BROOKFIELD – A new
hair salon called 29ten Salon has opened in the historic area of
the city known as the Village of Brookfield.
29ten is located in the former site of Sunnyside Hairdressers at
2910 N. Brookfield Road and is owned by hair stylist Katie
Schmitt who has more than 13 years of salon experience and
management in the United States and abroad, according to an
Schmitt has been working to preserve and restore some of the
unique character of her salon including showcasing the original
tin ceiling and the beadboard walls in the 1904 building. The
salon is open while renovation work is performed.
“We are excited to have 29ten Salon join the growing number of
specialty businesses in our historic village center,” said Mayor
Steve Ponto in a statement. “This last weekend saw a very
successful opening of Biloba Brewing on Pleasant Street, and
with 29ten Salon and other interest in the area, we are looking
forward to continued growth of this unique business district.”
29ten Salon will have a team of stylists who specialize in hair
extensions, hair styling and color. The salon will feature UNITE
products and will include braid and blowout bars.