Growing up in an artistic environment developed Mila's skills and interests in design. She was taught creativity and finishing from her family's Couture based company NATALI B. and the business side from the FASHION DESIGN program at RYERSON UNIVERSITY and the UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ENGLAND in the U.K., graduating in 2000.
In 1996 WATCH Magazine placed her first in a design competition winning her a placement at DAMZELS IN THE DRESS. Since then she has attracted media such as FT CHANNEL, ELLE CANADA, CANADIAN LIVING, FASHION 411, ROGERS TV, FASHIONWATCH.COM, GLOW, CITY TV'S OH LA LA, BREAKFAST TELEVISION, WOMEN'S TELEVISION NETWORK'S GIRL TALK, CBC'S REAL TIME, THE TORONTO STAR, THE TORONTO SUN, SPORTS WEAR INTERATIONAL, THE NATIONAL POST, HIVE, NUVO, STRUT, TORONTO FASHION, FLARE and many more publications.
In 2004 Mila's own line of clothing won her first place in the TORONTO FASHION INCUBATOR'S NEW LABELS competition calling her BEST NEW CANADIAN DESIGNER, and securing a spot for her in a one hour Documentary that was featured on LIFE NETWORK.
STELLA ARTOIS and THE FASHION DESIGN COUNCIL OF CANADA then sponsored her 2005 collection that was sold in TORONTO, MOTREAL, MIAMI and VANCOUVER, and was worn by arists such as ALICIA KEYS, EVE and BYORK.
The last eight years has seen an expansion into home design, furniture design, styling and custom design for private clients, restaurants, and companies. Mila believes in creating the best version of you, and customizes her designs to fit the needs of each individual client.