How to wear African Fashion Prints

1. Pair with solids The easiest way to Rock African Print fashions is to pair a bold print with a coordinating solid piece. 2. Pair with coordinating print A less safe way to wear prints is to pair different prints together. This can be tricky, although can be done successfully. Check out these ladies. 3. Same Print top and bottom…
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Stephanie Atieno at the DC Africa Festival 2014

We recently participated in the DC Africa festival in Washington DC. This event was a great kick off to the Africa Leaders’ Summit in DC where President Barack Obama welcomed leaders from fifty African states to a three-day summit. Check out our video documenting the event: [youtube=http://youtu.be/DwHs20JjqIU] Music by the talented Wayna!
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Behind the Scene of the Power Collection Photoshoot

In 2013 I traveled from my NJ home to Nairobi, Kenya. The goal was to organize the large scale production of the first collection for my new company and to have our first photoshoot for the Power Collection. As a budding entrepreneur it was really my first time organizing this type of event. It was so much work and so…
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Your Self-Care Tag

Have you ever looked at the care tag of blouse or dress right before you tossed it in the washer only to see that it reads “Dry Clean Only”, then thank yourself for reading the tag and put the blouse in the dry-cleaning pile? Why is it that we so willingly comply with the instructions in how we keep our…
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Introducing Stephanie Atieno

“Atieno is all about fusion of fashion, function and heritage” My name is Stephanie Atieno. I was born in the States however, my parents both emigrated from Kenya, East Africa and raised me in a rich and diverse culture. After finishing college and graduate school I started working in a corporate environment and that’s how this all began… You see, I…
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