Fashion

Holiday Fashion Watch December Series - Step into our holiday fashion picks this month #HolidayFashion #tdsvoices
Holiday Fashion Watch December Series – Step into our holiday fashion picks this month #HolidayFashion #tdsvoices
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First of all, thank you to all of you for being with us this year and following the stories and journeys we have shared and discovered. I truly hope that you have been able to learn something, be amazed, and...
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The Designers Studio November Make-Up Artist Series #MakeUpArtist #TDSvoices
Editor’s Note: The Make-Up Artist November Series #MakeUpArtist #TDSvoices
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Author: Wanjiku N. M | Editor and Founder of TDS | Twitter: @WanjikuNM ____________ Sometimes it’s hard to believe that the year is nearly over. When did we get to November? In any event, we are quite excited about what this month...
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Fashion is ultimately a Business: October Business Talk series #BusinessTalk Chapter One
Fashion is ultimately a Business: October Business Talk series #BusinessTalk
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Author: Wanjiku N. M | Editor and Founder of TDS | Twitter: @WanjikuNM ____________ We had so much fun last month gathering stories from around this continent on our Africa Speaks Series. From the artistic photographs of Nairobi at night from Nairobi...
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01.10.2015 The Designers Studio turns TWO and it's because of you! Thank you! A personal letter to say thank you … Wanjiku N. M, Editor and Founder of TDS | Twitter: @WanjikuNM
01.10.2015 The Designers Studio turns TWO and it’s because of you! Thank you!
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Author: Wanjiku N. M | Editor and Founder of TDS | Twitter: @WanjikuNM ____________ A LETTER FROM ME TO YOU TO SAY THANK YOU! Yesterday, TDS turned two and to think that two years have passed so quickly. I just wanted to thank...
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Depicting Africa in a positive light: Gena West's "A Different View"
Depicting Africa in a positive light: Gena West’s “A Different View”
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Gena West is a renowned soul and gospel singer with worldwide recognition. Her first album, "Voices" has received critical acclaim and some of her singles like "Joy" have topped music charts. When she is not singing or acting, she is...
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More curiosity, originality and boldness in the fashion industry, Larissa Muthoni, Zamoyo Part II #TDSCity2CoastSeries
More curiosity, originality and boldness in the fashion industry, Larissa Muthoni, Zamoyo
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Zamoyo Part II..Continues... With Africa growing in recognition for its fashion and design, Larissa believes that there has been an appropriation of African culture. Zamoyo’s core mission lies in the preservation of culture seeking to respond to the primary question:...
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Watch In Vogue: The Editor's Eye Trailer | Vogue Video | CNE | Vogue.com
IN VOGUE: THE EDITOR’S EYE
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Now, more apt than ever, during our photography series, we thought it best to share it now. Why we think this documentary is a good one to watch, especially for those in the industry, is simply because it highlights the role and work of...
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Victor Peace - The Eye is Better to Train
VICTOR PEACE: The Eye is Better to Train [Part II]
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Victor has been at it for two years and for him he wakes up in the morning, in his own words, “like tenenenen.” Despite the incredible journey he has had thus far, he has also had some challenges, especially with...
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VICTOR PEACE “Find Your Sense of Purpose” [Part I]
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What can we say about Victor Peace? He is young, spirited, focused and truly loves his work. In fact, he may not even refer to it as work but as simply waking up and having fun. Victor’s journey into photography...
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"Fashion and craft are a reflection of society.” Christine Gitau tells us more behind Afrika Handmade Symposium
“Fashion and craft are a reflection of society.” Christine Gitau tells us more behind Afrika Handmade Symposium
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Do you recall us telling you about the Afrika Handmade symposium? This 2 day symposium was focusing on contemporary craft and design in Kenya and took place on 2nd and 3rd October 2014 at the Jacaranda Hotel in Westlands. There...
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Fear & Desire Captured on Camera
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Behind the scenes of the first fashion film and photography exhibition. “Fear and Desire” is an original creative concept that tells a story about beauty and contrast through texture in landscapes, make up, styling and an ethereal mood. “Fear & Desire:...
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From beautiful jewelry to employment security, Kazuri Beads fulfills their mission
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Kazuri Beads began in 1975 as a tiny workshop experimenting on making handmade beads. Driven by the desire to provide employment opportunities, Kazuri has grown and today has a large workforce skilled in the making of handmade jewelry. Each piece...
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Introducing Enzi Footwear- A teaser on this luxury sneaker footwear brand
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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 is the Operations Manager stationed in Addis Ababa, Christian is the “globe trotting salesman,...
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Adèle Dejak Unites Style and Substance
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The Adèle Dejak brand creates handmade fashion accessories for the "modern, sophisticated and multidimensional woman." Adèle Dejak is inspired by African shapes, textures and techniques to create the high fashion statement designs that are equally art pieces. "Work hard and...
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