What is the name of Octavio Aguilar? Eryka Badu and Janet Jackson were dressed by the ‘Project Runway’ star.
Octavio Aguilar, 42, is gearing up for his season 19 debut on Bravo’s blockbuster show “Project Runway.”
Octavio Aguilar, 42, is gearing up for his season 19 debut on Bravo’s blockbuster show “Project Runway.” The event featured 16 up-and-coming designers from the United States and internationally, all eager to show that they have what it takes to display their collection at New York Fashion Week and become the next big thing in the industry. Each 90-minute episode puts the participants’ creativity and technique to the test, with challenges ranging from creating a “hauntingly” stylish look to designing an unusual cocktail dress! Nina Garcia, editor-in-chief of Elle Magazine, Elaine Welteroth, former editor-in-chief of Teen Vogue and co-host of ‘The Talk,’ and celebrity designer Brandon Maxwell, as well as Christian Siriano, serve as judges and mentors on Season 19 of ‘Project Runway.’ While we wait for the premiere of the program, let’s take a closer look at Octavio and his rising star in the fashion world.
Season 18 winner of Brinkwire News’Project Runway’ Billie Eilish will most likely wear Geoffrey Mac’s finale collection.’Project Runway’ Season 18: Sergio Guadarrama’s ego and attitude, according to fans, will be his doom. What is the name of Octavio Aguilar? Octavio Aguilar is a Puerto Rican-American fashion designer who is 42 years old. In New Jersey, he was reared by a single mother. Octavio’s fascination with fashion and design began at a young age. He received his first sewing machine when he was 12 years old. It was exploited by the industrious tween to produce ’90s clubwear. His business venture was a huge success, and he decided to create his first shop in his hometown.
He considers himself a self-taught designer despite spending a year at the famed Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale. Octavio took a sabbatical from his career as a fashion designer to focus on interior design. Octavio was ready to make his big comeback into the fashion industry after ten years of dabbling in interior design. Dope Tavio, his own design label, was founded by him. The label is known for its gender-neutral avant-garde streetwear.
His designs have been seen on artists such as Eryka Badu, Janet Jackson, and his muse, Sharaya J Octavio, and have been featured in many fashion editorials and music videos. He is now represented by Patricia Field at the ARTFASHION gallery in New York. His mission is to encourage people of all ages to pursue their ambitions.
Season 19 of ‘Project Runway’ starts on Thursday, October 14 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.