When you analyze more than 100 SALONS OF THE YEAR applications and review more than 1,000 images, you begin to pick up on some interesting design trends. Here are a few trends that piqued the interest of the SALON TODAY staff …

While some showcased beautiful branding …


 Trends from 2009 Salons of the Year Read about the panel of judges and the judging process.
Salons of the Year 2009: Judges & Process

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Trends from 2009 Salons of the Year.
See pictures here

Trends from 2009 Salons of the Year

Allure in Hamilton, Bermuda


Salon Level in St. Paul, Minnesota


Dre’s Hair Salon in Scottsdale, Arizona


Others paid homage to pop culture …


 
Hot Heads Salon & Tanning Spa in Boynton Beach, Florida

Juan Florentino in Beverly Hills, California

James Joseph The Experience in Hinsdale, Illinois


A few showed off their curves …

 
Shear Shack Salon & Spa in Alexandria, Virginia
 
Signature Style Hair Studio in Cornelius, North Carolina
 
Euodia Salon & Day Spa in Moorpark, California


While the adventurous provided transport to exotic locales …

 
Ave’ SalonSpa in Cambridge, Maryland
 
Pharoah’s Hairum Salon & Spa in Rochester, New York
 
Salon Concrete in Redbank, New Jersey
 
Pharoah’s Hairum Salon & Spa in Rochester, New York



  Read about the panel of judges and the judging process.
Salons of the Year 2009: Judges & Process

See the full list of winners. Get results from previous years.
Click here

Trends from 2009 Salons of the Year.
See pictures here