Bush Babes

Urban Bush Babe Fatou

Urban Bush Babe Fatou

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Fatou, I’m a native Parisian , I’m half Nigerian from my mother and Malian and Senegalese by my father.     What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? I’m a beauty blogger,(…)

3×1+ Shantell Martin: A World of Lines & Wonder

3×1+ Shantell Martin: A World of Lines & Wonder

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. On December 15th we had the pleasure to view in person the collaboration of two creative giants: 3×1 and Shantell Martin. Based in NY but originally from London, globetrotter Shantell Martin, is an ingenious, intricate and captivating international Artist/Illustrator who literally pushes the lines with her installations and live(…)

Urban Bush Babe Folasade

Urban Bush Babe Folasade

Tell us your name and where you are from?   My name is Folasade. I was born in Abeokuta Nigeria, and raised in Toronto Canada for the majority of my life. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? Well I am an artist, student,(…)

Opening Reception of Neekid Blk Gurls Exhibit

Opening Reception of Neekid Blk Gurls Exhibit

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. On December 8th Nikisha and I attended the opening reception of the highly anticipated Neekid Blk Gurls exhibit held at the Rush Gallery in New York. Curated by Danny Simmons, abstract painter and co- founder of the amazing Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation http://www.rushphilanthropic.org/ , Neekid Blk Gurls is all(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Melissa Flerangile

Urban Bush Babe: Melissa Flerangile

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Mélissa Flérangile aka Melly Mel.  I’m born and raised in the Nations Capital of Canada… Ottawa, ON.  I’m currently living out of my suitcase since I’m touring although my physical address is in Brooklyn, NY. My cultural background; father is Haitian and my(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Ruqayyah Al-Baari aka RuRu

Urban Bush Babe: Ruqayyah Al-Baari aka RuRu

Tell us your name and where you are from?  My name is Ruqayyah Al-Baari but just about everyone knows me as RuRu, Originally from Miami FL, also lived in Maryland…now in NYC! Describe your hair? Its big. Unsymmetrical. Thick. Wild. A black sea of coarse waves and tiny curls.  What do you do? Is there(…)

Music: TK Wonder & Kissey

Music: TK Wonder & Kissey

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. Maryland and Sweden collide with the latest project from Lyricist/Songwriter/Singer (my twin sister), TK Wonder originally from Baltimore and Singer/Songwriter/Producer, Kissey Asplund originally from Stockholm, collaborate to form TK Wonder : Kissey. This magical collaboration produces their first upcoming album together entitled ‘Heartfukk’ (part 1) and if anyone has(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Marawa The Amazing

Urban Bush Babe: Marawa The Amazing

Tell us your name and where you are from?  Marawa The Amazing, I am from Melbourne but I live in London    What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? My Hair is definitely part of my image as a performer – It definitely helps!(…)

Style: Urban Bush Babe Ngozi Robinson

Style: Urban Bush Babe Ngozi Robinson

Tell us your name and where you are from?  My name is Ngozi Robinson and I’m from Washington, DC. How long have you been natural?  I have been natural my whole life, my mother never believed in putting chemicals in a black girls hair. When I was younger, I really urged her to let me(…)

CurlyNikki’s Natural Hair Meetup After Party

CurlyNikki’s Natural Hair Meetup After Party

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. Wanted to share a few photos of the CurlyNikki Natural Hair Meetup After Party on Thursday, October 20th held at Pranna restaurant in NY. Unfortunately Nikisha and I were only able to attend the after party because we didn’t find out about the event until 3 days after CurlyNikki(…)