There was a record number of entries for this year’s Challenge, which is an annual competition to find the world’s best barbers and men’s stylists. From the national winners, 15 will be chosen to compete in the global American Crew All Star Challenge final in Paris on 18 April. The prize includes $10,000 cash, alongside a trophy, the opportunity to judge next year’s contest and a scholarship to the new American Crew education programme and events.
By Adrienne Berard | Thursday February 28, 2013 8:11 AM At a Harlem barbershop, a beautician named Heavenly Cross slides a razor blade through a bundle of disembodied black hair. Sometimes her clients want to be Beyonce; other times, Rihanna. And sometimes they want the hair from “that Mary J. Blige video.” Across the globe, an Indian […]