Trips to Paris Fashion Week, hobnobbing with Valentino and helping out with styling at Oscar de la Renta sounds like all the trappings of a celebrity lifestyle.

But it's all in a day's work for Lagos born Temi Otedola, 19, the daughter of one of Nigeria's richest men. Born in London, she returned to Nigeria for the first seven years of her life before coming back to attend boarding school cartier love bracelet for men, and is now settled in the capital.

He was listed as the 16th richest man in Africa by Forbes in 2015, and in Nigeria, where money is measured in dollars, he's referred to as a billionaire with a fortune of $1.57billion.

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Temi and her mother Nana recently attended the opening night of the opera in Milan as guests of the design house Bottega Veneta

But Temi insists that despite her family's wealth silver cartier love bracelet, her father and mother Nana have never spoiled her or her brother Fewa and two older sisters Florence and Christine, and is determined to prove herself on her own merits.

'We were brought up knowing all the success and money my father has made is his and we have to work for ourselves,' Temi told FEMAIL. 'We've definitely had that instilled in us.

'He might be bluffing but we certainly take him at face value. Anyway, we would not feel very good about ourselves just living off him.'

While her father is currently supporting her as she studies for a degree in art history at University College London, Temi hopes to become independent by making a success of a career in fashion and has set up her own style blog JTO Fashion.

She picks up inspiration by travelling to Paris and Milan for fashion week, listing Balenciaga, Marni and Valentino as her preferred fashion shows, and shares photos of her adventures with her 13,500 Instagram followers.

'I tend to go out only about twice a month and Cirque and Libertine are my favourite bars in London. But I'd rather go to Paris for the weekend and go to a few shows.

Temi, who attended the 26,800 a year American School in St John's Wood London, has also managed to hone her fashion credentials with an internship at Oscar de la Renta on Mount Street in London

'My favourite fashion moment was probably last summer when I attended the Valentino Haute Couture show in Rome for three days,' she recalled. 'My sister Florence and I were invited.

'It was an unforgettable trip including a private tour of the Vatican and meeting Mr Valentino himself at dinner the night before the Haute Couture show.

'It was a completely surreal moment because I've absolutely adored his line even before the creative directors Maria Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli were at the helm.

'We were just talking about the whole experience and the upcoming show and he struck me as being extremely elegant and kind in his manner. He was really, really lovely.'

Style blogger Temi says that her biggest indulgence is shoes and beauty products and counts her mother Nana as one of her biggest style inspirations

Another social highlight of recent months was attending the opening night of the opera in Milan as a guest of Bottega Veneta love bracelet replica.

'It was the first time I'd been to the opera and it was incredible, really impressive,' Temi said.

The teenager was invited with her mother Nana, who cuts an equally stylish figure.

'I would almost say she's the reason I got into fashion,' Temi said. 'She's so eccentric and eclectic in her dress sense and she's even more daring than me.'

Temi's greatest extravagance is shoes, although not the Louboutins her sister Florence adores. She's a fan of boots, with one recent indulgence being a pair of 998Chlo Susanna ankle boots.

Temi was born in London, but her family moved back to Nigeria shortly afterwards. Then, when she was seven, her mother sent Temi and her sister Florence to the King's School Canterbury where fees are 11,480 for boarders.

Femi lives in Lagos but comes to London regularly to see his family. The self made business man is Africa's 16th richest according to Forbes

She went on to attended the 26,800 a year American School in St John's Wood London as she wanted to have an American college experience.

Nana now lives full time in Knightsbridge and while Temi has moved to private halls in Bloomsbury to be closer to campus, she returns to her mother's home every weekend. Femi divides his time between Lagos and London, coming to the UK about once a month.

'He's very modest,' Temi explained. 'He's self made and he's always been very careful with money.

'He loves his yachts but that's his only indulgence. He still uses an old pay as you go Nokia phone and he only recently learned how to use an iPad.'

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