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‘Tis the Season.

Champagne and cranberries, anyone? Trixies held its annual Holiday Open House this month and the turnout was amazing. Drinks were flowing and appetizers were disappearing; but most importantly, we got to get dressed up all fancy and hang out with some of our favorite people – guests, friends, and family! We had gift certificate specials… Read more »

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the “great” PANTENE challenge of 2012.

the task: for all salon team members to ditch our Aveda brand loyalty and use only Pantene Pro-V shampoo and conditioner for one week. the method behind the madness: to have a personal experience with over the counter products some of our guests are using and to have a better idea what they may be… Read more »

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honored by Salon Today Magazine.

Trixies is proud to announce we have been honored in two categories by salon today magazine for their 2012 S.T.A.M.P. Awards (“salon today’s annual marketing program = s.t.a.m.p”). with 40 winners in 24 categories fromcountless entries, the honor is ours! we were featured in the Branded Salon Materials category for our Mission Statement, whichwas created… Read more »

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Welcome to the Dollhouse.

Congratulations to our lovely Hannah Nuese on competing in the RAWards 2012 in the Hairstylist of the Year category!       Hannah styled three models with her “Doll” concept. “I wanted it to be an innocent doll look but with an edge. Leather skirts with pastel colored tights, big textured doll-like hair styled with… Read more »

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shots and slots and sun, oh my!

it was 11 thursday morning as we all rolled up to Francies for our pre-flight drinks and appys, and we were EXCITED (oh, you dont pre-game for your vegas flights?? hey, it was vacation after all and we wanted to get in the vegas spirit…). after a quick bite and a couple drinks we headed… Read more »

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vegas or bust!!

the buzz in the salon lately has been all about VEGAS! the trixies girls are packing up and heading to sin city for some fun in the sun. a much deserved break after two long years of building the books and a business to be proud of, the vegas trip was an incentive of a… Read more »

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art in motion.

  an exceptional show with extraordinary people: the RAWartist:Des Moines shows at Woolys are a relatively new concept to the area but have been received with open arms by the local artist circles and remarkably supported by the community thus far. Tricia and Hannahwere lucky enough to be chosen and showcased their work at the… Read more »

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beauty is as beauty does…

our mission at Aveda is to care for the world we live in, from the products we make to the ways in which we give back to society. at Aveda, we strive to set an example for environmental leadership and responsibility, not just in the world of beauty, but around the world. love it. live… Read more »

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in other news…

i am so extremely excited to share that our own Hannah and Tricia have been selected for an A-MA-ZING event for RAWartists Des Moines! here is a little bit about what RAW is: [seriously, this is so cool] RAW:natural born artists is an independent arts organization, for artists, by artists.We’re a community made up of… Read more »

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its that time of year…

its mid-august: the kiddies are getting their back to school haircuts, the die-hard football fans are counting the minutes to start trash talking, but best of all, its time for the Iowa State Fair. just in case you were curious, here are my top five reasons why i l.o.v.e. the fair… #5. great music. plus… Read more »

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