FIT’s campus spans one NYC block and meets fashion from corner to corner.
I decided it was time student street style was showcased on a wider basis. This past week it was Hawwaa Ibrahim’s mix of colors and prints on a Thursday morning that caught my eye. Check it out below.
Name: Hawwaa Ibrahim
Major: Fashion Design
Hometown: Mankato, Minnesota
Q1: How would you describe your personal style?
“I believe my personal style is super whimsical, bright, and happy.”
Q2: Who is your style role model/style inspiration?
“Marina, formerly known as Marina and the Diamonds. She’s also very bright and has a fun, independent personality that I’ve always been attracted to. Plus, her music is incredible.”
Q3: Where are key pieces from your outfit from?
“Forever 21 (Jacket), Self-made/designed (Shirt), Old Navy (Pants), Steve Madden (Shoes).”
Q4: What is your favorite trend at the moment?
“Right now, it’s the colors yellow and green. They’re everywhere and I love it so much. Even when it’s gone, I’ll still love them to pieces.”
Q5: Least favorite trend?
“I’m not a big fan of fringe. It’s just not my style.“
Q6: What is your favorite fall item you cannot wait to break out?
“Coats in general are the cutest. I can’t wait to actually wear all of them. Especially faux fur coats.”
Q7: Favorite beauty look?
“Over the top, borderline Drag Queen realness.”