Fashion Style

The journey back into fashion, reclaiming the vision

Kenya’s Single-Use Plastic Bag Ban

Hiya! Guys, things are going very well here inNairobi. We’ve been having lovely weather, spending lovely days. We’ve been to the Maasai Market to pick up some things to go in our new home when we get back.We ended up buying two main items. The first one was a foldable grandfather stool. I knew I wanted it as soon as I saw it. I’ve seen similar at the HomeGoods store back home, but buying one from the motherland just has so much more meaning. The proliferation of our cultural products on the international market by non-traditional players might be a…

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Why Linen

Why Linen

As the days go by, I’ve been mulling over what fabric to use in the designs I want to make, whether clothing or … View Post
Tips on finding your fashion footing

Tips on finding your fashion footing

My fashion journey, while exciting, has been complicated by slow muddled progress. The waters have been murky and I have had a hard time … View Post
Where Does Inspiration Come From?

Where Does Inspiration Come From?

‘Everywhere!’ is the sweeping answer to that vast question. Inspiration comes from everywhere. For instance, I saw a bolt of grey felt fabric this … View Post
The Art of Literal Dressing

The Art of Literal Dressing

Literal dressing is when the outfit pick literally mimics the occasion for which you’re dressed. ‘Going literal’ with clothes is something that takes … View Post
Fashion Industry Challenges

Fashion Industry Challenges

The evolution beyond the industrial age into the information technology age has ubiquitously affected all industries; the fashion industry included. As companies continue to … View Post
Design and Ethics: How Deep?

Design and Ethics: How Deep?

My re-entry into fashion and design as an aspiring producer has destabilized my world in more ways than one; let me explain. You live … View Post
Discovering Slow Fashion

Discovering Slow Fashion

2018 has been a good year to me. I came to so many realizations. First, I started paying close attention to the ‘Sew Heidi’ Podcast, … View Post
The Beauty of Simplicity

The Beauty of Simplicity

I was sitting quietly in a quiet corner of a comfy private airport lounge editing a video in Dallas Texas when a young woman … View Post
Reclaiming Fashion Designing

Reclaiming Fashion Designing

Getting back to my fashion and design roots is such an exciting time in my life. I feel energized, curious, hopeful. Conversely, I feel … View Post
Documenting Vs. Creating

Documenting Vs. Creating

Gary Vee promotes documenting over creating. That means, instead of going out there looking for a story to tell, document yourself going out there … View Post
Fashion -A Healthy Delusion

Fashion -A Healthy Delusion

As I continue to familiarize myself with the laws of nature, I’m beginning to realize and relish the beauty of a deluded mind. … View Post
Design & Fashion

Design & Fashion

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I started my blog in October of 2015 without a clear idea of where I wanted it all to go. … View Post
A Minimalist & A Fashion Designer [+video]

A Minimalist & A Fashion Designer [+video]

On my quest to owning less stuff, I’ve been mulling over how to reconcile my minimalism journey with designing a bunch of clothes … View Post
Fashion Manifesto – A Prequel

Fashion Manifesto – A Prequel

On my quest to owning less stuff, I’ve been mulling over how to reconcile my minimalism journey with designing a bunch of clothes … View Post
Mellow Yellow, Hardly

Mellow Yellow, Hardly

Do you think of sunshine when you think of the colour Yellow? I think of good cheer, rain falling on sunflowers, beach days, dancing … View Post
Fashion – A Requiem

Fashion – A Requiem

The pure joy of fashion, I remember that, before my perception of it was tainted. I remember the joy of touching fabric, running my … View Post
Fashion Full Circle

Fashion Full Circle

It was always going to be fashion for me. I had a natural flare for it. I made my outfits with calculated precision and … View Post
Green with envy

Green with envy

Hi folks! Christmas is upon us this weekend –how exciting, isn’t it? This is my first outdoor photoshoot I’ve done since I … View Post
How to Paris

How to Paris

Ladies, gentlemen, a final Paris post covering 9 steps on how to dress like a Parisian. Beret When I think about Parisian fashion, it cannot … View Post
Parisian Chic – La Louvre

Parisian Chic – La Louvre

Hello ladies, gentlemen, I hope you’ve been keeping well? I have. I’m excited to inform you that you can now shop my … View Post
That Paris Shoot

That Paris Shoot

Paris, a main player in the fashion industry, is an hour’s train ride from Brussels. So what better place is there to have … View Post
Colour your World

Colour your World

Nothing makes me happier than to see a little beauty in the world. The sighting of a well-dressed lady or gentleman is the simplest … View Post
My Wellies

My Wellies

Hello loves! As promised, here’s another post so soon after the last one; I’m actually enjoying doing this, it kind of grows … View Post
Riverbank Walk

Riverbank Walk

Hello my loves!! Hope you’ve all been keeping well as the winter, no longer softened by the busyness of the holidays, continues to … View Post
Weekend in NYC

Weekend in NYC

Hello my darlings! Welcome to my first post. I’ve wondered for a bit how an initial post should look like… I’ve concluded … View Post

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