by Muthoni Kimani
February 22, 2021
Elsa Majimbo, a Social media influencer and self-proclaimed professional bragger, is one of the youngest successful Kenyan comedians, being recognized globally by Rihanna, Snoop Dogg, and now Valentino Garavani.
Elsa has landed several deals, including being an ambassador for MAC cosmetics. She has also bagged an ambassadorial role with Rihanna’s Fenty, where she showcases the brand’s glasses in every shade.
Additionally, days ago, she posted herself wearing Valentino on the cover of Teen Vogue, an American online publication, which includes stories about fashion and celebrities. Days later, she landed a new deal with Valentino, an Italian luxury fashion house founded in 1960 by Valentino Garavani.
She wrote on her page ; “ I am SO proud and excited to announce my entry into high fashion with an upcoming collaboration with @maisonvalentino!!!!! my team has worked so hard on this and I can’t wait to share more details!”
Valentino also announced on their page to confirm Elsa’s collaboration with them;
“It’s Elsa’s world, we’re just living in it. Valentino is proud to announce a special project with writer, actor, and comedian Elsa Majimbo (@ElsaAngel19), culminating into a soon-to-be-released collaboration. Stay tuned to find out more. ElsaxValentino.”
Elsa is a student of journalism from Strathmore University Nairobi. She has been posting monologues since 2016 but had stopped until 2019. Her monologue videos went viral during the COVID-19 lockdown.
Keep winning Elsa!