Category Archives: My Journey

This page of posts shares my journey to dreadlocks started with natural plaits/braids, otherwise called braidlocs.

Locs highlighted with Textures and Tones in the Colour Cocoa Brown - 3N

Braidlocs Update – Months 17-18 (Staple Loc Products)

It’s been 1 year and 6 months since I’ve had my braidlocs (locs started with natural plaits/ natural box braids). I’m headed…

My hair before and after being bleached and dyed varying colours.

1 Year 4 Months Loc Update – On Dying Locs

Hey everyone. It’s been a while since I’ve checked in with a loc update and a LOT has happened. I’ve bleached my…

Short-Medium Cornrow Locs Hairstyle

Short-Medium Cornrow Locs Hairstyle

It was one of those days. You know, a day when you washed your hair, just didn’t like how it looked, then…

1 Year Old Locs

One Year Locs Update (Braidlocs)

As you may know if you’ve been following my dreadlocks journey, I started my locs on Loc Appreciation Day 2014. So, I have…

11 month old braidlocs

Month 10-11 Dreadlocks Update (Braidlocs)

Well, I plaited my hair almost a year ago to start my locs. So, let’s see what changes have been happening with…

9 Month Braidlocs Update

Month 9 Dreadlocks Update (Braidlocs)

I’ve not had my braidlocs for 9 months (insert loud screaming and awkward celebratory dancing here). Not much has really happened this…

7 and 8 month loc update

7 & 8 Month Braidlocs-Dreadlocks Update – Product Chat

This blog post should get you caught up on what has been happening with my braidlocs to dreadlocks journey. check out my…

Braidlocs

Month 5-6 Braidlocs Update

I started off the fifth month of loc’ing  with a fresh re-tightening (using interlocking as usual) and new headshots for my professional…

4 Month Old Baby Locs

Month 4 Braidlocs Update

Well, this has been the easiest month yet. Although I’m a little concerned about my parting (watch the video at the end),…

Month 3 of Locs (Braidlocs)

Month 3 Braidlocs Update

Cliché Alert!  – TIME FLIES. It’s already three months since I’ve been loc’ed and so far, I am loving the experience. My…

Month 1 of Locs

Month 1 & 2 Braidlocs-Dreadlocks Update

I’m not quite sure how this happened, but I didn’t post my 1-2 month loc update. My bad guys. I’m human but…

Starter Braidlocs

How I Started Locs on Loc Appreciation Day

This year’s Lock Appreciation Day was June 28, 2014 and I woke up like you see in that picture above. Due to…