Merchant of Montecito: Julie Stematis

For the past 25 years, hairstylist and salon owner of Shear Pleasure, Julie Stamatis, has been a valued presence in Montecito. Growing up on the South Coast of England, at 17 years old she apprenticed with iconic international hair guru Vidal Sassoon,  known for his precision hair cutting techniques  at his New Bond Street salon. America called and Julie went to work as creative and technical director for a large national chain of salons. Her husband John, a former Westmont graduate, coaxed her to move to Montecito in 1983, and the rest is 93108 history. more

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