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[04 Aug 2005|01:20am]
i don't have new pics, so I post some old ones.. not very old:P

half year ag. they were 9 monts old (you can;t see them really good here i guess...)

3 months ago. 1 yrs old:)


i'll post better pictures in de future;)
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[04 Aug 2005|01:54am]
funny pics of me i was bored Image hosted by Photobucket.com

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love, marielle
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[04 Aug 2005|03:04am]
Some random dread pics from the last week or so:

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Cleaning dreads [04 Aug 2005|08:00am]
A friend at work told me that a friend of hers has a boyfriend who has dreadlocks down to his bum. And the way he went about cleaning his dreads was by using a small vacum cleaner. Those hand held ones. Im not entirely sure how he went about it but it was a quicker method. And believe it or not there are quite a few people out there who actually do that too.
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hillside festival drumming [04 Aug 2005|09:18am]
just thought i'd share some photos i took at an awesome music festival that i went to in my town a couple weekends ago!

adam

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[04 Aug 2005|09:32am]
[ mood | dreadlocks! ]

I know, I know, I said I was waiting and letting it all go naturally.
But I got impatient, and I blame all of you, and the awesome pictures you all post. :P
So last night iwannabeemotoo started doing my hair. I have a very low pain tolerance, though, so we had to stop, eventually. They'll be done by this afternoon, and I'll post some pictures.
At least I still have about four nice, natural dreads.
Damnit.
It wouldn't have even taken that long. Hah.
Grr. I'm upset with myself.
Although these suckers are looking mighty cute.

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[04 Aug 2005|09:45am]
So, I got all my hair chopped off.



Now the question remains: What will I do? I think I might grow dreads; I'm not totally sure, though. More than likely a dread hawk.

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[04 Aug 2005|12:07pm]
hey my names ilyse, and i've been watching this community forever. i am amazed by all of your dreads they are all so beautiful, keep up the awesome work :] i am looking at getting dreads somewhere in the near future.. and i have a few questions for all of you.
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[04 Aug 2005|12:58pm]
dear mods,

can we please have a READ BEFORE POSTING requirement? a list of FAQ? the memories are great, but if we could just list some very simple FAQs in the info, that would help so much.

don't get me wrong, i love people, and i love new people. but we get the same questions at least 4 times a week.

Q: here is my picture. would i look good with dreads?
A: who knows? we all love dreads, so we will tell you yes. but you need to decide for yourself.

Q: does my hair need to be dirty to dread?
A: no, clean hair dreads better.

Q: should i use wax?
A: it's a personal choice. some people think it helps and makes them neater, some think it's gross and greasy.

Q: my hair is very short/long/thin/thick/purple, can i still have dreads?
A: yes. everyone can have dreads. it may be easier for certain hair types than others, but everyone can have them.

Q: should i get them done professionally?
A: if you want them to look neat and perfect from the start, go ahead. if you're willing to wait and let them develop their own personality, don't.


i love you all.

sincerely,
hurricane emily
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chicago fun [04 Aug 2005|01:02pm]
i dyed my hair and added some extentionsCollapse )
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[04 Aug 2005|03:25pm]
Hello. I'm Erica. I have heard of washing your hair without brushing? and it resembling dreads. I haven't been washing my hair, but i've been brushing it out almost everyday. Does anyone know what my results will be? :/
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[04 Aug 2005|04:01pm]
[ mood | bitchy ]

whenever i put my hair up, everyones like, your dreads are falling out! im like, no, there just new....! has that happened to anyone else? is there anything i can do about that?

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MY POOR CO-WORKER [04 Aug 2005|05:06pm]
Ok i have a question
My friend the co-worker just got dreads, and IMO look horribal.
he wanted them in section and only has like 19 dreads and he is a lil pissed.
so i offered to re-do it for him

questions
he has a handful of waX in his hair, should i have him wash as much out as possibal and just tear the twists (to part them in smaller sections) and backcomb?
or
can i just tear, section, backcomb right away?
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[04 Aug 2005|05:10pm]
[ mood | lalalalala ]

Brand new dreads. I am both in love and ashamedCollapse )

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[04 Aug 2005|05:30pm]
Ive had dreads for a year now....
Does anyone else fear of balding form dreads? Maybe because of the force onthe roots of your hair?

Hahah im just wondering

Oh and wicked new layout
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Back on the Dread Wagon! [04 Aug 2005|06:11pm]
[ mood | excited ]

I'm putting my dreads back in on Wednesday!!! *excited*

Its been years since I have had them and have felt incomplete without them. Its only now that I have been able to find a decent job that don't mind ther way I look.

Wednesday!

Thats soooo soon!

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[04 Aug 2005|06:33pm]
Three cheers for the U.S. postal system for delivering things a day early!!
I got the hat I ordered from peachtikitea which is amazing because it was mailed out only two days ago! My god. I was expecting it tomorrow so when my husband came home with the mail and a big plastic envelope with my name on it today I was so geeked! (yes, Im a geek for saying "geeked")
The hat itself is great, it fits really well, isnt too too baggy and I can still get all my hair into it easily. So excited! On with the pictures because they do the hat better justice :)



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[04 Aug 2005|08:15pm]
[ mood | hyper ]

Check out my dreaded indian!Collapse )

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Sorry about my hyper-mood!

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bead pics! (hope this works) [04 Aug 2005|08:46pm]
[ mood | artistic ]

i've been making dread beads for quite a while now and i just wanted to share a few pics...

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lemon juice to lighten? [04 Aug 2005|08:48pm]
hey everybody. i was just browsing some of the older posts and i came across someone mentioning using lemon juice to lighten your dreads. is there any truth to this? i looked in the memories but the one post for lemon juice doesn't say anything about lightening. has anyone tried this? thanks...

and a couple of pics, just because i can...

http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a356/natureisgreat/dreadsdown2.jpg

http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a356/natureisgreat/dreadsdown3.jpg
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bummer. its the end of summer. :| [04 Aug 2005|08:52pm]



remember me ?

o well. my dreadz have grown. its been a while since i posted. so whats up yall ??

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a couple pix [04 Aug 2005|11:37pm]
so..i said i would post pix..but still havent gotten around to putting my pictures on the computer..i threw a couple up there a few days ago...so i will share those for now..in the first they are 2 days old..in the second they are about a week old..

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