Brazilian born and of Ivorian corsican, chadian and centrafrican decents, Loza Maléombho was raised in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire (w.Africa). At age 13 she found interest in fashion while designing for her mother her aunts and her own school uniforms. In 2000 she moved to the United States to finish High school and graduates with an Animation Degree at the University of the Arts of Philadelphia. In order to gain further experience in fashion, she then moved to New York City where she interned for designers Jill Stuarts, Yigal Azrouel and Cynthia Rowley. In 2009 she launches her self titled label.