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Black Friday 2016!

Hey Curlies!! Now I know I have been off the curl scene for a bit, but at times life gets super-busy. BUT, I am never too busy to reach out to some of the best natural hair product brands (my staples) to let you know the deets on the Black Friday deals and steals of […]

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MIZANI Presents: True Textures Pro at Dop Dop Salon

“MIZANI” means balance and refers to the central concept behind the brand. Each MIZANI formula whether used alone or in combination, gently works to balance the forces of beauty and chemistry, creating radiantly healthy hair.   October 26, 2015 — The evening began in Soho, NYC at the  Dop Dop Salon  where everything was served from […]

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Curly Girl Collective Presents: CURLFEST 2015

On August 29, 2015 I and about 500 naturals attended the 2nd annual CURLFEST 2015 in Brooklyn’s own Prospect Park.  The Curly Girl Collective put together a well-planned festival for women of all colors, sizes, textures and curl patterns. The event was not just a simple party in the park, but a safe space that celebrated and […]

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The Curly Girl Collective Presents: CurlFest

 On Sunday, June 22, 2014  in Prospect Park, Brooklyn  NY the Curly Girl Collective held its first Curlfest event and it was EVERYTHING!  These 5 fabulous ladies definitely showed and proved how hard Brooklyn can go! Not only was the weather perfectly beautiful so were the curls and smiles of attendees. There were a few times […]

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Natural Partners in Crime: Naturalistas Soiree

This past Saturday, May 17, 2014 naturalistas all over the world celebrated International Natural Hair Meetup Day which is an annual one-day event that encourages naturalistas from around the country and world to connect with other naturals in their area to share techniques, information and tips. In support of this natural hair commUNITY effort the […]

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In Her Shoes and ESSENCE Magazine Presents: The Beauties and Brains Behind the Brands II

On Sunday, April 6, 2014 one could have not asked for a better way to spend an afternoon in Dumbo, Brooklyn with a large group of beautiful women to gather in celebration at the Galapagos Art Space. We celebrated the 5-year blogaversary of Renae Bluitt’s (founder of Crush Media ) In Her Shoes Blog. The afternoon sun’s rays shined brightly over us shedding […]

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