Fast fashion is cheap fashion, but the true cost of throwaway clothes has been well-documented in recent years. Every second across the world, the equivalent of a garbage truck of textiles is sent to landfill or burned. The fashion industry contributes more to climate change than the annual emissions of air travel and sea travel combined. More shockingly, washed Read More →

When TV personality Jamila Mbugua flaunted her new weave that cost her Sh 40,000, her Facebook followers were livid. The tantrums hurled at her were churlish. She was accused of spending a lot of money, only to end up looking like she had done nothing on her head. However, the furor Verah Sidika sparked when Read More →