Elly Armitage

VALONZ
HEAD SENIOR STYLIST / EXPERT SINCE 2005

Having a diverse career in hairdressing spanning over two decades Armitage is a classically trained cutter who can create and correct client’s hair requests with ease. Armitage sees the beauty & potential in each & every client that sits in her chair ensuring that her clients leave her with hair that is relevant to their lifestyle, manageable and most importantly making them feel sexy with a refreshed look.

“I love doing hairstyles with a French influence, and specialise in sexy long hair & fringes. I love being around creative & inspiring people. I specialise in mens grooming – being able to enhance a man’s features through a great style and haircut is what I do best”

With her unique & eclectic style, her ability to look at her clients overall lifestyle & individual needs is what draws a loyal clientele. Armitage has a depth & breath of experience as a backstage veteran working on runway shows both locally & internationally. As an educator her knowledge has laid down foundations for many of the Valonz Team throughout their apprenticeships. Armed with know how & knowledge Armitage is a respected hair care expert to the media & industry professionals.

Armitage takes care of some of the countries most esteemed actors such as David Wenham, Simon Baker, Elizabeth Debicki, Cate Blanchett, Hugh Jackman and Richard Roxenbrough. Most recently Elly has worked with Chris Hemsworth on the Australian Thor press junket in 2017.

As Creative director Renya Xydis Head Assistant internationally, Armitage has worked year after year backstage on  international fashion weeks since 2009.

RUNWAY CREDITS

2002 to 2008 – Head Assistant to Hair Director Myer Collections

2002 to 2014 Australian Fashion Week

2009 to 2017 London Fashion Week

2009 to 2017 New York Fashion Week as Renya Xydis head assistant.

VALONZ ADDRESS

20-22 Elizabeth St
Paddington 2021 NSW
valonz@valonz.com.au
+612 9360 2444

ELLY'S HOURS

Tuesday             9.00am     6.00pm
Wednesday      10.00am     5.00pm
Thursday          10.00am     5.00pm
Friday                 9.00am     6.00pm
Saturday             8.30am     5.30pm

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We are always interested in meeting with new local and international talent in all areas of our unique and inspiring business. We are a team that is dedicated to nurturing staff and their development through education. Intensive, thorough creative training programs – from apprentice to senior & editorial team levels – are a testament the team’s growth. To express interest in employment, please forward your resume or portfolio to: General Manager Juliet Cummins at headoffice@valonz.com.au

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Our world class salons are truly one of a kind. With state-of-the-art interiors and rare and decadent furnishings, one of our spaces might be the perfect place for you to hold your next event. To express interest in utilising one of our beautiful locations, please forward your inquiry to: General Manager Juliet Cummins at headoffice@valonz.com.au