Chris Russo from "Project Runway Junior" is one of the contestants in Season 2 of the Lifetime reality fashion design competition series. He is 16 years old and lives in Calverton, New York. His design aesthetic is bold ready to wear, and his favorite designers are Jeremy Scott and The Blondes.

Chris Russo has always wanted to learn how to sew, and he got the opportunity when he enrolled in a home economics class at twelve years old. His grandmother helped him learn the basics of garment construction and since then, he has spent his spare time self-teaching through the power of persistence. He likes to mix prints and textiles to make clothing that is comfortable and gets his inspiration from art, particularly Andy Warhol.

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Age: ∼16 years old
Hometown: Calverton, NY
Current Residence: Calverton, NY

'Project Runway Junior' Season 2: Meet the Contestants — Premiering Thursday, December 22, the sophomore season of the Lifetime competition series features twelve of the the freshest forces to be reckoned with in the fashion world. Read more...

'Project Runway Junior' Contestants Announced — Premiering Thursday, November 12, the new spin-off series, hosted by Tim Gunn and supermodel Hannah Davis, introduces the next generation of up-and-coming fashionistas, ages 13 to 17. Read more...

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