Biographical information from WTA. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2011.
- Currently without a coach
- Mother is Romana (florist); father is Vojko (bar owner); parents work from home (flower shop and bar attached to home); has a cat, two dogs and a turtle; is an only child
- Favorite shot is forehand; favorite surface is clay
- Started playing tennis at age 4; initially trained in Slovenia then left home at age 14 to train in Italy for 1.5 years before turning pro
- Speaks Slovenian, English, Italian
- Favorite movie is Top Gun; favorite types of music are rock, pop; favorite food is sushi
- Also enjoys snowboarding
- Admires Justine Henin for her game, attitude and giving back to tennis
- Goal is to improve her game and reach Top 10.
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