About La Sorella

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Samara Palazzi

Creative Director and Owner

With over 14 year’s experience in the industry and winning multiple awards locally, Samara is known for being an expert in her signature blondes and balayage. Samara has completed training with leading colourist experts in multiple techniques around the world that have led her to create her own education courses here on the Gold Coast. Owning La Sorella for over 8years she her books are closed but keep an eye on Instagram for sneaky last-minute appointments with her. Samara is loud, passionate and a little crazy (but don’t worry her clients love her for it), she is obsessed with her 2 little girls and hubby and loves all things coffee and doughnuts!

Jennie Veivers


Jennie has been in this industry more then 24 years and is more passionate then ever to transform your look. Not only will you fall in love with her incredible talent but also with her gorgeous personality! As all of us, her love lays in the art of foiling and she is incredibly passionate about every head of hair she touches. She is extremely thorough in her consultation and wants to ensure you get the most out of your look. Loving a good conversation and always up for a laugh, Jen spends her spare time with her hubby and 2 kids, she loves being out on the water with her fam bam and always has time for a good G&T

Keira King


With 15 years of experience under her belt, Keira has an eye for colour like no other. Her attention to detail and sharp skills with the scissors means those that experience this talent are always back for more. Keira is passionate about balayage, blondes and is a perfectionate in her craft, get in fast though as she has a massive La Sorella following as her clients love her beautiful personality. Fresh back from maternity leave, Keira has a beautiful baby girl, you can find her and her hubby cruising though Burleigh with a pram and her puppy in tow.

Georgia McAliece


Coming as a senior stylist from a leading salon in Bendigo, Georgia is deeply passionate about all thing’s blondes. She has a wealth of knowledge when it comes to Olaplex and her skills will educate you, inspire you and leave you feeling like the best version of yourself. Her calming soul will allow you to relax and unwind from your everyday life while she works magic on your locks. The mother of 2 fur babies, Georgia likes to spend her weekend alongside her partner and pups with her feet in the sand.

Tiahn Vidler


This babe encompasses all things passion when it comes to hairdressing, her desire to learn and educates pushes her talent further as she works with you to create your dream hair. Not only is her skill exceptional but her infectious and fun personality has her clients coming back for more. Winning Apprentice of the year during her education, her craft is evident. Tiahn is a massive Foodie! You can find her with her partner on her days off sampling all the best cafes on the coast. Don’t worry she will for sure give you a massive wave if she sees you there!

Erin Braune

2nd Year

After being a client of LaSorella for more then 6 years, it was time to put her fire for all things hair into place! Currently in her 2ndyear at La Sorella, not only will she inspire you to step outside the box from her amazing hairstyle, but she will support you while you undergo this big change! Winning apprentice of the year 2018, watch this space as her talent is only going to grow! Erin loves a good chat with her clients and her witty personality always has us laughing. Mumma of a beautiful little boy, Erin and her hubby love a little DIY in their home, and she can also do a mean Meal Prep.

Our Vision

“To provide a superior level of service to clients. To innovate technique, train and develop hairdressers in the industry.”

Our Mission

” La Sorella is a salon that specialises in blondes and leading colour techniques in the industry including developing techniques of our own. We provide colour services that do not compromise hair health and promotes the best interest of our clients at all times. We have passionate staff members that make each client feel important, respected and professionally cared for. We seek to share our knowledge and grow the industry through training others in leading techniques. “