Freelance Diaries

My Step-By-Step Process to Achieve Michelle Breyer’s Stunning Bounty of Curls Revealed at Texture On The Runway

    This year’s NYFW kicked off with a bang as showcased some of the fiercest natural hair looks to ever grace a runway stage at Texture On The Runway.  Amidst the more than 900 influencers, media and VIPs who filled NYC’s

All The Deets Behind Legendary Dudas Star Daniella Perkins HALO Awards Curls (HYPEHAIR FEATURE)

Teen actress Daniella Perkins served up all sorts of curly girl goodness at the 2017 Nickelodeon HALO Awards. The 17-year-old Legendary Dudas star hit up the orange carpet in a crown of cascading curls and cornrows crafted by celebrity stylist and author Monae Everett. The on-trend look

R&B Sensation H.E.R. Reveals Sultry Tresses On Rolling Out Cover, Styled by Monaè Everett

First, let me say that I love styling H.E.R. (Having Everything Revealed) for editorial shoots. Most recently, H.E.R’s beautiful curls were displayed on the cover of RollingOut magazine. The cover shoot showcases H.E.R. letting her hair down in waves that cascade to her

Queen Sugar Actress Dawn-Lyen Gardner Undergoes a Naturally Curly Big Chop by Monaè Everett

Take a look at this transformation I gave Dawn-Lyen Gardner of Queen Sugar to enhance and show off her natural curls! Chopping off over six inches of hair and adding bangs might seem like a daring transition, but after working with an extensive list of

BET Releases New Black Girls Rock Natural Hair Styling Tutorials

Click the image above to view all the styles by Monaè Everett in collaboration with BET and Mielle Organics. To help black girls rock in every aspect, especially in their natural hair, BET enlisted my help to do a series of hair styling

Take a Look at Some of These Weather-Proof, Festival-Ready Hairstyles for Naturally Curly and Kinky Textures

This festival season the curls have ruled! However, for those with naturally curly and kinky textures, the curls and kinks may not always keep their shape, especially when you throw in a mix of humid weather, heavy dancing, crowds of people brushing

Black Girls Rock Songstress Victory Boyd Styled by Monaè Ever

  BET’s much-anticipated show, Black Girls Rock — an annual award show that honors and promotes Black women in different fields involving music, entertainment, medicine, entrepreneurship, and visionary aspects. You may have noticed stylish naturalista and Roc Nation’s up and coming singer-songwriter, Victory Boyd, strut down the

Watch How To Recreate This Janelle Mone-Inspired Bridal Updo (HYPEHAIR FEATURE)

Janelle Monae is the queen of hair inspo. The natural diva has slayed everything from faux hawks and googly-eyed updos to blowouts and her infamous “Wonda Braid.” So, who better to take style cues from for bridal slayage? Here, celeb stylist Monaé