“I have always been passionate about having a nice home and looking into other peoples homes and seeing they way they live. When Scotty and I moved in together, I had ideas of furniture pieces I wanted for our space so we started making things in our shed”Read More
There is so much more to Mikki Auld Hairdressing than the passion we have for our craft. We are a representation of the places we’ve been, the people we’ve met along the way and the inspirations that have shaped and essentially created us. Our journal is a curation of all these things and more. This is a place that houses a collection of our favourite things; sustainable design, wellbeing, film and art. Here you will find interviews with local and like-minded creatives, beauty and trend forecasters as well as self-love edits and the occasional how to guide. If you think we have a little more than a bit in common and would like to feature on our journal please get in touch, we would love to chat.
Almost one year ago to this day my creative energy started cumulating for the first time in colours, textures and shapes. I had always created in some format, poetry, sculpting, design - but this was the first time I felt the urge to put a paintbrush to a surface and see what happened.Read More
Awarded Style Magazine’s Best Brisbane Salon 2017 & 2018, Mikki and her team are seriously the best in the business when it comes to hair. But what really sets Mikki apart, is the way in which she has thoughtfully and purposefully created a salon that is a hub of sustainability and good energy.Read More
Christmas is one of our favourite times of the year here in the salon. We love the festive cheer, the celebratory energy and yes, we even love the Christmas carols. But something we’re acutely aware of, in amongst all the fun and time spent with loved ones, is the amount of waste that is so often synonymous with this time of the year.Read More
Perpetual Sway meets Mikki Auld Hairdressing - “Mikki has created a truly holistic experience in a place that is so much more than just another pretty salon. Its style lies in its simplicity, but its substance is found in its quality of service and commitment to sustainability.”Read More
Sadly, there’s a toxic epidemic taking place across the world right now - women are growing more and more critical of their physical appearance and they’re letting the way they look determine their self worth.Read More
The humble bee is amongst one of the most important creatures on Earth. These amazing insects pollinate over 80% of all flowering plants including 70 of the top 100 human food crops. And yet, since 2013, in parts of the world, the bee population has fallen by a third – a phenomena known as colony collapse disorder. Thankfully, Toowoomba locals Hayley and Roger Mason have stepped up to the mark with the creation of their business Settler Hives – beautifully branded, high quality seeds with the aim of regenerating the bee population.Read More
Just a stone’s throw away from our studio, in the relaxed suburb of Camp Hill lies the newly opened cafe, Florence. This suburban gem is the talk of the town at the moment, and for good reason! In a nutshell, the cafe is beautifully decorated, feels welcoming and vibrant, serves amazing food and houses friendly and warm staff.Read More
The silly season is quickly approaching and our diaries are filling up with all kinds of social events and summer soirees. Whether you’re heading to a wedding, bridal shower or even a lazy picnic in the sunshine, we’ve created the perfect pony to combat those ‘what on earth will I do with my hair!?’ moments.Read More
If there’s one woman who sums up the essence of Mikki Auld, it’s Jeanne Damas. France born Jeanne is a model, author, and the founder of Rouje - a clothing range for the modern day woman who values minimalism, natural beauty and effortless style. The modern day Jane Birkin, Jeanne has captured the hearts of women all over the globe.Read More
Warmer weather is just beginning to rear its head and has brought with it, the feverish urge to buy a new swimsuit. Swimsuit shopping can be an overwhelming task at the best of times, so we’ve curated a list of some of our favourite ethical and sustainable Australian swimwear labels to help ease you into Summer.Read More
We at Mikki Auld more than understand the varying levels of energy a modern woman can be compelled to put into her daily skincare routine. Some days, it’s all you can do to smear off your make-up and flop into bed. However, for the days where you’re feeling just a little more indulgent, we have the perfect tool for you to incorporate into your routine. Enter: The Jade Roller.Read More
Jenna Holmes (aka, Plant Mama) is an interior plant designer, photographer and a dear friend. She is passionate about getting plants inside every single home in the world. She crafts beautiful indoor jungles, hires out plants for events and special occasions, creates Pinterest worthy plant art and loves grooving to disco music. We sat down with Jenna to talk all things green and to find out what’s next for Plant Mama.
Sustainability is important to our team, and while we strive every day to create a sustainable salon, there are other small steps we can all take in our personal lives to help create positive change. We’ve curated a list of thoughtfully designed and beautifully crafted reusable essentials just for you.Read More
Now that we’ve transitioned into Spring, we thought what better way to begin our self-care segment than to do a feature on the ancient beauty ritual of dry body brushing. (Goooodbyee winter skin) The practice of dry body brushing has been a ritual that’s been performed all over the world for centuries. Used in ancient Greek, Egyptian, Japanese, Native American and Ayurvedic cultures, dry body brushing really is a health and beauty practice that has proven its benefits and stood the test of time.Read More