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Afrika Handmade Symposium and Gallery 2015 at Alliance Française Nairobi from 30th September to 16th October 2015 #ahmade2015
Afrika Handmade Symposium and Gallery 2015 at Alliance Française Nairobi from 30th September to 16th October 2015 #ahmade2015
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Following a hugely successful event last year, they have raised the bar this year. Founded in 2012, Craft Afrika is a social enterprise that provides market development services for enterprises within the handmade and design sector. A market development initiative...
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Creating characters, elaborating backstories, conveying emotions and future aspirations, the stylists work by Sunny Dolat - Part II #TheStylist #Series #tdsvoices
Creating characters, elaborating backstories, conveying emotions and future aspirations, the stylists work by Sunny Dolat – Part II
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Stylists in the local scene are, as Sunny puts it “an odd batch of people who work behind the scenes and are sometimes never seen.” There is still confusion as to the work of a stylist, he explains, with some...
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The Shopper Bag that started it all – Canvas & Kangas *Images courtesy and copyrighted to ©CanvasandKangas
The Shopper Bag that started it all – Meet Canvas and Kangas -Part I
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When you think of the coast, you imagine palm trees, wind, warmth, sun, sounds of the ocean and beach. How about the perfect coastal bag that carries that spirit of coast? Denise Noordermeer, the founder of Canvas and Kangas, was...
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LISA FOLAWIYO formerly “Jewel by Lisa” – AFRICA FEATURE -LAGOS, NIGERIA
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Lisa Folawiyo hails from Lagos and is a highly acclaimed fashion designer who is now a global women’s wear and accessories designer brand. Lisa Folawiyo perfected the art of wearing Ankara through the use of ornate embellishment transforming the fabric...
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ADELE DEJAK #MyHeatBeatsAfrica Redefining African Identity.The leading luxury African accessories brand Adele Dejak recently launched the brand’s campaign #MyHeartBeatsAfrica on 7th May 2015. The campaign invites everyone to celebrate Africa’s extensive diversity, to embrace their African identity and share positive African vibes. It’s no wonder that as TDS, we are in full support.
ADELE DEJAK #MyHeatBeatsAfrica Redefining African Identity
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The leading luxury African accessories brand Adele Dejak recently launched the brand’s campaign #MyHeartBeatsAfrica on 7th May 2015. The campaign invites everyone to celebrate Africa’s extensive diversity, to embrace their African identity and share positive African vibes. It’s no wonder...
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Looking Back at our May Photography SeriesThis month, we took an exciting journey through the lens. We were truly excited to begin this month by introducing our very first Feature Series. We begin with our May Photography Series where we introduce to you some of our Kenyan photographers
Looking Back at our May Photography Series
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Author: Wanjiku N. M | Editor and Founder of TDS | Twitter: @WanjikuNM ____________ This month, we took an exciting journey through the lens. We were truly excited to begin this month by introducing our very first Feature Series. We began with...
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The Hidden Narrative in Photography with Zachary Saitoti (Shifteye)
The Hidden Narrative in Photography with Zachary Saitoti (Shifteye)
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It all began a long time ago. Zachary Saitoti surrounded by break-dancers and DJs in university with their own alias decided to create his own for photography. Shifteye was born and from there has flowed Shifteye Gallery, Shifteye Photography and...
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PINK SAVANNAH Vibrant, Affordable and Fun Handcrafted Jewellery with a touch of WILD!
THE PINK SAVANNAH | Vibrant, Affordable and Fun Handcrafted Jewellery with a touch of WILD!
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Glena and Glaiza De Guzman, founders and designers behind the fashion accessory brand The Pink Savannah, moved to Nairobi in 1992 and have lived here for 22 years. Their father was approached and started working here in the late 80s...
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First hand visit to the House of Lesage – Appreciating Craftmanship and Couture
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Author: Maryanne Njeri Maina | An MBA student in Luxury Brand Management at HEC School of Management in Paris – Twitter: @njerimaina. E: laluxeuniverse@gmail.com __________________________ This week, my luxury class was held at the Maison (House) of Lesage in Paris, the temple...
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Experiencing the Privé Salon
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Author: Maryanne Njeri Maina | An MBA student in Luxury Brand Management at HEC School of Management in Paris – Twitter: @njerimaina. E: laluxeuniverse@gmail.com __________________________ Madame Coco Chanel was one of the masters of the private client experience in the universe of...
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Is Kenya ready for the exclusive world of luxury?
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In case you had missed this article posted in the Business Daily on 24 February 2014, we received consent from the author, Maryanne Njeri Maina to post her article here. She touches on issues of luxury, haute couture and what that...
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Katungulu Mwendwa- A glimpse into this Kenyan designer
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The Katungulu Mwendwa brand is about answering “what makes you Kenyan?” In answering this question, she went back to older African cultures imagining how it would look like today in terms of architecture and clothes particularly had there been no...
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Chico Leco presents- Blackbird [1]
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Sunny Dolat served as the executive producer of Chico Leco Presents, Kenya’s first online fashion showcase, a collection of 8 conceptual videos bringing together fashion designers, stylists, and photographers. Chico Leco unveiled eight stunning collections by Kenyan designers Katungulu Mwendwa,...
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