Bush Babes

Urban Bush Babe: Marie

Urban Bush Babe: Marie

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? Marie, from Chicago. 2. How long have you been natural? 2 years. My last relaxer was on October 2, 2009. 3. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? I am a graphic designer, blogger…and(…)

Pharrell & Yuna Making Musical Sandwiches

Pharrell & Yuna Making Musical Sandwiches

This past Wednesday I had the pleasure to attend a Private Musical Showcase presented by Elle Magazine of the lovely, beautiful and multi-talented singer Yunalis Zarai more commonly known as Yuna. Born in Alor Setar Kedah, Malaysia, singer-songwriter felt the writing itch at the age of 14 and started writing her own songs in which she(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Christella

Urban Bush Babe: Christella

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Christella (alter ago name is JolieBrown). I’m originally from Cabaret, Haiti, but  my mother and I left and moved to France when I was 1 where I lived for 17 years. I’m currently residing in New Jersey. 2. How long have you(…)

Urban Bush Babe Jorian

Urban Bush Babe Jorian

Tell us your name and where you are from?   My name is Jorian, and I’m from Toronto, Canada.  I’m of Jamaican background, both my parents are Jamaican. How long have you been natural? I started transitioning in March of 2009 and I cut my permed ends in June of 2010.  So I’ve been completely(…)

Zoe Saldana: “I am a Black Woman”

Zoe Saldana: “I am a Black Woman”

As I was searching for inspirational style pictures on one of my favorite style sites ”Black and Killing it” http://blackandkillingit.com created by Neil Alvin. I came across a small debate that seemed to stir when Neil posted a comment from a reader about a quote that the beautiful, talented and well known actress of Star(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Carlyne

Urban Bush Babe: Carlyne

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Carlyne and I am from New Jersey but now living in Miami 2. How long have you been natural? Ive been natural for 2yrs and 4months 3. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Kimberly Sumner

Urban Bush Babe: Kimberly Sumner

Tell us your name and where you are from?   My name is Kimberly Sumner and I’m from Maryland. How long have you been natural?  I’ve been natural for about 3.5 or 4 years. I started transitioning in the summer of 2007 by wearing Nubian Twists and wore my hair that way for a little(…)

Style: Hot Pink Vintage in the Summer

Style: Hot Pink Vintage in the Summer

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. As we are preparing for a serious hurricane in the New York area this weekend I am taking the time not writing about securing my property, storing  food and medical supplies, stocking up on flashlights and mobile generators……no,  I of course had to post a style segment. I am not(…)