CNN Coverage of Mataano 

Inside Africa


Meet the two Somali twin sisters behind the up-and-coming Mataano fashion line, Ayaan & Idyl Mohallim.The two Somali women are making a splash in the New York fashion scene, designing a range of clothes that take their inspiration from Africa and beyond.

Refinery29 Follows Mataano Designers 


The Other 9-To-5


As designers and entrepreneurs, Ayaan and Idyl Mohallim's day doesn't end at five on the dot. The identical twins behind 5-year-old label Mataano spend most of their time draping and sketching, but what we don't see is that a lot of the magic actually happens after-hours. So much so, that their day really starts when the sun goes down