Meet Our October CurlFriend: ItsReallyRelle

October flew by and somehow I didn’t get the chance to share the story of my newest CurlFriend. So, this month I’m the CurlFriend you will meet. Continue below to read all about my hair journey 🙂

Let’s Talk About Moisture

Do you have trouble keeping your natural hair moisturized? Click the link below to watch my latest video where I discuss what I’ve learned over the years. Make a comment to join the discussion and share a helpful tip you’ve learned.    

Meet Our October FiberFriend

1. What is your name and where are you from? Hi there! I’m Vanessa Smith, and I’m based in Olympia, Washington. 2. What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did you learn? Knitting since September 2005! I’m mostly self taught, but I was introduced to the craft while I was…

Meet Our September FiberFriend: AlexCreates

1. What is your name and where are you from? My name is Alexander Reynoso but call me Alex. Born and raised in Harlem from Dominican and Puerto Rican parents. 2. What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did you learn? I’m a fiber artist, I knit, crochet, spin yarn,…

Meet Our August FiberFriend CreativeCeci

1. What is your name and where are you from? Cecilia Nelson-Hurt from Queens, New York   2.  What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did you learn? I was introduced to my now life long love of fiber, by my maternal grandmother as a child. She taught me how to…

Trim Those Ends

I have been natural for about five years now and for a majority of that time I’ve trimmed my own hair. I watched a couple of YouTube videos and figured I had a good idea of how to do it myself. When I needed more than an inch trimmed (like an actual hair cut) my…

The Handmaid’s Tale: Season Finale Recap

✨This post will be full of spoilers ✨ • • • So, last night I watched the season 2 finale of Hulu’s Original Series The Handmaid’s Tale and my heart was racing pretty much the entire time. Here’s a brief recap of the last episode (Episode 13): Pretty much everybody (except Commander Fred Waterford) was…

Meet Our July FiberFriend Poisongrrls

1. What is your name and where are you from? Amy, from New York!   2. What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did you learn? I have been knitting, sewing, and making art for most of my life. My grandmom taught me to knit at her kitchen table. I have…

Meet Our July CurlFriend

1. What’s your name and where are you from? Hello my name is Florence, but you can call me Flo! I’m a military brat so I don’t claim any where, but I reside in Atlanta, Georgia.   2. How long have you been natural? Why did you decide to begin your natural hair journey? And…

ItsReallyRelle PuffCuff Review

One of my favorite ways to style my hair is in a puff. Whether high, mid, or low puff, if you follow my Instagram page you know that it’s my go-to. Because I tend to be a “lazy natural” at times, this style works for me because it’s so quick. In the past, I used…

How Can I Help?

When I was in school learning US history, the younger me often wondered: what was the average American citizen doing while slavery/the Holocaust/Japanese internment camps took place? And now here we are in this moment of human rights injustice… With the overflow of negative images and disturbing news it’s easy to become discouraged. I look…