Welcome to the Southern Style Hair Salon website! Southern Style is a private salon business created by master hair stylist Patty Braford.


With over 30 years of experience in the hair industry, Patty will take your color & hair design needs to the next level. She has a passion for helping her clients achieve unique methods of self-expression through the ever-evolving medium of hair.


She is always challenging herself and keeping up to date on the latest hair techniques and hair products. She travels to various conferences and hair shows in order to provide her clients with the most up to date hairstyling & coloring tips.


Patty was born in Panama City, Florida where she later attended cosmetology school & began her career as a hairstylist learning alongside her father in his barber shop. In 1983 she moved to Alabama where she owned and managed her own salon, The Cutting Edge, for 8 years. In 2001, she moved to Fredericksburg, Virginia where she later opened Southern Style.


Patty's clients describe her as friendly with a gentle personality that puts her clients at ease when they are in her chair. You may enter Patty's chair as a stranger, but you will leave as a friend.