Born and raised in Dubai, Khulood Thani is the first UAE national to hold a degree in Fashion Management and Marketing from ESMOD Paris. She also studied at London College of Fashion and Central Saint Martins, and received a Masters degree in Strategic Marketing from the University of Wollongong and a B.A. in Marketing Communication from Zayed University in Dubai.
She works from her experimental studio set in Dubai’s industrial area of Al Quoz, where she runs her own design-ordinated contemporary brand “BINT THANI” in Ready-to-Wear and soft accessories plus she writes about fashion and culture for a number of leading regional publications. Recently, she curated the UAE’s first fashion exhibition, DE.FASH.STRUCTION, in 1971 Design Space in Sharjah. Khulood has been the first Emirati to represents the UAE in the “NEXT IN LINE”, in the International Fashion Showcase 2016 that happened during the London Fashion Week, her piece was commissioned by the British Council in the UAE and endorsed by Dubai Design and Fashion council.