Q: When did you realize you had designer potential?
A: Five years ago when I decided to start making my own clothes.
Q: First garment you ever made?
A: A vest, nothing special.
Q: What's your design training/schooling?
A: I learned from my mom, but I also went to MCTC for a while.
Q: Strengths as a designer?
A: Very good construction, excellent pattern-maker, and an executive taste.
Q: What have been your influences?
A: I like to make statements. Anything that is powerful. Army, romance, Victorian.
Q: What's playing on your iPod while you design?
A: Robyn, Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash, and Beyonce, of course.
Q: Favorite material/fabric to work with?
A: Lace, chiffon.
Q: Item you're most proud to have designed?
A:I make the best suits ever.
Q: Favorite designer(s)?
A: Alexander McQueen, Karl Lagerfeld.
Q: Sketch or drape?
Q: Patterns or solids?
Q: Favorite colors?
A: Black, gray.
Q: Biggest fear as a designer?
A: I guess I don't ever want to stop being inspired by life.
Q: Fashion must?
A:The perfect boots, especially ankle boots, hats, and a perfect leather jacket.
Q: Fashion faux pas that drives you crazy?
A: Busy T-shirts. Socks with sandals.
Q: Ugliest item of clothing/accessory you've worn?
Q: How would you dress Michelle Obama?
A: beautiful suit and lace shirt.
Q: Dream celebrity client? What would you make for him/her?
A : Beyonce, Victoria Beckham, Johnny Cash.
Q: Favorite super model muse?
A: Naomi Campbell.
Q: If you had to name your label, you'd call it...
A: raul osorio.
Q: If you weren't designing, you'd be...
A: Dancing. Stripping. Just kidding! I'm not sure.
Q: Dream place to set up your design business?
A: NYC, Paris, Argentina.
Q: List of websites featuring your work?
Q: How were you described as a kid?
A:Shy, didn't talk much, but I used to burn things a lot.
Q: How are you described now?
A: Very close and supportive.
Q: Why are you easy or difficult to live with?
A: I'm not easy to live with. Most of my roommates hate me.
Q: Favorite hangout?
A: Club Jager, Bryant Lake Bowl.
A: Dancing, hanging out with friends, going to art openings, shows. Very social.
Q: Favorite films/TV shows?
A: "Toddlers and Tiaras," "Project Runway," "Grey's Anatomy," "Spartacus."
Q: Favorite websites?
A: Stylelikeu, Jezebel.
Q: On Twitter?
A: I don't like Twitter.
Q: iPhone, Android, or Blackberry?
A : Android.
Q: Fast food or gourmet?
Q: Cooking or takeout?
Q: Favorite food(s)?
A: Caribbean cuisine.
Q: Beer or wine?
Q: Biggest pet peeve?
A: I must get my beard trimmed every 4 days - otherwise I go crazy!
Q: How'd you end up auditioning for PR?
A: I was invited to apply for the third year. This is my first time auditioning.
Q: Favorite PR designer?
A: Christian Siriano.
Q: Challenge you hope they don't bring back?
A: Red carpet.
Q: What's your take on team challenges?
A: I don't like them. I like to work under my own terms.
Q: What do you look for in a model?
A: Features, hair, strong walks, nice eyebrows and long beautiful hair.
Q: Do you think you can win PR?
A: I could win because I am very talented and I have a great sense of style. I am also a fast sewer and I'm just the best.