Jefferson Musanda Designer


Age: 25

Hometown: Lynn, MA

Resides in: Brooklyn, NY

Favorite Style Icon: Rihanna

Favorite Designers: Ricardo Tisci, Alexander Wang, Olivier Rousteing

Favorite Past Designers: Michael Costello, Emilio Sosa, Seth Aaron Henderson


Jefferson Musanda decided to pursue a career in the fashion industry after high school and went on to study the business at Fisher College and Pratt Institute. While at these schools, he received the Fisher College’s “Fashion Designer of the Year” Award and the Pratt Merit Award, respectively. Musanda takes his past experiences at school and his experiences in life to help him design and cultivate his aesthetic. He believes that as a designer, his strength lies in his great sense of creativity, proportion and silhouette. His favorite material to work with is really soft neoprene and his favorite colors are black, purple and lime green.


Why He’ll win?

Jefferson believes his unparalleled drive and innate talent will be his winning combination.