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Noir Lover & Sustainable Fashion

Adele Dejak, Adele Dejak Lifestyle, Ethical Fashion, ethos, Sustainable fashion, XmasBoX 2015 | No Comments

Hello team Adele! Our Noir Lover campaign is running really well so far. In the next couple of weeks, we will be describing the essence of the Noir Lover. The Noir Lover style, the brands the Noir Lover indulges in, the things the Noir Lover likes and loves and many more. Today we focus on Sustainable fashion. Sustainable fashion refers to a product that is created and produced with consideration to the environment and the social impact it may have throughout its total life span. It involves the design processes, sourcing of material and the manufacturing of all your fashionable items which…

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Noir Lover in Nairobi

Adele Dejak, Adele Dejak Lifestyle, fashion, Nairobi, Our trips, Uncategorized | No Comments

Greetings Team Adele! It is our hope you are doing well. Here at the AD headquarters, we are excited for the upcoming couple of weeks. Why? We will be making some trips to attend a few events and fairs globally. These events are to showcase the brand and also to be a representation of other African luxury fashion brands to the global market. Each week, we will be making a surprise announcement of the country we will be stopping over at and what we will be up to. Stay tuned on our journey that we have dubbed ‘Noir Lover’. Join our…

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Brass and Aluminium Care

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Happy new week team Adele! As you know, most of our accessories are made from recyclable brass and aluminium and one of the most common questions we get asked by our clients, is how to clean and polish their brass and aluminium accessories. This is a quick post just to enlighten you on how you can go about ensuring your Adele Dejak pieces maintain their sheen. BRASS: 
Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc and will naturally tarnish when exposed to oxygen. Some people like the patina of tarnished brass and the tarnish is actually a protective layer for…

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Fashion Friday Recap

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Happy new week Team Adele! We are still recuperating from the eventful weekend that was. We had our show at the Brew Bistro on friday night, themed Noir Lover, and it was a great success! We had a great team of models to work with, a super-talented makeup artist, Rose, and of course the Brew Bistro team who did their best to ensure we were comfortable. Thank you all for the great turn out and even greater support. See below the Noir Lover narrative in the form of pictures >>                   PS/- All items…

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Fashion Friday at the Brew Bistro

Adele Dejak, boutiques, event, exhibition, fashion show, jewellery, Kenya, pop up | No Comments

It is all about Fashion at the Brew Bistro and Lounge this and every Friday night. Every friday, the Brew Bistro conducts a fashion event which features fabulous designers, fashion cocktails and pop-up boutiques. So far there have been 19 shows with Adele Dejak making the 20th this Friday. Since the beginning of March, the Brew Bistro has been giving Kenyan and even international brands the platform to showcase their respective designs. Brands such as AfroStreet Kollections, House of Dishol, Shiyenze and many other authentic kenyan brands have been recognised and showcased at the Brew Bistro. We were very excited to have received…

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AMANDLA – a capsule collection

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In just a few days our new and exciting capsule collection “Amandla”, will be released. Amandla which in Zulu means power, encourages us to embrace our inner powers, to be strong and radiate like stars. Be power. This is something so important in a continent which has suffered so much, yet always had the strength to rise above and shine.   The collection has been designed by our London College of Fashion intern Amanda Jeneby in collaboration with Adele Dejak. Amanda who has been interning with the brand from the beginning of June, has created a collection inspired by her experience…

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Amanda Jeneby

Adele Dejak, Adele Dejak Lifestyle, behind the scenes, Collaborators, design, design process, designers | One Comment

In the busy month of June, we hosted a design intern here at the Adele Dejak headquarters in Kiambu. Her name is Amanda Jeneby and she stayed with us for the month designing a capsule collection in collaboration with our creative director Adele. Amanda is from the London College of Fashion and was an enthusiastic member of the team for the short while that she was with us. We sat down to ask her a few questions about her time here: AD: Tell us about your experience here with us this past month Amanda: I have had an amazing experience at Adele…

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Pop-up Shop at the Blankets & Wine

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The second installation of the Blankets & Wine comes to us this July 10th at the Ngong Racecourse. This time, Grammy-winning British singer, songwriter, producer and actress Estelle is the headlining act. Estelle is dabbled in various genres including R&B, soul, reggae, grime and hip hop to produce global hits including “American Boy”, “Come on Over” and “Conqueror”. Rounding out the musical performances are Blankets & Wine Founder and fierce femcee, Muthoni the Drummer Queen, the sultry Sage and soulful Jarel. Also happening at the festival are live sketches, flower crowns, the highly popular Silent Disco and fashion pop-up stores, of which we will…

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Adele Dejak at the BizBaz Crafts Fair

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We are gearing up towards the BizBaz Crafts Fair this coming weekend! BizBaz (also known as Bizarre Bazaar) Crafts Fair Festivals are held twice a year every year here in Nairobi in the months of June and November. It is an open air event held in the beautiful Karura Forest featuring contemporary and traditional craft, art and services from some of the best African and International craft-preneurs and importers. This weekend's fair will be a two day affair, offering a great shopping atmosphere, with loads of activities for the whole family. There will also be a food court and live entertainment....
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Our Brand Influencers

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Good day everyone! It is our hope that you are having a fruitful and fashionable week. First of all we would like to thank everyone who took their time to visit our stand at the FAFA Neighbourhood Market this past weekend. As always, it was a pleasure getting to serve you. This post is just to mention some of our popular brand influencers. The following two ladies have been avid Adele Dejak fans for a while and wear our pieces with such poise so of course we jumped at the opportunity to work and collaborate with them. First off we…

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