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TDS Meets: Miss Vavavum
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“Not your ordinary… never will be ordinary,” words , Chepkemboi Mang'ira  better known as Miss Vavavum, uses to describe herself and her style on her fashion blog. From her glorious mane of natural fro to the intricate and ever changing...
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TDS meets: BAKE
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The Bloggers Association of Kenya, better known as BAKE, started in 2011 as a community organisation to empower the Kenyan narrative. With the introduction of the BAKE Kenyan Bloggers Awards in 2012, the association has gathered even more exposure and...
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The Stylish Money-Making Avenue
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At first glance, all you may notice are the dramatic sleeves, sequins, ruffles, and yet another time-specific trend walking the runway. But behind all the heavy leathers and bold prints is the business side of fashion. The biannual fashion month...
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Backstage and Beyond
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For all the poise and decorum on the runway, a lot of the magic really happens behind the stage. The backstage action occurs due to a carefully crafted team of hair stylists, Makeup artists (MUAs) and hair and beauty brands...
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Art of Fashion
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First appearances matter and yes, the book is judged by its cover. In an industry where that translates into six to ten minutes to make the right impression, the pressure is on for designers to showcase their collections in the...
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Era of Appropriation
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Design Deja Vu I’ve seen this before. This is not a feeling anyone should have watching Fashion Week; especially since these collections are supposed to be new, innovative, and thought provoking. They’ve got people talking, alright, but not in the...
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The beauty in being perfectly imperfect #MakeUpArtist
The beauty in being perfectly imperfect
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In every aspect of society, humans are encouraged to be conscious of their appearance. It is not just in the western culture where great value is placed on beauty but in every culture; Asia, Europe and Africa all have their...
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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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Manciny Migwi and Her Take on Men's Wear Fashion in Kenya
Manciny Migwi and Her Take on Men’s Wear Fashion in Kenya
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As we wondered ourselves, Manciny is not a common name but there is a reason this lovely lady has adopted that name. Her real name is Faith Wairimu Migwi, as she jokingly stated her “Kenya government names, her MPESA names.”...
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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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Ogake Mosomi and her fashion journey [Part I]
Ogake Mosomi and her fashion journey [Part I]
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“I think that there are a lot of people who are exploiting fashion and not in a positive way.” Having said that, Ogake Mosomi, the designer behind the brand Ogake, is excited about the rising development and growth in the...
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Merry and Yonathan - Designer Duo Behind Zeebaan Designs #tdsvoices | Zeeban Designs Interview with the The Designers Studio.
Zeebaan Designs | Accessorize Yourself with Living Beauty
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Freshly made mint tea, cookies, relaxed artistic studio and great company was the setting for our interview with Yonathan, one of the designers behind Zeebaan designs. Zeeban Designs Interview with the The Designers Studio. Image (c)TheDesignersStudio2014 Ethiopian and Eritrean born...
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Celebrating Komla Afeke Dumor |Telling the African Story| TedxEuston
Celebrating Komla Afeke Dumor |Telling the African Story| TedxEuston
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Komla Dumor was one of the most recognised faces voices at the British Broadcasting Corporation. After a successful career in journalism in this native Ghana where he was named journalist of the year in 2003 for his investigations into public...
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Fashion Kenya Support Local Industry Lessons Wanjiku N. M
What the Fashion and Tourism Industry is teaching us!
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Author: Wanjiku N. M | Editor and Founder of TDS | Twitter: @WanjikuNM ____________ Here is the bottom line. As Africans, we have failed  in so many ways made obvious by the continuous barrage of negative press but most importantly we have...
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