Having completed an associate degree from NIFT New Delhi in 1991, Ranna augmented this with a Bachelor's degree from Fashion Institute of Technology, New York. Ranna's formative years as an intern were well spent under the tutelage of some of the leading lights of the Fashion Industry in India and abroad.
Starting out with Robit Khosla subsequently going on to do a stint with Donna Karan. Her learning curve emerged with her experience at the respected and excting fashion house of "010" Ralph Lauren-the Women's wear Division at Madison, New York. Answering the call of her roots Ranna came back to India, creating a self styled label under her name, and the fall 1996 saw a launch of this young designer.USP/Signature: Ranna considers dress designing as an art form, where it is a journey for her initial conceptualization-development-end product, which goes trough various hues till it crystalises. But the basic theme remains unaltered which is aesthetic and uncluttered appeal.