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Why I have dreads. [09 Jul 2007|12:55am]
I know I haven't posted anything in about forever, but I'm up a little late and out of things to do, so I've been sewing in some loose hairs here and there and thinking about my hair quite a bit, as a result.

Sometimes I'll admit it's been rough and I've wanted to rip the damn things out of my head for a second. It's so hard to find a respectable job with my hair and piercing, the gas station clerk told me I look "rough" and my father insists on telling me that his hair looks prettier than mine does now. 

So why the hell do I bother?

It's because no one else gets a connection with their hair like this; getting to watch it grow and go through its rebellious stages and look stunning, in turn. 

It's because I don't spend an hour on my hair every morning. I don't have to shampoo it every night to keep it from getting greasy. I can drive with the windows down without my hair looking horrible after and mostly because I really, really like the way that I look with dreads =). I guess it's all about feeling good in your own skin ((or hair)).

Now I just have to remember that next time my dad calls me "Side Show Bob" or my mom subtly asks if it's possible to get "those things" out.
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1 year! [09 Jul 2007|01:19am]
hi everyone! i'd like to show u my dreadlocks, july 2 they were 1 year old =)

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so here is a timeline (more than 2 years) watch!Collapse )
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[09 Jul 2007|02:08am]
Dready Artwork!!

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[09 Jul 2007|07:05pm]
so after a year of waiting and contemplating, today was finally the day.

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Shot at 2007-07-09

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Day 4. No wax. [09 Jul 2007|08:00pm]
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One month update... [09 Jul 2007|08:32pm]

So, I'm pretty pleased with how they're doing...

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[09 Jul 2007|08:58pm]
Hi ! I'm new here (well.. long time lurker, first time poster), my name is Martine and I'm from the Netherlands (English talking is not a problem.. but the writing may suck here and there..)
But anyway, after 5 years of wanting them, december 2006 I decided to finally get my dreadlocks and here's my timeline

6,5 months of dreadlock trackingCollapse )
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[09 Jul 2007|09:10pm]
My dreadies are three weeks old and coming along well, and I owe it all to Mildred. Her skilled beak keeps them neat and tidy.

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[09 Jul 2007|10:21pm]
So today i've realized due to much overuse of dye my hair easily breaks and is in horrbile condition
I noticed this when trying to roll my tips to tighten them some. I ended up with a chunk of hair in my fingers
...so they are hands off..
til well i dunno when...

Meet the demon dread 

and the curly looking one just appeared one day and kept growing..i have one in the back i recently stumbled upon...surprises are funs especially when its baby dreads springing up outta no where
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helo! [09 Jul 2007|11:14pm]
it's been quite some time since i've last posted!
ummm, i was in europe for a month, i now have an amazing girlfriend, i live in a (mostly) badass apartment on campus in brooklyn, and my hair is getting SO LONG!

they're a little over two years old now. can you believe it!

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7.07.07 [09 Jul 2007|11:17pm]
It's really magic date - 1 year ago they have appeared!
Its me =) Hair were up to shoulders

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