THAT MANE IN WHOSE OFFICE?

Last year, I read this article by Kurly Kichana about official wear in Kenya, and it got me thinking, if Kenyan organizations interpret official wear as matchy-matchy suit, how will they handle natural hair?

Let me explain

With the natural hair revolution going on, people are learning ways to handle and appreciate their hair. From what I see/ have seen growing up,  few Kenyans have this kind of hair

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Most of us, have hair that naturally looks something like this and boy! is it a job on its own!

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Most offices in Nairobi Kenya, allow casual wear on Fridays. What if in additional to your casual wear, you feel like going casual on your head too and instead of this,

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you feel more of this

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Do you think your office can handle/allow it? What do you think would happen?

images from: http://blackgirllonghair.com/ and http://naturalbelle.tumblr.com/

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