Style Icons: Ian Connor

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IAN CONNOR

“I like to fuck, I like to shop, and I like to create. I’m not trying to be clichéd like ‘life is so, there’s so much to it just, like, live it"

Ian Connor is a millennial icon a stylist, model and influencer he is a product of today's computer based society the inspiration behind today's urban streetwear fashion culture. The New Jersey native harnessed the raw energy of american streetwear and fused it with his own rebellious style creating a potent urban fashion aesthetic. You can see his influence in the look and style of many of  today's biggest rappers.

It was no surprise that fashion forward Harlem based hip hop super group Asap Mobb enlisted him into their ranks. His look has been a fashion staple replicated the world over the streets of London, New York, Paris and Milan are filled with people inspired by his image. His has worked with and with Virgil Abloh and Kanye West two the biggest names in Fashion.

Ian Connor has had a turbulent year facing multiple accusations of rape which has damage his public image, but Ian still receives support from influential public figures like Asap Rocky and Kylie Jenner. Whether you love him or hate him his talent can not be denied he is a fashion artist and creative genius he lives reathes eats and sleeps fashion.

Style analysis: Ian's style is complex but gives off an effortless simplicity that only truly stylish individuals can achieve. He is a fashion artist weaving hip hop, skateboard and punk rock cultural elements into creative inventive outfits that suit his look and body type. 

Check out Ian's interview with Outpump below

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Cover Image credit: AKIHARU ICHIKAWA / HYPEBEAST

Video produced by Outpump

Words by Gideon Asibi


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