Slim A. Slim

Born in Tanzania on the 16th of December, 1961.
Started primary school in Zanzibar till standard 5.
Started work at the age of 14 in Dar es Salaam and worked as a shopkeeper until he was 17.

In 1979n he left in search for a better education (after saving enough money from his salary) in Europe. (Italy and then to Greece). In 1980 started job, correspondence English School.

Worked for 5 years till 1986. Moved to Norway and joined adult education for 2 years. Joined technical college for 4 years. Graduated as furniture designer and manufacturer. 1 year practical.
Back to Tanzania in  1995.

Started own business (Freelance designer).
Slim has a wife and five kids. Hobbies: Music-Hip Hop, R&B, taarab, cultural music (traditional)
Ambition: to be in the music industry/continue with fashion industry.


Miss Mona

Born on September 9, 1974. Studied in Norway (Secondary school) High Level street at Drammer City. 1994: Institute of Technical, Oslo Norway.

Graduated in 1994 (diploma) at Breivika Technical specialising on ladies' clothes (4 years) and thereafter, 4 years of Diploma for men designs at Oslo. Won award for Edmond Oslo 1999.

Best designer for males. (Best of 12 designers for men's clothes. Works with her brother Slim for CBM label.