ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- In light of celebrations, a new salon called "815 Blades" is opening its doors on Aug. 15.
It's located right on the Miracle Mile at 3534 E. State Street.
The salon has 10 stations and nine stylists. Services include basic cut and styles, hair coloring, perms and styles for special events.
Owner Bill Brinkley has more than 30 years of experience as a stylist.
815 Blades is hosting the grand opening from noon to 5 p.m. Thursday.
Guests can enter for gift baskets. Some Rusk shampoo and conditions will be on sale for $8.15 and salon products are 15 percent off.
Stylists offer 10 percent off any future appointment made Thursday.