Season 9 Designer
Age 57, Los Angeles, CA
Current occupation: Fashion designer. I also freelance, helping a photographer
Past jobs: I worked at Holly Harp, Bill Blass, Arnold Scaasi and Halston.
Favorite designer(s): Ones that show on the runway what they actually sell and don't rely on their licenses of handbags, eyewear, shoes, etc. to keep them in business.
Training: I attended Parsons School for Design and the New School in NYC from 1975-1977, studying fashion design.
What was the first garment you ever made?
Don't remember -- probably a children's design at Parsons.
What is a fashion must?
What celebrity would you like to design for?
Oprah Winfrey . an amazing gown in a vibrant color.
If you weren't designing, you'd be...
Doing something I'm not good at!
Favorite past PR designers: Sweet P.
PR challenge you hope they bring back: Designs inspired by art!
PR challenge you hope they don't bring back: Anything to do with the contestants designing for other contestants!
Why do you think you will win Project Runway?
I enjoy working "outside the box" with challenges, I keep an open and upbeat attitude even when being critiqued, and I am a quick study with design concepts.
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