About IJORERE Inc.

For thousands of years the exotic colors of the peacock has stood as a symbol of Luxury, Beauty & Pride. And just as this intriguing bird mesmerizes you with its brilliantly vibrant feathers, IJORERE captivates your eyes with an array of imaginative designs.

IJORERE, Inc. Pronounced E-Jaw-Ray-Ray and derived from a Yoruba-Nigerian meaning, Ijo Rere is 2 words made one. ‘Ijo’ means Day and ‘Rere’ means Grand. IJORERE sums up how your special occasion should be, GRAND. IJORERE is the very first stationery company that began using a popular African fabric known as “ankara” (Batik) on paper. This signature design catapulted IJORERE’s popularity worldwide, especially amongst the west African diaspora.

Ola la! IJORERE  is an event & interior designing service. Our personalized styling ideas for the littlest details are infinite! Whether you’re having a wedding, reception, birthday, anniversary, bridal, shower or corporate event, let’s help you cultivate a unique & GRANDiose affair and/or interior space. Ola personally works one on one to design and execute her client’s vision along with with her creative team and/or vendor resources. Contact us today for a complimentary event or interior design consultation. 312.254.9807.

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Your day comes but once in a life time, shouldn’t it be IJORERE… a day that is GRAND?


Architect . Creative Director . Magic Maker . Ola wear many hats, each more beautiful than the last. She established IJORERE, Inc. in June 2008. Her architectural expertise is evident in the unconventional approaches to her designs. Done with such precision, it is this background that sets IJORERE designs apart from the rest. Ola’s creative sensibilities don’t simply herald GRAND occasions, her designs are works of art.

Over the years, Ola has garnered accolades in the media, including the likes of NBC, WCIU, Entrepreneur Magazine, INSIDE Weddings, BellaNaija, Munaluchi Bridal, Green Wedding Shoes, Chicago Style Weddings and more.  

She also has designed for celebrities; a few mention worthy are NBA super star player; Lebron James, recording music artist; J.Cole, Louis Carr of BET, and David Tutera.

Ola says her life story is one that is ever shaped by culture, by geography and by a God-given eye for unique design. Her burgeoning enterprise is the result of a directed path, a drive to see her creative vision brought to life and the realization that limits are often an illusion.