About Us

Refuge Barbershop

Est. 2014.

Refuge Barbershop located in Portland, Oregon, offers classic men's haircutting and styling services, as well as hot towel straight razor shaves, by highly-qualified, classically-trained barbers." Shelly Schanaman Owner and Head Barber of Refuge Barbershop a licensed barber since 1996.  The Objective is to create a comfortable and fun atmosphere for both clients and barbers to enjoy.   A barbershop you want to be a customer of, even come early and hang out. A team of barbers that value their customers and respect the hard earned money that is spent with them at Refuge Barbershop. YOU will know a skilled barber will provide   with an exceptional haircut each time they come to the shop.  The goal for you to experience is to be on the receiving end  and experience high quality men’s grooming services from the barbers here at Refuge Barbershop without the bad attitude, huge ego, and still have money in your wallet. This is no small task and will take effort on our part to make this happen your feedback is very welcomed and needed so that we can consistently fine tune our work. If there is something you would like to see or experience differently tell your Barber. They want to know.

Just know that I take pride and feel humbled each time you walk through our door, my shop is your shop. Welcome to Refuge Barbershop.


Shelly Schanaman Owner