is where it all began. While completing her Certificate in Hairdressing, Jennie worked alongside her mentor Ann Marie Young. Through her connection with Ann Marie, Jennie was able to experience opportunities in photography shoots, educational hands on courses and hair shows and was also given the opportunity to attend an international hair course abroad
After leaving New Zealand, Jennie spent time in Costa Rica as a volunteer working with the fabulous Leatherback sea turtles. Already a life long animal lover, this experience fueled her environmental awareness which she believes is vital in every work place. She is now a Dee Why local and part of the team in the beach side salon, Fringe. She has 20 years of Hairdressing experience and is a Kevin Murphy gold key stylist.
Aimee is one of the Original hairdressers at Fringe hair. Having 17 years of hairdressing behind her, Aimee is one of our top senior stylists.
Aimee is extremely fond of restyling and reshaping hair through hair cutting. She loves to be responsible for a transformation and making someone’s day.
Aimee also enjoys styling hair, in particular styling hair into long luscious waves. She is also very interested in editorial styling and looks forward to more training in the future.
With a need for constant change in Elysse’s hair life she decided to take it into her own hands and become a hairdresser and put herself through the drastic changes she saw around her.
Constantly inspired by the latest trends, Elysse has found herself falling in love with colour work.
Elysse feels confident in all areas of colour, in particular balayage and foiling. She loves a soft natural look and nothing beats a good blend – She considers herself a blonde specialist being a blonde herself however, always enjoy drastic change.
With the use of amazing training programs, Elysse is constantly up to date with the latest colouring techniques and women’s styling techniques.
The idea that Elysse is inspired every single day and can be as creative as she likes is the reason that she is so passionate about hairdressing. The fact that Elysse can put a smile on a client’s face by changing their colour or cut makes each day worth it. She loves being the girl behind the chair.
Carlie is a young upcoming stylist who just completed her studies.
Carlie knew she wanted to become a hairdresser the moment she fell in love with weddings. Upstyling and the creativity that goes into it is the reason Carlie became a hairdresser.
She’s got a natural talent and she’s one to watch.
ASH – Salon Coordinator
Ash is our proud West Australian who moved to the Northern Beaches five years ago.
Ash has 13 years of retail/customer service behind her and was most recently working for global surf brand O’Neill.
After having a gorgeous baby boy named Ted and marrying her husband Stu, Ash has joined the Fringe Team as our Salon Coordinator.