Shima was born in the Netherlands. Coming from a family with a background in fashion and textiles she discovered her passion for creating in an early stage.
She graduated from the Amsterdam Fashion Institute (BA), after this she worked for different brands and projects.
Shima has lived and worked in different international environments including New York, India and Africa. Working with a diverse range of people and cultures is especially interesting to her.
Quickly able to adapt to different styles, Shima is an all round design professional that is equally comfortable with developing concepts and creating collections as with handling production and styling.