Mary Muhindi, collection
My collection draws inspiration from vibrant African prints, celebrating bold African women who proudly display their vibrancy. Designed specifically for traditional wedding occasions, the collection is meant for bridesmaids. It showcases the use of Ankara and sheer fabrics, promoting the importance of preserving and maintaining cultural values in African countries through their clothing.
The designs feature a mix of knee-length and maxi dresses, with symmetrical patterns creating a modern and elegant look. The dresses incorporate various design details such as V-necklines, wrap bodices, bare backs with wraps, off-shoulder styles, bell sleeves, cap sleeves, and butterfly sleeves. These thoughtful details ensure both elegance and comfort for women of all body types.
The collection empowers women to feel bold and elegant, encouraging them to appreciate their unique looks and body figures without any shame. It exemplifies the notion that women should embrace their individuality and cultural heritage with pride and confidence.
As a final year student at The Technical University of Kenya, I am pursuing a Diploma in Technology in Fashion Design. I am currently undertaking my final attachment before graduation. My passion for fashion is unwavering, and I am fully committed to achieving success in this field.