Since Medlin Couture/Homes, founded by Mimi Linda Yina better known as MedlinBoss, hit the public limelight, it has sustained its popularity, especially among the brand’s clients who are mostly the creme de la creme of society.
The story of Medlin Couture/Homes can be traced to the university years of its founder when she was travelling out of the country with her fellow undergraduates and would shop for fashionable items.
With time, MedlinBoss developed a habit of shopping for personal items and fashion accessories, becoming a sort of personal shopper to her mates who appreciated her sense of fashion.
Thus was the idea for Medlin born, a company that imported goods from all parts of the world, especially everything related to fashion.
Though Benue-born, Yina founded Medlin Couture in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, the city where she studied.
Today, Medlin Couture is one of the most talked about fashion brands in Nigeria, especially after it moved to Lagos in 2020 and after it set up a production house in Nigeria that produce the brand’s now famous signature pants.
Medlin CEO, further stated that the founding of the brand wasn’t down to any plan but spontaneous consolidation of her passion for fashion and her taste for classy couture.
She, however cannot deny the fact that she has made a success out of it as she is today, a leading celebrity stylist and style consultant to celebrities at home and abroad.
As a style consultant and stylist, the MedlinBoss takes charge of the appearances of people on their big days such as weddings, birthdays and other social events.
MedlinBoss has styled numerous celebrities for red carpets and awards outings including the likes of comic acts Funke Akindele and AY, and actresses Ini Edo and Tonto Dikeh among others.