FAFA 2014 outfit


Happy Madaraka day !


This is the outfit I designed to wear at the Fashion for Peace show.I pretty much incorporated trends that I love and made them work together in one look ; Tulle skirts, double off the shoulder tops and bold lips.






My friend and colleague Wambui also attended the event dressed in a tulle skirt, hey… I guess great minds think alike !

I used 5 meters of a stiffer tulle fabric. I have done tulle skirts before, but they were never puffy enough, the trick here is using a stiffer tulle, sometimes known as stiff net.


2014_4 _ 31I love doing my make-up, I had to share with you my favorite lipstick of the moment, It is called Black cherry by Milani.

There is a beauty wholesale shop on Kimathi street that sells Milani lispticks ! just next to beauty options.



I really loved my outfit and most importantly, I felt comfortable, chic and elegant in it.


My clear clutch from Gojane was definitely one of my best accessories of the night.

I was so busy working that I did not manage to take pictures with my camera .  Asante to my friends from Heenie Photography and eye-con photography for these pictures.

For pictures from the fashion show and to know more about FAFA check them out here

My shoes are from Angelo at the Junction Mall.

Belt is from Woolworths Yaya centre , same one worn here

I bought my fabric from Memsaab fabric shop, Corner plaza Westlands

Have a fab week !





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  • For the umpteenth time,you looked absolutely stunning. WambuiThimba too:)Now please do a tulle skirt with more volume I would love to see that.


    • Stylebysilvia

      I have been thinking about that….. I willl …

  • Ace

    it was nice meeting you 🙂

    • Stylebysilvia

      nice meeting you too

  • Debrah Faustyn Love

    God YES!! It looks like a dress and its SO FRESH!!

    • Stylebysilvia

      it does look like a dress ! most people thought it was. asante

  • muthoni wangari

    i want that tulle skirt and the perspex clutch. you looked totally gorge and your makeup is so on point. you top the list of best dressed so far from among the photos i have seen

    • Stylebysilvia

      awwww thank you dear

  • Phenominal Woman

    I’m i the only one who thinks Wambui..your friend has a Solange look on this photo??…You’re all looking goooood! I should try out the tulle skirt..where do i get it though?

  • Emma

    Your make up is spot on! The out fit too!

    • Stylebysilvia

      thank you Emma

  • Rebecca Mwangi

    oh i saw you on teen republic..
    *hides coz am too old to be watchin teen Tv.. hehe *..
    It was good to see the outfit alive…. good job!!

  • Wairimu Murigi

    Loved your outfit totally..

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