A bit about the team…


Jaide started her career in hair dressing at the age of 16 and established her first salon in Surry Hills in 2011.

Favourite colour : Navy/Cream
Favourite food : Avo toast!
Ideal Holiday Destination : Thailand….but i really want to see Africa!
Favourite thing to do in salon: If you want to be blonde or pink…I’m your girl! I also enjoy colour corrections.



Favourite colour : Yellow
Favourite food : Grilled salmon & asparagus… oh and Chocolate!
Ideal holiday destination : New York
Favourite thing to do in salon : I find men’s hair cuts so relaxing to do, so I like that. I also like creative colouring!

(Carmel is a master at the curly blowdry!)



Favourite colour : Aqua
Favourite food : Coconuts!
Ideal holiday destination : Greece, I’ve been and I will keep going back!
Favourite thing to do in salon : I love doing the big make overs! I Love giving My clients a new look!


Ruby is The last Strand’s CFO – Chief Furry Officer! She is Jaide’s Rescue dog and she is one of the sweetest dogs you’ll ever meet! Regular clients know that Ruby can be bribed with any tiny bit of food, kisses and pats.  Unfortunately we lost Ruby in January 2021, she will always be our perfect little mascot. We miss her every single day!

Favourite food: Ruby would eat anything! Except broccoli or cucumbers!
Favourite thing to do in salon : Loves to lean on you for a pat
Favourite thing to do In her spare time : Bush walks with her lead off!