After working as a model, stylist, manager and attending School of Applied Arts and Management School, Selma Berisalic Starfinger enrolled at the Esmod International Fashion School Berlin in 2005. In 2005, Selma took 1st place in the St.Catherine Esmod Fashion Show. Her creations were published in WeAr fashion magazine. In September 2008, Mercedes Benz made commercial photos for a new model of Mercedes using Selma’s creations as a model’s outfits. The same year, she earned prizes for her work in China Fashion Week, (Hempel Award), for her exemplary creative achievements. She was the finalist at The Fashion Academy Award in Berlin, Germany. In April 2010 Selma’s clothing has been used for Hasselblad commercial. The Celebrities like Rihanna, Omahyra Mota, Coco Rocha were using Selma Starfinger clothes.
Selma Starfinger design has been photographed from great photographers as Sinisha Nisevic and Joseph Cultice. Selma Starfinger design is coming out in the book Titled Shapeshifters, the book on fashion designs that cross the boundaries between fashion, art, sculpture and architecture. For Eurovision Song Contest 2012 in Baku, Selma designed remarkable dress for singer Maya Sar.