10 Salon & Spa: New Beauty Shop on the Block

10 Salon & Spa Manager Megan Lewis. Photo by Darryl Smith

BY ROSIE PIGA PIZZO When 10 Salon & Spa opened in October 2014, Manager Megan Lewis envisioned a relaxing environment that would be a one-stop shop for a client’s beauty needs. “I wanted this to be a nice place to hang out,” she says. “I didn’t want people to feel rushed.” Lewis hopes she has achieved that goal. The salon and spa offer services for hair, nails, skin, waxing, and massage. Lewis manages three stylists, two estheticians, a massage therapist, and two receptionists — a large enough staff to comfortably look after clients, she says. The name of the salon plays off its location within the Tenth & College apartment complex, in the spot formerly occupied by Les Champs Elysées […]

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What’s Hot, What’s Not in Home Décor Today

A Chihuly-style chandelier. Photo by Jim Krause

BY CARROL KRAUSE Keeping abreast of trends in home décor is part of the job for Jenna Miller, interior designer at ETC for the home, the large, locally owned home furnishings store on South Walnut. “People want their home to be relaxing, warm, and welcoming,” she says, “but they also want a bit of wow factor, like an industrial chandelier or a bit of colorful artwork.” Miller provides furniture-layout and space-planning advice, as well as color suggestions for paint, accessories, and fabrics. “People want casual interiors, not too fussy,” she observes. “They want open floor plans with a great room instead of formal living rooms. And when they select pieces of furniture, they want them to last a long time […]

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