Introduction Cowrie shells are more than just beautiful objects; they are symbols deeply rooted in African history and culture. With its smooth, glossy texture and unique shape, the cowrie shell has captivated the human imagination for millennia. Originating from the Indian Ocean, these shells made their way to Africa through trade routes, becoming an integral … A Brief History of Cowrie Shells: A Journey Through African History and Zigleys’ Newest Collection
Zigleys charms are as versatile as our hair. There are so many different ways you can style them, including wearing them as earrings! The best part? Unlike our Closed Cuffs, our Charms are one-size-fits-all. So, no need to measure your hair! Watch this video for some inspiration!
Africa’s cultural heritage and vibrant traditions have captivated the world for centuries. Among the various forms of hair adornments, gold hair jewelry holds a special place. In this blog post, we explore the fascinating history of gold hair jewelry in Africa, tracing its origins, cultural significance, and timeless appeal. Ancient Origins: Gold as a Symbol … Zigleys and Legacy: Exploring the Rich History of Gold Hair Jewelry in Africa
If you’re like most Black/melanated folks, celebrating Earth Day growing up was right up there with camping: it just wasn’t something we did. As a popular camping meme says, “We have a house. We sleep inside of that.” But just like more and more People of Color are heading outsiiiiiiide (in nature and tents, not … “How Many People Gone Be There?”: Showing Up for Earth Day, Investing in Sustainability
Today, April 16th, 2023, is Zigleys birth date. Today is the day Zigleys’ founder had the idea for Zigleys and committed to make it a reality. 365 days later, here we are. With a line of 10 gorgeous, solid gold pieces, over 15 press features, including The Source, Madamenoire, Sheen Magazine, Yahoo, and LA Weekly, … “So– what is Zigleys anyway?” : The Birth of a Brand
“But wait, how does it stay in?” “I would be too scared to lose it!” Yeah, we’ve heard it all before, and we’ve got you covered. Follow these three easy steps, and your Zigleys won’t get caught slipping.
Concert and Festival Season 2023 March has ended and April has arrived. That means: festival season is upon us! And whether Coachella’s lineup, Essence Fest, J. Cole, Afropunk or Lil Uzi Vert and Glorilla are your vibe, your festival fit has to be on point. Every day, every outfit. At Zigleys, we know that putting … Nola, Glitter, Denim, Face Paint, and MJB:
There are a number of reasons why Zigleys hair jewelry should adorn hair that is already healthy: for example, a healthy scalp and strands mean less dry scalp and buildup, which means less itchiness/disturbing a well-coiffed hairstyle. Healthy hair also means strands are less susceptible to split ends and breakage, which is great for length … 6 DO’s for Healthy, Hydrated Locs