Char Glover from "Project Runway 2014" is one of the contestants in Season 13 of the Lifetime reality fashion design competition series. She is a 37-year-old designer from Detroit, Michigan.

Here is an interview with Char Glover:

Describe your family:

Honest, hilarious, loving and supportive.

Current occupation?

Cosmetology.

Past jobs?

I've been doing hair since I was 16 years old.

Nicknames?

Char (short for Charketa).

When did you realize you had designer potential?

When I graduated from high school, I would make mine and my friends' clothes.

First garment you ever made?

I made some outfits for a dance group. I basically only used spray paint, safety pins, and needle and thread. I was so ambitious!

What's your design training/schooling, etc.?

Self-taught.

Have you won any awards for your designs/work related to design?

I was nominated as 2012 Womenswear Designer of the Year from the Detroit Fashion Group; however, I didn't win.

Strengths as a designer?

Construction and fit.

Weaknesses as a designer?

Menswear.

What are your influences?

My past influence was anything vintage. Now I'm the total opposite: I'm obsessed with modern, clean, sleek lines with BOLD colors.

What's playing on your iPod when you're designing?

Chrisette Michele, Anita Baker, Teena Marie (I love R&B).

Favorite material or fabric to work with?

Stretch crepe and knits.

Item you're most proud of designing?

I made a custom orange silk jumper for Dawn Richard for her appearance on BET's "106 & Park."

Favorite designer(s)?

Tracey Reese, Isabel Marant.




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FACTS

Where does she live? Find out here.

Age: ∼39 years old
Hometown: Detroit, MI
Current Residence: Detroit, MI




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