Our Team of Stylists
Established In 2014
by co-owners Holly Robinson and Katie Arcand, HK Hair Studio is a relaxed, unique and affordable neighborhood salon. Located right in the heart of the bustling Graduate Hospital area of Philadelphia, we try to accommodate walk-ins, but to ensure your spot with your favorite stylist, you can easily make an online appointment.
Katie has always had a passion for style. Since graduating from Jean Madeline in 2005, she has trained under master stylists across Center City. She worked for years perfecting her techniques and now as a co-owner of HK Hair Studio in Grays Ferry, Katie can put her wealth of experience and skill to use every day, right in the middle of the gorgeous Grays Ferry Triangle. Katie uses precision cutting techniques, Baco hair color and Kevin Murphy styling products to create an on trend look to suit clients of all ages.
Owner Holly Robinson grew up in a family of hairstylists. Her passion for hair started when she was a little girl while spending time in her father’s salons. She studied at Paul Mitchell and Jean Madeline Aveda Institute. Holly specializes in a variety of color techniques, and continues to stay up to date with the newest trends, with color and cuts.. After working in the industry for several years, she decided that she wanted to take the next step in her career, and open HK hair studio. Holly strives for excellence, in not only making her clients look and feel beautiful, but also creating a warm, friendly and fun atmosphere for every person that walks through the studio’s doors!
Kayla Guthrie brings practicality and personal style with her to HK Hair Studio. Growing up with her mother, grandmother, and aunts in the industry, she knew from a very young age that she shared their passion for hairstyling. She has trained and worked in New York City, New Jersey, and our very own Philadelphia. After ten years experience she still continues furthering her education to keep her clients at the forefront of trends and the styles of tomorrow. Kayla specializes in hair that is progressive yet natural to help you enhance your existing beauty!
Callie Ann Christianson
After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management at Montana State University, Callie relocated to Philadelphia in 2016 to pursue her life-long passion in Cosmetology at the Jean Madeline Aveda Institute. She completed the program in 2017 during which time she was assisting and completing advanced education training in the city. Callie joined HK Hair Studio in February 2018 and is eager to further her education and knowledge in the beauty industry. Callie has a strong attention to detail and loves precision. She will use every resource to get you the hair you’ve always wanted.!
Ryan is a hairstylist/colorist with 15+ years experience. He has a background as an educator, traveling around the country teaching the latest trends in cutting and styling. Ryan specializes in curly, dry cuts and men's grooming.