Cape Town Natural Hair Fest

On December 18th the first ever Cape Town Natural Hair Fest was held at the Blue Bird Garage in Muizenburg, South Africa. The event was hosted by the five stars Eleonore Barkes (@eleonorejadore), Kasuba Stuurman (@mevrou_stuurman), Chantal De Kock (@chantaldekock), Amanda Cooke (@capetowncurly) & Simone Thomas (@kroesrocks). After months of planning the day had finally come for all their hard work to show.  “Cape Town Natural Hair Fest”

Burlesque in Gothenburg

In order to understand Burlesque in Gothenburg, you will have to understand its context: Burlesque dates back to as far as the 19th century, but its form today owes more to a type of 50’s striptease that developed in theatres and cabaret shows at the time.Today Burlesque has become many things, from an art form where undressing on stage is not even compulsory to a dance said to celebrate our body’s many different types of shapes making it sometimes more of a political expression of feminism. “Burlesque in Gothenburg”

What Natural Hair Expression And Abbreviations Mean

Are you new to the natural hair community and find yourself confused by words and abbreviations? Or do you get put off and lose patience when you read blogs and online forums without being able to follow the whole conversation? Like any community, the natural hair community has developed it’s own way for speaking in terms of words, expressions and abbreviations. Sometimes it’s easy to figure out what a person is speaking about by the content, but this isn’t always the case. Here’s a list of useful words and phrases to know when you are diving into the natural hair scene: “What Natural Hair Expression And Abbreviations Mean”

Fashion tips for autumn

It’s always hard to get excited about autumn because then you have to accept that winter is that much closer and there’s really no excitement in that. BUT I am the kind of person who always looks for the bright side of things, and the bright side of fall is definitely the opportunity fall fashion gives you. Since fall is getting closer and closer by the day, it’s only fitting that we start looking at some pieces that can make the transition to fall as smooth and effortless as possible. “Fashion tips for autumn”

When to trim your afro hair

A common question which has no easy answer is when or how often you should trim your afro hair. A hair dresser may respond with every six to eight weeks, whereas a hair vlogger with long hair may say once a year. There seems to be many different answers to this question and no “one fits all” answer. “When to trim your afro hair”