Dmitry Sholokhov is a designer from Novopolotsk, Belarus who joined Project Runway season 10. He used to be a professional ballroom dancer who would design costumes for himself and his friends but eventually decided to pursue fashion designing. He then enrolled and graduated from Parsons School of Design with a BFA in Fashion Design. He claims that he has great construction, draping and technical skills but admits that he tends to be impatient.
-"24 Hour Catwalk" grand prize winner
-Gene Kahn Scholarship Award.
"I started sketching very early, around age 7, and I think around age 10 I already knew that I would be a designer."