Steven Onoja was born and raised in Nigeria in 1989. He now resides where fashion reigns king.
At a tender age he discovered his love for art, and immediately started developing an interest toward painting. He worked in a gallery developing his skills, and later completed several art competitions. Now residing in New York City with the explosion of menswear and art, his craft is providing stylistic vision from an urban perspective. He appreciates effortless style and loves to connect with creative individuals.
He is currently a visual storyteller and writer. As a director, he also works very closely with Nigerian musician Adekunle Gold to sharpen brand identity, develop creative concepts, and enhance the visual experience.
Since the inception of Steven's first brand, Ostentation and Style, Steven has worked with top brands like Ralph Lauren, Fossil, Joseph Abboud, Gillette, Hugo Boss, Shea Moisture, Tissot, Amazon and many more.
Today Steven has grown to be a source of inspiration to many readers worldwide.
Steven is motivated by everyday life, culture, and fashion. He has a great appreciation of all aspects of design. His passion, experiences, ideas, and perspectives are shared through his brand. He hopes to uplift others and contribute to culture as a whole. To better not only ourselves, but the lives and efforts of those around us. He was always encouraged by family and friends to pursue his career. His goal is to be a positive figure that people can turn to for inspiration while fulfilling their own dreams. Everyone has their own unique style and personal touch to share with the world.
Among other accolades, Steven has been featured in magazines such as GQ Street Style, Details, Dandy Lion, Tales of Endearment, Men in This Town, Ebony and Men’s Style Australia Magazine, and has been interviewed in New York Magazine's 'look book' section.