Justin LeBlanc is one of the designers of Project Runway
season 12. He was eliminated during episode 7 but Tim Gunn decided to use the save on him
, giving him a chance to get back on the game. He continued to impress the judges until the finale, where he finished in third place
. He comes from Tampa, Florida but currently resides in Raleigh, North Carolina where he works as an assistant professor in the College of Design at North Carolina State University. He has a BA in Architecture from North Carolina State University and a Masters of Design in Fashion, Body, and Garment from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He has also interned for Alexander McQueen and Nick Cave.