DusitD2 Nairobi: The Pod

Hello Loves, I hope you’re well. This week I got to review DusitD2 Nairobi  which is a boutique hotel on 14th Riverside drive, Nairobi that boasts of well known brands like Soko, Soi, Zing Lounge and Bar, The Rouge Deck among others. And today I thought i’d share The Pod with you….. The Pod is…

Review: Park Inn by Radisson

Hello Loves, Happy Friday!!!!  Let’s get right to it…. If you have been around Waiyaki way Westlands area, then you must have noticed a tall dark building with the writing Park Inn by Radisson written at the top corner of the building. This is the new hotel by the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. It’s the new hotel…

Tread and Sisal: Kenyan Ottoman

Hey Loves, Hope you’re having a wonderful week…. And I’m here to brighten it up more. I love ottomans! They’re multi purpose; from being a footstool, coffee table or even extra storage space you can’t go wrong with an ottoman. So I found the lovely people at Tread and Sisal who bring a lovely twist…

Review : Nyama Mama, Delta Branch

Color, Authenticity and Creativity are the words that popped into my mind when I walked into the Delta branch of Nyama Mama restaurant at Delta Towers Westlands. The brown hues with hints of black here and there combined with red and the golden lamps illuminating brightly across the space will make you feel like moving…

My Favourite Room : Manon Naramatisho

Hello Loves, How’s the Monday going? Hope well, if not then I hope this cheers you up. When I saw Manon’s story wall I knew there was a story there… at least a story in the making and she proved me right. Not only did the wall have a story to tell; it had history….

Julita Bhagat: My Top 5 Public Spaces

Hey Loves, How are you? I know we haven’t spoken from last year but I hope all is well. I hope you enjoyed the holidays and are ready for something great. Today Julita Bhagat who is amazing and creative with interior design is going to to let us know her five top public spaces. I…

Sally Shomba: My Top 5 Interior /Architecture Picks

Hey Loves, Hope you’re doing great.Today I thought you’d have a break from me and asked my good friend Sally Shomba to take over. I hope you enjoy. When Brenda asked me to write on my top 5 buildings in both the architecture and interior sense, the first thought that crossed my mind was …How?…

Taking stock One

Hey Loves, Happy Friday! I hope you guys are having an amazing time as December starts. And since the year is coming to an end I thought we could do a taking stock of sorts.   Most of you know the blog is called Frankie & Bren and you don’t know why… Well, here’s why…..

Interview : The White Elephant Trading Company

Antique furniture is hard to find and most times you’re duped into buying furniture that’s not worth your money and troubles. But worry no more the amazing people at The White Elephant Trading Co. got you covered. They have delightful pieces that fill your heart with so much joy. I got to talk to Chris…

TwoxFour : The Moja Pod

Hello Loves, New week and new things to create so let’s get into it. 🙂 What would you do if you wanted a great working space  be it an office, studio or a home away from home and you had land to build it on but limited cash? Or maybe you want to move away…

My Favorite Room: Franklin Saiyalel

Great work spaces have been known to have an effect on us, the better the ambiance the better your mood when working. You are less stressed, inspired and comfortable to produce the best work you can. And that’s exactly what Franklin Saiyalel’s – popularly known as Kenyan Stylista – work space is 1)Share the journey…

Wall Stickers/ Wall Tattoos

Hello Lovelies, It’s been a few quiet weeks from us and I know you’re wondering what went wrong. Well, we needed a break to figure out the path we’re taking and forge the way forward. But we’re back ! So let’s get to it 🙂 Sometimes you want to change the appearance of your walls…