Project Runway is coming back to Bravo on March 14th with a whole new team.
First up, Christian Siriano comes onto season 17 as a new mentor.
Christian was the winner of Project Runway season 4, and now he gets to mentor this season’s contestants.
Want to know more about Project Runway’s Christian Siriano? Here are seven facts you didn’t know!
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Is Christian Siriano married?
Christian is currently separated from his husband.
On July 28th, 2013, Christian and his boyfriend, Brandon Walsh, of 11 years exchanged engagement bracelets.
After a three year engagement, Walsh and Siriano got married on July 9th, 2016, at their summer home in Danbury, Connecticut.
It confirmed on July 25th, 2018 that they have separated.
Is Project Runway’s Christian Siriano in a relationship?
In short – yes!
Christian is still technically married to Brandon Walsh. However, he is currently dating Kyle Smith.
Christian and Siriano started dating back in September 2018 – only four months after his split with Walsh.
Though Siriano’s Instagram is all about his fashion designs his boyfriend Kyle has not been shy posting their love all over his Instagram.
Christian Siriano has written a few books
Back in 2009, Christian wrote Fierce Style: How to Be Your Most Fabulous Self.
According to the overview of the book, it’s about how he helps his readers look, feel, and act fierce in everyday life. He has tips about fashion and from Hollywood’s biggest names.
The book includes sketches by Christian, never before heard stories, behind the scenes photos, and just how he developed his fashion sense.
His other book, Dresses to Dream about, was released in 2017. It’s a book full of photographs and sketches where it shows Siriano in his studio as he tracks his design process.
Project Runway’s Christian Siriano’s heart lives in the East Coast
Christian was born and raised in Annapolis, Maryland.
He currently lives in Manhatten, New York. That’s only a three and a half hour drive.
Maybe he’ll want to move out to Los Angeles sometime in the future!
Christian Siriano is a Scorpio
He was born on November 18th, 1985.
Last year he celebrated his birthday with his boyfriend, Kyle.
They went out bike riding and by the looks of it were on a boat!
Project Runway Christian Siriano went to school
Christian attended the Baltimore School for the Arts where he studied fashion design.
He applied to Fashion Institute for Technology where he was then rejected from. However, Christian then attended American InterContinental University in London.
For his first apprenticeship, he worked closely with Vivienne Westwood, and for his second he worked with his favourite designer, Alexander McQueen.
Christian Siriano is worth a lot
Christian’s net worth is estimated at around $10 million.
He owns his fashion line and works with major fashion companies.
Christian styles celebrities such as Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Victoria Beckham, Octavia Spencer, and so many others.
If you watched this year’s Oscars then you probably saw a lot of his designs on celebrities!
He knew what he wanted, and did it, and now he is the most sought out designer.
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