Our celebrity style of the week is Igee Okafor. He was born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria. He is a prominent fashion lover. He is the Editor, and Founder of www.igeeokafor.com, the Lifestyle Blog. he has a keen interest in fashion, music, travel, and food. Before venturing into lifestyle and fashion, he started out wanting to do theatre but his love for fashion style pave way for him.
According to him, he started out life in Lagos, spending about 14 years before he traveled out seeking educational opportunity. This allowed him to experience culture in Paris, and Spain, he moved to Hampton, Virginia to further the learning experience. In 2013, he moved to New York City to attend St. John’s University where he studied Business, and Marketing.
Igee has secured successful collaborations with some of the industry’s most respected tastemakers, including MR PORTER, GQ, Todd Snyder, Timex, Netflix, Gap, East Dane, Express, Stella Artois, Stacy Adams, and Daniel Wellington. he has also been interviewed and featured for his personal style on Forbes, The New York Times, Huffington Post Canada, GQ Spain, Fader Magazine, Hypebeast, Fashionista, Pause Magazine, and Topman
Igee is highly regarded in the menswear industry on Instagram (@igeeokafor), he has active followers who draw style inspiration from him. He opened his Instagram account in 2011, shortly after he started his menswear blog. he was quite consistent sharing weekly/daily looks, other fashion blogger started sharing them and he began sharing more of his daily life which he does till this very moment.
His fashion sense is worthy to be noted because he has contributed his fair share to the industry. So today, he has merited our celebrity style of the week spot.
Why is Igee our CSOTW?
He’s one of the few menswear influencers who have this trait. He has a simple lifestyle plus he dresses really simple but very elegant. He infuses his lifestyle into his mode of dressing and that has turned out super great. For example, He could be wearing a short and a shirt in a very stylish way. He understands what works for him and we give him kudos for that.
Without a beautiful smile, your outfit is almost incomplete. His smile complements whatever outfit he chose to wear. Often time, he’s always smiling and that shows happiness from within. Smiling often is a healthy lifestyle and it radiates all over him. He definitely loves what he’s doing and we can’t love him any less for those beautiful smile.
There’s a synergy between style and photography. It obvious he has a thing for photography because he’s mostly with the lens. He has taken beautiful pictures with those lenses and it reflected his personality the more.
Igee is very appealing to the eyes, from his smile to his smart outfit down to his body movement shows he’s fashionable. Many would agree that almost everything looks good on him, either he’s on business formal, business casual or just a casual outfit, he’s killing it and he never falls short of expectation.
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