January 15, 2016 Jameela

In this dry, horrid Canadian winter the most important thing black girls across the country are thinking of is how to protect their hair form the harsh weather. That is why you will see me rocking protective hairstyles.

What are protective hairstyles?

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January 9, 2016 Jameela 1Comment

About a month ago I was in Starbucks with my mom and I felt people looking at me. At this time I was well into my 9th month of pregnancy and feeling tired and slightly self-conscious.

I said “Mom, do you think people are looking at me because I am pregnant or because I look homeless?”

October 9, 2015 Jameela 3Comment

Best Hair Styles for Your Toddler

As requested, I am writing a post about styling your little girl’s hair!
My daughter has a new hair style every week. She has beautiful thick, dark, long, Type 4 B hair. It is pretty easy to work with, but high-maintenance.… Read More

October 5, 2015 Jameela 1Comment

I looove my new hair! I got it done after my road trip. As I am sitting here, I need to get my hair re-done, but I wanted to show you my take on the big box-braid trend. I chose this hair style, because I didn’t want to be doing my hair for 8 hours.… Read More

March 20, 2015 Jameela

My sister gets offended when I tell her that selfies are “art”. So I took a couple tonight in her presence. We were out doing a photo-shoot for a friend {post to come} and this is the best photo I could come up with before she left in disgust!… Read More

February 10, 2015 Jameela

Oh You #Schmancy?

I saw a dress on Pinterest and I was convinced it would be perfect for Schmancy. I figured it was the perfect mix of sexy, fun, and elegant. In order to replicate this dress in my own image I went to the market in Accra and picked out a batik Adinkra stamped red cloth.… Read More