Iliana graduated from The University of North Texas with a B.F.A. in Fashion Design. Obtaining skills such as industrial pattern making, industrial sewing, fashion illustration, textile knowledge and more. Iliana Vera obtained a cosmetology license issued by the state of Texas in 2008. She continues to provide make up and hair styling for selected photo shoots and events. Iliana has been previous employed by Benefit Cosmetics, MAC cosmetics, Christian Dior, and is a trained eye brow specialist as well at make up artist. Iliana also has experience in photography, styling , and and creative directing in photo shoots and publications . She also incorporates her love of dance and theater in her work as a designer which has taken her to places like England, Italy, Holland, Norway, and Switzerland. Her travels have inspired her to keep a very feminine and charming quality to her clothing designs.