kitenge blazer jackets designs

Kitenge blazers are fit for spring summer and winter. They are perfect for hot weather and can also give an African look and both official and casual look. Ankara blazers can be worn with shorts, jeans, trousers and skirts. They also look classy when dressed with camisole, tank top/vest and turtleneck. Here are some fancy Kitenge jackets designs.

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5 Young Kenyan Kitenge designers .

As Kenya  struggle to curb youth unemployment,  some of the  young ,creative and energetic youths have horned their skill in kitenge fashion industries  to earn a living and also create employment. The young designers  mold classy and trendy garments  for the young generations. this ranges from African them garnets,shoes,belts,bags and other assessors.  Here are some of the young designers in Kenya you should know about.


James Muna
James the founder Bora wear that was established in 2012 started as a Kitenge t-shirt designer. The Cornell University graduate who grew up in the US stared by designing belts before branching into men’s apparel label. He incorporates locally available material such as brass, leather and Kitenge fabric to enhance the look of his product. The brand doesn’t just use traditional African kanga and Kitenge textiles; it also gives a significant portion of its profits to an orphanage for HIV-positive children in his mother’s hometown.

Yvonne Odhiambo

26 years old Yvonne Odhiambo, together with fellow models Gloria Baraza and Melanie Wachie established a fashion house that gives a variety of African taste to customers’ fashion. Founded in 2011 the Afrostreet Kollektion combines African prints with denim, animal print and other Western fabrics, the line offers clothing, shoes and accessories targeting the modern. Their designs are mainly Ankara or Kitenge prints mixed with lace, chiffon, stretch fabric, linen, khaki material and many other fabrics to bring outstanding fashion.

Victoria Chimwemwe

In her early 20s Victoria had started curving various Kitenge fabric with other fabrics to make them appealing to younger women. she established her band Ankara by chimzy in 2013, a design band that combines Ankara, leso and kitenge with leather, stretch and other fun materials to boast the African chick look.

Muhoho Kenyatta
aged 20 the first son started his brand nomadic that fuses African and contemporize pieces to create African themed attires that appeals the younger generation. Muhoho stated with designing African print pants from leso. He has showcased some of his output on the runway including Africa Origin Exhibition and Fashion show.

Boseph Kariuki

he is the founder of Gjoes wear a fashion house that mint the African print fabric into youthful styles thus adding excitement and creativity in fashion industry . the 25 years old Kenyan designer  makes Ankara and kitenge body con dress,suits with abundance of colors.

Trendy kitenge dresses and designs

Kitenge short dress also known as a frock or gown is a garment consisting of a skirt with an attached bodice or matching bodice giving the effect of one-piece garment. In African culture short dresses, dresses are more often worn by women and girls.
They are mainly used for weddings, day out, cocktails, parties. The dresses can also be worn during church sessions.
Short Kitenge frocks when well combined with plain color jacket is fit for casual office wear. Once in a while rock you work place with Kitenge peplum  frock.african kitenge short dress
SHORT DRESS 5 kitengee short kitenge short dress  Short Kitenge dresses enhance the African chick look since to enable one to expose cute African legs