Dreadlock Installation

Are you ready to take the plunge and have a set of dreadlocks installed in a relaxing and fun atmosphere? Come, enjoy a chai, sit for a bit and have a chat about how you want your dream set of dreads created. There are lots of options available, and I can explain them all in a free consult.

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But how do we make dreadlocks here at Southern Dreadlocks?

Our preferred method is a combination of our own gentle style of backcombing and crochet. The result is a denser dread right from the start.

The installation method shapes how the dreads will look once they're mature. It can also mean that a dreadlock needs less, or more maintenance.

There are a few different choices when it comes to sectioning the hair.

This includes:
Checkerboard
Brick

Diamonds
Triangles
Random
All give a slightly different look to the end result.

Cost:

Measuring from the crown to the bottom length of hair

10-20 cm: $400

21-40 cm: $550

41-60 cm: $650

61-80 cm: $750

81-100 cm: $850

There is a minimum charge of $275 for any install.

Please see our FAQ page for more information.