Stripes carry a plethora of fashion meanings — criminal, rebellious, liberating. And both horizontal and vertical stripes also can flatter or flatten your overall outfit based on body shape. My Original Russ Sport Co. multicolored vest is a kicky piece to wear because it incorporates the two and still compliments my physique. But just in […]
It’s the new hair tool I use religiously on my dreadlocks and my daughter’s microlocs. The EasyLoc Hair Tool gets the relocking job done in a simple latch-pull technique that tightens up new growth in no time. Adjustable to various loc sizes and extremely country cute to travel with, EasyLoc earns Cowgirl Candace’s endorsement.
For future natural hair reference: Whenever loc stars see each other in public, we’re going to take a moment of giving acknowledgements — whether we know one another or not. I ran into Cowgirl Doreen at this year’s Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo in Atlanta, and instantly, the how-long-have-you-been-locking-your-hair conversation initiated. One loc tale led to […]
Go bold or go home I always say in Southern style. Sometimes color blocking transforms a country Western outfit from boring to badass. Today’s tip: Try poppin’ off pieces using a triad effect. If you’re familiar with the color wheel, these hues are evenly spaced on the diagram and organically blend to create a striking […]
My wood-stained deer antlers once served me well as a reliable and rather artsy ring holder. And, of course, my ring collection has amplified. The antler space — not so much. Today’s tip: Repurpose granny’s vintage serving trays into farm fancy-schmancy ring platters. This aged-to-ageless project only requires grandma’s permission to take her least favorite […]