Monday, May 16, 2011

D day

I have been wanting to do this for such a long time. If you recall, I even mentioned it here a few years ago. And one day I thought, Why not?

So I did it...

I got Dreadlocks!

41 to be exact.

And here are all the answers to the questions I have already been asked...

Q. How long did it take?
A. 5+ hours
Q. Who did it?
A. My sister in law, Taleesha did 36 and my other sister in law, Amy did 5. I even named a few after them.
Q. How did you do it?
A. A lot of back combing and twisting.
Q. How long to they last?
A. As long as you want.
Q. How do you "fix" it?
A. You cut it off.
Q. Can you wash your hair?
A. Absolutely! I wouldn't have ever done it if that weren't an option.
Q. What kind of shampoo do you use?
A. A non-residue shampoo
Q. Did it hurt to do?
Q. How long will you keep them?
A. Maybe a year..maybe more...maybe less. Who knows.
Q. What did your boss say?
A. Nothing.
Q. What did Luke say?
A. He likes it, but was worried about what my boss and his parents would say.
Q. Do you like it?
A. I love it!


Amy said...

Yep, I love them. I think you should leave them in for a long time!

Brett And Tiffani said...

you are so funny! I've been waiting for this post since the last time I saw you! Glad you did it. Better now than when you're 40! :)

Becky said...

Wow! You're so brave! They look really great on you. What did Holly and Larry say, I'm curious??

Felicia H. said...

You look great!

Julie W said...

i think they are so fun. and we are only young once right? does it feel any different to run with them? i bet it is a low maintenance due. you are so brave!

Eliza said...

When I was in the 8th grade a man on the streets of Brazil tried to convince me to do that to my hair, lol.

You do look great!

Marco y Haydee said...

I love it. Looks really great! I still don't think I will let Marco grow out his hair and put in dreads. lol