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The Team at Katie Weeds Hair & Beauty

The KW Team

Our team is everything to us!

If we don't have the right people, our customer doesn't get the right service. To be part of the team, you need to be passionate about our clients and love what you do. For us, that's what makes the KW difference.

If you're looking for a new stylist or just want to know what makes our team tick read on!

So, meet the team! (They're lovely, you're going to like them...)

Our Hair Team

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Company Director | KW Group

Passionate and dedicated to all things hair, Katie has run her own salons since 2014. She truly loves her work and her clients are like family. Specialising in colour and restyles.

   Long sunny holidays

Locations: Belper | Duffield | Allestree

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Company Director | KW Group

Expert in colour, balayage and ombre, Laura loves people and working with the girls. Specialises in L'Oréal Colour (the crazier the better) and Beauty Works extensions.

   Tea and her cat
   Being late

Locations : Belper | Duffield

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Senior Stylist

From Apprentice to Senior Stylist, Danielle has been part of the team since forever and is renowned for her beautiful restyles and her sunny disposition.

   Family and holidays
   Nosiness and tardiness

Locations: Belper | Duffield

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Senior Stylist

Kim is a real perfectionist and her favourite style is a bob for its clean crisp lines. A real character, she loves chatting with all her clients.

   Skin fades

Locations: Belper

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Senior Stylist

Rebecca adores her job and is the absolute queen of GHD. Want to learn to curl? Ask Rebecca! A talented and friendly all-rounder.
  Hair science

Locations: Belper | Duffield | Allestree

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Senior Stylist

Currently on Maternity Leave, Sammy is simply crazy about colour and working with L'Oreal Pro. She's a real creative and loves session styling.

   Her lovely grandparents
   Mess and clutter

Locations: Belper

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Senior Stylist

Mikayla loves her colour work but is a great all-rounder and is especially lovely and gentle with our littlest customers.

   Bridal work

Locations: Belper | Duffield

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Senior Stylist

Karolina is a caring and careful hairstylist who will happily take time to advise on hair maintenance too.

   Her lovely girls
   Rude people

Locations: Belper | Allestree

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Senior Stylist

Amy is a lovely addition to the team and has many years experience in salons across Derbyshire

   Her lovely daughters
   A disorganised salon

Locations: Belper | Allestree

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Senior Stylist

One of our newest recruits, Toni is a calm and collected stylist who loves competitions.

   Her motorhome
   Mess and clutter

Locations: Belper | Duffield | Allestree

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Senior Stylist

Sophie travels miles every day to work at KW Belper and we're so pleased as she's very popular with clients.

   Her new car

Locations: Belper | Duffield

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Senior Stylist

Jade has worked in many high-end salons across Derbyshire and is a joy to have around.


Locations: Allestree

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Senior Stylist

Iryna has recently joined us from Ukraine and is always positive and very friendly.

   Visiting new places in the UK

Locations: Belper

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Meghan loves the buzz of the salon and working in the KW team. She's always watching and finding out new techniques especially highlighting.

   Meeting new people
   Letting anyone down

Locations: Belper | Duffield

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Graduate Stylist

A big fan of the GHD range, Neve loves getting creative when blow drying and is really making waves with the GHD Oracle. Neve is one to watch.

   Being creative
   Slow walkers

Locations: Belper

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Leah is an absolute gem in the salon and is always on the look out for opportunities to help and assist.

   New techniques

Locations: Belper | Duffield

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Jaime is growing in confidence and has shown great promise in colour work.


Locations: Belper | Duffield

Our Beauty Team

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Beauty Therapist

Kelsey really loves what she does and you can tell. She loves meeting people and knowing that they will feel and look great after one of her treatments.

   Animals and nature
   Open mouth chewers

Locations: Belper

Our Head Office Team

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Chris Weeds

Chief Executive Officer | LIG

Chris is Katie's Dad and the CEO of the LIG Group of companies which includes KW Hair & Beauty and engineering firms in Yorkshire.


Locations: HO & Belper

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Amy Swift

Group Marketing Director | LIG

Amy creates all marketing materials, branding, websites, printed material, PR and social media in-house for the LIG Group.

   Art & Music

Locations: HO & Belper

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Laura Ryder

Company Director | KW Group

Ryder was responsible for setting up and now running our Allestree salon and is deeply involved with growing the KW Group.

   Her family

Locations: HO & Allestree