- Celebrity stylist Toyin Lawani has reacted to BBNaija’s Mercy and Mike emerging as the best dressed celebrities at AMVCA 2020
- Lawani noted most of her looks did not make it to the red car but the individuals who emerged are a ‘joke’
- The fashion entrepreneur also mentioned names of celebrities that dressed much better in her opinion
The much anticipated Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) finally went down on Saturday, March 14, and while it was indeed a night to celebrate the best of African talents in the movie industry, it was also a night that highlighted the creativity of African designers.
To celebrate the hard work and resilience that that fashion stylists put into creating iconic red carpets looks, a category was dedicated to the Best Dressed celebs of the night. To the surprise of many, Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) 2019 winner Mercy Eke and her close runner up, Mike Edwards, emerged as the best dressed male and female.
Mercy teamed up with her longtime friend and celebrity stylist Swanky Jerry, to create a look that continued to linger in the minds of many that came in contact with it.
Check out Mercy and Mike’s outfit below:
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However, among those that were not so keen by the winners of the category is fashion entrepreneur and celebrity stylist, Toyin Lawani of Tiannah Styling, and she wasted no time in making her opinion public.
Sharing a photo of ex-BBNaija housemate Ifu Ennada who rocked one of her coronavirus inspired creation; Lawani categorically stated the two that emerged as best dressed are a ‘joke’.
In her opinion, Ghanaian celebrity Nana Akudoo and Denola Grey brought more heat to the table.
Lawani concluded by noting that she is entitled to her opinion, even though people may make it seem like she is putting down the creative efforts of other designers.
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously compiled a report that highlighted some of the best celebrity appearances that were sighted on the AMVCA 2020 red carpet. BBNaija’s Khloe, Mercy, Mike among others were some of the best dressed celebrities at the ceremony.
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