Check Out The Businesses Behind One Of Brisbane’s Most In Demand Suburbs
Discover 4120.By Guest Styler | 28th March 2019
Take a look through Brisbane’s most in demand residential and lifestyle areas, as we highlight some incredible businesses across Stones Corner and Greenslopes.
The KOR team is made up of five talented stylists and apprentices, specialising in blondes to help clients achieve the perfect tone. Each hairdresser at KOR is chosen for their ability to look after each client with specialist skills and techniques, and pride themselves on always wanting to upskill and learn new methods and trends. Currently, they’re loving the warmer, violet blondes, and have been combining foils and balayage to create the ultimate look as we head into the cooler months. They’re also proud to be a sustainable salon, always trying to make environmentally conscious decisions for the salon, as well as donating to an animal rescue every month.
Buying a home is likely to be one of your biggest investments in life, and with banks tightening their credit polices lately, it’s seemingly becoming harder and harder to achieve this goal. In order to receive the outcome you desire, it’s critical that you have the guidance and support of an experienced finance professional to assist you through the process. Justin Forbes has been working in the finance industry for over 16 years, working closely with clients to do everything he can to make the dream of owning a home a reality. He works with a panel of over 35 lenders to ensure you are best positioned to get your finance approved, and is an expert at matching your particular needs and situation to a suitable lender. He can assist you with home, investment, personal, car and business finance, and is able to travel to you to make things that little bit easier.
After undergoing a huge transformation and renovation in 2017, this once all day breakfast café has evolved into an elegant 110 seat eatery and bar, serving a fabulous array of breakfast and lunch, and are now open for dinner on Friday and Saturday evenings. The breakfast menu has exciting options like LM Gringo, confit duck waffles and sand crab eggs bennie. The autumn lunch menu offers soufflé, pasta, gourmet salads, risotto, and burgers, and a new dinner menu featuring stuffed zucchini flowers, homemade funghi gnocchi and Middle Eastern spiced chicken. There’s something to entice any foodie to visit this gorgeous dining spot.
This sustainable salon has been up and running for five years, providing Stones Corner and beyond with beautiful hair. Proud to only use products that are cruelty free, Kelly Elle Salon employs highly trained staff who are colour and blonde specialists, and frequently attend education workshops and training courses to ensure they’re always up to date with the latest trends, treatments and skills. Owner Kelly has 18 year’s experience in the hairdressing industry, and loves to share her passion with her clients and staff. This year, she is also taking on the role of Educator for the Paul Mitchell Creative Team, and is excited to increase her knowledge and pass it on to others.
Known for their love of colour and their signature disco, multidimensional looks, Horse Meat Disco Salon are trend setters when it comes to vibrant and beautiful hair. As recent finalists at the Australian Hair Industry Awards for Customer Care and Apprentice of the Year, you can guarantee that their team is incredibly professional and highly educated. Their salon culture is like a family, where everyone is welcomed and made to feel comfortable, and encouraged to be the individual they’ve always wanted to be. In 2019, they expect to see a lot of bold cuts and strong shapes come back into fashion, as well as epic colours and shorter styles.
Gain the strength and grace of a dancer, while having loads of fun at Xtend Barre Stones Corner. Operating for five years and owned by professional dancer and Moulin Rouge veteran Shay Stafford, Xtend Barre trains people of all fitness levels, welcoming them into their supportive studio community. Offering a full body workout, each session will leave you feeling sweaty and empowered, combining dance moves with cardio, strength training, and Pilates fundamentals. With no previous dance experience necessary, these fun workouts are designed for absolutely anyone, with classes available in the form of barre, mat Pilates, reformer, and HIIT.
Up and coming to the Stones Corner area is retail and business precinct, Bower Lane. Setting up alongside already established Bower Serviced Offices, Bower Lane will provide boutique spaces for businesses, including serviced offices and retail studios, for those looking to branch into one of the most in-demand residential areas in Brisbane. The multi-level building will be both functional and versatile, offering ample parking and a range of sizes and fit out options. Whether you’re wanting to expand your business into a new space, or are excited about the retailers that might be popping up near you, keep your eyes peeled for the opening of Bower Lane in late 2019.
As one of Brisbane’s fastest growing salons, Epic Hair Designs is much more than hairdressing, spanning across 15 different salons throughout Brisbane and featuring some of our city’s very best hairdressers. Their Greenslopes salon is one of their newest, opening in mid 2017 with a gorgeous fit out, amazing clientele, a relaxed vibe, and highly talented and motivated stylists. One thing that sets them apart in the Brisbane hair industry is their ongoing dedication to training, and their internal encouragement for team members to be a part of amazing opportunities within the industry.
This quaint café in Stones Corner underwent a revamp last year, and has now become the ‘go to’ location for locals and those in the surrounding suburbs. With a funky vibe and relaxing atmosphere, Moreish Café serves eats, drinks, and coffee seven days a week, with crowd favourites being the black forest waffles and the mushroom medley on rye toast. They’ve always got delicious creations up their sleeve, so head in for your next breaky or lunch date.
Aiming to celebrate the beauty of every client that comes through their doors, Boho Hair, Body & Skin, want you to achieve the hair goals you’ve always wanted, while chilling out in an earthy luxe environment. Using botanical-based hair colours, the entire team at Boho love what they do, and can style absolutely anything, from balayage and colour melts, to edgy cuts, vibrant colours and glam blow waves. They’ve also introduced body and skin services performed by a qualified beautician, so not only can you pop in for a fresh new ‘do, but also enjoy a massage, manicure and pedicure, skin treatments, brow shaping, or lash tints!
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