Zayden Skipper Biography
Hailing from Mississippi, Zayden Skipper is an American fashion designer and reality tv star appearing on the reality tv show Project Runway. The 19th season of the tv series started airing on Bravo on the 14th of October, 2021. The Atlanta-based fashion designer is best recognized for being the only Black man to graduate from Savannah College of Art and Design with an MFA.
Zayden Skipper Age
Zayden was brought into this world in the year 1989 which makes him 32 years old as of 2021. However, the reality star has not yet disclosed any information about his exact date of birth. Therefore, information about his zodiac sign is also not available.
Zayden Skipper Height
Zayden is a man of tall stature, according to his pictures. He is also of moderate weight. He has attractive brown eyes. This information is however, out of reach.
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Zayden Skipper Family
Zayden is originally from Mississippi but calls the south side of Chicago home since he was raised there. Born to his mother Cassandra Skipper-Smith Zayden was raised by a powerful group of women including his grandmother and aunts. He has these women to thank for who he is today and since they always made sure he was okay. Skippers has sisters. Information about his father is not available.
Zayden Skipper Husband
When it comes to his personal life, Skipper does not appear to be dating or married. He has however, not come forward to declair anything about his love life. Speculation have been made that Zayden might actually be gay. The fashion designer has not denied or accepted the speculations. They appear to not bother him as he is busy with his career and the competition at the moment.
Zayden Skipper Project Runway
Zayden has one of the most incredible talents which landed him the opportunity to feature in one of the most extravagant fashion reality tv series Project Runway. The 19th episode of the show which features 16 fashion designers premiered on October 14, 2021 airing on Bravo TV.
For this season Nina Garsia, Brandon Maxwell, and Elaine Welteroth came back as judges while Christiano Siriano is host and mentor for the fashion designers. Like most of the contestants, Skipper too found love in fashion and design at a young age. His inspiration came from his grandmother. She would make beautiful clothes for him and his sisters.
He therefore started his career in fashion by making high school marching bands. To further his skills, he enrolled at Alcorn State. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business. Skipper gained the title of First Black man to graduate from Savannah College of Art and Design with an MFA .
He has a collecting called “Avant Oppidan: The Misrepresentation of Black Designers in the Fashion Industry.” The collection aims at telling the history and struggles of Black people and the scarcity of Black fashion designers in the United States. His creations were featured in Vogue Italia, Teen Vogue, Essence, WWD, Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue, France, and Hong Kong.
He also landed the opportunity to represent SCAD in a CFDA fashion future graduate. In addition, Zayden has worked with a couple of celebrities including; Tanya Sams, Tierra Wack, Paula Wallace, and Lori Harvey.
Zayden Skipper Net Worth
Zayden’s net worth information is currently out of reach since it has yet to disclosed. The fashion designer, however, seems to make a good income from his career as a fashion designer and niw as a reality tv star.