Wicklow stylist reaches hairdressing awards final – WicklowNews
Linda Thornton of Lynda T Hairdressing at Kilmacanogue has been shortlisted for a prestigious GLammies by Great Lengths 2021 award.
Now in his 10e year, the GLammies by Great Lengths recognizes the most talented lengtheners in the UK and Ireland and celebrates the craftsmanship, creativity and trade of 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 7e February.
Linda Thornton is nominated in the Captivating Color category and the Creative Innovation category, two of 16 awards to be won that night, comprising six categories specializing in creation, eight regional awards, the most charitable show of the year and the most coveted title of the evening. , the Great Lengths Trophy for Excellence in Extension, awarded to an exceptional popularizer.
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,” says 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. Linda Thompson should feel incredibly proud to be recognized at this level. ‘
“I am delighted to have reached the final,” said Linda Thornton. “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 earn Lynda T Hairdressing the trophy! ‘