Lisa Folawiyo is a Nigerian fashion designer born in 1976. What made her work unique was her perfection and transformation of Ankara(a west African Fabric) wears using ornate embellishment and turned the label into a coveted luxury brand. She kicked off in Nigeria with her team in 2005 as Jewel by Lisa.
The fashionpreneur is a Law grduate and have over 30 staffs with branches in Nigeria and New York. As she have achieved her dreams of turning the normal Ankara wrapper for older women to youthful designs have won the hearts of many and her designs are won by top celebrities such as Kendell Jenner, Solange Knowles, E! News correspondent, Catt Sandler. Lisa got married in 2002 and have kids.