Category Archives: Features

This section shares the dreadlocks hair journeys and regimens of women who have decided to lock their hair.

Audri's locs growth comparison between May 2014 and Jan 2016

Locs Feature | Audri from the United States

Name: Audri From: Fort Lauderdale, FL Occupation: Full Time Student Natural Since: Last relaxer was 10/2012. I transitioned and cut the relaxed hair off in…

Curly locs hairstyles

Locs Feature | Ketema from Florida, USA

Name: Ketema Thomas wonderful From: Ft. Lauderdale, FL Occupation: Patient Navigator Natural Since: (Don’t remember the month, 2007) Loc’d Since: (October, 2010) DIYLocs: Why did…

Crystal's Coloured Locs

Locs Feature | Crystal from the Bahamas

Name: Crystal 
 From: Nassau, Bahamas
 Natural Since: November 2006 
Loc’d Since: April 2007 DIYLocs: Why did you go natural and decide to loc…

Jodian's Crimped Locs

Locs Feature | Jodian from Jamaica

Name: Jodian Blake
 From: Manchester, Jamaica 
Occupation: Teacher
 Natural Since: September, 2008 Loc’d Since: August, 2012 DIYLocs: Why did you go natural and…

Messy Loc Bun

Locs Feature: Danielle the Producer

Name: Danielle 
Occupation: Visual Artist/Producer
 Natural Since: 2004 Loc’d Since: 2007 DIYLocs: Why did you go natural and decide to loc your hair?…

Kenya's Locs Journey

Locs Feature: Kenya from Michigan, USA

Name:Kenya From: Detroit, MI Occupation: Model, model coach Natural Since: June 1991 Loc’d Since: May 2011 DIYLocs: Why did you go natural and…

Nicole's wavy dreadlocks

Locs Feature – Nicole from Georgia, USA

Name:Nicole Turner-Hill From:Atlanta, Ga.     Occupation:Hairstylist Natural Since: Jan. 2003 Loc’d Since: June 2,2013   DIYLocs: Why did you go natural and decide…

Kaye's Dreadlocks Journey

Dreadlocks Feature: Kaye from the USA

Name: Kaye Murray From: Beaufort, SC, USA Occupation: Teacher 
Natural Since: May 2003
 Loc’d Since: April 2006 DIYLocs: Why did you go natural…

Kinky in the City – Trudy's Locs Feature

Kinky in the City – Trudy from Jamaica

Kinky in the City is our video series where we interview women with locs (for this site) or natural hair (for….

Cherlie's Loc Journey

Dreadlocks Feature: Cherlie D. from Florida, USA

Name: Cherlie D. From: Florida Occupation: Juvenile Services Natural Since: 2005 Loc’d Since: Labor day 2009 DIYLocs: Why did you go natural and decide to…

Long Coloured Dreadlocks

Dreadlocks Feature: Gwen from Wisconsin, USA

Name: Gwen (Gwensday) Miner From: Milwaukee, WI Occupation: College Administrator/Zumba Instructor Natural Since: February 1999 Loc’d Since: September 2000 DIYLocs: Why did you go natural…

Yasu's dreadlocks comparison photo

Dreadlocks Feature | Yasu from Ohio, USA

Name: Megan YASU Davis From: Toledo, Ohio Occupation: Mompreneur Natural Since:  1997 Loc’d Since:  August 2007 DIYLocs: Why did you go natural and decide…

Sasha's 4 yr old dreadlocks

Kinky in the City – Episode 2: Sasha’s Dreadlocks

It’s been a while since we recorded an episode of Kinky in the City. Our intention was to interview people with dreadlocks,…

Kinkycurl's Dreadlocks Feature

Dreadlocks Feature: Kinkycurl of Atlanta, USA

First published in Feb. 2012 Name: Kinkycurl Age: 29 From: Georgia, Atlanta, USA Daily Grind: Photographer Locked Since: July 2010 DIYLOCS: Why…