One of my current favorite protective styles is the 2 Strand Twist bun. It's super easy to do, it's also very low maintenance, and it can be very versatile! I also really appreciate this style because my hair is a lot less tangled when wash day comes, which leads to less breakage! Below, I provide … Continue reading Pictorial: 2 Strand Twist Bun Protective Style
DC Reynolds...what can I say? Their happy hour is bomb AND they even have it on Saturdays! From 5 to 9, Monday through Saturday, you can buy any drink and get the second one on the house. They give you a little ticket so you can redeem your free drink whenever you're ready. So fun!My … Continue reading BOGO Happy Hour @ DC Reynolds!
Living in D.C., I have been tempted so many times to get a Brazilian Blowout. So far, I have stayed strong and stayed away from them. The results of getting one's hair blown out leaves you with a SLAY for all the world to see...silky, bouncy, beautifulness. Just umph! However, I have seen what getting … Continue reading Why I will NEVER get a Brazilian Blowout
Earlier this month, I attended the 2016 DC Chamber of Commerce Choice Awards and Gala. It was a little last minute, so the first thing I did was log into ASOS.com to try to grab a few dresses to choose from for the gala. Unfortunately, I totally overlooked the shipping timeline and the dresses I … Continue reading Gala Tings: How I Created this Look for $100 Total!
This past week was Thanksgiving! YAY! I had been counting down the days for probably 2 or 3 months smh. I have a decent sized group of friends from Texas and we got together for our 5th Annual "Trill Thanksgiving" in Bowie, MD. Since DC was experiencing somewhat of a cold front, I decided I'd … Continue reading Thanksgiving Bust: When Straightening Your Hair Goes Wrong
I like to push the envelope with my style, but while still remaining somewhat classic. This is one of my favorite looks from last year for a Christmas party. I found a way to incorporate the classic color scheme with a modern twist! Look details: Forest Green Sweater - Old Navy Outlet ($12.99) Shimmery White/Gold … Continue reading Holiday Party Look 2015
Hello hello hello! Welcome to my Blog - Cloud's Corner! My name is Ashley Cloud. I have been wanting to start a blog for years, but could never find the time. I've often been approached about a wide range of topics from my hair care regimen, thrifting as well as how to navigate getting to … Continue reading Welcome!