Outfits by Kolakisa fashion brand from Turkana at NDW2023

Apply to be a Vendor at NDW2024 market

Submission Deadline: December 15th, 2023


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We invite all makers to be a part of the festival's vibrant market, where you will showcase and sell your creations. Whether you craft jewelry, fashion, home decor, or any other product, we want you to be a part of this unforgettable event.

Submission Deadline: December 15th, 2023

We encourage early submissions from applicants, to create room for further discussions about your proposed projects.

Design Market Dates

The market will take place from 9am-4pm on two weekends:

Saturday & Sunday (9&10th March)

And Saturday & Sunday (16&17th March)


  • As a vendor, you will have the opportunity to showcase your products and services to a diverse audience.
  • You will receive space, tables and chairs appropriate to the package you’ve selected.
  • You will connect with other vendors, network, and potentially gain new customers.
  • Your work will be promoted across our social media platforms and website.
  • You will get an information board about your work, that you get to keep after the festival.
  • You will be featured on our website and linked on the festival page.
  • You will get a VIP pass.
  • You will receive tickets for friends and family.


The festival attracted:

400+ participants

3000+ attendees

100,000+ online reach

The festival audience is:

20% LSM 1-4

40% LSM 5-7

40% LSM 8-10

Each weekend had approximately 1000 attendees in 2023


We will have the marketplace open for two weekends -** 9&10th** and 16&17th. We invite you to participate in either one weekend (2 days), or both weekends(4 days).

Please note that we do not offer single day participation. For one weekend either 9/10th or 16/17th (2 days)

Single Space

1 table + 2 chairs & tablecloth

You pay: KES 24000

Double space

2 tables + 3 chairs & tablecloth

you pay: KES36000

Triple space

3 tables + 4 chairs & tablecloth

You pay: KES 48000


We will offer overnight storage; additional storage will be charged.

Do not hesitate to write to us via email festival@nairobidesignweek.com if you have any questions

Check out or Vendor FAQ's . Article Last Updated Nov 13th ,2023