ALL ABOUT US
It was all a dream…she used to read Word Up magazine….
Our story started with the simple dream of one woman and a sewing needle. Mobile hair-stylist and self-confessed “weaveologist”, our creator and CEO Aaisha Knights was driven to create Dream Tresses by popular demand from her clients and online following.
As a regular contributor to various Black hair care forums since the early Noughties (i.e. BlackHairMedia.com, LongHairCareForum, Hairlista Hair Community and Fotki pages), Aaisha has sourced high quality hair extensions for her own personal use for many, many years. Most recently, after countless queries from those who had seen the quality and variety of her hair in person and online, she realised that there was a growing need in the UK and Europe for the kind of quality hair that she took for granted; and so Dream Tresses was born.
Our mission is to be a “one stop shop” for Virgin and Remy 100% high-quality human hair extensions, wigs, closures, custom wig-making services and weave installing that caters to all hair textures. Our customers come from a wide-range of backgrounds from Afro-Caribbean to European so in essence, we are an equal opportunities establishment! Thank you for stopping by.
ALL ABOUT HAIR
We believe that Hair gives you life! We believe that fabulous hair is a God given right and not just a luxury for the chosen few.
We share with you in this short video clip some famous sayings about hair and the impact it can have on your life, your attitude and your confidence. With famous quotes from the likes of Beyonce to Mr Errol Douglas MBE, the consensus is that beautiful hair is a girl’s best friend.
As we say at Dream Tresses, Weaveology is a Science.
Dream Tresses is in this month’s Chaud Mag. Check out the article here
Check out our CEO’s interview on SetYourMark.org – encouraging young women to achieve greatness here
Check out our CEO Aaisha’s new fashion blog for professional women’s website WeAretheCity here.
Aaisha is interviewed by Brownbeautytalk.com for their Beauty Idol segment here.
Our CEO was featured in WeAreTheCity.com’s “Inspirational Women segment” on 10th March. To check out the full interview click here.
Check out our founder’s recent interview about using natural looking custom made wigs to combat hair loss in January 2014’s Conscious Vibes natural e-magazine. Click the screen shots above for larger images and the link to magazine here. Watch this space for more news!
At Dream Tresses, we believe that we are able to do what we do by God’s grace and by adhering to our core values. As a responsible start-up and small business, we are passionate about giving back to the community around us.
Charity work – we support the following charities (click names to open their websites):
We will aim to hold at least one fund-raiser per year, where you can win a free prizes and the grand prize of a Dream Weave TM install by our CEO Aaisha, which will be installed with premium complimentary Dream Tresses hair of your choice.
We are passionate about supporting small businesses within the UK Afro-Caribbean Community and beyond. This includes start ups as well as established businesses. It is only by coming together and helping each other will we strengthen our collective economic power and help sustain our own communities. We are happy to share and collaborate with other organisations (even our competitors), offer internships, train stylists/work-shadowing and feature other companies on our website and social media links.
We are also happy to consider working with smaller hair extension wholesalers overseas as long as they can fit our high-quality criteria standards. At Dream Tresses we believe that big dreams come from small beginnings.
Photo credit: The Guardian
SHOP OUR BOUTIQUE
This is our Mongolian Kinky Straight which is thicker and coarser than it’s Malaysian Kinky Straight cousin. Our Mongolian Afro Kinky Straight will blend effortlessly with coarse Afro natural blowout/pressed hair. This is the lowest luster Kinky Straight texture we …
Our Afro Deep curl is the most natural match for Afro-Caribbean 4a/b kinky afro coils. Our model Ngozi wears 3 x bundles of 18″ in this studio shot. The hair is very kinky with lots of volume. At Dream Tresses …
This is our homage to Ms Ross, The Diana. This loose kinky curl gives lots of volume and just a little bit of kink. It is glossy in appearance yet has amazing volume – and texture. This is the least …
One of the original extension textures is Indian hair. The Indian wavy is a light texture yet coarse – suited to fine haired individuals and has lots of movement. Sourced from the temples in Chennai. Our model Estella wears 3 …
For the coarse hair diaries. Our Malaysian Afro Kinky Straight will blend effortlessly with coarse Afro relaxed and Afro natural blowout/pressed hair. This is the more lustrous of our Kinky Straight textures and will look like coarse Afro-relaxed hair …
This hair type is naturally wavy but gives loads of bounce and body when it is curled. Our model Shannon wears this hair in 18″, 22″ and 24″ bundles with her own hair out at the top. The hair that …
This hair is for glamour girls only. The bounce and flow of this hair is evident in the studio shot above. Our CEO Aaisha wears 1 x 20″, 22″ and 24″ bundles with a 14″ a 3 part closure that …
Because when you put it on it’s an invitation – made from Virgin Peruvian hair, this beautiful low luster loose wave just gets better with wear. The Freakum Wave, quite similarly to the “freakum dress” referenced in Beyonce’s song …
This beautiful wave pattern is custom made for Dream Tresses from Virgin Peruvian hair. This type of hair texture is commonly found in South-American people and will add a touch of sexy Latin fever to your look. The hair has …
Better suited to blend with European textured hair, our luxurious Uzbekistan Straight hair is one of the most coveted hair types of the moment. Similar to Russian hair and is very light yet very lustrous to the eye. Our model …
Our beautiful Malaysian deep curls give you that beautiful Latina babe look with tumbling curls that are natural looking and easy care. This hair pattern will blend with most hair types from Afro-Caribbean relaxed or straightened to Asian or …
Our signature Kinky Curl hair is made from fully cuticle aligned Virgin Malaysian human hair. This texture also comes with a matching lace top closure that features 3-ready made parts with pre-bleached knots. Closures are 4×4″ in size and …
Virgin Brazilian Silky Straight is a very versatile texture of hair – not quite as light as Virgin Indian hair yet not as thick as our Virgin Peruvian hair. Our model Estella wears 3 x 20″ bundles and a …
Say hello to one of our most kinky textures and say goodbye to heat-styling your hair left out to blend with your extensions. This texture is steam-processed from Virgin Cambodian hair which has a thick hair shaft and low …
MOBILE STYLING AND CUSTOM MADE WIGS
Upon consultation we offer a custom wig making service. Full wigs made with closures and well as 3/4 wigs can be made by our team of stylists. You can either purchase the hair you would like the wig to be made in from Dream Tresses or send us hair from an external vendor. We will ask you to take some measurements of your head to ensure the correct cap size. Your wig will normally be ready for shipping 7 working days after we receive your hair. We can post back to you free of charge in the UK and reduced shipping for Worldwide destinations. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
At Dream Tresses we are a one-stop-shop for all your hair extension needs. Our CEO Aaisha has over 12 years in weave and extension installing with deep knowledge in the field. Aaisha offers mobile-styling services in the Greater London area and just outside the M25 (i.e. she will install your Dream Tresses in the comfort of your own home).
As a skilled “weaveologist” Aaisha is able to work with a multitude of hair textures and all hair types from Afro-natural to European hair. In the rare event that you decide that you want to install a non-Dream Tresses purchase, we are happy to still offer an install service tailored to your needs. Aaisha works mostly weekends so that she can do the main running of the Dream Tresses empire during the working week. We also can also offer other affiliated mobile-stylists from if Aaisha is completely booked as an option.
Pre-install services include a free consultation via telephone, email, in person or Skype, bleaching closure knots, colouring hair extensions and sealing extension wefts. Prices are shown below – email email@example.com to book your appointment today.
Full weave install (with our without leave-out) £100.00
Full weave install with closure £110.00
Partial install (tracks) £60.00 for five tracks, £10.00 each extra track sewn
Dream Weave TM – THE ULTIMATE WEAVE (a weave install with multiple styling options including high-ponytail and undetectable wefts) £200.00
Emergency appointments (next day or same-day) + £50.00 on top of basic service cost
Re-tightening install £35.00
We can replicate almost every hair texture and pattern known to human-kind in our factory. Send us a photo of the hair you like and we can tell you if we can produce it or if the technology does not exist to make it! Weaveology is a Science!
Custom orders take 14 days to produce and are not refundable or subject to any exchanges (apart from a quality issue).
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to make your order.
Please ask us about Wholesale arrangements. Email email@example.com for details. Prices upon application.
Note – a bulk order means an order of 30 bundles of hair or more or 3 kilograms.
WE LOVE FEEDBACK!
Dream Tresses is based in London, UK and our main offices are in Fitzrovia, however the best way to get in touch with us is via email. Please feel free to drop us a line and we will endeavour to respond to your query or messages within 24 hours.
Office Address Unit 151, 72 Great Titchfield Street, Fitzrovia, London, W1W 7QW, United Kingdon
Email firstname.lastname@example.org – we will aim to respond to all emails within 24 hours
Opening times 09.00am – 06.00pm Monday to Friday (limited email/social media response service Saturday – Sunday)