Mali’s passion in art inspired her to establish design studio be>our>friend (BOF), with her friends. She also helped found Likaybindery, a bindery that serves as an outlet for her passion
for book art. Mali has a Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design (with first-class honours) from Central Saint Martins in London, and a Master’s Degree in Communication Arts and Design from the Royal College of Art in London. She is married to Jark Chulakiet, an interior designer and founder of DefineStudio.