Lifestyle | KenyaBuzz
Filtered by Lizbeth Kariuki

Mixing And Mingling At The Trendy Fashion High Tea 2017

Fashion & Beauty
The Fashion High Tea was a great way to spend a Saturday afternoon. This edition was in support of the Imani’s Children’s Home in Kayole.

The Journey Within: Why You Should Spend an Evening at Tazim Elkington's Open Qorner

Health & Fitness
Open Qorner provides the space to have conversations and open up to different ways of changing deep conditioning, self-limitation and regressive patterns of behavior. This then provides the ground for seeking self-resolutions and creating a different perspective and way to live. The topics we discuss are issues that exist the world over.

So You Want to Begin a Career in Fashion

Fashion & Beauty
Susan Wokabi, Sharon Mundia, Serah Kanyua and Emo Rugene, do these names ring a bell? They have all managed to curve out a niche for themselves in the Kenyan fashion industry. I had the pleasure of attending a forum where they discussed their successes and challenges of being an entrepreneur in the fashion industry.

Fashion meets discounts and family fun at Nairobi Fashion Market

Fashion & Beauty
NFM was back bigger and better with their Spring 2014 edition and everyone wanted in – from the exhibitors to the designers and the general public interested in fashion. “We are expecting between 3,000 to 5,000 people this time around,” mentioned one of the event organizer’s.

And the Oscar goes to… Lupita Nyong’o!

Movie Buzz
And the winner is… Lupita Nyong’o! As the first Kenyan to bring home the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress, we couldn't be prouder of Lupita.

The Emotional Stages of Buying a Smokie

I never imagined that one day I would sit down and write an article about the smokie. But, here I am doing it. If you ask me, the smokie is a phenomenon on its own.

The Age of the Cashless Society: Airtel, VISA and Chase Bank Launch New Card

“It is often said that in Africa, there are more phones than toothbrushes.” Mr. Dougie Henderson, Visa’s Head of Emerging Products and Innovation in Africa reiterated. He was speaking at Airtel Kenya’s launch of the Airtel Money Visa Card. Airtel Kenya partnered with Kenya’s best SME bank; Chase Bank and VISA; the world’s leading payment’s technology company to create a unique Airtel Money debit card.

Fashion High Tea 2014: A devilish blend of haute couture and cuisine

Fashion & Beauty
Everyone wants in for events such as the Fashion High Tea. And why not? You can enjoy decadent desserts, scrumptious food, beer and cocktails while shopping and mingling with the who’s who in Nairobi’s fashion and entertainment scene.

HOT: Matthew McConaughey

Star Profiles
“Well alright, aright, alright…” This is a common phrase you will hear Matthew McConaughey utter with his beautiful Southern-American accent, and if you are lucky you might catch him playing his favorite instrument: the bongos.

Hollywood’s Most Stylish Newcomer is Kenyan

Fashion & Beauty , Trending Topics
Brands such as the Italian Miu Miu have already scooped her up to run in their Spring/Summer fashion campaign, and with good reason; the woman is stunning.

Paging All Nairobian Foodie’s

Food & Drink
The Nairobi Restaurant Week, that will be running from January 30th to February 6th 2014 will be in celebration of Kenya’s 50 years of independence. There are over 50 restaurants participating in the restaurant week, and the entire list can be found at

Barely a Comedy Knockout: Grudge Match Review

Movie Reviews
If you loved movies such as The Bucket List or Soul Men, then you may like Grudge Match. Perhaps the movie was not as good as the other two, but it has a similar concept of taking two matured actors and placing them in roles where their characters revisit their past careers with the hopes of making a comeback.

‘Pretty Little Liars’ Review

Series Reviews
“Two can keep a secret because one of them is dead.” One of the best teenage drama shows around.

HOT: Terrence Jenkins

Star Profiles
You have probably seen him hosting 106&Park on BET or maybe presenting E! News on E! Entertainment, but did you know Terrence Jenkins is a total mama’s boy? Terrence J, as he is referred to now, owes much of his success to his mum, and even wrote about her in his book.

Just Another Black Movie: Black Nativity Review

Movie Reviews
There are just some movies that are meant to go straight to DVD. Black Nativity does capture some elements about Christmas and evokes a deep spiritual mood, however the script was a bit wanting.

Taking a Leap with Veep: The Review

Series Reviews
“Has the President called?” A common line uttered by fictional American Vice President Selina Meyer every time she steps into her office. She always expects to find that the President called her, but always receives the same answer; “No”.

‘Girls’ Review

Series Reviews
In the first episode we are already transported into the problematic and dysfunctional life of Lena Dunham’s Hannah Horvath, a self-absorbed and spoilt only-child.

So You Buy Second-Hand Clothes: Make them Look New

Fashion & Beauty
Owning up to the fact that you shop for second-hand clothes is not something you would do openly and audaciously.