Uyo Okebie-Eichelberger exudes infectious, megawatt energy. Behind the glam style and can’t-miss mane is an intuitive and innovative CEO who saw a void in the maternity market and launched two successful fashion lines. This mother of two handles the challenges of her many roles with grace and the highest heels she can find.
CEO and founder of Made With Love Brands, which includes You! Lingerie and Preggo Leggings for pregnant women and new moms (sold online and through retail stores like Nordstrom)
Your style in three words
Edgy. Girlie. Stand-out. I love being noticed!
Color or neutrals
I love black, but if you look at my closet right now, there’s also a sea of color. Depends on my mood.
Heels or flats
Heels—all the time. Although, I have to say: I am loving comfy Golden Goose sneakers right now.
If I were a cocktail
Champagne all day
If I were a destination
New or Vintage?
Becoming by Michelle Obama and Crushing It! by Gary Vaynerchuk. I’m usually reading an autobiography and something business-oriented at the same time. I am always on the go, so I’m an audiobook type of girl.
Celebrity style crush
Naomi Campbell, of course. Beyoncé. Kanye.
Google Analytics. The businesswoman in me cannot live without it. It gives me a snapshot of my stores at any point in time.
This article appears in our August 2019 issue.