By Baraka Muli.
In efforts to grow KICOTEC’s innovativeness and resourcefulness, the company is working closely with Penny Winter – a designer with a vast experience in Kenya’s fashion industry and inspiring the international market for years.
The design and product developer links highly-skilled artisans to international luxury markets.
Her extensive local network and thoughtful design sensibility, paired with her production of world-class garments place her in a unique position to consult and actualize ambitious high-fashion designs.
The designer’s products have been previously worn by Lupita Nyong’o, Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey among other world celebrities.
Penny’s working with KICOTEC factory employees will breathe life to new products and presents a wide breadth of knowledge in pattern cutting, construction and styling at the manufacturing factory.
The *factory is better placed to inspire new samples of products, Men’s wear, develop new wears and reach the international markets through locally designed garments.