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KENYA FASHION AWARDS 2017

The 5th Kenya Fashion Awards happened recently, an annual event where it is all about glam and Kenyan fashion. This year’s event was on October 7th at Fairmont The Norfolk. The event was a stamp to the amazing things Kenyan designers are doing. Also our magazine won in the weekly magazine with the best fashion […]

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HOME GUIDES

CHEVRON – FOR THE LOVE OF CHEVRON

Chevron is what most of us would call zigzag….I prefer chevron, sounds sophisticated,no? Also we (design people find it offensive when you use the wrong words to refer to our patterns and stuff) This pattern has been used in home decor for ages. It is an iconic pattern in interior design. I however, find it […]

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TRAVEL GUIDES

TRAVEL GUIDE: THINGS TO DO IN MILAN

Travel is like shopping except you shop for new experiences and culture. During a  3-country back to back budget backpacking tour, we stopped by Milan. Milan is rich in architecture, Old World-ness and Italian charm. Italy, as you know, is the home to pizza, pasta, gelato, soccer and fashion. We arrived at Malpensa Airport at […]

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MOROCCAN INTERIORS

Morocco is a country I long to go to. I want to experience the rich culture, the food ( chicken tagine anyone?) , unlimited supply of Argan oil, but more than everything else I would love to soak myself  in Moroccan decór. Not to  forget the handmade, luxurious rugs. So many beautiful things to say […]

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DINING SPACES: THE MAKING OF A DINING ROOM

Dining areas: Hey good peoples. Let’s talk design today, shall we? I will take you through the making of a dining room. I grew up without a dining area. We would eat in our living room. Some of my clients at work have also confided to me that we would be making what would be […]

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OUTDOOR OASIS

Oasis is not only a refreshing zone in a desert. You can also create a back or front yard oasis in your home. Outdoor areas are cool hangouts for breakfast, book reading, an afternoon nap or a dinner away from the dining table. If you are looking for ways to spice up your outdoor area […]

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LIFESTYLE

WEEK BY WEEK: ABOUT LAST WEEK

  Week by week About last week is a new thing I am starting to share ways to make your weeks as terrific as possible. If you read my about page you will find that I started this blog as an escape from my work, home, sleep – repeat life. I realize I am falling […]

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HOME GUIDES | LIFESTYLE | TRAVEL GUIDES

TRAVEL DECOR: DIANI

“Then you will travel, and the decor will move you” -Itch, 2017. Everytime I travel. I marvel at the architecture, interior design and decor of my destination. I will take snaps at a cute building or chair or table before.  The natural surroundings and people and culture move me but not as much as the […]

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