GALLERY: Kenya's plus-size fashion week celebrates curvy bodies

A model gets final adjustments back stage before participating in a plus size fashion show in Nairobi, Kenya, 7 October 2017. Photo: REUTERS/Baz Ratner
A model poses on the catwalk during a plus size fashion show in Nairobi, Kenya, October 7, 2017. Photo: REUTERS/Baz Ratner
Models pose on the catwalk during a plus size fashion show in Nairobi, Kenya, 7 October 2017. Photo: REUTERS/Baz Ratner
A model poses on the catwalk during a plus size fashion show in Nairobi, Kenya, October 7, 2017. Photo: Picture taken October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
A makeup artist applies makeup to a model before a plus size fashion show in Nairobi, Kenya, 7 October 2017. Photo: REUTERS/Baz Ratner

NAIROBI - Plus Fabulosity, a Kenyan company, organised its annual plus-size fashion week on Saturday in Nairobi.

The event aims to provide a forum for plus sized people in Nairobi to shop from designers participating in the event and for stakeholders to network within the fashion industry according to the Plus Fabulosity website.

READ: Thick Leeyonce slams body shamer & social media loved it

Designers, models, and consumers gathered together at the Dusit D2 International Hotel in Nairobi to celebrate body diversity in the fashion world.

The organisers also aimed to bridge the gap between the fashion designers and the plus size community.
 

 

 

 

 

Additional reporting Reuters

Discussion Policy

eNCA.com would like to send you push notifications.
Notifications can be turned off any time in your browser settings.
You have been registered for browser notifications