Carrie Sleutskaya Designer


Age: 24

Hometown: Moscow, Russia

Resides in: San Diego, CA

Favorite Designers:Gareth Pugh, Haider Ackermann, Alexander McQueen, Givenchy

Favorite past Project Runway Designers: Christian Siriano, Dom Streater, Elena Slivnyak


Described as highly artistic and inspirational by her friends and family, Carrie is an efficient and innovative designer. She’s been sewing since she was ten and she instantly knew that she was going to be a designer after reading a Japanese comic book about fashion design triggered something in her. Caroline has a BFA from Otis College of Art and Design and designs for her own label, Halcyon. Her designs are influenced by the various subcultures and trends of Japanese street fashion and especially post-modern designers with futuristic aesthetics.

Why she’ll win?

Caroline is fearless, versatile and willing to test boundaries. With her extensive background in illustration and formidable knowledge of pop-culture trends, she is ready to blow her competition away.