Haiku graduated with a master’s degree from New York University Department of Politics and worked for an investment bank in equity research before owning the women’s clothing boutique Vive de Luxe in Connecticut. She has an extensive background in the fashion industry both as a model and a buyer. After transforming countless of women at her boutique, Haiku started her own fashion consulting and personal shopping company which has grown to include interior styling and staging of homes. She is a HSR Certified professional home stager and redesigner and a member of American Society of Home Stagers. Haiku resides in Wilton, Connecticut with her husband and two daughters.