Having previously studied chemistry in Prague, Martina joined the fashion course at Central Saint Martins and graduated from the MA in 2010 with a distinction. Her final collection was selected for the prestigious Central Saint Martins catwalk show, part of official London Fashion Week in February 2010; solidifying her signature patchwork approach, Martina expertly mixes bold block colours of textiles and leather; she won a number of awards including Chloe Textile award 2009, recipient of L’Oreal professional bursary during her studies and also finalist of 9. International Talent Support (ITS9) and Talent for White competition in Milan; she has her studio in London.