Rene Gutierrez from "Project Runway Junior" is one of the contestants in Season 2 of the Lifetime reality fashion design competition series. He is seventeen years old and lives in Dallas, Texas. He describes his design aesthetic risqué couture, and his favorite designers are Jeremy Scott, Marco Marco, and Marc Jacobs.
Rene Gutierrez describes his personality as edgy, passionate and uncensored. Growing up, he always tried to fit in with the crowd but it wasn't until he started high school that he was able to find his true passion and love for design. He first started designing clothes at the age of five, when he started taking clothes people weren't wearing and turning them into clothing for dolls. Self-taught, his mother bought Rene a sewing machine at age fourteen and with the help of YouTube, he perfected his skills. Rene likes to push the boundaries on his clothing as he primarily designs for the confident woman. He prides himself on thinking outside of the box and not designing the typical look. Rene plans on going to FIDM, FIT or Parsons to study design and ultimately wants to have his own fashion brand and be a world-renowned designer.

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Age: ∼17 years old
Hometown: Dallas, TX
Current Residence: Dallas, TX

'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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