The 1st of July is Keti Koti Dei in Suriname, the day we celebrate the emancipation proclamation from 1863. In real life the enslaved people still had to work ten more years on the plantations before they were really let go but 1863 is still the official date in our history.
Have you evern wondered what the differences are between all of the types of locs for Black Natural Hair or did you think they were all the same? If you answer yes, read this article and watch the video where Traditional Dreadlocks, Sisterlocks and Braidlocs is explained.
After reading the essays of the contestants of ANNM 2013 for challenge 6, I realized that I never did a blog about my all time favorite wrap that I wore all summer. It is a simple wrap but what makes it super special it I used a Pangi. A Pangi is a traditional Maroon wrap. It is hand made with different patterns that often symbolize something in their culture.