Born in 1965, the last born in a family of four girls, Daria Makaramba grew up involved in the family business of dress making under her mother, herself a gifted fashion designer. This family of gifted designers was a big influence and inspiration on Daria’s future carrier as a designer. She is married, with two children.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Dar Es Salaam 1992 (Hons). Founder and managing director of Daria Designs (Tanzania), a manufacturing company of ready to wear and made to measure apparel targeting women of plus size / curvy structure, men and children as a secondary target group. Her style is inspired by African culture and is infused with western style influenced by her many travels abroad.