Nigerian fashion entrepreneur Toyin Lawani is 37 Today, March 1st, 2018 and she has decided to put on a mini fashion show to celebrate her special day.
The fashion Tycoon went all out to take a stunning birthday photo shoot and she looked gorgeous in several lovely outfits that were all designed by her.
Happy Birthday To Me💃💃💃💃
I’m Back on the radar, I have access to wifi now. Let the fashion war begin. The wait is over, Who is ready???????????????
1st day of my birthday shoot and I teamed up with a man I respect so much @hspimages, I started my career with this man and it wouldn’t have been the same if he wasn’t part of my Big day,He chose a location in Epe, At least 3cars got damaged on the way to the forest but it was worth all the stress💥
Thanks to my baby girl @flawlessfacesbyjane for taking the risk to go in the forest with me♥ You. Thanks to Team Tiannah for always having my Back,@tiannahsBeautysalon For Looking my hair down,Thanks to my tailors for always bringing my ideas to light via @elegantebytiannah 💋God bless you All, I Just want to give back on this special day and share my talent with the world 🙏thanks to all my fans and lovers out there,I’m nothing without you Guys,God bless you all,I’m honored to be an inspiration to many.catch up with bts via @Ebonylife 👑Season2 Of @tiannahsempirerealitytvshow Is Already 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥
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Here is a little Background info about her from Wikipedia;
Toyin Lawani was born into the Lawani family of Ekiti State in the South West of Nigeria on the 1st of March 1982 to her father, Yisah Lawani a former commissioner of Police and her mother, Princess Atinuke Babalola, a serial entrepreneur (also royalty).
Toyin’s grandfather was Pa Elijah Are Babalola, who was the first Minister of Works in the Western Region and her grandmother was Chief Justice E.A. Babalola and also the Adele Oba of Ikole Ekiti. She attended Ebire Nursery and Primary School in Ibadan, Oyo State and in 1992 she was admitted into the prestigious St John’s College in Lagos. Having passed the West African Examination Council and being named as the overall best student in food and nutrition in her final year. She was admitted to study English at the University of Lagos in 1998. As a student of the University of Lagos, she also enrolled at the Opral Benson training institute, a decision that helped pinpoint her lifelong career path. Toyin is graduate of English Language from the University of Lagos. At the age of 16, her business career kicked off; and it began with the trading of clothes, shoes, bags, hair attachments to her fellow mates in the University. She sold her items and wares in a boutique, located in Hall 36- of her university accommodation, but within months, the boutique expanded to include a supermarket and a hair braiding salon. A year later, a Spa was opened along Akoka Road, in Yaba, a suburb of Lagos, and the clientele flocked towards the extraordinary seventeen-year old entrepreneur who eventually went on to study in Los Angeles School of Fashion for a Diploma Course, Exodus Hair School in india and Johnyim Fashion and Beauty Institute in Korea.
Toyin’s mum played a huge role in shaping her daughter’s pathway; from the age of 17 to her mid 20s, she introduced Toyin to a number of dealers in fabric and hair products all across the middle east and Central Asia where she mastered the art of hair processing, colouring, hair treatment, and wefting. Many years of hard work and perseverance has earned Toyin Lawani, a business empire-Tiannahs place empire, which consists of over 20 divisions -Tiannah Spa (Spa Treatments), Tiannah’s Dance Studio(choreography), Tiannnahstyling Music Video (Shoots, Directs and Styles Videos), Tiannah’s Glow (Cream and Consultation), Tiannah’s Hair Goddess, Barbing Saloon, Nail Studio, Tiannahstyling (style outfits, Elegante Boutique, Fashion Academy, Elegante by Tiannahstyling, Elegante Kids, Amala Dot.Com, Tiannah’s Travel and tour, Tiannah’s Make up Studio, Tiannahs Photography, Tattoo Parlour, Tiannahs Home&Furniture Company and more. Furthermore, her humanitarian side is seeing Toyin Lawani manage a Charity Organisation called I Rep For Hope, two of the beneficiaries (living with impairments) of the said charity are Mercilin (trained in the skill of Hair Making) and Gladys (trained in the skill of Tailoring). Gladys has sewn some of the most creative outfits for celebrities.