Christian Siriano Biography
|Popular Name:||Christian Siriano|
|Birth Name:||Christian Vincent Siriano|
|Birth Date:||18 November 1985|
|Birth Place:||Annapolis, Maryland, United States|
Brad Walsh (m. 2016 – 2019)
|Years active:||2008 till date|
|Net Worth:||$14 million|
Christian Siriano is a well-known American fashion designer. He first gained popularity when he won the fourth season of American design and fashion show known as “Project Runway”, as the youngest ever known winner. This win gave him global recognition and has since made the way for him in his career as a professional fashion designer. We will attempt to revisit all the details that has made up Christian Siriano net worth 2020 and entire career journey in this article, so keep reading to find out everything there is to know about this personality.
Christian Siriano’s Early Life
Christian Siriano was born in Maryland, United States, on 18 November, 1985. He was also raised in the town where he was born, under the shelter of his parents Peter and Joye Siriano. His only known sibling is his sister called Shannon Siriano.
Christian attended Broadneck Senior High School for a year before joining Baltimore School for Arts. It was in this school that he studied fashion design as a course. He has named his parents as his most significant influence to enter the field of fashion.
A part of his childhood interests was Ballet. He loved the costumes that were used in ballet, and picked an interest in studying fashion from there.
After high school, he traveled to London, England to study at the American Intercontinental University after he was rejected by the Fashion Institute of Technology back in America.
Christian Siriano’s Career
From the records available, Christian Siriano’s fashion career started when he was a child and playing ballet. At thirteen years, he became a hair washer and a styling assistant at a salon in Annapolis. Upon completion of his studies in London, he worked with Alexander McQueen and Vivienne Westwood for some time during his internship. By the time he moved to New York, he was equipped enough to start doing makeup for artists and wedding gowns. He also worked with Marc Jacobs.
Christian Siriano made a decision to audition for the popular fashion competition, “Project Runway”. He managed to make it through three tough fashion challenges. Throughout the entire competition, he showed some of his collections, and was eventually crowned the winner of “Project Runway” season four, and was applauded by the celebrity judge present, Victoria Beckham.
His awards for winning the competition were; $100,000, a 2008 Saturn Astra car, and a fashion spread in Elle magazine.
Soon, his fashion line, “Christian Siriano” debuted in the fashion week held in New York in 2008, and four years later in 2012, he opened his store in Manhattan.
He has collaborated with Mass Market in business.
To add, in 2009, he released a book, titled, “Fierce Style: How To Be Your Most Fabulous Self”.
Awards & Achievements
Christian Siriano has won a Shorty Award, to acknowledge him as the Best in Fashion. He is the winner of the 2008 edition of “Project Runway”. Furthermore, his induction into the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) took place in June 2013.
Christian has come out as gay.
He previously married Brad Walsh in 2016 but later divorced him two years later in 2018. He later announced that he’d found new love in four weeks after leaving his marriage.
Once married to Brad Walsh his partner for over 11 years, they went their separate ways in June 2018 and in July Siriano started dating Kyle Smith.
Christian is of average body build. He weighs 62kg and has a height of 163cm. The 34-year-old fashionista wears his hair black, and the color of his eyes is dark brown.
Christian Siriano Net Worth
The renowned fashion designer is a mogul in the making. He has been named one of Crain’s “Top 40 Entrepreneurs under 40” since the launch of his fashion line which fetched him $1.2 million in total revenue in 2012. He has designed for many big names such as Jessica Parker, Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, Heidi Klum, and Victoria Beckham.
According to Forbes, the most successful and youngest winner of “Project Runway”, Christian Siriano had revenues of over $6.5 million in 2019 from his clothing line alone. In addition to his clothing line, he also launched a fragrance and eye-wear collection which contributes significantly to Christian Siriano net worth 2020. He has design partnership with Spiegel, Starbucks, Puma, Disney, LG, Payless. His clothes sell at Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman, and also through his own store in Manhattan, and his website as well. So with all of these in place, the big question is: what is Christian Siriano net worth 2020, and how much does he make from all these ventures?
Salary & Earnings
Majority of his Christian Siriano’s wealth has been built through his career which has proven to be lucrative. Although he made some money after winning “Project Runway”, his intense passion for work as a young and talented fashion designer has made him a millionaire. With a career peaking at a young age, Siriano may just be starting his mark even with all the fortune he has made, and from the looks of things, the future looks bright for him.
Assets, Houses, Cars, Wealth
Though a Maryland native, Siriano now maintains homes in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, and also Danbury, Connecticut. His home in Manhattan is valued at $1.8 million, while his property in Connecticut is said to worth $900,000. As at last estimation, he had revenues of over $6.5 million in 2019 from his clothing line alone.
We estimate that Christian Siriano net worth 2020 is around $14 million based on his income and earnings, as well as revenues generated from his clothing line.