Christopher Palu is 29 years old and currently lives in Brooklyn, NY.
While attending the Fashion Institute of Technology, he interned at Vera Wang, assisted at ELLE magazine and worked as a front desk receptionist at a hair salon. Right out of school, he jumped into the industry as a shoe designer at Sam Edelman. He then competed in season 10 of "Project Runway" where he won 4 challenges, including: the Rockettes costume, the Lord and Taylor gown and the Babies"R"Us dress and showed at fashion week finishing in fourth. From there, he entered back into the industry as an associate designer for Haute Hippie. He then competed on "Project Runway All Stars" Season 3 where he finished fourth. After the competition, he designed for Elie Tahari and then appointed as Senior Designer back at Haute Hippie. Now he is consulting for different brands and production companies doing custom pieces and costumes. He hopes to one day launch his own brand and buy his boyfriend a jet. He’s tired of flying economy.