Severine Devailly is a young French fashion designer who was born on the 15th of april 1985.
At only 18, she was in charge of the women and men accessories production for John Galliano for 2 years in Paris. She learned a lot and decided to try things for herself. She then moved to the United Kingdom to improve her English.
Severine Devailly opened her own company in 2007 at only 22, in Kenya. The employees of her company are paid above the minimal rate and she also offers medical insurance, a big help for people living Africa. She also helps people in need and raises money for charity
Her designs are “Euro-Afro”, because of the mix between the “shiny kikoi” material, and a lot of spandex and lycra.
Young, creative and talented, Severine speaks French, English, Italian and a little bit of Kiswahili. Her collections are on sale in Kenya, Nairobi, Watamu, and also online on the internet.