Runway Ready @ Laceys

Join UNITE International Creative Director, Gary Baker for a one-of-a-kind, two-day bootcamp focusing on the latest trends in runway styling, creative techniques and tips & tricks. You're guaranteed a place on the UNITE backstage team for the upcoming season!

Jan 6th and 7th 2025

Red Carpet Styling with Narad Kutowaroo

Unite UK Ambassador Narad Kutowaroo is renowned for creating beautiful, sleek, elegant looks. With an insta grid to die for (take a look @naradkutowaroo), Narad travels globally styling celebrities for shoots and red-carpet events, along with educating and leading hair teams at London, New York and Paris Fashion Weeks.

Join us on Monday November 11th to dive into the world of styling magic with Narad, as he translates skills from the red carpet into commercial styles to wow your clients this festive season and beyond.

To achieve the best level of styling Narad believes you must master the fundamentals, one of the most important being the perfect ponytail. From this you can adapt the technique into an endless variety of hair-up and up-down styles – all in a regular salon appointment time, with newfound skill, confidence and speed.

As an educator Narad is loved for his collaborative, supportive approach and this immersive and informative day will be a combination of demonstrations, hands-on, and group discussion.

What you’ll learn

  • The perfect ponytail foundation

  • How to adapt your pony into other hair-up and up-down styles

  • Ways to get your party styling consultation right

  • Products & techniques to get the best result and speed up styling time

  • Tips for curating your Instagram grid

  • What makes a good shot for social media

  • Suggestions for promoting your styling skills to gain clients

Date: Monday 11th November 2024

Cost: £125

Venue: Laceys Studio, Reading

Timing: Refreshments at 10am ready for a 10:30am start, finish by 3:30pm. Lunch & refreshments included.

Bring along your styling tools and electricals.

To book online you’ll need to log into your account. If you don’t have an online account with Laceys, it’s simple to register by clicking on the ‘Account’ icon, then click on ‘create account’ under the login button.

JOICO Color Excellence Program
10 dates throughout 2024


This elite, intensive program is a full-blown experience that will not only deepen your fundamental knowledge about hair but will also push your boundaries and challenge you to achieve dazzling Color results! It’s your springboard to further establish your reputation as a Color authority and increase sales.

Are you ready to Color with all the crayons?

Cost: £2,500 +VAT (installments available)

Venue: Laceys Studio, Reading

Timing: Arrive at 6:30pm for 7pm start


Day 1 - Monday 29th January
Day 2 - Monday 26th February
Day 3 - Monday 25th March
Day 4 - Monday 29th April
Day 5 - Monday 20th May

Day 6 - Monday 24th June
Day 7 - Monday 22nd July
Day 8 - Monday 9th August
Day 9 - Tuesday 10th September
Day 10 - 4th November

Who is this program for?

  • JOICO hairdressers/colorists who want to Color with confidence & reach the next level
  • JOICO salons that want to be the go-to Color salon in their region & increase their market
  • JOICO salon owners who want to invest in and upskill their hairdressers/colorists
  • Ambitious hairdressers/ colorists who want to be a part of a group of like-minded experts

Program content

There are 5 different modules that are spread over 10 days throughout the year. Here’s a sneak peek of what you can expect…

  • JOICO Color Excellence Module 1: the Foundation - introduction to JOICOLOR
  • JOICO Color Excellence Module 2: Mastering the JOICOLOR Pillars
  • JOICO Color Excellence Module 3: Beyond the boundaries – confident corrections
  • JOICO Color Excellence Module 4: The foundation for creative Color creations
  • JOICO Color Excellence Module 5: Graduation Day!

And it doesn’t stop here! Once you have graduated, there will be additional follow-up programs at your fingertips. This is your opportunity to get insider access, be in the know and get brilliant tips & tricks!

Ignite Your Salon Profit with Steve Hilliard


Join our Business course on Monday 7th October 2024 when Steve will help you develop the future of your salon.

About Steve Hilliard - A successful salon owner and experienced salon business coach, Steve Hilliard has identified all the key numbers to guarantee business growth, he’s effectively coached an abundance of salon owners into profitability and is a successful author of the book ‘Do Something Different in your Salon Today’ which is now in its 5th reprint.


Monday 7th October 2024

10 AM - 4 PM

Laceys Studio, Reading


Blonde Ambition course with Lea Shaw


Join us at Laceys Studio on Monday 21st October 2024 for a look & learn session with Joico UK Blonde Ambassador Lea Shaw.

What To Expect...

  • Look & learn session
  • Learn blonde techiniques using the NEW Blonde Life products
  • Tips and tricks
  • Focusing on Winter blondes & brondes and copper

About Lea Shaw - With over 22 years hairdressing experience, colouring and restyles are her forte! Working on Fashion Weeks across Europe and winner of The Fellowship for British Hairdressing Colour Project, Lea's experience and skill range are wide and varied!

Date: Monday 21st November 2024

Time: 10am - 4pm

Location: Laceys Studio, Reading

Studio Sessions

BESPOKE SESSIONS in your salon with Laceys Education Team

Laceys Educators have a wealth of knowledge and love to transfer their expertise.

We work with only the best quality brands at Laceys and our Educators know hairdressing and colour inside and out – click here to see their credentials. We look forward to spending time with you!

What session would be suitable for my salon?

Laceys believe educational sessions should always benefit your business. Have a chat with your Laceys Account Manager about your business goals. They’ll liaise with our educators and working together, we’ll come up with a plan to support you.

How do I qualify for In-Salon Sessions?

In-Salon Sessions depend on your business plan, your Laceys Account Manager will discuss with you and if you have any questions please do contact them.

What do I need to organise?

Depending on the type of training, your Laceys Educator will talk you through how to pre-plan for your bespoke In-Salon Session.

Invite Only & Completed Courses

Blonde Ambition Look & Learn



July 8th 2024



Afro & Textured Hair



February 5th 2024



Runway Ready



January 2nd & 3rd 2024



Salon Mastermind with Steve Hilliard

4-Part Course

Apr-Oct 2023


Cut and Finish with Marc Antoni

Invite Only

August 21st 2023


Paramount Leadership


July 17th 2023


Balayage with Marc Antoni

Invite Only

June 26th 2023


SAGA HAUS Social Media 101


June 13th 2023