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AMADIVA| Kenya’s Salon Franchise that is changing the beauty industry
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We have all experienced the typical salon in Nairobi. Surrounded by an overcrowded blend of clients, hair stylists and nail artists in a small cramped space with the radio booming in the background in a setting that lacks aesthetic beauty...
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ENZI Footwear- Changing the perception of Africa through well-designed footwear | Meeting with Sam Imende
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The ENZI Footwear is the creation of four friends brought together for the love of sneakers with a passion to change the perception of Africa. Azi Mengistu is the Operations Manager stationed in Addis Ababa, Christian Ward is the “globe...
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John Kaveke speaks truthfully about his sabbatical, the fashion industry and what needs to change in Kenya- Part II
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Previously Right now the international focus is on Africa, Kaveke says, and people are looking here for inspiration. “Now is the best time to start cultivating what is local.” The major problem is that “here in Kenya, we have conflict...
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John Kaveke speaks truthfully about his sabbatical, the fashion industry and what needs to change in Kenya- Part I
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John Kaveke has been in the fashion industry for 12 years. With an early interest in art, he used to draw never thinking of it as a business. Thereafter, he began to delve into the fashion industry.  An incident in...
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Zanji Art with Njee Muturi – Wearable art pieces from forks and knives?
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Njee Muturi is no ordinary Kenyan jewelry designer. He takes his designs and transforms each piece of jewelry into wearable art that is evidently well thought out and aesthetically beautiful. Each piece is unique, masterfully crafted and personally signed by...
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Our Favourite Fashion Documentaries!
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We decided to pull some of our favourite fashion documentaries that have not only been inspirational, educational but also entertaining. From the hallways and early beginnings of Vogue Magazine, to the shots taken by Bill Cunningham, the splendor and history...
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Betty Vanetti: Motivated for Change
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BV- “I have been a designer since I was born, I think I designed before I could talk. All my life it was about fashion.” BV has been in the fashion business for ten years on and off. BV worked...
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Editor’s Note: October-November
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EDITOR’S NOTE [October-November] Before I begin losing some people on the whole fashion topic, I must preface by saying that fashion (the business of trading and creating apparel and accessories) is part of our daily lives regardless of whether you...
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