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Designer Yokoo Gibraan Entices Followers with Goofball Images

By: Meghan Young - Published: • References: instagram & refinery29
Gaining a following of nearly 70 thousand followers on Instagram is an impressive feat that many people wish they could emulate; Atlanta-based Yokoo Gibraan shows that one way to achieve such a success story is through minimalist, quirky imagery that stimulate the imagination while tickling people's sense of humor. Yokoo Gibraan is the founder of Yokoo Scarves & Accessories, which sells on Etsy, who shows the world how creative her mind is through her Instagram account.

Whether taking goofball portraits, often with her own wares, or creating personable still life imagery with coffee cups, foliage and more, Yokoo Gibraan is a personality that will attract many. Refinery 29 points out how her "aesthetic is seemingly contradictory--incorporating both kooky and minimalist elements," yet she makes it work. Stats for Quirky Minimalist Instragrammers Trending: This Year & Popular
Traction: 1,545 clicks in 28 w
Interest: 0.7 minutes
Concept: Yokoo Gibraan
Related: 88 examples / 68 photos
Segment: Neutral, 12-55
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