11 Fashion Brands for the Kenyan Woman Who Loves Herself

The modern Kenyan woman is all about shopping locally.

Your wardrobe should certainly have some of the loveliest pieces from the growing number of Kenyan fashion brands. Whether it’s that pair of trendy pants to wear to the office, or out to your hustle, a cute dress for date night or dinner with the girls, or simply chilling at home, or working out at the gym. We have come up with a list of brands owned by women who realize this need and have made it their mission to provide the best for us.

Double Dee’s Kenya

“Every woman deserves to wear a perfect fitting bra.” This brand caters for busty ladies with D to K Cup.

Prices: From 4000Ksh

Zoezi

Zoezi wants women to conquer their workouts with style.

Prices: From Ksh 2500

 

Vivo

“Inspiring every woman to look and feel great!”

Prices: From Ksh 100

Afrostreet Kollektions By Yvonne

Prices: From Ksh 1500

Almost a decade old, Afrosteet Kollections has perfected custom outfits made with “fabrics with a traditional touch and western aesthetics.”

Read: Kenyan design house to watch in 2019; AfroStreet Kollektions- Capital Lifestyle.

Siri Studio

Siri Studio is a beloved fashion brand that tailors bespoke and ready-to-wear clothes for women.

Prices: From Ksh 2500

Read: Siri Studio, a fashion brand that tailors bespoke and ready-to-wear clothes for women- Daily Nation.

Tendaji Creations

Although Tenda focusses on custom made tote bags she makes other Ankara designs carving a niche for herself in loungewear.

Prices: From Ksh 1500

Ikojn 

Pronounced Icon, IKOJN is a women’s wear brand based in Nairobi that caters to the ever-evolving modern woman.

Prices: From Ksh 1500

House of Bonet

H.O.B is where to get pretty bonnets and headbands made from pretty and quality fabrics.

Prices: From Ksh 500

Nizar Line

Nizar are the first branded scarfs in East, Cen and West Africa line. They produce and sell modest, classy and elegant scarfs.

Prices: From Ksh 1000

Obsiddian Hand-made

Check out Obsiddian for beautiful handwoven viondo bags and hand-knitted sweaters.

Prices: From Ksh 5000

Ohana Swimwear 

A  local swimwear line that appeals to the Kenyan and African woman.

Prices: From Ksh 2500

Prices are an estimate at the time this article was written with some items being on sale. Contact brand via IG page for more accurate prices. Happy shopping!

LL is a writer based in Nairobi who previously loved attending and writing about the pop culture scene, Nairobae events, and cool Kenyans doing cool things. Especially Kenyan women. Currently, she's relearning and exploring beauty and fashion stories in the country.