Beauty Patents

On Wednesday 11th of September 2013, I had the pleasure to attend a launch hosted by L’Oreal East Africa. The invite had the words ‘Amla Legend’. I was not sure what it was about but I also did not want to spoil for myself by using the power of google. So, I patiently waited to…

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Top 5 Ailments in the Creative Realm. Part 1: Politics of Collaborations and Partnerships

This past weekend, we had two fashion events taking place. The Kenya Fashion Week and The Nairobi Fashion Week. Both events were organised by two separate entities/ individuals. This got me asking myself, “Why is it so hard for creatives in the Entertainment space to collaborate and create partnerships?” This has even inspired me to…

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Branding suicide

Are you familiar with the Sprite Ad? “Image is nothing, thirst is everything.” Well I beg to differ. Image is everything, especially for a ‘celebrity’. As Kenyans we have created the culture that as long as we see you on TV, hear you on radio or read about you in the newspapers and magazines then…

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