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. In 2014, he joined the cast of Project Runway: All Stars Season 4.
He was eliminated for his work in the avant-garde challenge in week 9.