Fashion

Haircolorist Aura Friedman Gives us the Inside Scoop Behind Peter Som’s Technicolor Coifs

Fashion

Haircolorist Aura Friedman Gives us the Inside Scoop Behind Peter Som’s Technicolor Coifs

Peter Som's inspiration board had references from Valley Of The Dolls. His look was inspired by "Women On The Verge."
We discussed using a palette of pastel metallics, but he wanted those colors fused in a blotchy way. That immediately brought French impressionist paintings to mind.
Hairstylist Eugene Soulieman felt hair should be messy and undone; a girl who's unintentionally cool.
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Aura Friedman has colored the locks of Lady GaGa and M.I.A. Drawing inspiration from art, pop culture and film, Aura has established herself as one of the most sought after colorists working in fashion today. Now stationed at the famed Sally Hershberger salon, Friedman took a break from her busy schedule to us an inside account of the inspiration behind the technicolor coifs at Peter Som’s Spring/Summer 2013 show.