Omoniyi Makun, who is also known as Yomi Casual, no longer needs to be introduced; considering the heights he has attained since he started as a professional designer. He is the CEO of African-Inspired, cut-to-fit label Yomi Casual.
|Age||34 years old|
|Birth Date||January 21, 1985|
|Birth Place||Lagos, Nigeria|
Yomi Casual Biography
Yomi Casual was born January 25, 1985, in Lagos. He was born into a large family, having six older brothers, with ace comedian, Ayo Makun, as one of his brothers. the Makuns are, however, from Ifon, Ondo.
Yomi Casual Education
Yomi Casual studied Design and Clothing Technology at Auchi Polytechnic, Edo, where he realised his talent and took up the challenge of leading conversations in the Nigerian fashion industry; and beyond.
The now world recognised fashion demi-god did not start at the top, but studied the right bearing and followed it. Now, he is not sought after because people just want to wear clothes, but also because his styles, his designs sear through eyes and hearts; and tell stories.
ABOUT THE BRAND, ‘YOMI CASUAL’
The instituting CEO of one of the biggest African Inspired Ready to Wear Fashion Label, Yomi Casual, so happens to have become one of the favorite designers to a majority of celebrities and entertainers in Nigeria today as well as Africa as a continent without limitations, bounded by his determination and passion for fashionable style designs.
The concept behind what Yomi Casual actually does with his fashion works is one aimed towards portraying the African tradition and culture. Speaking of the Yomi Casual brand, present-day Nigeria, and Africa as a whole, features these exceptional but stunning fashion designs as well as have found its way through the hearts and to the wardrobes of many big men and women, most especially celebrities and politicians in Nigeria.
With a vast clientele base, here are some of those among others that patronize the Yomi Casual brand: : Alibaba, 9ice, Ay, Desmond Elliot, Ghanian actor Majid Mitchell, JJ Okocha, Sammie Okposo, Timaya, Chidi Mokeme, Chioma Chukwuka, Seyi Law, Bovi, Uti, Alex Ekubo, Ramsey Nouah Jnr and many others.
YOMI CASUAL’S AWARDS
- In the year 2014, Yomi Casual had been recognized as the winner of the inspiration Excellent Award which happens to be just among the many other awards as listed below he has been honored with;
- In 2011, he won fashion designer of the year at the Nigerian Youth Merit
- Still in 2011, he was honored with the City People Hottest designer for the year.
- Also being recognized with the Effizzy Awards newest designer of the year
- In 2012, Dynamix all youth Awards also recognized him as the designer of the year.
- Vconnect Award of Merit 2012.
- Cynosure magazine acknowledgment award in the year 2013.
- Exclusive impact magazine fashion designer of the year, 2014.
- Peace ambassador nomination for the year 2014.
- The award for inspiration excellent service, 2014.
EARLY STAGE OF HIS CAREER
Omoniyi Makun had started out with his fashion label as Yomi Casual in the year 2007 in addition, made his way amongst the A-list Fashion designers in Nigeria when his gallant, as well as fashionable designs, turn out to be the favorite of Superstars in Nigeria as well as Africa.
Yomi Casual is a label brand that focusses in African prints, particularly ready to wear African fashion designs. With a complexly textured design concept, Yomi Casual has been able to isolate his clients from other brands when you speak of fashionable styling. The definition of Casual for Yomi is consciously the undeviating reverse of the Fashion World classification of Spontaneous.
THE YOMI CASUAL DESIGNS, WEARS & GALLERY
The Yomi Casual concept of designs is based on a distinctively stitched to a standard of Flawlessness. The availability of influential designs compliments you from all perspective. According to Yomi Casual, each time a new design is birthed, a Celebrity always comes to mind. Famous or not, just having to style in the Yomi Casual outfits helps establish a sense of celebrity consciousness within you thereby making you automatically a celebrity.
More of Yomi Casual design wears HERE
MARITAL LIFE OF YOMI CASUAL
Omoniyi Makun, generally identified as Yomi Casual got married to Grace Makun nee Onuoha. She is the CEO of Fab Jewels, who happens to have been a girlfriend from back in the days on the 9th of July, 2017 at the Funnybone Untamed II comedy display in Eko Hotel & Suites.
The lucky girl in question happens to have been dating Yomi Casual for quite a long time and happens to be the CEO of Fab Jewels.
It was a lovely one to behold as Yomi Casual could not keep calm and took to his Instagram handle to show to the world the stunning ring he got her with her name already engraved on it- Mrs. Makun.
The couple got married in October of the same year and they currently have a child together – Kahley Makun, who was born in January 2018 in Atlanta. U.S.A.
YOMI CASUAL’S PROPOSAL TO HIS NOW WIFE
Who would have thought Yomi Casual was such as romantic as he had the DJ play the Styl Plus hit track “Olufunmi” sounding in the background while his longtime friend and Actor of Nollywood, Gbenro Ajibade handed him the ring as he got on one knee with the rest of the evening being history.
Yomi Casual has been featured in Fashion Exhibitions in Nigeria, and in the UK counting the current Native Vogue International Fashion Week which happened to have been hosted in the city of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
On the record, Yomi Casual is the certified Clothier of AY Makun as well as many other celebrities and politicians. His wears happened to have been acknowledged in the award-winning 30 Days in Atlanta, a movie that happens to have been filmed in Atlanta, USA besides Lagos, Nigeria. Yomi Casual is also the approved Outfit Partner of AY Live Comedy & Music Shows, as well as Shift Celebrity Praise – a yearly thanksgiving occasion for all Nigerian Celebs.
Yomi Casual Instagram
He goes by the handle @yomicasual on Instagram and Yomi casual on Facebook
Yomi Casual Net Worth
Omoniyi Makun (Yomi Casual) estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Omoniyi Makun in 2019-2020?
According to Wikipedia, Forbes, IMDb & Various Online resources, famous Fashion Designer Omoniyi Makun’s net worth is $1-5 Million at the age of 34 years old. He earned the money being a professional Fashion Designer. He is from Nigeria.
Facts About Omoniyi Makun
- Omoniyi Makun’s age 34 years old.
- Birthday January 21, 1985.
- Birth Sign Aquarius.
- He won the Inspiration Excellent Awards in 2014.