Celebrity fashion stylist and entrepreneur, Toyin Lawani, on Tuesday surprised her friends, fans and followers when she decided against throwing a birthday party to celebrate her 40th birthday.
Lawani who turns 40 today, March 1st stated that this year was all about her craft, family and achievements.
Revealing that she had been in the fashion business for 16 years and been an entrepreneur for 24 years, she said; "Many people have been calling, expecting a party, but this year is going to be different. I’ll focus on the craft, my family, and celebrate my achievements.
"People often tell me I don’t belong in Nigeria because my style is different but what they don’t know is 90 percent of my income comes from the international scene because I stayed true to my passion.
"A lot of Nigerian designers focus on African culture and what makes them constant money. I invest my money into staying different.
Sharing mind catching photos of herself, she said; "Happy 40th birthday to the King of fashion @theunstoppabletoyinlawani 👑
"The fashion Goddess&The Business mogul of our time 👑
"I’ve come a long way ,Showing women that what a man can do a woman can do better, empowering creative minds&being the star maker
"24years of starting the Entrepreneurial business &16 years of starting the styling business👑
"Always putting Africa on the map & setting the pace, All Hail the king of fashion in Africa @theunstoppabletoyinlawani".