• Caring for dreads in a hot climate (or, moisturizing Bali crispy-dreads!!!)

    There are a couple of things you probably know about me right now:   1) I have dreads (duh!!!) 2) I have bleached dreads  3) I’m a travel junkie 4) Right now I’m in Bali   So, what happens to my bleached, dehydrated, damaged dreads when I’m somewhere hot?  Think crispy.  Think very course rope that has been never used so it’s still prickly and stiff. Yep.  My dreads. I’m hoping that your dreads are not as bad as all that – but whatever the condition of your beloved dreadlocks it’s important to take some extra care of them in hot climates.   Here is my anti-crispy-dread formula.  You will…

  • The Dread Shed Dreadlock Online Training Course

    (First ever) BIG FAT MARCH SALE!  JOIN US BEFORE MARCH 15TH 2021 FOR JUST $490!!!!   We are very happy to announce that in 2018 we have gone global!  No matter where you are in the world you are very welcome to join us! Our comprehensive training, The Dread Shed Dreadlocks Certificate in Natural Dreadlock Making & Business Development, has been running since 2011, and we were proudly the first online course of natural dreadlock making in the world. We have trained almost 100 natural locticians, most of which are working either full or part time in their own dreadlock business'. The online certificate course consists of: 45 pages of dreadlock and…