Trained in classic techniques in the longest established hairstyling academy in Seville, Spain, Oskar began his career in Palma De Mallorca, serving Europe's high society. He moved to London in 2006, styling in leading Shoreditch hair salons, before working independently for fashion labels, magazines, models and artists, and private clients. His relaxed and affable manner gives lie to his consummate talent. He is in high demand both in Shoreditch, London and internationally for his exceptional cutting, styling and colour services.
Originating from Mexico and based in London for the last seven years, Alejandra is an exceptionally talented hair stylist and colourist. She has over 17 years of salon experience, including the internationally acclaimed Rossano Ferretti salon. In addition to her salon clients, Alejandra also works with on commercial projects. Established artists from Rankin to Bob Recine appreciate her combination of flair, considered approach, and attention to detail.
With around 15 years of experience in the hair salon industry, Gemma is an accomplished hairdresser and a talented colourist. She began her career working in busy London hair salons, before a break of several months to travel the world opened her eyes and heart to the creativity of East London. Most recently she was based at Vision salon, formerly of Shoreditch, joined The Drawing Room as a Senior Stylist.
A renowned colourist, Hannah recently joined our team after a decade at Taylor Taylor, one of Shoreditch’s longest established hair salons. Over 16 years in the hair industry she developed expert artistic and technical skills, resulting in her ability to deftly handle complex colour changes and finishes.
Stylist and Senior Technician
Even with around 25 years as a stylist and colourist under his belt, the extent of Marc’s experience is impressive. Beginning in 1994 with Tony & Guy in London, by 2002 he had progressed to the role of Colour Art Director at Brooks & Brooks. This saw him work on international shows in far-flung locales, ranging from Buens Aires to Sydney, Hollywood to Berlin. In 2003 we was a nominee for British Colourist Of The Year. He later became a Brand Ambassador for organic colour company, Naturtint, while building his profile with fashion labels while assisting renowned stylist, Sam McKnight. Marc worked on shows for Chanel, Balmain, Viviene Westwood, and more. He’s styled celebrities including Lana Del Rey, Lady Gaga, the Sugababes, and Anjelica Huston, with his work appearing in titles such as Wonderland, ID, Clash, Elle Russia, at Tatler Spain. He even assisted McKnight for the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics.
Sylist and Technician
There's a touch of movie magic about Mikeala, even eight years after leaving the film industry to focus on full time hair styling and colouring. Beginning at Mahogany in Mayfair and then graduating in cutting and colour at the renowned Saco hair academy, she moved to East London and worked at Taylor Taylor. While there she continued with her education and career progress, graduating from the Master Colour Programme at the Wella Academy and being promoted to Senior Stylist. Mikaela has worked at other salons in the Spitalfields and Shoreditch area, establishing an extensive and loyal clientele whom she now welcomes to The Drawing Room.
Born in the Caribbean and with Spanish heritage (doesn't that sound nice?), Iozune studied cinema and fashion before setting up her own business providing production and post-production of music videos, TV commercials, and films. She has worked with major brands, including Coca-Cola, Samsung, Pepsi, and several music artists. Iozune also has extensive experience in hospitality management and customer experience. Combined with her keen eye for style, she ensures that the team at the The Drawing Room keeps its best foot forward at all times.
Born in the former Republic of Yugoslavia, Kajo moved to Italy with his family when he was aged 7. He has long nurtured his interest in the arts and creative endeavours, exploring music, drawing, acting and handicrafts. After studying multimedia design and fine art at The Academy of Fine Art in Urbino, and volunteering as carer for those with mental disabilities, Kajo moved to London.
Lacking in talent when it comes to hair styling, but relentlessly passionate about retreiving a thrown stuffed animal, Poquito makes occasional appearances to entertain our clients and give them a good sniffing. As gentle as he is tiny, Poquito is a much loved fixture of the Spitalfields and Shoreditch hair salon scene.
Tue - Wed: 10:00 - 20:00
Thu: 12:00 - 21:00
Fri: 10:00 - 19:00
Sat: 10:00 - 18:00
Welcome to The Drawing Room Hair Salon
Tucked away on a quiet street in Spitalfields, close to the famous Spitalfields Market and only five minutes from Shoreditch, East London, The Drawing Room is a hair salon with something special. With design and service that instantly makes you feel at home, we’ve created a hair salon experience with a character that sets it apart from other hairdressers in Shoreditch and Spitalfields. Our high standards and attention to detail mean you can expect to be taken care of and lavished with the finest quality of service, whether you’re visiting for a cut, colour, or blow-dry.
Every member of the team at The Drawing Room is highly trained and exceptionally talented. Hand-picked by salon founder Oskar Pera, our stylists encompass a breadth of hair styling and hair colouring techniques to ensure that we can cater to the individual requirements of every client. You’ll find that our friendly approach puts you at ease, allowing you to feel comfortable discussing your style and benefitting from your stylist’s expert guidance. In addition to salon styling, many of our team members work on editorial and catwalk shoots, and at weddings and special events, giving you the confidence that you’re drawing on a deep pool of experience formed in the most demanding environments.
The quality of your experience is our priority. Every detail has been carefully considered to ensure that The Drawing Room delivers the best hair salon experience London has to offer. We pride ourselves on listening carefully to our clients’ individual styling preference and providing a welcoming and relaxed atmosphere.
A visit to The Drawing Room will always feel special. We’ve created a stylish yet cosy hairdressers in an historic building, sited between the bustling City of London and trendy Shoreditch. We’ll do our best to make you feel at home, with bespoke interiors, comfortable seating, latest magazines and diverting music. We'll treat you with a menu of delicious premium drinks, including freshly-ground coffee and a tempting selection of cocktails, all included in your booking at no extra cost.
If you’re considering visiting us for the first time and would like to benefit from our ideas and advice on a new style for your hair, or if you’ve been visiting us for years and fancy a change, don’t hesitate to contact us for a free consultation. We’ll even provide recommendations on how to improve the condition of your hair, help you choose from our bespoke treatment services, and offer guidance on styling at home.