Who Is Emmanuel Okoro?
Emmanuel Okoro is the Nigerian designer of British Prime Minister, Theresa May’s jacket.
Here are some things to know about the young man.
Emmanuel Okoro, the creative director of Emmy Kasbit a contemporary unisex wear brand. This young designer is one that continues to show a great level of consistency with his brand.
The brand Emmy Kasbit was born in 2013, but didn’t immediately begin to make a name for itself until the release of the collection “The Definition” in 2014 which showed the world a whole new creative side to Emmanuel Okoro. Since then, the brand has grown immensely boasting of a strong clientele and showcasing at some of the biggest fashion shows in Africa.
Emmy Kasbit showcased at the South African Menswear Fashion Week in 2016 and 2017, he was also featured at number 8th on the BlackNBold Young Designers list of 2016, emerged as one of the top 5 finalists for Lagos Fashion & Design Week Fashion Focus 2017 and had a great showcase at the fashion week.
His collection shown at the HLFDW 2017 runway was one of the most vibrant and innovative uses of traditional Igbo fabric Akwete which catapulted him right into the circle of champions.
Yemi Alade in Custom-Made Emmy Kasbit
His list of famous clientele includes Denola Grey, Munachi Abi, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Flavour, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Beverly Naya, Denola Grey, Zinkata, Lola Oj, Uti Nwachukwu, Jon Ogah, Yemi Alade and many more.
Source : https://www.nairaland.com/4705977/meet-emmanuel-okoro-emmy-kasbit