hello my name is

Hello, my name is...


I'm a Lead Stylist & the Owner @ Hank & Ax


How long have you been doing hair?
11 years - but in the industry for 13

Why did you choose cosmetology?
obsessed with the science of hair color and hairdressers are cool and can wear what they want

What is your favorite part of your job?
being with my happy staff who make all of our clients happy.  also making spotify playlists and having dance parties.

Any hobbies?
Pure Barre, yoga, football with my boys Henry and Axel, drinking gin and tonics with my husband.

Favorite social media apps and how to find you:
Instagram - @katie_hoke_harrower
Snapchat - katierayeh

If you could live anywhere, where would it be and why?
Denmark because they have that shit figured out and the Danes dress better than anyone else on the planet

What is your favorite animal and why?
pink Flamingo because its freaking pink!

Goal you'd like to accomplish?
*be the happiest salon in Omaha
*do the splits
*be the blondest girl in all of the land

Do you have any hidden talents?
I can tap dance kinda - I mean, I can do "wings" and I can out karaoke everyone.  Boom.

Favorite karaoke song?
Proud Mary or Land of 1000 Dances

Favorite joke:
your mama jokes

What did you want to be when you grew up?
English teacher but then a hairstylist and now sometimes Lady Gaga

Do you have a favorite sport?
I think I am meant to be a speed skater.

Least favorite household chore:
putting laundry away.  It's dumb. 

Any pet peeves?
people who don't put grocery carts away!

How would you describe your personal style?
Tomboy Babydoll 90's Glam and Glitter

Favorite store(s) to shop for clothes?
All Omaha boutiques: Denim Saloon, The Fold, Clothier's Daughter, Statement, Gramercy, Hello Holiday
Online: Nasty Gal, Zara, Asos

What is your favorite fashion trend?
comfortable, baggy tomboy dresses

Any character you relate to?
not really but when I drink too much I feel like I look like Courtney Love.

What is your favorite recipe?
just Nutella on bread with a Diet Coke

What is the most unusual thing you've ever eaten?
Axel's fruit loop on the floor this morning

Do you speak any different languages?
just jibberish with my girl Kelsey.

What is your favorite color?
Dijon mustard yellow, bubblegum pink and mint green

How many U.S. states have you visted?