She graduated from Middlesex University’s Textile Design Department in 1994. She worked for a company that produced garments for big brands such as Burberry, Ted Baker, Windsmoor and Karen Millen. In 1997 she founded her own fashion brand called Winskill in England. In 2003 she completed her masters degree in E-Business/Fashion Marketing at Middlesex University. After completing her PHD in Fashion and Textiles in 2016; she started working as the vice president of the Department of Fashion Design, at Dogus University.