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NOT AFRICAN ENOUGH: A Formidable Rejoinder By The NEST Collective
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There are 55 recognised countries in Africa. Well, if we want to get into semantics, different sources will quote the continent having either 54 or 56 states (The independence of Somaliland and Western Sahara is disputed). In Kenya alone, there...
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Fashion Business THIS BUSINESS WE CALL FASHION – Business Series (May-June)
Editor’s Note – Business Series (May-June)
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Editor's Note There really isn’t a need to reiterate what we said before about fashion being a business but hey, one more time wont hurt. I recall moderating a talk for HEVA Fund, “Finance for the Creative Sector” and our...
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A.F.R.I.C.A Speaks. This month, its all about our own voices #AfricaSpeaks #SeptemberSeries
A.F.R.I.C.A Speaks. This month, its all about our own voices #AfricaSpeaks #SeptemberSeries
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Author: Wanjiku N. M | Editor and Founder of TDS | Twitter: @WanjikuNM ____________ September is upon us and with a new month, there are new things to share, new things to learn and new things to appreciate about this beautiful country of...
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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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As poets use words, stylists are storytellers through fashion, Sunny Dolat
As poets use words, stylists are storytellers through fashion, Sunny Dolat
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“I find clothes to be a great medium through which people can express themselves and tell stories,” Sunny Dolat begins. Sunny’s journey into fashion began years ago with his first fashion job whilst he was in high school. He started...
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The Detail is in the Clothes: Connie Aluoch on her journey in becoming the most respected Fashion Stylist in Kenya #TheStylist Series
The Detail is in the Clothes: Connie Aluoch on her journey in becoming the most respected Fashion Stylist in Kenya
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Connie Aluoch is one of the key players in one the fastest growing industries in Kenya, style and beauty. She defines a fashion stylist as someone responsible for creating a ‘look’ for a model or person and deciding what a...
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One stylish month ahead - The Stylist August Series #TheStylistSeries
One stylish month ahead – The Stylist August Series
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Author: Wanjiku N. M | Editor and Founder of TDS | Twitter: @WanjikuNM ____________ What do Annabel Onyango, Sunny Dolat, Silvia Njoki and Connie Aluoch have in common? This month, we dedicate our time, energy and focus on our very own fashion stylists....
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Trailer for The NEST Collective's second fashion film project in collaboration with Chico Leco - To Catch A Dream, starring Ajuma Nasenyana. The Designers Studio Kenya Fashion
The NEST and Chico Leco presents To Catch A Dream Fashion Film
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We love anything bold, daring and conversation starting. The NEST Collective does exactly that. With a team of 12, they started their journey to create an artistic multidisciplinary collective with the "aim of exploring our troubling modern identities, re-imagining our...
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Wambui Mukenyi Bridal Collection
Wambui Mukenyi’s Bridal Collection 2014
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In the event that this glorious wedding collection passed you by, we would like to feature it here for your viewing pleasure.  The collection is a beautiful blend of colors and elegance with a touch of glamorous, Wambui Mukenyi’s signature...
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Wambui Mukenyi on Working Smart in the Business of Fashion
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“Its been a learning curve ever since and we are still learning” says Wambui Mukenyi. Initially trained as an accountant, her love for fashion took her on a new path. “I love fashion. All of it, the stress and the...
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Chico Leco Presents Sunseeker by Sunny Dolat
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Chico Leco presents his Fall/Winter 2013 collection - Sunseeker - which draws from his heritage to spawn a fluidly stylized collection turned out as a smooth journey through fabric, colour and print.
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