Studio 700 Salon

Hair Salon in Blacksburg,  VA

At Studio 700 Salon, we are focused on providing  hair, skin & nail services with the highest levels of customer satisfaction – we will do everything we can to meet your expectations.

With a variety of offerings to choose from, we’re sure you’ll be happy working with us. Look around our website and if you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact us. We hope to see you soon! Check back later for new updates to our website. There’s much more to come!



Meet our staff...

Kelly D Shepherd, Owner

Master Designer, Makeup Artist, Nail Tech, Waxing Specialist


Kelly  was raised in Blacksburg, a graduate of Blacksburg High and now raising her 4 children here as well. Involved in many ways in our community, she has been a stylist in the NRV since 1998. Now, as the owner of Studio 700 since 2011, her goal is to create a warm welcoming atmosphere for all our guests! With extensive training in all aspects of cosmetology, she is also a Redken Certified Color Specialist.  Brazilian Blowout Certified. Specializing in all our salon services!

Julie Ratliff, Salon Manager

Designer, Natural Nail Tech, Waxing Specialist, Makeup Artist


A native of Buchanan County, Va, Julie has been in the NRV and with Studio 700 since 2013. Licensed in 2011, she has a passion for hair and learning all she can to better herself for her clients. With numerous classes on color, designing, make up and special occasion styling, she is now pursuing extensive training with Redken to receive her Color Certification. Brazialian Blowout Certified. Specializing in Ombre'/Balayage, Specil occasion styling and make up, and mens fades!

Stephanie Guthrie

Stylist, Natural Nail Tech and Waxing Specialist, Make up Artist


Born and raised in the NRV, Stephanie received her training for cosmetology thru Roanoke City Schools and an apprenticeship with Studio 700. She has been with us since 2015 and has done several continuing education opportunities staying up to date with new techniques and trends for  women, men and children. Brazilian Blowout Certified.  Specializing in Highlights/Balayage, Fashion Colors and cuts for all!



Lauren Conner

Stylist, Waxing Specialist, Make up Artist


Native to Floyd, Va and a graduate from the Paul Mitchell School in Roanoke. She joined Studio 700 in 2017. Brazialian Blowout Certified. Trained in all hair and skin services. Specializing in all Coloring services!


Carolyn Reed, Salon Coordinator


Born and raised in the NRV, Carolyn has been with us since 2016 as our full time reservationist and assistant. She is an essential part of our team. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact her at our front desk or thru email!

Carrie Linkous, Salon Assistant


Carrie is a student at Blacksburg High School and their cosmetology department.  Learning everyday, she helps around the salon and with clients for all our needs on a part time basis!