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New Location is Open!

Here we go! Day 1 for the new Cut­ting Room Cre­ative! Today we start another chap­ter with the open­ing of our new salon. First offi­cial day of the Cut­ting Room Cre­ative at 5180 Dublin Way.

Salon with a View

Con­struc­tion is mov­ing along smoothly & the move date is approach­ing fast. We are very excited!

We're Moving December 27th!

Edwin and Fiona are pleased to announce the new loca­tion for the salon, 5180 Dublin Way in Nanaimo.

Steam Pod

The steam Pod is a high tech­nol­ogy steam straight­en­ing iron that releases a con­tin­u­ous flow of high pres­sure steam. The steam heats up hair pro­gres­sively, pre­vent­ing heat dam­age while cre­at­ing a pol­ished, blow-​​dry, last­ing finish.

Torlen Mini

Use at home or on-​​the-​​go for pre­ci­sion touch-​​ups and speedy styling.

Salon Magazine: 6 Questions With Edwin

Edwin John­ston, from the Cut­ting Room Cre­ative in Nanaimo, B.C., is no stranger to enter­ing hair com­pe­ti­tions. He’s taken home sev­eral Con­tessa awards and a Mas­ter Styl­ist of the Year NAHA. Below he shares his phi­los­o­phy when it comes to styling and shoot­ing beau­ti­ful hair.

Style Lessons From Japanese Salons

Salon Mag­a­zine fea­tured their tour of some of Tokyo’s top salons & shared a video of hair­styl­ist and Con­tessa win­ner Edwin John­ston trend hunt­ing on the streets of Tokyo!

Prohairstylist Australia Interview with Edwin

From the Interview with Edwin, Master Hairstylist Winner: Once...

YouTube NAHA 2012 Master Stylist of the Year

Published on 14 Aug 2012 Watch as Edwin John­ston wins the 2012 North...

Kerasilk Treatment

Kerasilk Ker­atin Treat­ment is the first cus­tomiz­able, long-​​lasting smooth­ing ser­vice for hair like silk for up to 5 months. The Cut­ting Room Cre­ative is excited to now offer this rev­o­lu­tion­ary treatment.

KMS Brand Trailer 2014

As the KMS Artis­tic Direc­tor, Edwin trav­els the globe teach­ing and inspir­ing other hair­styl­ists into the world of KMS. The cam­paign was shot in Los Ange­les and along with fel­low Artis­tic Direc­tor Clive All­wright, fea­tures the KMS brand image for 2014.

Learn How to Style With KMS Freeshape

Cut­ting Room Cre­ative Styl­ist share their favourite ways to use...

Moist Repair

KMS Moist Repair MR sham­poo — gives your hair mois­ture and...

KMS Brand Trailer 2014

As the KMS Artis­tic Direc­tor, Edwin trav­els the globe teach­ing and inspir­ing other hair­styl­ists into the world of KMS. The cam­paign was shot in Los Ange­les and along with fel­low Artis­tic Direc­tor Clive All­wright, fea­tures the KMS brand image for 2014.

Wednesday's Clique-2013

Col­lec­tion by Karly

Canadian Salon Team of the Year 2014

The Cut­ting Room Cre­ative won the award for Salon Team of the Year on Sun­day Nov. 10, 2013 at the Cana­dian Hair­styl­ist of the Year Awards.

Pacific Elegance Collection

Lenelle’s Pacific Ele­gance Col­lec­tion is a final­ist in this years Con­tessa Awards for BC Hair­styl­ist and Newcomer.

Green Circle Salons

GreenCircle Salon MemberAt our salon, we under­stand how impor­tant it is to advo­cate envi­ron­men­tal stew­ard­ship, to reclaim our habi­tat & urban spaces, and to advance pos­i­tive green change.

Through our part­ner­ship with Green­Cir­cle salons, we ensure that 100% of our hair, foils, colour tubes, papers, plas­tics & excess chem­i­cals are recy­cled and/​or repur­posed in an envi­ron­men­tally respon­si­ble way. Read more