Miranda started her career in 2004 graduating with honors from Antione Du Chez Academy in Cherry Creek. She was 3 of 200 selected from the Academy to work for Antione Du Chez as a head Color Specialist directly after graduating. After a she was additionally then selected to work part time as an Assistant Instructor for Antione Du Chez Academy. After she continued as a Master Stylist and Color Specialist at the Vito Pini Cherry Creek Salon and Spa. She then decided to take the chance and start out on her own opening “Blanc Salon” in her home. “Blanc Salon” soon outgrew her expectations of over 400 clients and she opened Swank Salon Reunion in 2009. Her talent has grown and been featured in 303 Magazine and is a stylist for Denver Fashion Week. Recently was nominated top 12 for Colorado Hairstylist of the Year 2015! She has received press for doing color for the Denver Broncos Cheerleaders, local celebs including 7 news anchorwomen, Locks of Love, and Living Social. her editorial bridal work has been published in several articles including weddingchicks.com, coloradocouture.com, Colorado Bride, artdecobride.com, Dear Margot, Colorado Expressions Magazine, Rocky Mountain Bride, and many more. Her titles over 11 years have included Color Specialist, Master Stylist, Salon Manager, Salon Owner, Redken Color and has had hundreds of classes and certifications. In 2017, Miranda opened a second salon in Denver, I Do Beauty Boutique, which is a wedding hair and makeup salon. She constantly continues to educate herself and her staff and believes that it is the foundation of a great salon.
Nate started school at Antoine Du Chez after leaving a career in restoration management for 8 years. He graduated at the top of his class. Nate has been doing hair since 2011 and has been mentored by Miranda Vinyard. He has completed over 100 certifications and classes including certifications in Pureology and Coppola Keratin Smoothing Treatment. He specializes in Coppola Keratin Smoothing Treatments and precision haircuts. He is enjoying all of the creativity and freedom of his career and is committed to education.
Cayla graduated with honors from Regency Beaty Institute and then went on to assist a Master Stylist at Fluff Bar in Downtown Denver. She has been doing hair since 2010, and has taken over 50 classes to further her education since starting her career at Swank in early 2013. She gained recognition and knowledge on all things hair, but specializes her study and skills in bridal and formal styling and makeup.
Cayla was the lead stylist representing Swank Salon on Fall and Spring 2015 Denver Fashion Week. She is also the training manager at owner, Miranda's, new wedding hair and makeup salon, I Do Beauty Boutique. She continues to perfect her skills and has a passion for new trends. Cayla enjoys doing natural looking highlights and color services. She enjoys doing big changes and cutting long and short hair! She is committed to making every client feel comfortable and their most beautiful every day!
Katie has been doing hair since 2009.She graduated Regency Beauty Institute and started her career at Form+Function Hairdressing in Superior CO where she went through advanced training. In 2014 she found her new home at Swank Salon. While at Swank she has continued her education, participated in Denver Fashion Week and has really grown as a stylist. She loves doing natural color, highlights, balayage, you name it! She also enjoys cutting long and short hair especially classic bobs. She is certified in Babes Extensions and Keratin Complex Treatment. Katie loves building relationships with her clients to make sure each guest always feels comfortable and beautiful in and out of her chair.
Jenacie graduated from Toni and Guy Hairdressing Academy Colorado Springs in 2013. After graduating, she spent the next 3 years doing hair in Boulder. Jenacie has worked with many different color lines including Wella, Pravana, Aveda, Redken. Born and raised in Pueblo, she loves spending free time with her family and friends! Jenacie enjoys making people laugh and wants every client to look and feel their best!
Britni Paxston-Master Stylist
Britni Paxston was born and raised in Rural, Wisconsin. In high school she became infatuated with the art her mom created in her hair salon. Britni graduated from Capri College in 2010. Since then she has attended many classes including Master Coloring and Precision Cuts. She's also taught classes on theatrical makeup and been involved in a few hair shows in Chicago. She looks at being a stylist like being an artist. "When I cut, I sculpt and when I color, I get to paint!" Britni just loves the look on clients faces when they leave the salon feeling like a million bucks!
Rylee Besso-Master Stylist
Rylee has been in the hair industry since 2012. She completed cosmetology school at Sherman Kendall Academy in Salt Lake City, Utah. She is a well rounded stylist and excels in dimensional hair color and thoroughly enjoys balayage. During her time in Salt Lake City she worked along side Daniel Rubin, a Goldwell Master colorists and was an apprentice to Michael Noragon, a KMS Art Director. Her warm personality is sure to make any guest feel welcome.
Kelsey Stinson-Front Desk Coordinator
Kelsey is originally from Akron, Ohio. During her senior year at Firestone High School, she did the post-secondary program, taking classes at the University of Akron. She then went on to be a ballet major at Point Park University. After a year at Point Park, she got a job with professional company. She moved to Virginia, where she was a soloist at Manassas Ballet Theatre. She danced professionally for 5 years before deciding to switch careers and move to Colorado with her fiancé, dog, and cat. Kelsey is currently pursuing a career in esthetics. Working at Swank Salon gives her a chance to get to know the industry and learn as much as she can from Miranda. She plans on go to school at the Aveda Institute in Denver as well as continue working at Swank Salon and teaching ballet at Mile High Dance Center. In her free time, Kelsey enjoys taking her dog to the park, hot yoga, snowboarding, and spending time with her fiancé.