Popular fashion event Tribal Chic returns this February for its 12th edition. Its key focus this year is going green. Thus, the event will celebrate sustainable fashion through unique pieces created by a selection of talented local and international designers.
Organized by the Tribe Hotel, this annual showcase is a testament to the hotel’s undying commitment to the fashion industry. Tribal Chic 2023 is special as it provides a showcasing opportunity for designers who are committed to re-thinking and re-evaluating their relationships with the environment, transparency in their production value chains, and providing safe working conditions.
Tribal Chic 2023
The 12th edition of Tribal Chic goes down on 4th February 2023 at the Tribe Hotel in Nairobi. According to the organizers, this fashion show will feature a talented selection of designers with conscious pieces made from natural, eco-friendly, and sustainable materials. The designers’ lineup includes; Sors Studio, Wildlife Works, Studio Namnyak, African Lifestyle Hub, Seamline Atelier, Katush, Deepa Dosaja, Aulgah Nato, Poetic Trends, Vinkay Clothing, Koki Designs, Shenu Hooda, Lakira, KikoRomeo, We are NBO and Mariam Couture.
Tribal Chic 2023 is not the hotel’s only commitment to sustainability. Tribe Hotel recently re-opened after undergoing extensive and deliberate renovations. “In keeping with the ‘sustainability’ theme, the hotel’s interiors have been thoughtfully redesigned; a blend of rich deep colours; natural stone, wood, stainless steel, glass, rustic metal and handmade wooden furniture sourced from local artisans.” Said Mike Mwangi, General Manager at Tribe Hotel.
Over the years Tribal Chic has grown to become one of Nairobi’s must-attend fashion events. Its coveted runway has hosted both established and upcoming designers. Some of them include Hernán Zajar, Fiona Kay, David Avido, and, Niku Singh among others. Furthermore, this showcase has given several fashion enthusiasts an event to congregate at and celebrate. All while raising funds for noble causes. Tickets to Tribal Chic 2023 are retailing at Kenyabuzz.com at KES 8,500 for early bird tickets and KES 9,000 at the door.