EXPERIENCES | LIFESTYLE

HAIRITAGE FESTIVAL 2017

  Hairitage festival, wonder what that is? Did you know that there are natural hair movements in Nairobi? And that the members of these movements champion for recognition and acceptance of black hair. I grow locs which are natural  as nature can get. So my locks, my friend and myself found ourselves at Hairitage Festival […]

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EXPERIENCES | LIFESTYLE

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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MASK UP YOUR ROOMS

Masks have so many uses for different communities all over the world. However we are interested only in the ones that can turn your home into a historic gallery of sorts. Where I live masks are very readily available and so they loose that exoticness for me. Of course until I stumbled on these gorgeous […]

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TRAVEL DECOR: WHEN IN MILAN 

Travel decor is dear to my heart. I travel to see beautiful spaces before I enjoy the beautiful places. Backpacking through 3 countries in Europe in April saw me go to Geneva and Paris. The last stop was Milan, Italy- a country I fell hard for. The food, the sites,the culture, the language, the people! […]

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FOOD

FRENCH FOOD: MUST EAT IN PARIS

French food – you can never go wrong with French food. From French onion soup, des escargots, duck in all forms, croissants and the over 1000 different pastries. French cuisine is everything! So while backpacking on a budget, here’s a few delicacies I tried out and would highly recommend. We did not do any gourmet […]

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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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TRAVEL GUIDES

GENEVA CITY GUIDE: THINGS TO DO IN GENEVA IN A DAY

Geneva is beautiful, well every place I go to ends up being beautiful. It is also costly, the nature and Old world architecture however compensates for the uber costly Swiss stuff. If you are visiting or short-staying in Geneva note that all shops (about 90% of them) close at 7 pm. All shops close on Sundays […]

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