MY WEDDING GOWN FROM BLISS BRIDAL

Bliss Bridal has been in the gown and events business for a while now. Their first store was in Mombasa and they have opened a new one in the heart of Kenya's busiest city,Nairobi. Their agenda is to cater for the growing demand for high quality designer wedding gowns.The store is owned by Joyce Chacha who…

FASHION DESIGN SCHOOLS IN NAIROBI

There has been a rapid growth in the fashion industry in Kenya. Many people consider fashion design photography, modelling and styling as careers unlike before. Kenyans now appreciate and buy local designs and with time,I hope retailers will stock more of local designs in their stores. As an aspiring fashion designer all you need is…

ISSA KITHIKI – SUITS FOR THE ELITE

Suits are not only for the working class or the very old.Well fitting suits can be worn by any man in any age for many occasions: from the office to a cocktail party.Urban class is a design label that gives men a chance to custom make their own  suits at affordable rates. We got to…

ANDREW MAGETO MUCH MORE THAN A PHOTOGRAPHER

Tell us about yourself. Andrew Mageto is a laid back guy. Many people think I am just  a photographer but I am also a cinematographer with a degree in Motion Picture Medium from AFDA Film School in Capetown. I love watching movies and plot series pretty much to hone my craft as a filmmaker and…

MANCINY – A man’s introduction to color

Manciny Migwi Fashion Designer and Style Concierge FFA: Tell me a little about yourself? Fearless, Passionate, Sartorial. FFA: What does fashion mean to you? Style is an expression of individualism mixed with charisma. Fashion is something that comes after style. FFA: When did you realize that you wanted to be a fashion designer? The earliest…

RED SQUARE-20TH CENTURY NAIROBI

We had a shoot for Fashion Forensic Africa on Thursday last week at Red Square and I got to know a lot more about men's wear.James and Maureen were so kind to us and took us through their products and the  price range. The video is still being edited but I had to share the…

RADEK A POLISH PHOTOGRAPHER LIVING IN KENYA

A.TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF? I am 43, I was born in Poland where I received my education from preschool to my doctor's degree. Initially I was working as a professor at the University in Lublin, where I am from. In 2000 I left Poland. I was living in USA, the Philippines, Indonesia and recently in…

SUNGLASSES AT THE NFM

The Nairobi Fashion Market took place weeks ago.The outfits both on the stands and on the runway were amazing but as I was going through  pictures taken eye-con photography,I noticed the variety of sunglasses women chose to wear on that sunny day...My personal favorite is the cat eye sunglasses . This lady looked dashing in…