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Uganda's kitenge craze

It is one of those trends that has taken over the fashion world by storm. It has been widely accepted worldwide and seeing it on the backs of so many Ugandan people brings us  so much joy. 363 more words


Street style: every woman should have a kitenge.

They are the signature style of   traditional African fashion.Do you know how to rock the kitenge look?  the pieces  come in various fabrics and colors.Try one today and you will surely not be disappointed.




Tanzania in Fabrics

The fabrics of Tanzania are what give this place so much of its character.  They are so fundamental to life here, where a small rural town can support three or four tailors.   125 more words


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. 97 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