Preslava Karaivanska was born in Sofia. She began her professional ballet education at the National School of Dance Art in 2011 in the class of Prof. Lilyana Draguleva. The last two years of her education she spent in Belgium, where she studied at the Brussеls International Ballet School. In 2019 she graduated from the National School of Dance Art in the class of Anelia Tsolova, as well as from the ballet school in Belgium.
Since 2020 she has been part of the troupe of the Sofia Opera and Ballet.