Head designer of Costa Nostra clothing and winner of the 3rd season of Bravo's Project Runway.
Before becoming a famous designer, he was once a part of the band Lifter, which had little success and later disbanded.
He is completely self-taught, and only attended a technical trade school to learn the bare bones of design.
He had one son named Harrison.
He and musician Dave Navarro have been friends since their early teens.