Limerick's Most Prestigious Barber Shop

July 20th Re Open

7th May 2020

Hi Everybody
Just giving you a update on when Retro Barber can reopen .
Going on the Government guidelines we are allowed to open on phase 4 which means we have to now wait till July 20 th .
We will be introducing a booking system where you can book your haircut online , this will be ready prior to the shop opening .
I will post details about this again in the coming weeks so you will have time to register for it you will also be able to book via Facebook & Instagram too .
We hope you and your family’s are all Safe & Well and we hope to see you soon .

Online Shop

14th April 2020

Check out our online shop . We have all the top brands including Keune , American Crew & Layrite & Priority Online vouches to best the Q when we reopen

April Education Day

6th March 2020

Really looking forward to our next Education Day . Sunday April 5th @retro__barber We have one of the UKs most exciting barbers & educators @robertgrosvenor3 aka Razor Rob . We will be doing a full day workshop focusing on fading tapering and scissor work we will also be doing a colour demonstration in the morning to demonstration how to a achieve that platinum/silver look . Full Day tickets are €120 and places are limited to 8 students and we have 12 places available for the morning observation tickets which are €50 .

Retro Barber & Cut & Sew Workshop

17th February 2020

Top Top day working with Sean Bryan & Elaine Donnelly Murphy Cut & Sew Dublin for our education collaboration. Great turn out . Thanks to everyone who attended next education day is In March with Keune Ireland and also April 5th at Retro Limerick

Sold Out Fading Masterclass

14th October 2019

Great day today at Retro where we hosted a Fading Masterclass. Big thanks to all who attended and big thanks also to my models Nolan & Cion

Fading masterclass OCT 6 th

16th September 2019

Fading Course

  • 6TH OCTOBER 2019
  • 1 DAY

This course is suitable for Hairdressers and junior barbers who need more work on the fading skills and also to build confidence with their clipper work
Our Masterclass will be full of inspiration and motivation, in the morning session you will see demonstrations from Frank Hackett (Retro Barber Shop & Academy ) and Keune Ireland educator . The atmosphere is always laid back and you will be encouraged to ask as many questions possible .
We always aim to make our workshops enjoyable and tailor them to the participants needs.
If your with us for the afternoon session you will need to bring a model to work on and frank will give you the very best attention and support you throughout the class offering advice, tips, tricks and new techniques to really build and hone your expertise.The afternoon session is designed to build clipper confidence and also improve your Fading & Shaving skills .

Fading Masterclass

12th September 2019

1 Day Fading Masterclass on Sun Oct 6th at our Limerick Academy
Full Day tickets and also morning Look & Learn tickets available.
Limited places available DM

Signed Munster Jersey

16th August 2019

Big thanks to Munster Rugby head coach Johan Van Grann for looking after me with this Pro 14 official signed match Jersey it’s going to look great framed on our wall The collection of rugby memorabilia is slowly growing .

1 to 1 Barber Training

15th August 2019

I will be starting our 1 to 1 barber training courses this sept , ideal for Hairdresser of all levels , Barbers & junior Barbers , I will be doing these courses in our limerick academy or we can travel to your salon .if you need to up skill on any of the following
Scissors Cuts
Clipper Confidence
Hot Towel Shave training 
Drop me a message for enquiries
The courses will be by appointment only

Galway Masterclass

12th June 2019

I travelled to Ballinasloe Galway today to Harriet Wonderland Bruce Salon for a full day of staff training . Big thanks to Harriet and all her staff for looking after me and also to all our fantastic models who dropped in