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Santa Claus in Dreadlocks: Rachel Isadora’s Textured Children’s Books

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Princesses with braids, princes with shaved heads donning Kufi hats, and Santa Claus in dreadlocks: this is the textured world of Rachel Isadora’s children’s books. During a decade of living in Africa, Rachel Isadora was inspired to create fairytales retold in African settings. She has received the famed Caldecott Honor for her stunning illustrations that…

Dreadlocks the Easy Way

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Are you looking for an easy way to create dreadlocks?  Nicholas Penna Jr, of Salon Capri in Hyde Park, MA, uncovers the secret to simplifying dreadlock making.    Section off hair into half-inch sized sections  Apply a wax to the section of hair  Using a comb, tease the root area of the hair  Begin to…