On October 30, 2022, news of the passing of North Carolina knitter Charlotte and business owner Shanquella Robinson first surfaced. But a recent TikTok upload by videomaker In Killing Color brought the story to a wider audience. Robinson, who runs a braid and extensions shop in Charlotte, North Carolina, is apparently a well-respected hairstylist in the area.
Tributes poured in on social media following her death. She was reportedly in Cabo, Mexico at the time, but the cause has not been confirmed. News Maven, which is owned by the same company that runs Sports Illustrated and The Spun, reported that Shanquella Robinson was found dead on October 30, 2022.
She was on vacation in Cabo, Mexico when she died. Some people who posted on Facebook after her death also mentioned that she was on leave.
What exactly caused Robinson’s death is still unclear. Journalism experts referred to “mysterious reasons”. Shanquella Robinson lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, according to her own Facebook profile.
She studied at Winston-Salem State University from 2015 to 2019, after which she attended West Charlotte High School. Many people seem to know her only as Quila. She runs a successful hair extensions and braids business in Charlotte called Exquisite Braids and a women’s clothing store called The Exquisite Boutique.
Since the news of her death broke in late October, and especially in the past two or three days, her most recent Instagram post (dated March 22, 2022) has been filled with words of condolences and condolences. Many people seem to have learned of her death through TikTok.