David Giampiccolo from "Project Runway 2015" is one of the contestants in Season 14 of the Lifetime reality fashion design competition series. He is a 30-year-old designer from Los Angeles, California. He was raised though in Brussels. Belgium.

Realizing his love for design at the age of 18, David Giampiccolo enrolled at Fashion Design School in Brussels. After studying fashion design at Haute Ecolo Fransico Ferrer, the young designer moved to the United States without knowing any English. David loves working with leather and organza and is influenced by street wear as well as 80s and 90s style.

Why will he win? Determined to be successful and make his father proud, David will push himself all the way. His European take on American street wear will leave the judges wanting more!

David's favorite designer is Martin Margiela, and his style icon is Bjork. David's favorite past "Project Runway" designer is Sean Kelly.

Here is an interview with David:

When did you realize you had designer potential?

Around 18 years old.

Strengths as a designer? 

I care a lot for my customer, so I try to make my designs comfortable and mix street wear with a touch of couture.

Weaknesses as a designer?

I don't have a lot of patience.

How did you end up auditioning for "Project Runway"? 

I saw the casting call on social media and I thought, why not?

Challenge you wish they'd bring back?

The men's wardrobe challenge.

What's your take on team challenges?

I love them. They can be a learning experience.

Do you think you can win "Project Runway"?

Yes, I have a unique point of view and style.

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Where does he live? Find out here.

Age: ∼33 years old
Hometown: Brussels. Belgium
Current Residence: Los Angeles, CA

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