The Biography and Latest Hairstyle Collections of Warren Holmes
Warren Holmes’s impeccable attention to detail and creative vision have made him one of the most in-demand new hair stylists.
Warren’s intuitive sense of trends and ability to create endless individual looks for each model, celebrity and client he works on have him widely considered one of London’s most inventive, conceptual hair stylists.
contemporary femininity and glamour is something Warren Holmes is strongly associated
with. It is no surprise his individual body of work has caught the eyes of the
Royal Family; Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie whom Warren has recently begun styling.
Styling Hair for Celebrities is something Warren Holmes has been accustomed too, touching the heads of Sienna Miller, Supermodels Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell, Lily Donaldson, Jennifer Hawkins, David Williams‘ wife Lara Stone, Liberty Ross, Alice Dellal, Stella Tennant; respected industry clients such as The Daily Telegraph’s Hilary Alexander, Designers Matthew Williamson, Amanda Wakeley and Daniella Issa whom Warren has styled that give him most satisfaction: “these guys know the score so it’s a real compliment to do their hair.”
Warren’s radically expressive, beautiful, yet very much wearable styles, have been seen on the runway for such diverse fashion houses such as Chanel, John Rocha, Armani, Matthew Williamson, Aquasctutum, Issa, Berardi, Amanda Wakeley, Ashley Isham and many more.
His training from a young age has been nothing short of phenomenal. Working closely with Nicky Clarke in his teens and early twenties, he learned the fundamentals of hairdressing off his idol and mentor. Warren continued to push his education and learn from the hairdressing greats. It is no coincidence then that Warren’s career is taking shape similar to that of Nicky, by combining his time between session and salon work.
Warren’s career started moving rapidly when he was offered a job as a Creative Consultant for a hair brand in Sydney, Australia where he was tasked to build a diverse training structure. It was in Australia that he joined forces with Chanel and began styling hair for their shows; dividing his time between Melbourne and Sydney and ultimately falling into session styling.
On his return from Australia, Warren soon collaborated with legend Malcolm Edwards. Working with Malcolm means working literally across the globe and with the very biggest names in the fashion industry including Film Director Tim Burton and Photographers such as Mario Testino, Tim Walker, Solve Sunsdsbo and Miles Aldridge to name but a few. Warren’s work with Malcolm has seen him work on some of fashion’s biggest publications including British, French and Italian Vogue, British and American Harpers Bizarre, V magazine and many more.
Education is something Warren is incredibly passionate about. Used as an ambassador and mentor by City&Guilds to promote their campaign to encourage young people to forge a career in hairdressing, Warren excelled and was also used by another government scheme, Connexions, and was again positioned as a mentor for the young people on their programs.
Warren is not only a cutting edge hair stylist, he also art directs numerous photo shoots and can regularly be seen in front of the camera, with an exciting TV show currently in development out early 2011, times are exciting for the 25 year old from Lichfield!