This year’s entries created a new and never seen before standard. The quality surpassed all expectations and highlights the vision and talent of Australian hairdressers and barbers.

American Crew Marketing Director, Cristobal De la Rubia

Blade Pullman has taken out the top spot at this year’s American Crew All Star Challenge Event, beating out 19 talented finalists from across Australia.

Over 400 guests were in attendance for Sunday’s American Crew All Star Challenge Event, held at The Facility, Melbourne.

The Journal’s own David Mannah was ringside to MC proceedings, with American Crew All Stars Mark Rabone, Gary McKenzie and Lino D’adderio on hand for insight into their experience with the brand.

Huge congratulations goes to Blade Pullman of Luigi & Sons Barbershop for taking out the challenge, with his ultimate interpretation of the American Crew man. A massive high five to his fellow groomers and All Star 2019 finalists:

  • Cian Fogaty
  • Phillip Dutton
  • France Khamees
  • Brian Lee
  • Camille de Bondy
  • Danny Lazzarino
  • Celine Kaponias
  • Joeseph Bond
  • Jordan Tabakman
  • Sofia Azorakos
  • Jessica Sutherland
  • David Wieselmann
  • Collin Allingham
  • Manuel Provoost two placements
  • Fred Lemarche
  • Harriet Tan
  • Ying Sun Li
  • Tori Gill
  • Blade Pullman

Sponsors for 2019 included: Harley-Davidson, Strangelove lo-cal drinks, WHAL, Kofer Bags, Windsor Smith, Converse, Willie Smith’s, Van Huesen, Southern Comfort Black, Giammarino Wines & Good Drinks.

Stay tuned for our full coverage of the event in Issue 2 of THE JOURNAL Magazine.