The Victoria’s Secret 2018 Show

Another year, another Victoria’s Secret fashion show, and I am here for it!! I cannot remember a time when I was not so obsessed with this show. For most models across the globe, being a Victoria’s Secret Angel is the ultimate goal; a dream. A few weeks back, I wrote Callbacks and Confirmations , happy…

Growing Modest.

They say, “When you go to Rome, do as the Romans do”. Six months ago, I made the decision to move to the Middle East; to the State of Qatar. Which also explains my long hiatus from writing here. It has taken a lot of adjusting. Now, Qatar, as you may already know, is a…

Ankara Goodness!

There are so many reasons to be proud for being African. But let’s focus on our signature look: Ankara. When we were younger, they would call it kitenge, and for some reason most of us found them unappealing. Luckily, life has a way of turning things around. With a little bit of creativity and style,…

Why We Love Cover-ups!

In a world ridden with objectification and strict traditions, we are often looking for new ways to adapt and stand out. For many women, it is difficult to wear some particular items as they seem either too revealing or are simply hard to pair up. Some of the reasons for this include religious beliefs, culture…

Being An Online Shopaholic

Shopping online can be a headache! There are so many risks involved with the simple click of a button; and yet so much variety is provided to us from the comfort of our homes! Many people across the world find the introduction and advancement of technology as one of the best things that ever happened to…

Hair Care Tips 101

A woman’s hair is her greatest pride and joy. Her hair and her styling of choice is an integral part of her overall look. Some love it short, trimmed, long, afro, curly, among many other variations. However, every woman shares a common goal: to have beautiful hair! While many of us may not know exactly…

2017 Predictions: Kimonos

  Our Muslim sisters have been rocking them since time immemorial, and we think that Kimonos are the latest fashion sensation that every fashion enthusiast should own. It is very evident that adding a kimono to your outfit raises your outfit to a classy, stylish and elegant level. While there is no specific way of…

Rock That Denim!

Denim is undoubtedly the most worn material globally. Everybody loves denim! On the previous post, we predicted that neutrals and nude colors are bound to rule this year. However, while that is true, we feel that there is lots of room for denim to dominate this year too; like it has in all other years….

Neutrals in 2017

  It is a brand new year, and fashion lovers and style enthusiasts all around the world are waiting to see what fashion trends will rule 2017. Looking back over the past few decades, it is safe to say that there is nothing completely new in fashion, except for significant modifications on fashion trends that…

The 2016 Abryanz Style & Fashion Awards

In a show characterized by avid glitz and glamour, the 2016 Abryanz Style & Fashion Awards went down in Kampala, Uganda on Saturday, the 10th day of December. This year’s theme was “Dress to Inspire 2016”, and had some of the continent’s best performing artists including Kenya’s Avril. Some of the notable awardees are; Humanitarian Awards…

The 2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

From flying on a private plane to Paris with fellow supermodels to walking the runway of the most anticipated fashion show of the year, to being one of the highest paid models in the world, Victoria’s Secret is the ultimate goal for models across the world.

Designers To Watch: Vaishali Morjaria

    I met Vaishali a little over a year ago. I was looking for a designer to make my national costume, which I would later proceed to showcase in Vienna, Austria during the Miss Earth 2015 competition. We met through the then manager for the Miss Earth Kenya franchise and formed a rare bond…

Jewellery Tattoos For Christmas!

With less than a week to December, it is safe to say that holiday season is here! Christmas season is here, and we all can’t wait to go on vacations, spend time with family or simply do some local tourism. Hopefully, the sun will be shining by then, and rainy season will be well over!…

Jewellery Tattoos by Fashion Icon Kenya!

Since I introduced these jewellery tattoos, I have had a couple people asking me a few similar questions about them. I discovered these beautiful accessories during my trip to Austria, and i could not let go of how amazing they look. Well, these amazing tattoos are clinically tested; for starters. And you can easily remove…

Accessory Jewellery Tattoos!

  Nairobi are you ready? Get these amazing jewellery tattoos from #FashionIconKenya ~Stick-On ~Removable ~Lasts for about six days Ideal when attending events and on occasions! Or when going to the beach/swim. Price: 600sh per sheet , 2200sh per set! #Trends #Fashion #Style #DontBeLeftOut #BeInStyle #Trendy #Glam #Kenya Email: Fashioniconkenya@gmail.com

Fashion Icon Kenya

Hello, and welcome to Fashion Icon Kenya, where we are all about fashion and style; and we encourage you to Be Bold. To Be You! To forge your own path and create your own style. To be unique. My name is Linda Gatere , Founder and Managing Director of Fashion Icon Kenya. Welcome to my website.