Daniel Vosovic


Daniel Vosovic Trivia


  • Trivia

    • He has a boyfriend named Kieran at present.

    • He is currently head designer at the budding NYC-based design label, Raven.

    • He has recently been involved with charities in New York and including the Center for Arts Education and the suicide prevention hotline.

    • His latest project is a collaboration with a new hotel chain, NYLO. He was chosen to design a collection that will be used as staff uniforms in all of hotel's 160 locations across the United States.

    • He earned a professional status as a dance instructor and choreographer.

    • As of 2006, he lives and works in New York City.

    • He was raised in Lowell, Michigan.

    • He is gay, although he describes his sexual orientation as '80/20', favoring men.

    • He was a competitive gymnast at a junior Olympic level in his youth, but injury led him to pursue fashion design.

    • Although he did not win Project Runway, he was offered a job by Michael Kors. Daniel later posted in his blog that after meeting with Michael Kors, Kors decided that he was not right for the job.

    • He won five of the weekly challenges on Project Runway, which is the most by any contestant to date.

    • He worked as an intern for fashion designer Sari Gueron during the 2005 in New York.

    • He graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology in 2005.

    • In November 2004, he was selected as one of two students from the Fashion Institute of Technology to participate in Milan's international design competition, Milano Studia la Moda.

    • He has stated that he had only told his parents about his homosexuality one year before appearing on Project Runway.

    • He participated in Project Runway at only 24 years of age.

    • The dress designed by Daniel on the What's Your Line challenge of the second season of Project Runway was worn by Supermodel Iman on a Red Carpet event hosted by Elle magazine.

    • He was one of the three finalists in Season 2 of Project Runway to show a collection on Olympus Fashion Week.

  • Quotes

    • Daniel: I'm planning to show a collection in the next few years, after I've had a chance to gain some more practical experience under another designer.

    • Daniel: It's okay to have a little dirt under your nails, perfection is overrated.

    • Daniel: I believe a woman can be modern and classic simultaneously.

    • Daniel: At its rawest, fashion is material sewn together in a sequential method. But it's so much more. Fashion creates a mood, captures a moment. It evokes something that you never knew was inside you. Fashion is one of the most underrated stimulants one can encounter.

    • Daniel: I'm really proud of the collection. It took a very long time to get it done and I hope I made a lasting impression with it.