John Kaveke is an international Kenyan Fashion Designer based in Nairobi, Kenya. He launched his fashion label Kaveke in 2001 and is today famously known for his trademark twist on contemporary African bespoke tailoring style.
He is a key figure in the fashion industry in Kenya and around the world, his versatile and inspirational collections have graced catwalks such as African London Fashion Week (London), Sarajevo Fashion Week (Bosnia), Hub of Africa (Ethiopia), Swahili Fashion Week (Tanzania), Uganda Fashion Week (Uganda), M-Net Face of Africa (Nigeria), The Big Brother Africa House (South Africa), Catwalk Kenya (Nairobi), Lake Magadi project, Festival for African Fashion & Art (Nairobi), International Smirnoff Fashion Awards (Nairobi) etc.
Kaveke graduated from Woodvale Grove Fashion College in Nairobi and pursued higher education in Fashion at the Instituto Europeo di Design in Barcelona. John Kaveke, a bold and original thinker. He is moved by colour, beauty, culture and lifestyle. Besides fashion, he enjoys cycling and riding vintage Moto bikes.
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