Kilkenny stylist reaches hairdressing awards final
A hairdresser from Kilkenny has been shortlisted for a prestigious GLammies by Great Lengths 2021 award.
Lynn Knox of Street Life Hair Salon in Kilkenny is nominated in the Captivating Color category and the Hair Extension Salon / Freelancer of the Year category. These are two of the 16 prizes up for grabs on the evening, comprising six categories of creative specialists, eight regional prizes, the most charitable show of the year and the most coveted title of the evening, the Great Lengths Trophy. for Extension Excellence, awarded to a popularizer.
Now in its 10th year, the GLammies by Great Lengths recognize the most talented extenders in the UK and Northern Ireland and celebrate the craft, creativity and trade in hair extensions. Judged by some of the industry’s most respected names, as well as editors in the hairstyling press, the 2021 event will take place on Monday, February 7.
In addition to a glittering GLammies trophy, the winners of each of the sixteen categories will each receive tickets for a tour of the Great Lengths production plant in Rome, with two nights of five-star accommodation, meals and internal transfers for two people. The award package also includes social media coverage and public relations opportunities in commercial and local press, ensuring that salons and stylists can market their recognition as the best in the industry.
“The Great Lengths GLammies celebrate the best extensionists in this incredible industry,” said Joscelin McCourt, CEO of HB Collective (the home of Great Lengths).
“To be shortlisted for an award, nominees must demonstrate creativity and precision, as well as a talent for their craft that sets them apart from the competition. Lynn Knox should feel incredibly proud to be recognized at this level. “
Lynn says she is thrilled to have made it to the final: “I am passionate about working with extensions and to be recognized alongside such creative stylists is a huge honor. I just hope I impressed the judges enough to bring home the trophy at home at Street Life salon! “