Location: West Footscray / Saint Kilda
Instagram handle: @deathwishbarberco
How would you describe your shop’s vibe?
We are a family, with a rich skate & tattoo culture influence
What’s the most popular cut at the moment?
After everyone growing their hair in lockdown, longer lengths seem to be staying “in”.
What’s your favourite Uppercut Deluxe product?
Styling powder for a more natural textured finish
Who is your favourite artist to spin in the shop?
Machine Gun Kelly
What’s your favourite style to cut?
I’m a big fan of the longer style Leo cut from Romeo & Juliet.
What’s the best tip for someone visiting the area?
Make sure visit the legends down at ChipsLoft for a feed and a drink after your cut.
What the best advice for clients before walking in?
Be ready to crack a cold tinny and enjoy the good vibes
Why did you get into barbering?
I had a strong passion for art at a young age and through that I found my love for barbering
What is your favourite shop (other than your own)? The Streets Barber, their passion for the community and helping people facing homelessness and hardship is truly inspiring