Latched & Hooked: Best Crochet Hair For Easy Natural Hairstyles

If you’ve been following me or this blog for any length of time, then you know that I rarely write posts about hair. Actually, there was only one time where I shared my 1 year natural hair journey. Other than that, I don’t do a lot of sharing on here because so many people already do, and do it so well (shout out to Vee Pee Jay and Sisters With Beauty). But when my girl and fellow Turks and Caicos blogger Tiffini told me she was launching her new hair company, Latched and Hooked, I was all the way in. I am here for all things crochet and protective styling. And I’m especially here to support women like Tiffini who consistently knock doors down and and inspire moms like me keep showing up and showing out! Seriously…she is #BlackGirlMagic.

Come through Latched and Hooked #melanin

Come through Latched and Hooked #melanin

I have been wearing crochet braids and protective styles for the last few years off and on. Latched and Hooked has allowed me to spend less time doing something that in turn, adds more time to my overall day. With two girls at home, it’s enough to have to do their hair regularly. So the less time I need to mess with mine, the better. Crochet hair should be beautiful and easy to maintain. And that’s exactly what Latched and Hooked is all about.

In fact, one of the things I absolutely loved about Latched and Hooked is that I no longer have to spend my own time curling and dipping hair in hot water only to get burnt or the curls not to come out the way I want them.

Me with Mr. Lamman Rucker and my DIY crochet hair at the 2014 Blogalicious Conference.

Me with Mr. Lamman Rucker and my DIY crochet hair at the 2014 Blogalicious Conference.

Oh how I do not miss pre-curling the hair myself (granted, this was the first time I had ever attempted it). So thank you Latched and Hooked! When I used to get relaxers in my hair, I loved playing around with color. But somehow, ever since I started wearing my hair natural, I haven’t experimented with color at all. So I took this opportunity to get a little sassy with it.

In this installment, I am rocking the medium curl crochet hair in McKenzie in the colors basic black and brown suga.

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I was a little nervous only seeing the colors in the box, but love how they ended up turning out.

I was a little nervous only seeing the colors in the box, but love how they ended up turning out.

McKenzie curl in Medium

McKenzie curl in Medium

And while I know it’s not recommended to get buckets of water splashed on these curls, it was family day at Six Flags a couple of weeks ago. And…well…yeah.

This was shot right after we got drenched, and as you can see, my curls are still poppin’ and in full effect LOL (press play).

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This was the anticipation of what we knew was about to happen

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And then it happened…like a LOT of water.

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But as you can see, my curls are still poppin’ and I’m still cute, so I decided to strike a pose 🙂

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I can’t wait to try more colors and get even more sassy with Latched and Hooked.

All in all, I am super pleased at the results and the quality of this hair. Today marks four weeks that they’ve been in. And while, they can surely last a couple more, I’ll be giving my hair a break this week and taking them out.

I also love that Latched and Hooked also offers bohemian, pre-twisted hair options as well. That just may be my next look. And it could be yours too! Tiffini has allowed me to share a special 10% off discount code with you (yes, you). So you can try Latched and Hooked out for yourself.

Simply visit LatchedAndHooked.com and enter the code flymom10 at checkout.

What say you? What do you think about this color combo? Comment below and let me know what your favorite everyday hairstyle is.


I partnered with Latched and Hooked for this product review. This post contains affiliate links, which only means I will get paid a small percentage should you decide to make a purchase. As always, all opinions are my own. For more info, please visit our disclosure policy.

 

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20 Comments

  • Reply
    Kemkem
    August 22, 2016 at 5:09 AM

    That looks really nice and versatile. I am intrigued, especially with the girl with very short hair like mine. I wonder if l can use it too? I will check it out. Thanks for sharing.
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      Christine St.Vil
      August 22, 2016 at 11:45 PM

      Hey Kemkem!
      Yes!!! Check out SistersWithBeauty on Instagram as she has her sides shaved as well but still wears crochet braids. They are sooo cute on short hair too 🙂

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    Eva
    August 22, 2016 at 10:15 AM

    Love the color combo! They really did last through a water park! I am looking into some sort of protective style for this school year. Definitely need to consider crochet braids…
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      Christine St.Vil
      August 22, 2016 at 11:44 PM

      Girl, I got so nervous cause that bucket of water has no mercy! Seriously, people get thrown to the ground if they don’t have their balance before it topples over LOL. Yes, girl definitely try it out 😉

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    Latoya @ Life and a Budget
    August 22, 2016 at 10:39 AM

    I need to do this! I recently saw a video on Facebook and wanted to try that style so I will look into this product. I haven’t been taking care of my hair as I should and this would be a great protective style for me!

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      Christine St.Vil
      August 22, 2016 at 11:43 PM

      What I like about this style is it’s super easy to install and super easy to take out. It also keeps me from having to mess with my hair frequently. Definitely give it a try and let me know how you like them 🙂

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    VeePeeJay (Vashti)
    August 22, 2016 at 11:57 AM

    Work it Mama! I love my Latched & Hooked hair too, and Tiffiini is the sweetest. I actually just ordered some of their new Zoe curls to wear on vacation.
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      Christine St.Vil
      August 22, 2016 at 11:46 PM

      OMG yasssss Vashti! We may be hair twinsies cause I think I’m in love with the Zoe too 🙂

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    Stacie
    August 22, 2016 at 2:27 PM

    I think the colors turned out great. Can you believe I still haven’t tried crochet braids? I’ll have to keep this coils in mind when I do.
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      Christine St.Vil
      August 22, 2016 at 11:47 PM

      Thanks Stacie! I was definitely nervous when I saw the color in the box. Girl, let me tell you: once you try it, I don’t think you’ll ever go back to regular braids…like at all. LOL

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    Kayvona
    August 22, 2016 at 7:40 PM

    I love crochet braids soon much! I definitely need to try this hair out!

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      Christine St.Vil
      August 22, 2016 at 11:48 PM

      Yaaasssssss!!! Me too Kayvona!!! I haven’t gotten “real” braids since I started using crochet for my hairstyles 🙂

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    Ty
    August 22, 2016 at 7:47 PM

    Those look really cute on you. I tried crochet braids once and I guess I didn’t get the right hair because I took them out in 2 weeks. I think I’ll give this hair a try. That is for the tip!
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      Christine St.Vil
      August 22, 2016 at 11:49 PM

      Thank you Ty! Oh no!! Well I can definitely assure you that this hair lasts a really long time. The right hair makes a huge difference because before I started using L+H, the other hair I use would not last nearly as long (or withstand buckets of water LOL).

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    Preschool2teen
    August 22, 2016 at 9:23 PM

    This looks nice. I got nervous seeing it getting wet, but it held up nicely. I’m loving those eyebrows too. 😉
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      Christine St.Vil
      August 22, 2016 at 11:50 PM

      Haha!!! I got nervous when I was actually under the water, like “what have I done”? LOL And thanksssssss girlie on the eyebrows compliment 🙂

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    KenyaRae
    August 23, 2016 at 1:24 PM

    I love crochet. They are my go to style lately. By Ive never heard of this brand. I’ll have to check them out.
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    Tata
    August 23, 2016 at 8:59 PM

    I’ve been wearing a lot of crochet hair lately and I recently found out about Latched and Hooked and I have got to have some, I’d love to support a black owned hair company! I’m definitely gonna use that code thanks!
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    Kirstin Fuller
    August 23, 2016 at 9:53 PM

    You’ve always worn this style wonderfully. You’ve inspired me to take the plunge and get latched! lol

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