Houston-based session hairstylist, James Fojt’s began his career in Paris, honing his skills in the art of Dessange hair cutting. Fojt’s expertise is in creating real styles that enhance natural beauty. Fojt marries a truly creative approach with technical brilliance and a critical eye:
“The world has always helped me see what I want to create - whether it be cutting edge fashion or turn of the century architecture - if you are inspired by beauty, and you know where to look, you will find it in your work.”
In his 20+ years of experience, James has worked across the globe for the likes of Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Betsey Johnson, and many, many others. Most recently, designers Jason Wu and Creatures of the Wind sought his talent for their collection shows. His expertise has brought him national and Hollywood recognition as well as a faithful list of clients, spanning the film and music industry.
Fojt’s recent editorial features include M Magazine, 002, Gloss, and his television credits can be found on American Idol and The Learning Channel’s reality television show Makeover Story. James is currently directing the development of his first product line. He makes his home in Houston, Texas, with his wife, Cristy, Thirteen-year-old son, Evan and Nine-year-old daughter, Ava.