Meet the Designers of Project Runway Season 11!

It's that time again! These 16 budding designers with serious ambition and a definite knack for drama are all vying for the Season 11 crown in the series' first ever team challenge. That's right: Designers will be working in teams for the entire series, but only one contestant will be the winner. So, who's it going to be? Read up on the Season 11 designers, right here.

January 18, 2013 4:00 PM

Daniel Esquivel

Age: 48
Hometown: Dallas, TX
Lives in: Austin, TX

Design training/schooling: "Self-taught."

Strengths as a designer: "Very fashion-intuitive."

Influences: "In the past it was by the Hitchcock style and being able to transform it forward. Now it's artists, museums, architecture and music."