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

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A model poses on the catwalk during a plus size fashion show in Nairobi, Kenya, October 7, 2017.

A model poses on the catwalk during a plus size fashion show in Nairobi, Kenya, October 7, 2017.

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A model poses on the catwalk during a plus size fashion show in Nairobi, Kenya, October 7, 2017.

A model poses on the catwalk during a plus size fashion show in Nairobi, Kenya, October 7, 2017.

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.

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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.