Jelena Havelka Todorovikj was born in Osijek, Croatia. She graduated Study of design in 2001. at the Faculty of Architecture. During her studies she did design practice at the API, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia. In 2006. she finished postgraduate study MA Interior Design at the University of Westminster, London. During her studies she was awarded with seven different scholarships. She achieved success in many design related fields, one of notable achievements is design of the entire gown for The Holy Father John Paul II. and mass vestments for all 300 priests participating in the religious ceremony held in 2003. in Croatia. Among many exhibition participations, she exhibited her product designs at the IMM Cologne fair, presented her work at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show in New York. She has been selected as completed work finalist in VII Porcelanosa Awards competition in Valencia. In 2012. she opens her studio Havelkadesign and work mostly in the field of interior design.