We were saddened to learn of Mychael Knight’s passing earlier this morning. Friends and family have gathered to social media to pay their condolences and highlight past experiences with Knight. He will be missed.

 

Read below for details of Mychael Knight’s journey through fashion.

  • Knight began his college experience at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, GA studying Apparel Design and MerchandisingKnight began his life in fashion as an intern at
  • In 2001, Knight began his life in fashion as an intern at Wilbourn Exclusives. He later became a Fashion Stylist in the music industry
  • In 2005, Knight auditioned for Project Runway, and although he wasn’t accepted, he reauditioned and was chosen as a contestant for season 3. He went on to win Season 3’s Fan Favorite Award and placed 4th in the entire competition
  • In 2007, Knight introduced his self-titled brand at BET’s Rip the Runway.
  • In 2009, he introduced his brand Kitty & Dick, a female and male lingerie line
  • On March 17, 2010, Mychael Knight debuted his Fall/Winter 2010 line at Charleston Fashion Week in  Charleston, South Carolina
  • In 2013, Knight became a contestant on Project Runway: All Stars (Season 3) 

(Facts provided by Wikipeidia)

No more information about his death has been released.