Call for participants
Would you like to feature in this years kitenge festival?
About Kitenge Fashion Fest
Kitenge fashion fest and gala awards is a cultural art and fashion event
inspired by the beauty and versality of the African Kitenge and cotton fabric. The aim is to provide a platform for creatives and art-preneurs in the fashion industries to showcase their art
Meet the Team
Here are the pioneers and the force behind the Kitenge Festival Annual Event
Nicholas Karanja (MC Nick The Trend)
Nelson Kiptoo Biama (MaxIvan Ke)
Production & Communication
Kitenge Overview & History
Kitenge Fashion Fest and Gala Awards is inspired by the beauty and the versatility of the African Kitenge and cotton fabric. The event is aimed at providing a platform for creative and entrepreneurs in the fashion industry to showcase their art.
This years theme is “Promoting and Empowering MSME's in the spirit of BUY KENYA, BUILD KENYA”
"Through kitenge fashion fest, I have come a long way since, and like to think that I have built a life, a career, and an identity for myself. During this journey, in 2021 I was among the few models who were privileged to be brand ambassadors to Keno Restaurant. It been an amazing experience. So thank ful for kitenge fashion fest and awards."
"Everyone likes to track everyday fashion. Fashion gives designers a chance to be independent in ideas. It boosts confidence in the wearer. Fashion is a form of expression for both the creator and the wearer. It helps people of similar aesthetics to bond. Kitenge Fashion Fest and awards has been an amazing show, it has build me, and my brand to where I am now. I am glad I am associated with Kitenge. Business has been good'"