07. April 2018 - 11:00 till 16:30
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Huddersfield's Afro Hairitage and Beauty Exhibition | Northfield Hall | Saturday, 07. April 2018

Huddersfied's Afro Hairitage and Beauty Exhibition is back for 2018.

This year will only consist of workshops with very limited spaces.
This is so out ticket holds have a more personal experience and time with our workshop hosts

There will be a variety of different ticket prices including all day passes to the workshops including lunch, prosseco and soft drinks included in the price.

Workshops Availabe:

- Body Scrub making workshop
- Cornrow and Braiding workshop
- Hair Wrapping
- Spirituality and Ancestral Connection
- Makeup

There will be a hair beauty and Wellbeing market on throughout the day. Giving you a selection of black owned independent businesses.

From 7.30pm there will be Laid Bare's pre launch of - Black Girls Are Magic Awards. An event that recognises the achievements of black women in the Yorkshire region.

Guest Speakers, special guests and iconic members of the community will present the results of BGAM voting round.

We will hear inspirational talks from black females from the community that are making amazing movements all over the country.

Attendees will be able to upgrade their ticket to have a meal and drinks at the evening event.

You can nominate until 14th January 218 at

Award Categories: (Examples)
Best Female Black Owned Business
Who's Made The Most Contribution
Most Inspirational
Muscian of The year

  • Good Rising All, We are pleased to announce that our event booking system is live!!! This year we will only be running workshops through out the day with a hair, beauty and wellbeing market exhibition in the main hall. The market is free to enter and a donation of £1 is optional. This will go towards future events, workshops and engagement programs The Cocoa Butter Project and its sister projects organise. We can confirm the following workshops <<<<<>>>>>>> - Spirituality & Ancestral Connection This workshop help us remember our spiritual links to our ancestors that has been severed by slavery and religious belief systems that no longer serve the melaninated community. To reconnect our Caribbean links to Africa through altar work, meditation and other healing spiritual practices. - Head Wrapping This workshop will be demonstrating the art of head wrapping, shown different techniques using material. Head wrapping has been used for centuries by our ancestors and is still a significant part of African culture. Not only does it add style to your outfit but also can be used to protect the hair. - Sugar Scrub In this workshop you will be making a gorgeous sugar scrub using organic brown sugar and essential oils to make your skin beautifully moisturised and silky soft. - Healthy Hair An exclusive and interactive taster workshop. This session will consist of Proven hair growth tips Quick and easy styling Method of transitioning Starting a new? The BIG CHOP question and answers Product sampling Session includes ‘Beauty in the Braid’ display - Makeup Master Class by Misha MUA Natural Glam make up masterclass - By Misha MUA Do you want to know how to create a long lasting make up look? Do you struggle with selecting the right products for your ****? Do you want to know the industry tips and tricks for a flawless make application? Well, look no further. This workshop has been developed to help you achieve a flawless even skin base that can be used as an everyday look or manipulated for an evening glam look. In this workshop I will be guiding you through step by step how to effectively perfect your own ****. Workshops are offered as Full day pass with and without lunch (vegan options available) Single booking without lunch All bookings come with Prosecco/Soft Drinks on arrival and a goodie bag containing products. https://bookwhen.com/hahbexhibition (LINK FOR WORKSHOPS) IF YOU REQUIRE A STALL PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK https://bookwhen.com/stallbooking Any questions or problems please let us know.
  • Hey All, Would you like a stall at our event in April. Please fill in the booking form as soon as you can as stall book up really quick. We will be only having workshops this year, with no main speakers during the day. However we are running a Hair, health and beauty market to compensate, with free entry all day. The workshop booking system will be released in the next few days. Black Girls Are Magic Pre Launch tickets will be release then too. Discounts for people wanting to attend the both workshops and event will be available. https://bookwhen.com/thecocoabutterproject
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  • After a talk with our team... Our hair event will now consist of only workshops with Black Girls Are Magic - Pre Lanch taking place in the evening. The reason for this is because we want you to have a more intimate experience and leave with goodies 😉 Places will be very limited for the workshops. Workshops - 11am - 3pm. If you book on all 5 you will receive a discount move round every 45 mins with a 15 min break inbetween. The price will also include a drink on arrival, refreshments and your lunch. Hair Braiding Sugar Scrub Jewllery African Spirituality - Ancestral Connection Makeup Black Girls Are Magic - Pre Launch 7.30 -11pm Round table event - Dress Code: Glam Celebrating the queens who have got through to the final round.. Your ticket will include your meal and a bottle of prosseco on your table. FULL DETAILS WILL BE RELEASED ON 7TH JANUARY IF YOU WOULD LIKE A STALL INBOX THE COCOA BUTTER PROJECT AND AN APPLICATION FORM WILL BE SENT TO YOU. YOU CAN HAVE A STALL ALL DAY OR IN THE EVENING £55 ALL DAY 11am - 11pm (you can leave of you need to and your stall will be looked after) £35 IN THE EVENING 7 -11pm ALSO LAID BARE HAVE EXTENDED THEIR BLACK GIRLS ARE MAGIC NOMINATIONS... THEY WILL CLOSE 14TH JANUARY 2018 AT 12NOON
  • Looking for someone who can demonstrate how to wrap hair scarves for a workshop... it’s paid.... You have full control. The workshop will be 20 People per session and will run for 45 mins 4 times 11am 12 noon 1pm 2pm
  • Nominations close 1st January.... do not delay in nominating!!! Anyone can nominate any black woman who reside in the Yorkshire region (North, East, South West). If we don't receive enough nominations from each category, then the event cannot go ahead.
  • Greetings, We know our hair event isn't till April, however we like to be organised and planning ahead is always a good thing. As some of you know the hair event starts later in the day with Workshop running during the earlier part of the day. The workshops will start from 10.30am and run through till 2.30pm. Don't worry you will get 4 opportunities to attend the workshops throughout the day. - Hair Care workshops (learn to plait, moisturise and prep your hair) Ideal for parents of children with afro hair, men and women with afro hair (natural or not). (Children are welcome) - Hair Wrapping using beautiful African Prints - Make up workshop and tutorial (You will need to bring your own brushes and makeup) we provide some disposable spooly and lip stick brushes as well and brush cleaner - Sugar Scrub making (made with essential oils) - Doll making workshop (TBC) ----------------------------------------------------------- We we looking for speaker for the flooding subjects (For the Hair event) from 3pm - History of Afro Hair - African Spirituality - Nutrition and Wellbeing (For the Black Girls Are Magic Pre Launch) - Black Female Empowerment (9.30pm - 10pm) ALL SPEAKERS WILL BE PAID AND IDEALLY FROM 60 MILE RADIUS OF HUDDERSFIELD. TRAVEL WILL BE PAID!!! ------------------------------------------------------------- Ticket Prices will be £11 with a goodie bag containing products from our sponsors, workshops are classed as add on this year as we will not be running them. IF YOU BUY A TICKET TO THE AFRO HAIR EVENT YOUR TICKET TO THE PRELAUNCH OF BLACK GIRLS ARE MAGIC IS FREE IF HAVEN'T PURCHASE A TICKET TO THE HAIR EVENT, YOU WILL HAVE TO PURCHASE A TICKET TO THE BLACK GIRLS ARE MAGIC PRELAUNCH THERE WILL BE AN OPTION TO UPGRADE YOUR TICKET TO GET A MEAL (2 COURSES) AT THE BLACK GIRLS ARE MAGIC PRELAUNCH. Tickets go on sale in January (date TBC) Also looking for 3 team members - will be paid also. ------------------------------------------------------------ STALLS AVAILABLE £55 FOR 5.5FT X 2.5FT ------------------------------------------------------------- ALSO DON'T FORGET TO NOMINATE!!!!!! www.laidbareuk.com/blackgirlsaremagic
  • Don't forget you can still nominate!!! www.laidbareuk.com/blackgirlsaremagic
  • I am sharing a post about next years event, that will take place in October 2018, with a pre launch during the 2nd part of the Hair event in April 2018. More details coming soon.
  • Good Evening Beautifuls, Laid Bare membership and shop is now live, the shop will be updated every week. Custom orders are welcome, please message me directly. The next Black Girl Meet Up is on 25th August 2017, The Jules Verne, Westgate. Huddersfield - 7pm. The website address is - www.laidbareuk.com If you would like to receive monthly news letter's about whats happening in the world of Laid Bare, please sign up (Its one the home page at the bottom). If you scroll over the events tab there will be information regarding Black Girls Are Magic - Recognition of Achievement. The event will take place October 2018. Nominations open this September/October. Would you like to feature your business on The Melanin Collective Website? For new start ups and Huddersfield based businesses, I am offering free listings. Charities and projects are always listed for free!! Working behind the scenes to get things done. Are you based in Sheffield and would like to be part of Sheffield's Laid Bare launch? Looking for poets and speakers for 14th October around 3pm. Attendees will be able to buy tickets soon (event will be free and you pay for add ons like food, refreshments and membership). The Cocoa Butter Project will be launching their online study group in October. There will be 1upfront payment of £15 (Laid Bare members, £20 non members), which pays for your resources and materials (photo copies of the book we will be studying). Sign up will be released soon. Plans for next year's Afro Hairitage and Beauty Exhibition are under way, The event will be at Northfield again, tickets will be cheaper and stalls will be £35 for Laid Bare business members and regular members and £45 for non members.
  • Hello, I've just come across this event and would love to be part of it. Do you have availability for Forever Living? My stall would be focused on wellbeing/health and I have a range of organically grown aloe vera based product. Thanks in advance, Candice.
  • Looking for 4 black/mixed raced females to be on a panel.... Huddersfield based ideally. Nominations launch for Black Girls Are Magic this October 2017 and will be open till end of February 2018... results will be read out at the pre launch of the BGAM Awards at Huddersfield's Afro Hairitage and Beauty Exhibition - April 7th 2018 As a group we will check and balance the results (you will all have access) and help push the event. Who ever gets the most (top 5) nominations goes through to the next round... which is winning the award. Black Girls Are Magic Awards pays homage to the amazing black women and girls that are doing amazing things in the community of Yorkshire and beyond. I cannot be nominated for anything, i am automatically disqualified. Due to me organising the event. Message me if you are interested.
  • Huddersfied's Afro Hairitage and Beauty Exhibition is back for 2018. Our 2018 hair show will start later on, with doors opening at 3pm. Just like the previous 2 we will have speakers on skin care, hair care, well being and health. This time there will be no VIP or standard ticket types. Tickets will be all the same price with a child option - all attendees will recieve a goodie bag. If you would like to attend worskhops during the day, there will be an extra cost - We will make sure the costs are inclusive for everyone. - Body Scrub making workshop - Braiding workshop - Hair Wrapping workshop - Spirituality and Healing From 6-6.30pm there will be a break, where the room will be changed into a more formal/relaxed setting for the second part of the event - Black Girls Are Magic Awards (nominations) We will hear inspirational talks from black females from the community that are making amazing movements all over the country. Attendees will be able to upgrade their ticket to have a meal at the evening part of the event. During the second part of the event we will announce the nominations for our awards ceremony which takes place october 2018. Once nominees have been announced, everyone will have until September 2018 to vote. Nomination forms will be online and launched this October 2017. Award Categories: (Examples) Best Female Black Owned Business Who's Made The Most Contribution Most Inspirational Muscian of The year There will also be an award and crown for the best community queen. KEEP AN EYE ON THIS EVENT PAGE - WE WILL BE POSTING UPDATES.