Vans Calzado para Patinar Sk8-Hi Black Black Black Mono ante + Lona D5IBKA c51a38

Vibram Womens Kso Evo Black pink Cross Training shoes Size 7.5,

WMNS Nike Air Max 2014 Black Silver 621078-007 Running shoes Size 8 US New Rare,VINTAGE Women's Nike Dunk SB FC Dunk Low shoes White w gold trim worn 2x SZ 9.5,WMNS NIKE FREE FLYKNIT CHUKKA PRM PREMIUM QS BLACK-VOLT-PINK SZ 5.5,.

Vasque Women's Breeze III Mid GTX Gargoyle Stone bluee Boot Wide UK 7 EU 41 759,Vionic Orthotic Millie Suede Ankle Boots with FMT Technology Black UK 4,Womens ASICS GEL PULSE 5 Running Trainers T3D6N 0159,.

Women's brown tall over the knee cowgirl retro 60's style fashion boots size 9,WOMAN Nike iD Air Roshe Run - Sze 8.5 NikeiD,WMNS Nike Air Jordan 11 Retro SZ 10 Neutral Olive Sail Gum Brown AR0715-200,Uterque AU Women Contrast print trainers 4055 051 040,.

And while hair can be experimented with and something to have fun with, it is also important to know where some styles come from, especially when they have a rich history.

WOMENS ADIDAS ORIGINALS DEERUPT RUNNER SZ 6.5 CHALK PINK BOLD orange CQ2910,Vionic Women's Sunny Brinley Light bluee 12 W US,

Vans Authentic Lite 5GX Checkerboard black white,Vintage Reebok Freestyle Womens Hi Top shoes Rare Punk Rock Sz 8-1 2 Wht Blk,Vans Women's Asher Trainers, Black(Black(Perf Leather)), 4.5 UK 37 EU,Women Leather Boots Knee High Winter shoes Square Heels Pointed Toe Fashion Wear,.

Braids were a way to signify many descriptors – marital status, age, religion, wealth, social ranking and also were a way to identify people of different tribes, which is why there are so many different types of braids today (classic, box, goddess, etc).

Wimens Clarks Boots Suze 4,Women Snow Boots Platform Thick Plush Waterproof Non-slip Winter Style,WMNS AIR JORDAN 1 HIGH OG NRG 'ALEALI MAY' - BV2613-600,

Wmns Nike Rosherun Print Size 7 Fusion Red Noble Red 599432-600 New in Box,Vlado Footwear Women's Athena Hi-Top shoes purple Purple IG-2730W-8,purple Running shoes Joma Speed ​​Lady W R.Spedls-619,WOMANS NIKE AIR ZOOM ELITE 7 SIZE 10.5,Women’s Nike Zoom All Out Low 2 Running shoes Pure Platinum AJ0035 010 Size 10.5,

There are ancient drawings, engravings, and hieroglyphics that depicted Egyptian queens having their hair braided by their servants.

WMNS NIKE AIR FORCE 1 '07 LXX FLORAL AO1017 002 BLACK GREEN PINK RED Size 10,Women’s Nike Air Max 90 Running shoes Laser Pink White Purple 325213-136 Sz 8 ,Women’s Steve Madden Lora Black Leather Hiking Winter Boots Size 6.5,

Mummy of Lady Rai, one of the oldest known mummies uncovered from Egypt, depicted with braids.
Image source: G. Elliott Smith (1871-1937) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Vans Calzado para Patinar Sk8-Hi Black Black Black Mono ante + Lona D5IBKA c51a38
Via Spiga New Brown Suede Ankle Boots Size 9,WMNS Roshe Run Flyknit. Sz 8. OG All. DS Condition (Style Code 704927006),Women's Block High Heel Leather Ankle Boots Pointed Toe Party shoes Plus Size,Wmns Nike Sock Dart Prm Size 11 Silt Red Stardust Deadstock, These styles were brought over in the middle passage to America, when Africans were sold into slavery. While their hairs were cut off upon arrival, presumably for sanitary reasons but also as an act to strip one of their culture, braids remained intact because it helped to “control” natural hair, which was considered at the time to be “unrefined”. Womens Clarks Desert Boots Taupe Distressed, Size 9 M,Vibram Women's V Trail Runner Purple Black Size US 8-8.5 EU 40 Used,Vince Newman Black Umber Macho Calf Women's Lace Up High Top Sneakers 10 M,Vagabond Grace Burgundy Nubuck Ankle Boots with Zips US7.5, 9, 10 (EU38, 40, 41),

Cornrows are a series of tight, three-strand braids weaved closely to the scalp. Cornrows depicted the agricultural lifestyle of the African tribes, and were geometric and mathematical in their creation.
Womens ASICS GEL-FujiTrabuco bluee Pink Running Trainers T2B8N 4220,Very Volatile Women's Aquila Western Boot - Choose SZ color,Womens bluee Jean Nike Air Max 90sz 6.5,Vibram Womens V-Run Black Running shoes EUR 39 (168648),.
Vans Women's Womens Sk8 Hi shoes Lace Canvas Red,

Via Spiga Wos Boots Tall US8.5M Black Fabric Suede Dress stillettos Heels 2758,Tredters Women's Sarina Slingback Black Suede Combo Slingbacks,Women Classic Reebok BD4425 Women Club Casual shoes black brown sneakers,

Wmns Nike Free RN Flyknit 2017 Run Black White Women Running shoes 880844-001,Women's BearPaw Abigail Short Camel Suede & Sheepskin Midcalf Boots Size 9,Unisa Women's Cherish Ankle Boot (10, Dark Grey),Women's Cloudfoam QT Racer Running shoes Trace blueE White Black 9 M US Womens,WMNS Nike Free RN Flyknit SZ 12 Wolf Grey Bright Mango Platinum 831070-005,

Style: Cornrow

TS shoes TAKING SHAPE sz 39 8 Quaide Ankle Boots wide fit padded NIB rp 180,Women’s Vans Sneakers Authentic Gum Block bluee Size 9 NEW,Vans Sk8-Hi pinks Sand Dollar True Mens 4 - Womens 5.5 shoes Rare See... wBox,VANS CLASSIC SLIP ON KARL LAGERFELD BLACK QUILTED LEATHER MEN'S 4 WOMEN'S 5.5,

Tretorn Women's Nylite Plus Canvas Fashion Sneaker,Vintage Raichle California Womens's Brown Hiking Boots 6M , NOS,Women Winter Boots Rain Snow Ankle Boots Fur lined Collar PU Leather Boots,

Women's Ankle Boots High Thin Heels Print Pointed Mesh Toe Zipper-up,US Women Ladies Casual Sneakers Slip On Pumps shoes Wedge Heel shoes Size 5-10,WOMAN'S SHOES FILA DISRUPTOR M LOW 1010441.40K,VANS ISO 1.5 (Mesh) Knockout Pink UltraCush Trainer MEN'S 7.5 WOMEN'S 9,VTG LL BEAN Women’s Maine Hunting shoes Bean Ankle Boots Dark Sienna Sz 9,

The reclaiming of natural hair became popularized with the Civil Rights Movement, when leaders encouraged black communities to accept their hair instead of conforming to Western standards. Styles like afros, dreadlocks and the jheri curl came into the forefront with Black hairstyles and are still worn in pop culture today.

WMNS VIBRAM FIVEFINGERS W343 BIKILA MAGENTA orange GREY VIBRAM SIZE 37 6 US,Tredters Women's Americana Slip-On bluee Canvas Comfort shoes,Vince Camuto Women's Parka Slouch Boot Midnight Taupe Verona Size US 6 M,Women Round Toe Platform Lace up Athletic Leather Mesh Sneakers New Spred shoes,

Women Mid Calf Front Zipper-up Boots Square Heel Footwear Solid color,WMNS AIR JORDAN 3 RETRO SE AWOK NRG VOGUE ANNA WINTOUR SZ 10,Women Adidas Originals Deerupt Runner W Lifestyle shoes Light bluee Black CQ2912,

Popular culture also played a major role with male hairstyles. With hip hop dominating the scene in the 1980s, black barber shops not only perfected the fade, but also expanded upon hairstyles taking creative freedoms to create hi-top fades, waves, and giving traditional hairstyles a modern twist.

Womens Buffalo Corin Sneakers Neon Pink Trainers shoes,Vans Womens Low-Top Leather Sneakers Trainers Maroon UK 4.5 (US 7),Twisted X Boots Women's WDMS011 ECO TWX Slip-On Driving Moc Dust Multi,Versace 19.69 C53 NAPPA red sneaker Women's Red US,

Vans Toy Story Old Skool Andys Toys VN0A31Z9M4V Women's Size 7 Boys 5.5,Womens ASICS GEL-FIT SANA Black White Fitness Trainers S465N 9001,

Womens Brooks Glycerin Ghost lot 2 pair bunlde multi color running shoes sz 11,Tredters Womens US Size 9.5 Black Leather Boots,Vionic with Orthaheel Technology Women's Lorne Heeled Slide Black Leather,

Black hairstyles have existed for centuries and have been depicted and displayed in American culture for hundreds of years. It’s popularity today doesn’t mean these styles are “new” or “trendy,” but are weaved into a historical context. And in today’s climate, being aware of where these hairstyles come from, and the importance that they played both in tribal culture and American culture is crucial.

Vintage 90s Ladies Vans Trainers Size 6,Women’s Nike Air Max 95 LX Size 7 Red White Black AA1103-700 Running shoes,Women's Asics GT-1000 3 PR Running shoes Hot Pink US 6,Tredters Women's Ember Loafer Faded Black Lizard Stamped Leather Loafers,Womens Casual Winter Fur Trim Gothic Block Mid Heels Knee High Knight Boots v783,

Understanding and knowledge can only help to bring our world, in real life and on IMVU, closer together to celebrate each other’s traditions, cultures, styles, history and belief systems. So start a conversation and share your knowledge and culture. You never know what’s beyond just the look.

Valentine's Day Special-Border Collie Print Running shoes For Women-Free Shippin,Wmns Nike Zoom Live II EP Black Reflect Silver Gum Women Basketball AH7579-001,Womens ADIDAS SUPERSTAR W White Leather Casual Trainers BA7493,W Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 34 TB size 9.5 Training shoes 887017 401,

Womens Asics Gel-Kayano Knit Trainers In Birch,WHITE MOUNTAIN (CROONER BLACK SMOOTH BOOT) WOMEN'S SIZE 7 BRAND NEW,Women Ankle Chelsea Boots Leather High Heels Pointy toe Metal Decor Zipper shoes,

WMNS Nike Air Max 1 PRM - 454746 105,