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Moxie Beauty & Hair Parlor will be opening its doors in August!!

Moxie is a unique shop for all your hairstyling needs. Have your pompadour shaped up while listening to the tunes of Chuck Berry, Social Distortion, Johnny Cash, The Supremes, Stray Cats,etc.!
The location is a traditional barbershop setting......an established location for over 30 years! Our decor includes many retro & vintage items. Come check out the Moxie Beauty & Hair Parlor experience!

We service women, men, and kids. We specialize in retro/vintage hairstyling as well as the latest modern trends in both hair cutting and color!

Moxie is where modern & retro meet!!

We offer Hair, Make-up, & Nail services.
Color services include natural colors & special effects colors.

We offer unique "Look" packages for a complete look from the 30's,40's, 50's, or 60's! This includes hairstyling, make-up, & nails!

We cut pompadours & D.A.'s!

Moxie uses top notch professional products such as Rusk, American Crew, ISO, Pravana Color, etc.! We also use American Greaser Supply pomade, Lucky 13 pomade, Kustom Klaws nail art, & more!

Many unique items for purchase as well!!

Stay tuned for more updates & photos!!

Moxie Beauty & Hair Parlor
4329 Kalamazoo Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508
Staff: Stephanie Strwobridge & Caroline K.

Feel free to message me with questions! ~ Stephanie
www.myspace.com/cutscurls
I am excited to be returning to the Indy Road Rockets Rumble! This event is held at the Clarion Waterfront Hotel in Indianapolis on June 18-20. I will be a vendor again this year, offering haircuts and hairstyling for women & men.
I will be available each day from 9:00am-6:00pm. I have special Road Rockets Rumble rates!

Men's Cut: $10
Women's Cut: $15
Retro/Pin Up Hairstyling or UpDo: $25

 I will be selling a few products as well!!
Please book your appointment early!

~Stephanie
www.myspace.com/cutscurls
"Grease It Up!, Men's Hair From 1920-1950" is now available!!!
This book is a guide to men's hairstyles from 1920-1950.
It is 57 pages and includes a Directory of traditional barbers from around the world!
Chapters & topics include:
1.The Foundation - maintaining healthy hair, pomade removal, relief for problem scalp & hair
2. Dapper Dan - Hairstyles from 1920-1950.
3. The Haircut - understanding how the haircut relates to the hairstyle, what you should be recieving at your haircut appointment, how to pick the proper haircut, neckline shapes, D.A's, & more!
4.Combing & Styling - Understanding pomades, best combs to use, pompadour styling by Mister Ducktail!
5.Rockabilly Rebel - Modern rockabilly styles from around the world, featuring some of your favorite musicians! Brian Setzer, The Boppin' Kids, Calabrese, Built For Speed, Marco DiMaggio, & more!! Find out who cuts their hair & what products they use!
6. Hats - the best accessory for men! Looking at various hats.
7. Featured Barbers - Profiles on Nicky The Barber, Mister Ducktail, and Robert Rutledge.
8.Barber Directory!!

I will be putting up a Buy Now button on my MySpace page just like I did for my women's book. www.MySpace.com/cutscurls

I will be shipping WORLDWIDE!!
Contact me with any questions :)

~Stephanie

It's Christmas party season......and soon after comes New Years!! Arrive in style!
Make your hairstyling appointments now!
Studio K Salon also has a fabulous make-up artist. Call us at 616-454-1033. We are located inside Scavenger Hunt, downtown Grand Rapids.

This year make heads turn & jaws drop when you arrive!!

Retro/Vintage Hairstyling (1930-1960) by Stephanie
Make-up Application by Katie

Coming to Scavenger Hunt in Grand Rapids!!


I am very excited and happy to announce that as of next week I will be working at Studio K Salon which is located inside Scavenger Hunt in downtown Grand Rapids!! This will be great.....vintage clothing and retro hair!! I will be offering haircuts of all styles for men & women and also retro/vintage styling for men & women. I am not offering color at this time. I will not be at ECHO Salon after friday, please find me at Scavenger Hunt! I will be working on getting pomades in there for all you rockabilly guys.

Stay tuned!!! I will update on the hours I will be there and further info!!

Woohoo!!!!

I am happy to announce that a local photographer and I have started RETROPOLIS! Your #1 source for Authentic Pin Up and Period Appropriate Photo Sessions in the Grand Rapids area!! You may visit our MySpace page at www.myspace.com/retropolisusa for photos and more information. We have a studio space downtown GR inside a 7 story wherehouse! The wherehouse alone is a great location for photos!! Especially for Halloween!!
All photos are taken by JohnB, hairstyling and styling provided by myself ( Stephanie Strowbridge). Make up is available.
We are so excited to offer this! Every shoot we have done so far has been a blast!! Contact me for more information!! Get the girl together for a pin up party!!
 Set & Style
Retro Beauty Basics

A 70 page book on retro hairstyling! This is meant to be an at-home guide to help with everyday retro hairstyling.
The book includes a 10 page Directory of Retro Beauty Professionals from all over the world, including Barbers!!
Topics include:
~ The Foundation - maintaining healthy hair
~The Haircut - looking at how the haircut is esssentail to the hairstyle
~Parts & Patterns - Looking at growth patterns & part lines
~ Understanding Curls - how to measure curls for the best results, how to pin curl, roller/curl placement, best brushes to use for comb out, sleeping with curls, etc.
~Keeping it Simple - Looking at various hair lengths and simple retro looks we can achieve with them.
~ 1940's Rolls How-To
~ 3 Basic Sets with instructions and sketches

For more book info, shipping info, ordering info please visit my MySpace page!! www.myspace.com/cutscurls
I have set up 2 blogs.....1 is for book info and the othe ris for payment & shipping info.

Jun. 3rd, 2008

 Now is your chance to be a starlet, bombshell pin up, flapper girl, or movie maiden!! Have your photo taken like you've never had before!
Period hairstyling and photography in Grand Rapids for your personal pin up photos!
You provide your outfit/outfits and make-up. Basic make-up help may be given if needed. Period appropriate hairstyling will be provided. We can set the scene for you and position your poses in period style. Location and props to be determined on a shoot to shoot basis. This is offered within the Grand Rapids area. Please inquire on pricing and availability.


Photography available by JohnB, hairstyling by myself.

Pin Up/Beauty Photo Shoots in Grand Rapids!

Now is your chance to be a starlet, bombshell pin up, flapper girl, or movie maiden!! Have your photo taken like you've never had before!
Period hairstyling and photography for your personal pin up shoot!
You provide your outfit/outfits and make-up. Basic make-up help may be given if needed. Period appropriate hairstyling will be provided. We can set the scene for you and position your poses in period style. Location and props to be determined on a shoot to shoot basis. This is offered within the Grand Rapids area. Please inquire on pricing and availability.


Photography available by JohnB, hairstyling by myself.


Come on out to The Clique Bowling Lanes on May 3rd in Grand Rapids for the Hot Rodder's Ball - Car & Bike Show! There will be bowling, bands, car/biike awards & more! I will be there cuttin' hair and selling some Lucky 13 pomade and Lucky 13 girl's bandanas. Stop by for a cut...or to say hi!
You wont want to miss The Wild Woodys, The Swingin' Demons, & Truckstop Cobras!
May 3rd, noon-11pm.


See you there!