Hey Curlfriends! We know that we’ve been a little quiet on this end, but life and other outside projects have kept us busy! Of course, in the meantime, we’ve been planning and scheming on the back end. We’re aware of how much Curls, Coils & Cocktails means to you all. And we love and appreciate … More SAVE THE DATE: Curls, Coils & Cocktails Black History Month event!
Hey Curlfriends! By now, you should have heard about the phenomenal new intimate line Love & Nudes by Chantal Carter. If not, let’s get you a up to speed. Love & Nudes is a new intimate line that shines a light on creating colours for us, by us. When you look for intimate separates that … More FASHION ROCKS: Love & Nudes share their new intimate line for Women of Colour!
Hey Curlfriends! It’s your favourite dynamic duo here—Bee and amc. Okay, we’re a tad overdue with this update, however, we had to come through and give you guys the skinny on how African Fashion Week Toronto turned up and turned out! It was an evening of opulence, vibrancy, seeing old friends and making new ones. … More EVENT SPOTLIGHT: African Fashion Week Toronto Recap
On August 6th, we attended the Sprung Toronto Pop Up Shop at SoHo Metropolitan Hotel in downtown Toronto. This event is the brainchild of fashion and all-things-dope connoisseur – Nathaniel Anderson. “Sprung originally began because I have cool friends who do cool things, and I wanted to bring them all together to showcase their … More EVENT SPOTLIGHT: At The Sprung Toronto Pop Up Shop
So, what’s next for CCandC you ask? Well, we are always planning and scheming! There’s always a considerable amount of plotting going on behind the scenes. We’re usually hashing through ideas over long Gchat conversations and the like, so things will eventually come to light. Thank you to those who have attended previous events and responded … More UP NEXT – Planning and Scheming
In 2015, we started our annual CCandC MeetUp in February during Black History Month, and it has become a favourite for us and all attendees. It’s a more intimate setting, and allows us to instantly connect with you in a different manner than at our large scale events. Our MeetUp has become, and continues to … More EVENT IMAGES: Images from Curl, Coils & Cocktails MeetUp 2016
Our annual MeetUp was absolutely fantastic! The ladies showed up and out as we discussed the tenets of success, healing and encouragement with a full house. We had lovely giveaways from Benny Bing and London Ivy Products that left our winners giddy. It was unanimous – no one really wanted the event to end, since … More EVENT SPOTLIGHT – CCandC MeetUp: Success, Healing and Encouragement
Our very own Bee Quammie hosted her event Mirror Images: The Culture of Digital Content Creation on September 27th, 2015. Read more about the event and how it came to be.
Early in 2015, we had decided that since we were not going to have one of our large scale annual events, why not have a MeetUp? This was our very first MeetUp in what has become a must attend yearly event on everyone’s radar. It’s smaller and held in a more intimate space with about … More EVENT SPOTLIGHT – CCandC MeetUp: It’s Been A Long Time!
Another year, another event. Our Curlfriends make each and every event a special outing, that we sincerely do not take for granted. We moved to a venue in midtown called The Uptown Loft that everyone adored, and we added an entertainment segment to the event that featured singer Saidah Baba Talibah! We were also featured … More EVENT IMAGES: Images from Curls, Coils & Cocktails 2014