A Maasai artisan beading in Kenya. © Louis Nderi

MIMCO

MIMCO is an Australian accessories brand with over 100 stores across Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. MIMCO and the Ethical Fashion Initiative have partnered for the first time in 2014 and since have produced three different accessory collections with Kenyan artisans part of Ethical Fashion Artisans Ltd. For each collection MIMCO has created design which feature a rich variety of locally available skills including screen-printing, beading, leather and sewing skills. MIMCO sells their “Made in Kenya” collections both in stores and online.

With each collection, MIMCO continues to provide fairly paid jobs to marginalised Kenyan communities, empower women and support capacity building. Learn about MIMCO’s positive impact.