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“Most people write me off when they see me. They do not know my story. They say I am just an African. They judge me before they get to know me. What they do not know is The pride I have in the blood that runs through my veins; The pride I have in my rich culture and the history of my people; The pride …

Life After Unemployment

I cannot believe that I had not shot a picture the whole of this year, Today marks my first official Outfit post of 2017.  and can you believe it? its been way too long! I am currently unemployed, a crazy sentence to write after working for one of the biggest Fashion Magazines in Kenya. It is a little crazier because I also moved out of …

Happy New Year! (2017)

The first post of the new year. and can you believe it? It was January 2016 just the other day! I have an incredible amount of things to be thankful for that happened this past year. Photographer: Patapic_Ke I started off 2016 by  teaching myself photography and posting often on the blog. I also got to graduate Uni as well as accomplish some goals I had …

Tips For Wearing Black and White

Today, we pick up where we left off  with the black and white theme. Photographer: PataPic Spring is around the corner and winter is quickly going to be forgotten. Spring wear is everywhere and I’m looking forward to the pale creams and whites that come with it. Here are the things you should keep-in-mind when it comes to these black and white looks. Number one:  …

The Weekend………….T-shirt

Can you believe the weekend is almost ending? sucks right? i cant believe how fast this one has gone. Its Sunday morning, the sun is shining and I am still wearing this weekend t-shirt. Its definitely become one of my favorites as its so simple yet so chic. i have so many ootd ideas in my head for it and I cant wait to share …

Denim jacket + Floral skirt

Denim is everywhere right now, Having just attended Thrift Social and seeing so many versions of outfits and  having done Several Denim edition outfits, i thought i should hit you with another one. We are seeing more and more denim worn on top rather than just on the bottom and being a huge fan of a classic denim jacket, the number of possible outfits is …

Playing it Maroon

Fall color Maroon is a wonderfully versatile color. Taking on a deep brownish-red that is slowly creeping into Nairobi looks. We are having a couple of cooler days here and there and that calls for a leggings and boots combo. This combination of leggings and boots is one of my favorites. The leggings are nice and thick, they feel more like regular pants with a …

How to pose like a Blogger

A lot of people have been asking me how I come up with my poses and honestly I can attest that I struggle once in front of a camera because I don’t know what to do with my body. It’s not that I don’t feel comfortable with my body or that  I’m camera shy sometimes you just don’t know what to do you’re your body. …

Afro Punk Festival Inspiration

Afropunk Festival is a music festival held annually in Brooklyn, New York City since 2005. It was held in Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park in 2015, and expanded to Paris and Atlanta that year. The Afropunk movement is all about DIY, community-based and anti-establishment. What i love most about the Festival is the Fashion; From Fauxhawks, locs, piercings, studs, jean jackets with patches, and everything punk, the festival …

Denim on Denim

When I try one piece of clothing I tend to wear it till I exhaust it, and lately Denim has been on my mind. So on today i will be showing you double denim,and prove how styling it is actually really easy! The basic rule of thumb for denim on denim is making sure that the washes and colors are completely different from each other. …