Category Archives: FEATURE HEADLINES

Schorem vs. Pete’s Barber Shop

Many many years ago there was a record called Chicago versus Amsterdam. Chicago won that one! Now it’s back on but with some Rotterdam scumbags. Introducing first…. from the red corner. weighing 310 pounds combined… hails from Rotterdam’s Schorem Haarsnijder En Barbier, and was rated by many, as the the scummiest scumbags of the last decade. with 52 wins, 38 ... Read More »

Chicago Reader Best of 2015

Thanks again to family, friends and our clients for RUNNER UP in Chicago Reader’s Best of 2015.   This is our 4th year in a row to win runner up on this online vote process. This is amazing for being only a small 2 chair shop up against many 5 to 7+ chair barbershops in Chicago. We opened this shop ... Read More »

FEATURE: Time Out Chicago

Time Out Chicago recently visited our barber shop and here’s what they had to say about this print/online News source magazine: If you’re one of those guys who never figured out how to style his hair, Pete’s barbers will be quick to tell how, and offer some ball-busting educational tips (all in good humor, of course). Services start at $22 ... Read More »

FOX32 Good Day Chicago’s Jon Kelley Visits For A Shave

Last week we had a guest from FOX 32 News join us, it was none other than, Jon Kelley himself. At first, we thought it was a prank when he called, until he showed up. He came across our goofy YouTube videos and wanted to see what Pete’s Barber Shop was about. Of course, it was nothing but two crazy ... Read More »

MensHairStyleTrends.Com – Top 5 Best Barbershops in Chicago

Men’s Hair Style Trends has rated Pete’s Barber Shop in the top 5 Best Barbershops in Chicago.   3. Pete’s Barber Shop 5 stars – 91 reviews Chicagoist Five Best Places For a Man to Get a Shave and/or A Haircut 2014 Chicago Reader Chicago’s Best barber shop Runner Up 2012, 2013, 2014 Their commercial promising that “You come in ugly, ... Read More »

Mitch O’Connell “Tales of Terror” Swag

Artist Mitch O’Connell (‘) designed a new shirt for Pete’s Barber Shop. This shirt will be limited edition Printed on Gildan Ultra Cotton 100% Cotton Head over to the Online Store and preorder one now! Read More »

Limited Edition “Suicide Shifter” Shirt Design by Pheck

Here it is! A Limited Edition Shirt designed by the NYHC Illustrator, Pheck ( Printed on Gildan Ultra Cotton 100% Cotton Pre-order one now to be delivered to your door or picked up at the shop in mid/late September. Read More »

New Swag by Vince DeSantiago “It’s a Culture”

We have a new awesome design over at Pete’s Barber Shop! Now until September 1st, you can get the design in a zipup or pullover hoodie through preorder only! This new swag was designed by Vince DeSantiago. Preorder ends September 1st so head over to and get one now! Read More »

Perfect Strangers TV Parody

We did it again guys! Check out our new video we did of The Perfect Strangers TV show. It’s a parody of Season 2 intro. Share with your friends and thanks again to everyone who helped out with making this one so much fun and a success. Read More » – Top 5 Places For A Man

Chicagoist did a nice little write up on our little shop on the corner. Pete’s Barber Shop I first met Pete Huels from Pete’s Barber Shop as we talked over a few beers at Bar Deville. I was complaining to him that it was hard to find someone who knew how to properly cut beards and asked him if it ... Read More »

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