Capital FM – The styling business in Kenya is growing with people making a living out of it. Nowadays, media personalities and celebrities do not have to worry about which look to pull, instead choosing to hire stylists. With more Kenyan universities offering courses on fashion, the local fashion industry is a melting pot of oppurtunities with an abundance of creativity.
Eight face-to-face meetings, three months to make the dress, 500 hours spent on the veil and much more…
The Royal Wedding may have come and gone, but that hasn’t stopped Us from obsessing over every detail of the new minted Duchess of Sussex and her custom Givenchy by Clare Waight Keller bridal gown, veil and shoes. The 47-year-old artistic director, who became the first woman to hold that title at the acclaimed French fashion house last year, is sharing new insight into what has quickly become one of the most famous dresses in the world. read more
Being a milliner in Kenya means going the extra mile to invest in uniqueness of a product, competing with cheaper imports and convincing the market that your product is worth the extra coin; that’s the story of Chloe Mitchell, who makes hats and headpieces in Nairobi.
The Coveteur – There’s a small handful of dream scenarios that just kind of scream, ‘Oscar night’. The type that truly capture the idea of real, unabashed Hollywood glamour.
Asian Models Blog posted this somewhat interesting post which I want to highlight on here I have noticed how important it is to appear clean and well groomed. I however hope that I can maybe see something I like and go grab it because obtaining is better than free loathing, you cannot just notice something anymore if you just want to look stylish it cost plenty of dollars. More importantly the t-shirt and sneaker game I wanted stuff but if it’s only going to impress me I don’t want to be bothered with talking about something I don’t know about fashion needs for you to look good but you gotta pay up. Buying into stuff that cost thousands but is sold at a discount creates doubts just telling you the facts because the days when someone could make a promise and years later see the rewards have come and gone it’s time to make choices. If you notice something especially in a foreign countries where I didn’t think I would be shown how to step up my game, I was looking down on a Peter England shirt which obviously wasn’t free but I made a note upstairs to check it out when I had the time. But since I haven’t yet purchased anything like it but have been to the mall and fantasized where I could see more stuff I could be rocking, I really wanted to order it. There are many locations I need to change my wardrobe and style to impress the people i’m with the person I walked away from.