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SOTY 2014: SOTO--Salon On The Ohio

Stacey Soble | May 26, 2014 | 6:37 PM
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SOTO—Salon On The Ohio

Cincinnati, Ohio


Owners: Gregory Schroeder & Anastasia Kim Blair

Established: December 2013

Salon style: Urban Glam, Affordable Luxury, Chic

Square footage: 4,700

Stations: 16

Equipment: $155,000

Furniture: Brandl Skirvin of the Salon and Spa Idea Group, and Takara Belmont

Total design investment: $826,000

Color line: Wella

Design by: Brandl Skirvin of the Salon and Spa Idea, Ashley Upton- AMU Interiors LLC.

Architects: Takara Belmont, St. Louis Design Center

Photography: Mark Schroeder of Mark Joseph Photography


Owners’ Comments:


“Our color and processing bar gives clients the the ability to be part of the entire experience. It allows for a more complete consultation, and clients can remain plugged in throughout the entire process.


Judges’ Comments:


“The metallic upholestry and high-tech processing equipment give the color bar a space-age feel and add to the coloring experience.”—Hillenmeyer


“The overall brand is consistent throughout the salon.”—Crusafilli


“The idea of covering the support columns in photos is amazing.”—Grissler

Originally posted on Salon Today.

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