Tuesday 14th of July 2020

Nairobi, Kenya

Unearthing Fabrics: Denim

Unearthing Fabrics: Denim

Unearthing Fabrics is a new series that looks at the history of your favourite fabrics before you started wearing them on your backs. Smooth. Versatile. Rough. Indigo Dye. HISTORY The word denim originates from a fabric created in a French town called ‘Nimes’. Then, it spread and reached an Italian city called ‘Genoa’ but the […]

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Unearthing Fabrics: Spandex

Unearthing Fabrics: Spandex

Unearthing fabrics is a new series that looks at your favourite garments before you started wearing them. Today, we’re looking at Spandex however it can also be called Lycra or Elastane. It’s a wonder garment with endless possibilities. HISTORY OF SPANDEX Rock & roll musicians liked wearing tight pants, made of spandex and this helped […]

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Jackson Tukei Malinga is Seizing Every Opportunity! One on One Interview

Jackson Tukei Malinga is Seizing Every Opportunity! One on One Interview

The most challenging experience I’ve had so far came during my pageantry days. You know I was Mr. MADs. What happened was; I underwent serious depression over a competition for which, I think I was judged unfairly. Having invested in it most of my time and all my savings, things did not turn out as was expected. I had to act like everything was fine, yet deep inside I was breaking down. This is the first time I am ...

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A Slay Queen’s Guide To Starting A Business

A Slay Queen’s Guide To Starting A Business

A slay queen stays ahead of the business curve by starting a business. Your Barclays bank account is on life support but the better things in life never take a break. Beautiful people weren’t created to suffer long hours chasing after paychecks. Be a boss and a rise up. The world revolves around money. You […]

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The Vogue Challenge Is More Than a Hashtag

The Vogue Challenge Is More Than a Hashtag

Brian Siambi, a Kenyan photographer who transformed one of his existing series the Dark Matter Project into striking front-page images.“People often forget [the] images inside a magazine, or on social media but never a cover. Beautiful images are posted online every day, but the symbolism of the Vogue logo adds another layer. While the scope of the challenge extends far beyond any entity, invoking one of the most recognizable names in fashion sends a message.

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