This is coming after the success of her memoir titled “On Becoming”. The author has decided to test new waters with her break into the luxury goods space.
The media personality who has the hots for beautiful purses and bags finally decided to launch her own collection.
Right off Toke’s high fashion brand Toke Makinwa Luxury is the ‘Baby Girl For Life’ collection. The collection’s signature piece is the TM Tote, designed by Estanola Oyelese.
Each bag is handmade from genuine crocodile hide by Muji Lagos. The TM Tote will be available in Black and Gold with more colours to be released early 2018.
On 15 January 2014, Toke married Maje Ayida but they separated following a scandal revealing Maje had impregnated his ex-girlfriend. On 5 October 2017, Makinwa’s marriage to Ayida was dissolved by an Igbosere High Court in Lagos on the grounds that Ayida committed adultery.
In 2013, Makinwa became an ambassador of the United Africa Company of Nigeria alongside Osas Ighodaro, Dare Art Alade and Dan Foster. She also signed a multi-million naira contract with Nestlé Nigeria to become the new face of Maggi. In 2016 she became the brand ambassador and face of Mecran Cosmetics.