On my way to Urban Textures Salons on 44 Gerrard St. W. I lost the hat that was covering the recent and awful weave I had received. It was an afro weave, done with synthetic hair, but I came with great expectations to put my head in the hands of Urban Textures’s owner Christos Cox and his team.
He’s come a long way from his first salon in Glendower. The décor of the place is welcoming, down-to-earth and warm.
“Everyone comes in here and they feel comfortable. We put a lot of effort into creating the atmosphere of the salon – everything from the colours to the logo on our shirts,” said Cox. Continue reading