I Want Dreadlocks

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    Dreadlocks....Take Two!

    Sitting in the bathroom with my supplies and getting my babies back! My lovely dreads will be painstakingly put back into place after I had cut them all off in an emotional fit about two years earlier. (Backstory:) I was pregnant...and had no idea. While on a regular weekend...
    KaylaE KaylaE
    26-30, F
    May 30, 2013

    My Dreadlock Journey

      25/05/08 Its been almost a month with my dreadlocks. I have not been without problems, but I have never felt so free in my life and I just cannot stop looking in the mirror and they are only about 4cm long , I wonder what will happen when they grow longer. When I watch...
    mumzakes mumzakes
    2 Responses Sep 4, 2009

    My Natural Hair

    Is an afro.  When its straightened it is actually very long.  Its very kinky but not nappy.  Its kinky because of the way the curls twist around each other.  I can pick through it daily without too much discomfort.  I want...
    only1norak only1norak
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Oct 29, 2009

    want to grow natural dreads letting them get

    as wild and thick as they want to never doing anything to them but letting them grow
    wannabepreggers wannabepreggers
    36-40, M
    Jul 22, 2015

    For The Love Of Dreads

    Shamelessly soliciting likes for my fb page "For the Love of Dreads" go find it! or copy and past this link into your address bar: https://www.facebook.com/pages/For-the-Love-of-Dreads
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong
    31-35, F
    Sep 12, 2013

    My Dreads

    I have been thinking about forming dreads for quite some time now. In April 2010 i started to give it some serious thought, especially since i was fed up of the relaxers and my hair had starting breaking. My natural hair is very fine and straight - curlish(can't explain it...
    Lilnappymama Lilnappymama
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 26, 2010

    I honestly don't know

    if I could pull this look off but I find it very attractive and would love to try it one day!
    Harmony242 Harmony242
    26-30, F
    Dec 21, 2014

    I hope to get dreads

    when I go to university later on this year. I have ginger thick hair and they would probably look cool.
    caketin8 caketin8
    18-21, F
    Jan 5

    A while back, I posted

    that I was going to start my journey. Long story boring, I wasn't able to. But the desire hasn't waned the slightest bit. Now that my finances are in order, I plan on started the process today. Any ladies(I'll explain why I prefer ladies commenting below) out their in the...
    yourguardingangel yourguardingangel
    22-25, M
    1 Response Oct 10, 2014

    Give Me Dreads

    is any interested in dreading my hair
    lauren1200 lauren1200
    18-21, F
    11 Responses Oct 10, 2012

    When I was younger I remember meeting this guy

    from Hawaii who had a dreads. He looked so cool and was pretty chill. He showed me all his dread beads and told me the story why he got them. Ever sense then I've wanted them. Now I've becoming more spiritual and realizing that dreads are more than a hairstyle it's a lifestyle...
    Kirerhor Kirerhor
    2 Responses Feb 15, 2014

    I Think I'Ll Try For Them Today

    I have a good amount of hair and I'm a trini so why not if I try today I'll put up a pic and see what some people think :)
    SydNe122 SydNe122
    22-25, F
    May 11, 2013

    Recently Decided On Getting Locks

    There are a few reasons why I decided to get dreadlocks. One of them being spiritual, and also the biggest reason. I know that when I say it's for spiritual reasons people come to certain conclusions about what my spirituality is, but it may not always be what you think. Either...
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong
    31-35, F
    Sep 8, 2013

    I am on my way to get dreadlocks

    but I am waiting for my hair to get more longer. I am so excited for this journey!
    adarsh121 adarsh121
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 12, 2015
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