With a background from both Stockholm Tillskärarakademi and Lennings Textile Institute in Norrköping Cina began working as a buyer's assistant at Eklof AB.
In 1991 she moved to Östersund and started her own business where she sewed on order for both companies and individuals. During the same period she also began to freelance as a pattern maker for Marc O´Polo among others.
After some time with Marc O´Polo, she continued to work at Peak Performance where she was responsible for the computerization of the pattern making department.
In 2002, it was time for new challenges and that is when our journey started with the formation of Svensk Mönsterform.