Head Stylist/Owner

Sonja Hamilton

As a proud salon owner in Nelson for over 13 years and a qualified stylist for over 25 years. My passion is creating the perfect style for my clients face shape and I get immense joy from using Organic Colour Systems. I absolutely love creating a gloriously subtle colour or something equally fun and exciting.


Senior Stylist

Hitomi Nagahama

Hitomi has started a new adventure back in Japan with her husband Taki. She will be missed after 13 years of working for Renaissance.


Senior Stylist

Vicki Carr

I always enjoy watching Vicki work, her dedication to each client is impeccable.

Her quiet nature, and large talent go hand in hand with short cuts to fun or natural colours.



Angie Marshall

Angie has worked with us at Renaissance for six years now. Her passion for delivering great service never ceases to amaze us. I'm proud to have her on our team.


Qualified Junior Stylist

Sophie Timpson

Sophie has qualified from her hairdressing apprenticeship end of last year. Sophie is showing some great skill in her work. Look forward to seeing her progress.

Well done Sophie!