Monthly Archives: September 2011
A few photos we took on Sunday, wearing some of the samples I had made up. I’ve been trialing a few tailors in Nairobi and this particular one was very cheap… however the inside part of the skirt didn’t turn out great… … Continue reading
I felt sorry for this elephant. Apparently he had only been there for 14 days and was still in mourning for his parents. You could actually tell that he was really sad. He looked lonely and would only interact with … Continue reading
Maasai necklace malachite bracelets and Maasai cuff Olivia, wearing everything together! 2 small and 1 medium-sized Maasai bracelets. Maasai earrings Wearing Lonely Hearts dress, vintage snake skin belt from Hunters and Collectors, leather bag from the Maasai market and Maasai earrings. All of … Continue reading
Post in 2 parts, as suspect that many of my time consumingly uploaded photos will simply disappear if I try to put up too many. Does anyone know how to stop this? Although perhaps just brutally editing them down is key… … Continue reading
Coz sometimes I like obscure titles.. anyway, last weekend Dad and I went for a drive past all the embassies, had lunch and then found ourselves out in the Kenyan country side. Fun fact: did you know the UN headquarters are based in Nairobi? Photo … Continue reading
Spent my day wandering round the Nairobi Textile Centre ( and buying back breaking amounts of fabric). Got back home and was reading Garance Doré’s post on the Burberry Show, when I got a happy sense of déjà vu: Nairobi … Continue reading
Taken from one of my favourite blogs, Stylelikeu. Love all the ethnic jewellery, not to mention she’s Prince’s DJ! Rashida Robinson « StyleLikeU.