Our beautiful stylist, Monique Peoples, followed her dream of singing in an R&B group called Shades and was signed to Motown records in the 90’s. Luckily for us, she also followed another passion of hers back in 1991 and attained her cosmetology certification from Massachusetts. 12 years later, Monique became a licensed instructor at Paul Mitchell the School RI. She has passionately loved hair & all things beauty related since she was 8 years old. From cosmetology student to stylist; to instructor to hair artist for TV and film all within a career span of 30 years.
Here are just a few projects that her artistry contributed to:
Bride Wars (2009) TV: Castle Rock (6 episodes, 2019) TV: Nos4A2 Season 2 (7 episodes, 2019) Film: Out of the Blue (2021) TV | Dexter New Blood (10 episodes, 2021) As well as Department Heading her 1st film “Space Oddity” in 2021.
She feels blessed in her career and works toward many more exciting opportunities!
Shayna Passaretti’s design career took off right out of the gate with a degree from University of Miami. Her passion for design quickly focused her into the hair industry where she traveled internationally and earned a certification from The Vidal Sassoon Academy in London. Straight out of the Academy Passaretti transitioned into television designing with ABC News. After that she toured around the country designing looks for Bar Rescue.
Passaretti transitioned from the small screen to the large stage spending many years creating styles on Broadway. From Cinderella to The Phantom of the Opera her skills were highly sought out. After dominating New York for some time she transitioned to the silver screen. designing characters as the Department Head Hairstylist for films such as Honest Thief, I feel Pretty and Jungleland to name a few.
Shayna Passaretti brings her may years of experience and eclectic background to her passion in the wedding industry. From style to creativity her experience accumulated around the world and in multiple industries now helps women express their inner beauty as they confidently walk down the aisle.
22 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840
Cancellations accepted up to 24 hours before the scheduled service. Within 24 hours of the service, cancellations will be charged 50% of the scheduled cost.