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How To Cut A Smart Skater Boy Haircut

With Dale Ted Watkins
Duration30 minutes
Skill levelIntermediate


Dale Ted Watkins' men's haircut is a masterclass in barbering techniques that teaches the control of graduation, the management of hairlines, the placement of disconnection and a strong fringe and freehand techniques. 

The final result is an amalgam of tradition and modernity calling on a range of eras for a refreshed, heavy, loose shape.

Watch the accompanying hair colouring video tutorial here.

Members can also find below our step by step guide to this smart skater boy haircut.

Technical skills

  • Around the ear outline
  • Barbering
  • Blunt cutting
  • Clipper cutting
  • Disconnection
  • Freehand
  • Graduation
  • Over-direction
  • Tapered neckline
  • Tapered outline


Contributor: Dale Ted Watkins
Model: Dom
Make-Up Artist: Melissa Bourne
Photographer: Ross Kirton

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