Interviews / Guests

Urban Bush Babe: Chime Edwards

Urban Bush Babe: Chime Edwards

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Chime Edwards and I’m from a small, quaint town called West Point, MS. 2. How long have you been natural? I have been natural for 3 years and 3 months. I big chopped in February 2009! Time has flown! 3. What do you(…)

Solange Opens Up About Her Natural Hair Journey

Solange Opens Up About Her Natural Hair Journey

Via Essence. Solange Knowles is under the hot lights on set, but her demeanor is cool while hairstylist Chuck Amos coifs her strands into French rolls. Knowles’s now famously impulsive act, chopping off her tresses in 2009, has transformed her into a natural hair icon. But that was never her intention. “I honestly was just(…)

Style: Urban Bush Babe Khaleb Salah Sojourner

Style: Urban Bush Babe Khaleb Salah Sojourner

Tell us your name and where you are from? Helloooo! My name is Khaleb Salah Sojourner. I’m originally from Chicago and am currently living in Philly. How would you describe your personal fashion style? I would describe my style as Dapper Afropunk Realness! I like to mix different styles. Some days I’ll off set a(…)

Urban Bush Babe Mia O

Urban Bush Babe Mia O

Tell us your name and where you are from? Hi, Im Mia O from DALLAS What do you do? I am a store visual merchandiser, fashion blogger and designer Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? No, thank god I am free to be as natural as I(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Jasmine Cann

Urban Bush Babe: Jasmine Cann

Tell us your name and where you are from? I am Jasmine Cann. I was raised unfortunately in Florida, moved around a bit (Georgia, California) and now I happily live in Denver, Colorado.   What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? Right now I(…)

Urban Bush Babe Aevin Dugas

Urban Bush Babe Aevin Dugas

Tell us your name and where you are from? Aevin Dugas and I’m from Napoleonville Louisiana Describe your hair? My hair is very versatile, just like me!! How long have you been natural? I’ve been natural 12 years. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Niama

Urban Bush Babe: Niama

1. Tell us your name and where you are from?My name is Niama Safia, I was born in Brooklyn, New York (to Caribbean parents) but these days I rest my head in Washington, DC. 2. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? I wear(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Seakanyo Miranda Seakgosing

Urban Bush Babe: Seakanyo Miranda Seakgosing

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Seakanyo Miranda Seakgosing. My background is African and Jewish – Portuguese. I was born and bred in Botswana, but I now live Melbourne, the fashion capital of Australia. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your(…)

Urban Bush Babe Millie Brown

Urban Bush Babe Millie Brown

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Millie Brown. I’m from Rhode Island but live in Brooklyn.   What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? I’m a babysitter and model. I’d say my short hair gives me an advantage(…)

Urban Bush Babe Alyse Archer-Coité

Urban Bush Babe Alyse Archer-Coité

Tell us your name and where you are from? My Name is Alyse Archer-Coité I was born in Berkeley, CA, but spent a long time in Dallas, TX. Moved a few places between the two, and am now living in NYC.       How long have you been natural? 5 years or so  (…)