The Essence of Style



Style by Kingsley can make you Fall in love with YOU again.  Owner, Joy Kingsley-Ibeh helps women and men remain fashionably relevant, get noticed, and make the lasting impact they desire.  In today’s fast paced world, where your audience’s attention is lost in the blink of an eye, we help revitalize your personal and/or professional brand thereby boosting confidence and happiness.  Whether you’re a busy executive, government professional, a stay-at-home mom, athlete, or public figure, we personalize each experience to create a comfortable, natural and fun environment which allows all your image needs and goals to be met, to live your ultimate lifestyle.




Corporate Styling and Workshops

Whether your organization is in the private or public sector, small or large; your stylist and personal image coach will help your organization look it's best. Whether you need images for your companies website, press kit, social media or marketing material, we style individuals or groups to deliver the perfect image.   


Style by Kingsley also provides workshops and seminars geared to teach the benefits of dressing for success.  Attendees will learn about style, creating versatile work attire, and how to look their best.

Seminars will encompass how to:

  • Assess the appropriate business attire for your organization

  • Implement your organizations dress code 

  • Develop professional style and image

Please refer to our gallery for examples of our corporate work.  


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Look Your Best

This is our most popular service amongst our clients. Each client gets the tailored attention they deserve, as we help with all their fashion and styling needs. We know how to make you look and feel your best, and will get you back to the stylish person you truly are in no time. Curious to learn more? Get in touch with us today.


Revitalize, revive and organize your wardrobe!  Our wardrobe sweep gives us a glimpse into your current clothing selection and lifestyle.  Try on clothes, shoes, handbags and accessories in your wardrobe so your stylist can begin the wardrobe assessment process.

Using our 3-point category system (“fabulous”, “on the fence” and “how dare you”) to re-organize your closet and define your personality, the results are a leaner, more stylish wardrobe for easy navigation.

Your stylist will develop a strategy to assist you in filling in the gaps in your wardrobe for a more functional and stylish lifestyle.



For all your styling needs

No matter what your needs are, we are here to help you meet your goals.

We offer the following styling services: 

  • Photo Shoot Styling and Creative Direction  

  • Product Shoots

  • Wedding and Engagement Photos

  • Fashion/Editorial Shoots

  • Promotional Shoots

  • Galas and special events

 Our service allows clients to receive personalized, tailored styling and direction.

Our Kingsley Collective includes, Photographers, Make-up Artist, Hair Stylist, Manicurist, and Accessories stylists. We  will organize your shoot, provide creative styling direction, perfect your event or wedding look, and help you build a strong modeling portfolio or designer look book. 

Contact us to learn more about how this service can benefit you today.



Born with Style

With over 20 years of experience in the fashion industry as a model, host and personal image consultant, opening a modeling agency was a natural transition for Joy Kingsley-Ibeh. From her birthplace in Nigeria, to a small flat in London, and ultimately to the United States, Joy’s love for fashion and design followed her across the globe. In just two years, Kingsley Model + Talent Management has established itself as one of the premier Model and Talent agencies.
As a stylist, her editorial work has been featured in Washington Life, and DC Modern Magazine and British Vogue.  She has styled top industry professionals such as journalist Soledad O’Brien, and national recording artists, Sons of Serendip.  In addition, she has styled two of Washington’s professional basketball teams, the Wizards, and the Mystics.
My love for fashion began as a child in the 80’s during the “Super model” era.  I idolized models such as Naomi Campbell, Paulina Porizkova, Cindy Crawford, Iman, Linda Evangelista and more.   Who would have thought that twenty years later, I would embark on my own career as a fashion model.  I’ve enjoyed amazing experiences while working with top industry professionals. I’ve even graced the covers of AT&T Magazine, Fashion Washington Magazine, I AM Modern Magazine, and Global Woman’s Magazine, as well as been featured in Capital File and Washington Life Magazine.  These experiences along with my travels to various continents have provided me with a unique perspective on fashion, and a better understanding of working with people from different walks of life and backgrounds.
Athletics and Academics round off my wealth of experience in fashion and I believe lend to my diverse professional journey through various industries.  These encounters ultimately helped hone my unique skill in refining and defining women of all backgrounds.  I hold a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and a minor in Broadcasting from George Mason University where I was a recipient of a full Division I scholarship in Volleyball.  I was an honor roll student; served as team captain for two years; and was voted the MVP in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Conference during my GMU tenure.  I was honored by my high school hometown of Harrisonburg, VA with the establishment of the Joy Kingsley-Ibeh Collegiate Female Student Athlete Award, which is given annually to the top collegiate athlete in the Shenandoah Valley.  In 2010 I was honored as a CAA Volleyball Silver Anniversary Team member, because I still rank in the top 25 best volleyball athletes in the CAA history.  Following my college career, I embarked on a dream of a lifetime when I signed a contract at 21 years of age to play professional volleyball in Vught, Holland, I was ranked best 23 of 30 elite players in Holland.
All these amazing opportunities, laid the groundwork for me to know how to better serve my clients, and to understand cultural and physical image desires.
I hope to work with you, and look forward to serving your image needs.


"People will stare. Make it worth their while"

Harry Winston



555 13th St. NW Washington, D.C. 20004


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