The National Women’s History Project brought forward the most amazing theme for Women’s History Month 2014, “Women of Character, Commitment, and Courage”. As a WOMAN from the Caribbean, a Mother, and a business WOMAN, I understand and am inspired by the many roles we WOMEN play in the everyday walks of life. In an effort to recognize the amazing WOMEN who patronize EDRIS Salon, I am choosing to look more closely at the many positive influences that played a large part in their walk to becoming women of character, commitment, courage, AND more. xo Edris. Dawn Brown – has an established career in fashion PR and is the former PR for the Iconic NYC department staple Barney’s. Lois Joy Johnson - has a distinguished editorial career working for leading fashion magazines and a notable author. Camille Young - is a senior level business executive at a major pharmaceutical company. Candace Taylor Horvath - has achieved a successful career balance between energy trading and health & wellness consulting. Monique Pean – is a visionary jewelry designer and a young entrepreneur to watch. There are a multitude of women (both past and present) that have inspired us to strive for excellence. We want to celebrate one of your female inspirations and how they inspired you. Louis J J In high school I clearly didn’t fit the preppy format so I turned to three strong independent woman- Georgia O’ Keefe, Coco Chanel and Diana Vreeland- as role models. I loved their work, personal style and challenging lifestyles. Dawn B Dorothy Dandride, Lena Horne, Ava Gardner, Bethanne Hardison, Faye Overton, Diahann Carroll, Babara Brown all have inspired me for different reasons. Camille Y My mom, Joycie Lewis inspires me daily through her strength, her resolve, her elegance, and her faith. Candace Y My female inspiration and informal mentor is…
EDRIS Salon is a full service salon featuring a highly skilled team of artists located in the Flatiron District.
Owner Edris Nichols is known for her uptown/downtown aesthetic and her multicultural approach to hair styling – all staff are trained in the specific needs of African American, Asian, Caucasian and mixed hair types. Our highly experienced team consists only of senior cutters and colorists.
EDRIS Salon was just voted by ELLE magazine as one of its Top 100 Salons.