Nika Diwa graduated summa cum laude from LIM College, New York City’s top business school in fashion with a degree in Merchandising. She has executive experience in the buying and merchandising departments of luxury fashion companies such as Barneys New York, Ermenegildo Zegna, and The RealReal.

Nika left the corporate fashion industry in the hopes of making a mark in the fashion industry that would leave women empowered and reveal a revelation of their worth. Shortly after, she met Lea Bodie, and together, the duo launched Láro, a premium artisanal handbag line. Láro is their answered prayer in combining their love for fashion with their deep desire to impact positive change on a global scale. Through their brand, the powerhouse pair seeks to step in the gap for underprivileged and marginalized communities without a voice; specifically in supporting indigenous artisans of developing countries and championing for the cause against human trafficking. is my love letter to the world. My mission through my website is to be a voice that resonates with the one who feels alone. To speak through the pain and stand in the promise that says,


Love + Light, N