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Reborn Kyoto | Rwanda

Shortly after I arrived in Kigali, I was introduced to a charity organization and social club called Africa International Club (AIC) – Rwanda. Funds raised through outings and events go to support local projects. 357 more words


Cloth of Colour

The clothing here in Mwanza varies from traditional kitenge to modern t-shirts, however regardless of the dress code it tends to be bright and colourful. Clothing combinations which might seem bizarre in the UK, somehow work here, Here are a selection of some of the clothing we have seen here in Tanzania. 115 more words

Tanzanian Living

Purple Queen - Top and skirt

This simple triangle top and skirt matches with soft  African Soso fabric and purple cotton.

Price for suit -ksh. 1,800. 76 more words


The Drum Suit

We used batik wax orange fabric to make a harem pants suit and top. Its flamboyant, loud and flashy flashy.

The price for the suit ksh 2,800. 73 more words


The Pink Print Dress

Here is a one of a kind dress. This fabric in hues of pink and gold just screams wow  and flashy.

The dress is long, with a flaring hemline and wide sleeves. 47 more words


that matatu ride

If you walk these lands then a matatu ride is a sure thing for you. It’s inevitable, more inevitable than the sight of kitenge-clad chaps in a fashion event. 1,017 more words

Life And People

feel the fabric

I’m not much of a fashion enthusiast and never have been really. It’s one of those things that just never caught on once I was exposed to them. 1,095 more words

Life And People