Irina Shabayeva

Irina Shabayeva is an artist and a fashion designer. Irina is a Parsons School of Design graduate and the winner of season six reality series Project Runway. Her couture designs are a favorite among celebrities and frequented red carpets around the world. Shabayeva was born in the Republic of Georgia and raised in Brooklyn New York. Irina graduated from Parsons School of Design in 2003 to pursue a career in the fashion industry. While at Parsons, she was honored with the prestigious Saga Design Award among others.Following her graduation she went on to work for Adrienne Landau as the head designer. In 2009, Irina competed and won Project Runway Season 6. Since her win, Irina has been growing her brand. In 2011, Irina launched an exclusive bridal collection for Kleinfeld and now has a made to measure bridal and couture business. The same year Irina launched a line called LUXE by Irina to be sold exclusive on HSN the home shopping network. In addition , Irina continues to design to her celebrity clientele which include, Selena Gomez, Carrie Underwood, Madonna, Kelly Rippa, Kelly Clarkson, to mention just a few.