She appeared in season 11 of Project Runway and later returned to the spin-off series, Project Runway: All Stars season four.
She was named Designer to Watch by both Essence and Ebony magazine.
She was born in the Bronx, New York; but grew up in Fairfield, Connecticut. She loved clothes growing up and attended Pratt fashion school where she got a BFA in fashion design.
Her fashion line caught the attention of celebrities such as Solange Knowles who also was the DJ at her first fashion show in 2011.