Style Profile: Lu Mabusi
Today we are featuring 18-year-old model Lu Mabusi, a Congolese American from Jacksonville, FL. In addition to modeling and vlogging on his Youtube channel "Get With Lu," Lu produced a graphic tee collection called Delucollect. Lu’s goal is to represent gay men of color that look like him. Follow Lu on Tumblr for more looks.
Briggs & Al's Run & Walk 2013 (Thrift Store) Top / Faded Glory Pants (He did the distressing and other cool details himself) / Vans shoes / Ebay Gold necklaces / Name Plated African Yarn Necklace & Bracelet Handmade from Congo
Where did you grow up & where do you live now?
I grew up in Jacksonville, FL and currently reside in the same place.
How do you think your friends would define your style?
Edgy with a dash of thrifty sophistication
What’s your favorite item in your wardrobe?
My denim jacket(s)
What’s your biggest style challenge?
To stop buying the same style of clothing, just in different colors!
Who’s your style icon?
Myself, as cocky as that sounds, I’m always looking to improve my sense of style to top whatever I was doing before.
Photographer: Jisalez Tiana