Local hairdressing star showcases talent at Paris Fashion Week
Jodie a stylist at Leeds hairdressers, Russell Eaton, has reached new hairdressing heights after being picked to style hair at the prestigious Paris Fashion Week. Jodie showcased her skills for high end designer Lie Sang Bong at his S/S14 show on Wednesday 2nd October. Jodie, who is originally from Barnsley, was especially sought out by the show’s creative hair lead, who she has previously worked with at London Fashion Week.
Lie Sang Bong is one of the most influential people in South Korea, having dressed the country’s first Lady and is known to many as ‘Korean McQueen’. He has also dressed various world famous celebrities including Beyonce, Rihanna and Lady Gaga. Since debuting onto the Paris fashion scene in 2002 he has been based in the fashion capital ever since.
Jodie, who is the newest member of the Leeds Russell Eaton team said, “It was a huge honour to be chosen as a stylist for the Lie Sang Bong show at Paris Fashion Week and it’s a massive step in my career. I’m excited to use this experience to develop my skills and I hope I can inspire other young hair hopefuls from Yorkshire to aim high in their hairdressing careers.”
Robert Eaton, Creative Director said, "We were delighted that Jodie was chosen as a stylist for Paris Fashion Week. We pride ourselves on having an expert team here at Russell Eaton Leeds, and it’s great that we can offer our clients a ‘fashion week’ level of styling.”