Hobbs wins Hair and Beauty Bristol Life Award

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Last night we went to The Bristol Life Awards and we only blimmin won! We had a great night at the Bristol Life Awards and it was made all the better, coming away with a shiny new award! We were up against some stiff competition and were very honoured to come out on top. All of the other businesses in …

Stock up on Choc this Easter!


Our favourite Chocolatier Linda Wilmore of Choc Stock and Caramel will be returning to the Salon on April 8th, just in time for you to stock up on Easter treats. As always she’ll be setting up in The Hobbservatory, do before your cut or colour, you can relax with a coffee and take a look at the delicious handmade wares …

We are recruiting!

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The New Year has brought with it new opportunities, we are on the lookout for an apprentice technician. We’re looking for someone with a passion for cuts and colours, someone who wants to learn from a close knit team of amazing professionals abut most importantly is dedicated and determined to put in the hard hours in order to develop and …

Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate!


Here’s a huge thanks to one of our faves, Linda Willmore, of Choc Stock & Caramel for coming along to the store this weekend with some of her tasty wares. It was a busy day, probably the busiest of the year and everyone loved the sweet treats she brought along. Thanks so much Linda and here’s to next Christmas… can …

Choc Stock & Caramel


We have a great day planned at the salon on December 17th as one of our regular clients, Linda Willmore, makes chocolates and she’ll be coming in and setting up downstairs, giving out samples. You can stock up on amazing, hand-made sweet treats as gifts too. Linda will be bringing along a range of chocolates; from salted caramel, dark and …

Kate Saddington – Technical Director

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That’s right people, Kate is back! After spending a couple of months travelling the globe and a stint with London based HOB Salons, Kate has decided to come back to Bristol and we’re delighted to welcome her back as Technical Director. Kate has bags of experience and we’re certain that, once again, she’ll be a great addition to the team. …

Avant Garde Success!

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The team really pulled it out the bag this week during our avant garde training session. Under the watchful eyes of Doug, Ashleigh and James we saw some amazing colours and some really innovative cuts. With a little expertise from Tigi, the team got to experiment with colour combinations they wouldn’t normally use on a day to day basis… and …

Avante Garde Training Day


From 3pm on Wednesday 9th November, we’ll be holding an afternoon of avante garde training… how exciting! This is a great way to make sure all the staff here at Hobbs are not only on the cutting edge (no pun intended) of styles and fashions, but to give everyone a chance to get their hands on some of the amazing …

Vacancy: Colour Technician

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We’re on the look out for a new colour technician with at least 6 years experience to join our Salon. If you’re top class experienced colour technician, and you’re looking for a new challenge at one of the country’s most fashionable and well established salons, then we want to hear from you. Joining Hobbs as a colour technician is a …

Bristol in Bloom Awards

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How great is this, we won not one but TWO awards at the Bristol in Bloom Awards this year. One of the awards we won was a pretty special one, the John and Pat Mortell Bristol in Bloom Perpetual Trophy. We’re looking forward to next year already!