WE ARE AN ETHICALLY DRIVEN FASHION LABEL THAT BELIEVES IN THE POWER OF CREATIVITY AND USING FASHION AND ART AS A PLATFORM TO LAUNCH DIFFERENT SOCIAL PROJECTS THAT INSPIRE, EMPOWER AND CONTRIBUTE TO IMPROVING LIVING CONDITIONS AMONGST UNDERPRIVILEGED COMMUNITIES.
VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING PROGRAMMES INVOLVING FASHION AND FASHION RELATED PROFESSIONS CAN PROMOTE SPECIALIZATION IN THE FIELD AND THE ACHIEVEMENT OF INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS.
FOR THE BENEFIT OF NIGERIA ‘S FASHION INDUSTRY, WE ARE STIMULATING GROWTH BOTH AT A LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL LEVEL WHILE CREATING SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT.
KFI Empowerment Trainings 2015
Kinabuti Fashion Initiative set out to create sustainable development, employment opportunities and empower youth from unpriviledged communities in Lagos state through its vocational and skill acquisition workshop program targeted at training young minds in the art of Tailoring i.e (pattern making), Batik (Tie&dye), Cinematography, and Silk Screening Workshop.
Pattern Making & Tailoring
TRAINING TUTOR: MS FLORIANA BETTI BINDI
OBJECTIVE: Train young girls with basic sewing skills to create the pattern of a dress.
FOCUS: transfer a practical skill and expand their horizon and creativity. After a couple of weeks, the most outstanding ones get offered to be part of the production team of the Kinabuti Rome collection.
Tie Dye & Batik
TRAINING TUTORS: MR PETER FROM OSHOGBO AND HIS ASSISTANTS
OBJECTIVE: showing youths from Orile community the traditional batik and tie & dye techniques.
FOCUS: All their work will be used for the Rome Kinabuti collection presented in Milan in October 2015.
TRAINING TUTORS: FILM DIRECTORS MR MARCELLO PASTONESI ((ilm Directors Mr Marcello Pastonesi (Italy) & Mr Ibrahim Hamzat (Nigeria) with his team
OBJECTIVE: Training the youths of oriel community in the art of cinematography
FOCUS: acquire skills in:
Creative writing and directing
Post production/ non-linear editing
Cleaning up Orile Iganmu,Community.
Kinabuti In collaboration with Telaveras Foundation had about 500 volunteers helping to clean the community of Orile Iganmu. Starting very early in the morning and working for a couple of hours Under challenging conditions. To show our gratitude for their great contribution we gave every volunteer a printed shirt and handed out certificates And of course plenty of refreshments
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