At some point, Kenyans took to social media wondering who is the face behind the impeachable dressing of the Iron lady, Martha Karua’s nickname.
But finally, the Narc-Kenya leader has revealed the face behind her stunning African Kitenge dresses.
In a video that has since gone viral, Karua disclosed that Flo Masinde who has a shop within Nairobi Central Business District has been her longtime tailor.
“My long-time tailor, Flo Masinde. who has made many of my outfits.” Karua said.
In the video, Flo who is seen taking measurements of Karua at her shop in the city discouraged Kenyans against the importation of cloth saying Kenyan manufacturing has the best to offer in terms of quality fabrics.
“This is vertex so people need to reconsider and forget about the imported if you import the fabric at least get it made in Kenya,” Masinde said.
The revelation that the Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya coalition party presidential running mate wears locally made outfits comes on the backdrop of a heated debate over the plan to control the importation of second-hand clothes popularly known as Mitumba.
Some Kenyans praised her for believing in the buy Kenya build Kenya which is one of the talking points of the Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya manifesto.
“Meet Martha Karua’s tailor Flo Masinde. Azimio- OKA running Martha Karua leading by example as we advocate for buy Kenya build Kenya.” KANU women congress said in a Twitter post.
“Martha Karua is synonymous with using. She is making wearing kitenge look so easy on almost every occasion.” Bernard a random Twitter user said