Ian Hargrove Designer


Age: 30

Hometown: Cary, IL

Resides in: Chicago, IL

Favorite Designers: Proenza Schouler, Altuzarra, Baja East

Style Icon: Jaden Smith, Jenna Lyons

Favorite past Project Runway Designer: Fabio Costa

Ian has been designing for six years. He has his own label called “AGAINSTALLODDS” and is completely self-taught. His influences include his idea of a “cool girl,” simply dressed, with details and unexpected colors, prints or textures.

Why he’ll win?

Hargrove shows confidence in everything he does and executes the challenges in the time frame given.