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Nkatha Mary Karauri

Nairobi, Kenya

Statistician,Researcher, Fashion Creative Director

Member since April 07, 2010

Ihsani is the new ethnicity - and I am its Design/Creative Director

Our vision: To re-work and re-instate beauty and dignity in the fashion industry in Kenya through investment in sme tailors, innovative design, simplicity of technique, excellence of service and faith in the intrinsic beauty of all people created by God

Ethical fashion: The shoes and handbags made by Ihsani Culture House use recycled leather and tyre materials. The people who work on the shoes run their own businesses - contracts are negotiated.

Clothing is tailored by graduates of the Seed of Hope centre in Nairobi and other SME tailors.

My Blog / View all (5) Blog Posts

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As the idea for I AM developed, it turned into the STAMP Collection.

A t shirt design that had its...

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Project10 – Calling 2010 Graduates!

Communication, Communication Design

Posted May 27, 2010
By Kate Andrews

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My Work Samples / View all (6) Work Samples

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  1. UNRISD (UN Research Institute for Social Development) - Poverty Reduction and Policy Regimes research.

2.DevEd - Developing Eduation: Empowering Communities through relevant Education...

Ihsani Culture HOUSE- "The new ethnicity"

Contact Nkatha Mary Karauri
Face book: Ihsani Culture

My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design