Laxmi’s family migrated from Sindh, bringing suf embroidery tradition. Laxmi embroidered commercially for six years. But she dreamed of becoming a designer and teaching others. In 2011 she studied design at KRV. Soon after, she became a faculty member at KRV and later Somaiya Kala Vidya.
Laxmi took the SKV business and management course and created her brand Ruhani. Today, she operates a joint business with two colleagues.