Born and raised in Thailand, Tawanna Thara received her Fashion Degree from Chulalongkorn University in Thailand before going to studying abroad in the UK-specializing in embroideries design and continued her studies in fashion design and pattern making at Parsons The New School for Design and Fashion Institute of Technology. Working in a top embroidery fashion company which designs for the high-end designers such as Phillip Lim, Anna Sui, Richard Chai, Rachel Roi Nicole Miller and etc. Thara had been working in many fashion companies in NYC to gain valuable experience. After working in NY fashion industry for 3 years, she launched her eponymous collection "Thara" in Spring 10 in 2009. now Thara has over 30 boutique stores in US, UK and Dubai. in 2011 "Thara" introduced a sister brand "THEA by Thara" for the Asian market, collections which understand how women want to look in everyday life.