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Australian stylists make waves at the AIPP Awards 2009-2010

Finalists in the AIPP Awards 2009-2010 have just been announced with Australian hairdressing stars placing in every single highly covetable category.

Rebecca Woloszek

Young gun Rebecca Woloszek of Lee Preston is a finalist in the Best Commercial Collection section of the competition while The Art of Hair‘s Sharon Blain is in the running to take out the award for Best Avant Garde with images from her ‘Renaissance’ collection.

Sharon Blain

The reigning 2009 Hair Expo Australian Hairdresser of the Year Caterina DiBiase of Melbourne’s Heading Out will go head to head with é SALON’s Emiliano Vitale in the Best Photography Award while é SALON’s Marc Mendicino is poised to walk away with the trophy for Best Men’s Collection.

Caterina DiBiase

In what is shaping up to be a competition dominated by é SALON, the whole team is in the running for the Best Video Award.

Marc Mendicino

The prestigious annual AIPP Awards were established in 1997 to celebrate the best hair fashion collections throughout the world, as chosen by a jury of publishers associated with the AIPP.

Emiliano Vitale

styleicons would like to wish all contestants the very best of luck in this highly esteemed competition.

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