Posts Tagged ‘Syracuse Beard Council’

Style Snap

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

The Facial Sweater (No Shave November)

Bearded Brothers

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
The Bearded Bros.

On Friday Syracuse became the City of Beardly Love thanks to the West Brothers. Nick (pictured at right) won again this year for the “finery” category.

Wax On/Wax Off

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
Neal Eckrich channels his inner Rollie Fingers with the great handle-bar stache.

Neal Eckrich brings back memories of Rollie Fingers with the perfectly quaffed handle-bar stache,and keeps things formal and fly with great bow-tie. He was a winner in the “fighter” category for¬†last week’s¬†Festival of the Fantastical Facial Follicle.

Work the Room

Monday, March 2nd, 2015
Neil Huber gets his start in barber chair for a trim at the Festival of the Fantastical Facial Follicle.

Neil Huber gets his start in barber chair for a trim at the Festival of the Fantastical Facial Follicle.

We briefly followed Neil Huber on Friday evening during the Festival of the Fantastical Facial Follicle. He was last year’s “focus” category champion.

As a former category winner he knows how to show his beard swag.

As a former category winner, Heuber knows how to work his beard swag.

Rule No. 1: Always act surprised when you get a favorable score.

Rule No. 1: Always act surprised when you get a favorable score.

When all else fails, he knows how to kiss up to the judges.

When all else fails kiss up to the judges.

Week in Review

Sunday, March 1st, 2015
Landmark Theater

Beards to the Rescue

Here are some photos from the Friday night’s flirtation with hair-raising, also known as the Festival of the Fantastical Facial Follicle.

How many beards can you count?

How many beards can you count?

This lady made quite an impression with style and substance in the feminine category.

We are not sure the color of this dress, but this lady made quite an impression with style and substance in the feminine category (lashes/brows).

Syracuse's favorite impersario Mike Heagerty preps the judges. He is wearing an extension, or a beard weave or chin toupe crafted by Shannon Flemming.

Syracuse’s favorite impersario Mike Heagerty preps the judges. He is wearing an extension, or a beard weave or chin toupe crafted by Shannon Flemming.

These contestants know how to apply mustache wax like a boss.

These contestants know how to apply mustache wax like a couple of bosses.

Todd Yoder (right), a two-time beard champ, said he hasn't shaved his tentacled facial sweater since last year. He is pictured here with a fellow winner.

Todd Yoder (right), a two-time beard champ, said he hasn’t shaved his tentacled facial sweater since last year. He is pictured here with a fellow winner.

Unusual Suspects: Judges

Unusual Suspects: Judges

Throwback Thursday

Thursday, February 26th, 2015
Beard Festival

Last year’s Festival of the Fantastical Facial Follicle/aka Beard Fest

It’s going down again this year…there will be beards galore at the Landmark on Friday for the Festival of the Fantastical Facial Follicle.

By more than a Whisker

Friday, February 28th, 2014
Best of the Beards: Todd Yoder

Best of the Beards: Todd Yoder

Five months to grow + Two hours to style=Superior Beardsmanship at the Festival of the Fantastic Facial Follicle.