New “BRAIDS” Exhibit Explores The Artistry Behind The Hairstyle


Always an intricate art form, artist Shani Crowe is celebrating the artistry behind the protective hairstyle of braids. Visit for more information Chicago native Crowe’s new exhibit “BRAIDS” honors Black traditional hairstyling. Currently [July 2016] being shown at the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA) in Brooklyn through November 6, the photographer utilized the […]

Summer’s Here! Check These Celebrity Braids To Inspire Your Next Hairstyle


Braids serve as both a stylish and protective hairstyle for Black women. Visit for more information There are many different styles of braids: fishtail braids, cornrows, box braids, halo braids, french braids, etc. Your favorite celebrities are seen wearing these styles as they become more popular. Here are a few designs to inspire your next hairstyle.