ROCKFORD (WREX) — A new hair salon celebrated Rockford Day with its grand opening along Rockford’s Miracle Mile.
815 Blades held its ribbon-cutting and grand opening on “815 day.” The hair salon is located off East State Street.
A spokesperson for the salon said it has plenty of room to accommodate customers, including 10 stations and nines stylists who work there. Bill Brinkley, the owner of 815 Blades, has more than 33 years of experience as a stylist as well.
“It’s a lifetime dream to own a salon,” Brinkley said. “It’s just a combination of my passions and interests and what I love to do. I have the best job in the world.”
815 Blades offered special deals on Thursday and took part in the 815 Miracle Mile selfie tour.