New Modern Blog Just Up. Raphael – 2017

Posted by on Feb 23, 2017 in Helen's Blog | 0 comments

New Modern Blog Just Up. Raphael - 2017

Photo: Klaus Lucka

My latest blog is just up on Modern. It is about the surreal supersexy sixties hairdresser phenom Raphael, the once partner of Raphael & Leonard fame.  Leonard, who made Twiggy famous, passed away recently, and that made me think of Raphael.  He was so famous in the 60s, but the fame didn’t last.  Why? I met him when I did the PR launch for his salon in Montreal.  See the photos taken for the launch, not dated, relevant still today, see Raphael in action in  London with Chita Rivera.   Check it out. Click HERE

 

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15 Raphael 1962/63

Posted by on Jan 19, 2012 in RAPHAEL | 0 comments

Raphael 1962/63

Photo: Courtesy Renato Santarossa

Fun photo. Raphael’s scintillating scissors in action cutting the hair of Chita Rivera, star of the “West Side Story” musical when Raphael co-owned Raphael & Leonard in London, 1962/63.

Hair: Raphael 1962/63
Photo: Courtesy Renato Santarossa

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