Dreadlocks are love. -- Day
?
Dreadlocks are love. -- Day [entries|friends|calendar]
A Community for Dreadlock Enthusiasts

[ website | GUDU Memories! - http://tinyurl.com/gudumems ]
[ userinfo | livejournal userinfo ]
[ calendar | livejournal calendar ]

maybe a little more banjo related than dreadlock related....but ill take my chances. [11 May 2009|12:51am]
[ mood | overtired ]

the dreadlocks will be 4 years old in june

i learned a new funny little trick on the banjer the other day...give it a listen.



ill post a 4 year thing in june to document the growth.
have a good old day!

read (20) comment | edit

as promised [11 May 2009|08:34am]
I finally have some pictures to share.  =)

My mom-in-law has been very sick with cancer, and a particularly bad spell has kept her in the hospital longer than any of us would like.  As a Mother's Day surprise, my husband planted her a small garden.


picturesCollapse )

read (16) comment | edit

~new dreadies~ [11 May 2009|10:49am]
[ mood | curious ]

first of all, i am sorry for the text only post- pictures to come soon!
okay, down to business. this is my 2nd time with dreads so i know the ropes but i have a question the memories didn't quite answer. i have overdyed hair(eeek!, with natural roots. how much palmrolling should i do? i love to play with them, but i also want to avoid breakage and hindering the developemnet of my babies(is this even possible?)......

read (1) comment | edit

14 months [11 May 2009|01:55pm]
My dreads are 14 months today. I'm not much for taking pictures of myself, so #6 is the only one of me. My partner is #1, and his dreads are 19 years old. I thought they were 22, but found out a couple of weeks ago they're a bit younger.

I used to be Gothicmist, but deleted that journal a couple of days ago. Not that I posted much anyway...

Lovely, lovely dreadsCollapse )
read (17) comment | edit

baby dreads [11 May 2009|02:11pm]
[ mood | =D ]

'ello! :]

it's really weird/cool being the dread expert around here. most of the people i know who do have dreads, are misinformed, or have used/still use wax. so i want to thank this community for being totally awesome! i try to teach people about keeping dreads clean and not putting anything nasty in them. i have had at least 6 friends ask me to help them start/maintenance their dreads.


these are the second set i have done.
onto the dreads!Collapse )

on Saturday my friend Jeff and i went to Peak's Island, and hung out on the beach for a while
onward!Collapse )

PS my dreads will be 7 months in a couple weeks
Read more...Collapse )

that is all. Have a lovely day, all! :]

read (6) comment | edit

HAPPY DREAD BIRTHDAY TO ME!! [11 May 2009|02:32pm]


So yeah...one year ago I started my dread journey. I am happy to say I've kept them for this long~
I can't even imagine myself without them now.
Anyways Im going to treat myself to some much needed maintenance and a deep cleaning tonight!
Time line coming soon-hunting down photos.
im the meantime-here is the back of my head. enjoy!
Clicky clickyCollapse )
read (6) comment | edit

Dreads at 20 months... [11 May 2009|03:12pm]
[ mood | peaceful ]

Ok so I have a day off work and facied an update - yay! My dreads are about 20 months old, and boy they're changing!

About Xmas time I noticed my loops were well, going, and now a few of my thinner dreads still have loops but theyve mostly either flattened down from wet palmrolling or sucked in nearer to the roots.

I did a random photoshoot this morning after yoga hence the "no makeup advertising quicksilver to the max" look. My loose hair is decreasing with time, but i have loads of fuzz behind and around my ears, i usually tuck that in once every 2 or so months and it usually pops back out after a few weeks lol!

Ok photos...

For referance - this time last year:

Dreads at nearly 1 year


>More photosCollapse )

read (26) comment | edit

[11 May 2009|05:13pm]
has anyone ever actually had wool rot in their hair? felted in, extensions, or otherwise? how long did you have the wool in before it began to rot?
read (8) comment | edit

navigation
[ viewing | May 11th, 2009 ]
[ go | previous day|next day ]