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Over the years and through the history of dreads, there are been tons of trends to go back and forth through the style sequences and some are better than others. Over the past few years, some dread trends have come and stayed strong year after year. TheseRead more... →
As much as we would all like to believe that having dreads is all rainbows, beads, and compliments, it’s just not. There are mistakes you might make, and many people have, that will cause concern and might even be a dreadlock emergency. There are plenty of waysRead more... →
Not only are dreadlocks some of the most stylish and edgy hairstyles of the new age, it also has a rich and beautiful history that helps people understand how long they have been around and what some of the meanings are behind them. Dreads as a hairstyleRead more... →
Maybe you’re upholding a resolution or you’re an athlete by nature, either way, workouts, and sweat can take a toll on your dreads. Taking the right measures will help make your workouts better and keep your dreads, that you’ve worked so hard to get, healthy and clean.Read more... →
A new year is upon us and it’s been a good time to get into a groove with either thinking about getting dreads or making it one year longer with them. Whatever stage you are at, starting a new year is a great time to make sureRead more... →
You did it! You got your new dreads and they are probably looking amazing. Here’s the thing, people don’t always tell you what to expect with your new dreads. However, some things they do tell you are things you can expect in the first year or so.Read more... →
As you probably already know, dreadlocks are becoming more and more mainstream in this world. Along with tattoos, piercings, and more, dreadlocks are being accepted more and seeing fewer and fewer instances of backlash in the workforce and other facets of life. This is incredible news andRead more... →
There are hundreds of questions that come through each day about dreadlocks and in all truth, it’s a great thing. Asking questions is the best way to know and understand if something is going to be a good decision for you before it’s actually done. “Are dreadsRead more... →
‘Tis coming into the season of cooler weather. No matter if you’re in the North or South, East or West, you’ll likely see some changes in the next few months and a hat might be in the forecast. Regardless of where you are, hats are worn byRead more... →