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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by Squidgy » Sun Jan 31, 2010 5:06 pm

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Squidgy wrote:Hiya - I asked a while ago if it is possible to change the colour chart or amend it so that there is a way of showing each colour as sub sections - I am trying to find a specific colour but with so many comments and posts within the thread it is very jumbled and confusing.

Is it possible to create / change the existing one - in my head I see it something imilar to the individual show off threads - but rather than usernames for the suject title you state the brand, the shade and or name, followed by pictures of the colour, stated whether taken in nautal light / flash, raw kk or dreaded etc.

I am aware that this is a big request but I think it would help people to understand brands better and ensure that if colours do change - eg Afrocares new sky blue - people can see when and to what colour the change has occured!!
I am supremely busy with work this evening, but I will try to get onto this in the next week or so, I would think there would be something we could do :)
Thats awesome, thanks... I can only imagine how huge a task it is - but I think it is something people will really benefit from.

I look forward to seeing it when its up and ready!! :D
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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by BioMekanisk » Sat Feb 20, 2010 10:09 pm

I realize this is a bit late but I do agree with the 50 post thing. Though not near as known as ikickshins or anyone else on here, most likely, but I have had instances where I make some one falls and are about to send it out and they dont have money, or never intended on buying and some how hoped they would get it for free, which isnt what I do, because I dont make alot of money, and materials arent cheap for me.
So, to complain about it seems rather futile. Eventually, I'll work my posts up and become a good active member. To me, it seems worth it because this is what I like to make, and wear, like the rest of you. I still consider myself learning, though I've made these for four years, and I know I have plenty to learn from you all, if so willing.
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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by Love Bunny » Wed Mar 10, 2010 8:13 pm

Hi :) What about a dread decoration show-off subcatagory? I have tonnes of wraps and braids, beads and felting round my dreads - it might give people inspiration ideas on how to dress up their natural OR synth dreaddies??

Just a thought ^_^

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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by Ivy » Thu Mar 25, 2010 11:37 am

Can something be done to update the 'Shop Links/The Shop List!!' ? It seems very out of date with a lot of new sellers NOT included on the list and other sellers who are on 'permanent hiatus'.

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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by Madii » Wed Apr 07, 2010 12:56 am

Suggestion: Implementing a thread naming convention in the Hair Extensions Show Off section to make thread titles more informative and clear, such as in the Extensionists In Your Area section. For example, thread naming convention could be along the following lines:

[DREADMAKER], [MATERIALS] [STYLE OF EXTENSION], [COLOURS], [OTHER USEFUL DESCRIPTION]

Which would generate thread titles such as:

CirqueMachine, Synth DE Dreads, Mixed Blues, Transitionals & Blends

Rivetlicker, Mixed Media Falls, Monochrome and Purple

Someoneelse, Various Synth Dread Kits, Purples Greens Blondes & Naturals: March 2010

This convention is just a very rough idea and really needs improving or perhaps could be loosened. Rigid convention perhaps isn't even necessary here - I'd just like to see an encouragement to give threads more descriptive and useful titles that are more indicative of the thread contents.
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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by VixenSingsBlack » Wed Apr 07, 2010 2:19 am

Ivy wrote:Can something be done to update the 'Shop Links/The Shop List!!' ? It seems very out of date with a lot of new sellers NOT included on the list and other sellers who are on 'permanent hiatus'.
If you find out these kinds of things, please PM them to a mod. We're more than happy to remove or at least put up a message about sellers on leave. We are a bit more careful about whom we promote, but if you have a suggestion we'd love to hear it. :) Broken links too! Obviously.

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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by VixenSingsBlack » Wed Apr 07, 2010 2:22 am

Madii wrote:Suggestion: Implementing a thread naming convention in the Hair Extensions Show Off section to make thread titles more informative and clear, such as in the Extensionists In Your Area section. For example, thread naming convention could be along the following lines:

[DREADMAKER], [MATERIALS] [STYLE OF EXTENSION], [COLOURS], [OTHER USEFUL DESCRIPTION]

Which would generate thread titles such as:

CirqueMachine, Synth DE Dreads, Mixed Blues, Transitionals & Blends

Rivetlicker, Mixed Media Falls, Monochrome and Purple

Someoneelse, Various Synth Dread Kits, Purples Greens Blondes & Naturals: March 2010

This convention is just a very rough idea and really needs improving or perhaps could be loosened. Rigid convention perhaps isn't even necessary here - I'd just like to see an encouragement to give threads more descriptive and useful titles that are more indicative of the thread contents.
I understand the impulse to do this, I've had it myself. I think it puts a sort of "robotic" restriction on show offs though, which isn't much fun. Myself, I often enjoy the creative titles people come up with for the threads. It would be nice if people shared a little more specifically those kinds of details IN the thread. We'll chew on it.

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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by LittlePinkFaery » Wed Apr 07, 2010 11:51 am

I agree with the creative names on threads personally, I often click on these threads and look at dreads I may not normally look at.

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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by Kajablomst. » Sun Jun 06, 2010 3:31 pm

Love Bunny wrote:Hi :) What about a dread decoration show-off subcatagory? I have tonnes of wraps and braids, beads and felting round my dreads - it might give people inspiration ideas on how to dress up their natural OR synth dreaddies??

Just a thought ^_^

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This is such a good idea! I could need some inspiration, and I bet I'm not the only one.

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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by rivetlicker_ » Thu Jul 15, 2010 1:36 am

Dear Mods,
I'm a hair seller, as are many others on the board, with a good reputation, but because we don't have websites, we can't be initiated into the shop list.
More and more sellers, with great reputations such as LS Seven and Candy Acid only trade through social networks (myspace and facebook), plus eBay, Etsy, other forums and on here.
Is it possible, under super strict guidelines, meaning that our customer feedback must be squeaky clean (and we have to prove that upon application), that you'd let us into the shop list?
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Re: All comments in this thread please!

Post by LittlePinkFaery » Sat Jul 31, 2010 10:39 am

hi, looking into this and will discuss with everyone regarding a seperate section for blog sellers.

leave it with me over the next fes days.

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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by Pallidity » Tue Aug 24, 2010 6:03 am

Heya, I was just wondering what happened to all of the threads in the Hair Seller Reviews section...

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Post by IKickShins » Tue Aug 24, 2010 7:06 am

Pallidity wrote:Heya, I was just wondering what happened to all of the threads in the Hair Seller Reviews section...
All of the reviews sections have been merged into one:
http://hairextensionsforum.com/viewtopi ... 10&t=12975
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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by Nanou2 » Fri Sep 03, 2010 1:28 pm

A sub section for lots of hair history threads!?

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Post by MrsEss » Fri Sep 03, 2010 3:31 pm

ikickshins wrote:
Pallidity wrote:Heya, I was just wondering what happened to all of the threads in the Hair Seller Reviews section...
All of the reviews sections have been merged into one:
http://hairextensionsforum.com/viewtopi ... 10&t=12975
It's much nicer now. I had 3 threads at one point & now are all on one page. Thank you!!!!
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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by VixenSingsBlack » Fri Sep 03, 2010 5:53 pm

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ikickshins wrote:
Pallidity wrote:Heya, I was just wondering what happened to all of the threads in the Hair Seller Reviews section...
All of the reviews sections have been merged into one:
http://hairextensionsforum.com/viewtopi ... 10&t=12975
It's much nicer now. I had 3 threads at one point & now are all on one page. Thank you!!!!
It;s A LOT of work, and during our discussions I admit I was not happy with the idea. But it's really really nice actually! I'm so glad we decided to do it. We'll continue working on it when we have time!!

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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by fragglelox » Thu Sep 23, 2010 3:07 am

is there a place to post location interest? for example... i live in australia, and am interested in knowing about other people who are into DIY hair who live here too, not necessarily hair sellers, but just interested people. especially because it's such an isolated country, and outsourcing anything at all from the rest of the world can become difficult..
i noticed there is a "meet-ups" section, but is there just one for having the online component recognition? did i explain that correctly? haha. maybe there could be a "intro by area" breakdown?? i dunno...
i am trying to remember the old ezboard layout, did it have subsections of things like "UK" and "USA" etc etc, for networking threads in any way? it may not have... but i feel like there was something along those lines.
so, there a way to have a topic section that is delineated by location, so we can go and see what's happening in our respective areas?

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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by rivetlicker_ » Thu Sep 23, 2010 2:07 pm

fragglelox wrote:is there a place to post location interest? for example... i live in australia, and am interested in knowing about other people who are into DIY hair who live here too, not necessarily hair sellers, but just interested people. especially because it's such an isolated country, and outsourcing anything at all from the rest of the world can become difficult..
i noticed there is a "meet-ups" section, but is there just one for having the online component recognition? did i explain that correctly? haha. maybe there could be a "intro by area" breakdown?? i dunno...
i am trying to remember the old ezboard layout, did it have subsections of things like "UK" and "USA" etc etc, for networking threads in any way? it may not have... but i feel like there was something along those lines.
so, there a way to have a topic section that is delineated by location, so we can go and see what's happening in our respective areas?
Unfortunately for us Aussies, we live in such a widespread area (so meet ups will be difficult for a lot of us haha) on top of being isolated from the rest of the world and there aren't that many of us that are that active. We've kinda gotten to adding each other on facebook and stuff. As far as I know, there are heaps more Aussie folk on Vampire Freaks' Dread To Be Different cult.
Oh, and we can't forget our dear neighbours, the Kiwis! :D There are quite a few of them here too!

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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by fragglelox » Thu Sep 23, 2010 4:03 pm

yes, it's too far most of the time to meet up in person, which is why i was wondering if there could be some sort of thread for online intros, based on region. then we could share local store hints, suppliers, events, etc with each other. :)

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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by LittlePinkFaery » Thu Sep 23, 2010 4:23 pm

fragglelox wrote:is there a place to post location interest? for example... i live in australia, and am interested in knowing about other people who are into DIY hair who live here too, not necessarily hair sellers, but just interested people. especially because it's such an isolated country, and outsourcing anything at all from the rest of the world can become difficult..
i noticed there is a "meet-ups" section, but is there just one for having the online component recognition? did i explain that correctly? haha. maybe there could be a "intro by area" breakdown?? i dunno...
i am trying to remember the old ezboard layout, did it have subsections of things like "UK" and "USA" etc etc, for networking threads in any way? it may not have... but i feel like there was something along those lines.
so, there a way to have a topic section that is delineated by location, so we can go and see what's happening in our respective areas?

well in the shop links it should say where people are from.

We don't want individual intros anymore as it clogged up the board and people tried to builf their posts byt saying hello to everyone.

We will add any links to the shop links- ezboard was pretty darn elitist and only added what 'they' wanted to add.

having a networking area is an idea to consider- but it would be hard to stop people advertising and selling when they shouldn't in that area. And it would be hard to make sure people who don't have the right amount of posts aren't trying to buy and sell here.

Worth thinking about though

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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by fragglelox » Thu Sep 23, 2010 5:38 pm

hmm... there is the big massive "intro" thread, right? would it be hard to let that thread become multiples that were delineated by region? i dunno, just throwing out ideas...

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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by fragglelox » Thu Sep 23, 2010 5:40 pm

or would that fall under the category of too many posts with intros...
my main motivation for asking, was just to be able to see who's around the same area and to trade stories or hints on local stuff!

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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by LittlePinkFaery » Thu Sep 23, 2010 6:06 pm

I guess we could have a 'sign up if you are from...' section- but not intros.

Still it may cause issues with people trying to buy and sell in these threads- I'll take it to the mods

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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by Nixxiie » Thu Sep 23, 2010 8:34 pm

Hi! :D

Just wondering if there could be a make up critique one?

Or a Barry M swatch Thread.

Just an idea, I'd understand if they get rejected


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Re: Comments and suggestions

Post by fragglelox » Fri Sep 24, 2010 1:47 pm

littlepinkfaery wrote:I guess we could have a 'sign up if you are from...' section- but not intros.

Still it may cause issues with people trying to buy and sell in these threads- I'll take it to the mods
that would be so cool! ... do that many people really try to sell in unrelated threads? huh!
maybe someone can make a "junk" section where people can post all the advertising junk they want! then you just relocate their posts to there! hahaha

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