CREATIVE DIRECTOR + CO OWNER
Kate was born with a natural desire to work in the hair industry, entering into the world of hair at the tender age of 14, she has never looked back. She joined the Blondie team in 2014 after returning home from working in Byron Bay, then joining forces with friend Rebeccah as co-creative director in early 2017. Her beachy boho aesthetic is very evident in the soft and effortlessly beautiful hairstyles she produces for her clients, creating organic natural lived-in low maintenance blondes.
Kate also prides herself in being an expert precision cutter – she is well versed in all current techniques. She has also built a cult male following for her current barbering techniques. Kate, determined to be the best is always making sure she and the business is ahead of the curve. She is continually educating and developing the Blondie team, helping to nurture their individual strengths and helping them to grow into incredible artists all the while maintaining the Blondie brand ethos. Kate is a Kevin Murphy session stylist who is regularly called upon for editorial fashion shoots, and has worked her magic on those attending events including VAMFF, MSFW, the Logies, Brownlow Medal and has worked with top brands such as Myer and David Jones.
Kate is also a prominent stylist and makeup artist when it comes to weddings, brides trust her to create their dream look for their special day. More and more brides are requesting Kate be their glam go-to for their celebrations.
When Kate isn’t working she loves to get outdoors, enjoying surfing and paddle boarding. She loves exploring the world, travelling as much as she can, and you will often see her at music festivals, from Falls to Coachella.