Welcome, Luke. Your dreads are fine, they're definitely coming on. Don't worry about loose hairs. Let your dreads do their own thing and they'll get even better.
welcome but do not crochet thats only hurt ing you
welcome but i should tell you that crochets very bad for dreads so i hope you only used it the 1 time if not well you should throw it away and join the crochet recovery group for tips on recovery ..but crochet recocvery takes a really long time
glad you joined us