This lady is a trendsetter: Reactions as Toyin Lawani designs snail shell dress

Toyin Lawani Designs Dress with Snail Shells, Says “Where You See Ruin, I See Greatness”, When it comes to a list of Nigerian designers who make eye-popping creations, best believe Toyin Lawani is among the very top ones.

Just recently, she made a dress from snail shells.

In the photos shared, the mother of three is seen posing in a knee-length skater dress embellished with snail shells.


For her head, she rocks a fascinator also designed with snail shells.

Sharing the photos, she captioned:

“What I do is art and I am art itself , where you see ruin, I see greatness and I create perfection with it. Which is why they call me the king of fashion.”




Explaining some details about the dress to curious fans, she shared a video from her shoot and captioned it:

“Maybe this will solve the Questions, it’s Real snail shells guys and it was extremely heavy The pattern infront was cut into squares, while the ones on the shoulder and hat was cut into circles.”

Social media users react to Lawani’s design


“This lady is the trendsetter.”


“Snail shells … Toyin might be anything but you cannot take away her creativity.”


“Creativity at its grossest”


“Very creative but person no fit sit ooo “


“She is very very creative.”



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