Be your best self
SPADA by Marco and Ilona is a unique salon in Prahran.
Our team’s 30+ years of collective experience has earned us a reputation
for high quality cuts and colours, professional service and a welcoming,
dynamic space, that is all born from our passion for hair.
When you look great, you feel great. Our ability to really listen to you and create a great look, lays at the heart of our salon. We get great satisfaction from seeing our clients walk out the door, happy and conﬁdent.
Advice on how to manage your own hair at home and choose the right products, is all part of our service. We want you to feel relaxed and comfortable, so we can collaborate and get the best results for our clients.
Marco, as founder of SPADA, has 30+ years experience in the industry. His creative knowledge and uniquely honest approach, has earned him a loyal following and established him as a creative innovator.
His commitment and dedication to his trade has taken him all over the world, educating his peers by creating fabulous photo shoots and appearing in multiple fashion magazines, as well as winning industry awards.
Marco specialises in freehand cutting. His unique understanding of hairs’ natural movement and texture, enhances his ability to visualise different techniques to deal with all hair types and has earned him a loyal following of clients from all over the world. But it is Marco’s love for curly hair that makes him stand out from the rest!
Sit down in the chair and let him work his magic….
Ilona is talented and creative with a stylish presence. She has a meticulous eye for detail and pays careful attention to each client’s experience. With 23+ years experience, she deserves the accolade as a true master of her craft.
Ilona’s love of education and progressive technique, truly adds to her creativity and knowledge. As a master educator, her clients leave with a great hairstyle and are also supported by tools to manage their own hair in-between salon visits.
Her ability to see what people need, whilst always listening to her clients, is a true gift. Pare this with her generous spirit and you will never be disappointed.
Jacqui is an all rounder when it comes to hair. She has been at SPADA since it’s inception and brings her vibrancy to the salon as our Principal Stylist. Her talent lays in creating beautiful blondes and seamless balayage, as well as on-point, contemporary cuts.
After one on one time with Jacqui, her energy and creative ability will make you feel cool and conﬁdent. You know you are in safe hands.
Matteo cuts both women’s and mens hair and can also apply a permanent and semi gloss colour.
Charmaine cuts both woman’s and mens hair and is a fantastic colourist from Full Head Foils to Balayage and permanent and semi gloss colour application.
Be your best self
CUT & COLOUR
Our approach to cutting and styling hair is unique to our team. We pay very close attention to our client’s individual needs. At SPADA, our emphasis is all on the detail. Our wide range of techniques will ensure that your cut is always on point, we create wearable, long lasting looks that can be easily re created at home.
SPADA’s creative colour team are excited about achieving the right colour for you. After a careful consultation and attention to detail, our team will create the best results for your look and lifestyle.
Whatever the colour… balayage, ﬁne foiling, creative on trend colour, our philosophy is to get great results without ever compromising the condition of your hair
“Spada is consistently a professional, personal hassle free salon; with up to date contemporary cuts and colours. I always leave the salon feeling relaxed and a new woman”
Karen Martini, celebrity chef
“My brother is one of Australias best hairdressers”
Maurice Terzini, owner Icebergs Dining Room and Bar, Sydney
“I always enjoy my appointments at Spada. The team always greet you in a friendly manner and give you
their utmost attention in making the whole experience an enjoyable one”
Be your best self