New Classes for February 2018

Are you ready to learn a new skill for 2018? Modlocks next workshop weekend is February 24-26. Sign up before it’s too late! Space is limited.

What Lies Ahead for 2017

This has been an outstanding 1st year for my new brand Modlocks. Last February, when I set up my Instagram account, my goal was to reach 5000 followers in a year. Well, that number has since come and gone. Today I have over 6,800 followers and it’s growing every day. I’m receiving direct messages from all over the […]

DIY and Dreadlocks? Why Not!

Posted on August 24th, 2016 on Karen Wallington, Modlocks We recently visited famed loctician (dreadlock specialist) Karen Wallington of ModLocks in Toronto.  who gave us a great DIY idea using sewing scraps and notions to embellish hair! (She also made a sizeable textile donation to our Sick Kids Hospital fundraiser – thanks, Karen!)  Karen gave us some tips […]

Traveling to Vancouver April 26 – May 3

Next week Karen will be jet setting over to the West coast to work on a few clients and catch up with a few colleagues over at the Dreadquarters (formerly Knotty Boy Dreadshop & Salon). Be sure to follow Modlocks on Instagram while she’s there. Happy spring!    

Learn to Make and Maintain Dreadlocks

  Modlocks owner/operator Karen Wallington, former founder of Knot Just Dreads and educator for Knotty Boy, will be announcing dates for workshops in dreadlock making, maintaining and repairing later this spring. For more information and to be put on the wait list, email:

Dreadlock Education at World Salon

Karen was a guest speaker today at World Salon in downtown Toronto; Educating about facts and misconceptions of dreadlocks and how they are a fashion staple of today. Karen and Brian, owner of World Salon, have plans to collaborate this spring to launch a new hair style.   First @modlocks #dreadlock #education with the amazing @imkarenhelena @_worldSALON — […]

Official Launch launched February 1st 2016. Check here for specials, news and events, travel service announcements, video testimonials and more!