Blogs

My Fourth Journey


By ღHippie Loveღ, 2015-02-25
My Fourth Journey
I started my fourth dreadlocks journey 12/15/2014
Posted in: default | 0 comments

Dreadlock racism


By Tati Bear, 2015-01-31
Just read some thing on the internet just now that really just threw me with its crap logic and hate. I'm new to physically wearing dreadlocks but I feel like my hair`s whole life has been waiting for them and for me it's fucking AMAZING having them. Now if this is how I feel about it, then I cannot be the only one. I truly feel like this world is hate filled enough and that if you find some one or even a group of people who "feel you" then it should be taken in as a blessing. Even if the only thing you have in common is the way you keep your hair. I personally feel that there is only ONE race of people who should have dreadlocks man and that's the HUMAN RACE (but if any animals wanna get on board I won't be hate`n ;) Bob Marley said it best man- "Until the philosophy which hold one race superior and another inferior is finally and permanently discredited and abandoned, every where is war." Dreadlocks are for all of us, not for some of us. They originate where all good things do and that's from our Heavenly Father and Creator. So seriously man stop making them out to be only for some and not for others. It's that kind of ass backwards thinking that's the problem with the world.
Posted in: default | 2 comments

Dreads are starting to form


By Vicky Viper, 2015-01-27

Now my hair is really starting to become very "dready". I recived my dreadshampoo a couple of weeks ago and it works really well!

After each wash I feel it become more and more tangeld, it feels great!

I'm really looking forward to be able to use beautiful beads and my coral and I want crystals in my hair aswell. It's going to be awesome!

 

Love

Posted in: default | 2 comments

2-day47.jpg?width=7504-day47detail.jpg?width=750Some days it seems like this journey is going nowhere fast, but looking back at a few earlier photos says otherwise. My hair is getting quite wild now and seems to be forming loose clumps. Just before Christmas, I did put in a few TNR dreads just to prove to my husband that it was indeed possible for my hair to dread. I tied them off with wool yarn and quite like them.It alsoappears that I am getting better at the mystical art of taking selfies!

**Before anybody freaks out and tells me what wool will do in my hair...I know. I am a fiber artist and am well aware of the felting properties of wool.**

Posted in: default | 2 comments

Babydreads!!!


By Vicky Viper, 2015-01-06

Got my first couple of babydreads starting to form!! And just ordered my first dreadlock shampoo today. Seems like my hair is very dreadsfertile since i just started 1.5 week ago! Love!

Posted in: default | 2 comments

my video


By Harmony3, 2014-12-28
Posted in: default | 0 comments

Nearly 5 Months :)


By Mariah Mae Stone, 2014-12-23

I have had my dreadlocks for five months (in a few days)! I get super excited every time I look in the mirror :) They are changing a lot.

There's two dreads at the base of my neck that have sort of congo'dtogether without me noticing, so it's toolate toseparatethem. It's going to become a very thick dreadlock over time :)

My natural hair color is pretty much completely grown in, but the tips of my dreads are still very blond which caused a really cool affect on the color of my hair. It almost looks like I have highlighted dreads, but they all have some blond and mostly my darker brown color. I used to really hate my brown hair, and I would always dye it when I had regular hair. BUT ever since I've started the dreading process, I've learned to love my natural color. It makes me feel a lot better about myself too.

I'm still washing once a week with Dr. Bronners although I usually go a week and a half before I wash them now. I'm not sure if that is just because I'm more comfortable with my dreads, but I don't feel a need to wash more frequently. My scalp has only been itchy after I first started my dreads. Ever since the first two months have passed I haven't had any problems with that.

Also, I wanted to review the Lock Magic Locking Gel that I have purchased from one of this websites shops. I did get the scented one (I think it was called karma) and I really enjoy the way it smells and the way it makes my hair smell. It has really helped some of my loose hair start to lock together. I have been applying it once a day every few days, and I don't use very much of the product when I apply it. When I get up in the mornings I notice the loose hairs already knotting up where I applied the gel. I am very impressed with it, and I really love the way it makes my hair smell. AND the scent lasts for hours :)

Okay, now I'm just rambling.

Either way, I am so grateful for my experiences throughout my dreadlock journey and all of things I am learning along the way.

~Namaste, free spirits :)

Posted in: default | 3 comments

One Year!


By Arkynstone GypsyFae, 2014-12-19

As of two days ago, my babies are a year old! My hubby said he's surprised I lasted this long because, as he says, I change my mind often. I used to dye my hair and I'd go with a new color every three months or so.

I explained that it's because I feel more like myself than ever. I'm happy.

I do look at other photos and wonder why mine got so short so quickly, whether they are progressing the way they "ought" to, and whether I should start fresh. Then I remind myself that every journey is different, that my dread babies are just doing what is natural for them, and that I need to continue to be patient and trust that the process is as it should be.

I owe many thanks to the community here, for without you I might have lost faith months ago. This is truly a wonderful family of dreadies and I'm so very pleased and blessed to be part of it. <3

Posted in: default | 1 comments

What kind of dreads are these?


By Michael8, 2014-12-07

Hi, i REALLY need to know what kind of dreads these are ive been wanting them for so long now.... And when i ask the hair salonist what do i ask her if i want my hair like this?

1st picture:http://gyazo.com/72fed8874b822df5615424f195240ac6

2nd picture:http://gyazo.com/750128997cbb265fb833cb8bb17dca37

3rd picture:http://gyazo.com/0a43ed98e5a2ced4377075dca878f497

4th:http://gyazo.com/8daa4006b717ae4bafc27987fe590ab2

Posted in: default | 2 comments

Day 11...Hubby is Getting Nervous


By Sissy MacK, 2014-12-02

So this morning, the hubby and I were sitting on the bed playing with the babies when suddenly he bursts into laughter.Breathlesslyhe managed to gasp, "Your hair looks like sh*t!"

Humm...I've got to admit it does look pretty bad about now. 6-day11.jpg?width=7508-day11detail.jpg?width=300

Not that I run around looking quite so messy. I'm really loving the way I look in my new wool tam.

11-dreadin.jpg?width=300

Posted in: default | 2 comments
 / 209
 
Contact Form