Nina Garcia

Born May 3, 1965

Nina García, is a Colombian fashion journalist and critic who has held the post of Fashion Director at Elle and Marie Claire magazines, and has been a judge on the Lifetime reality television program Project Runway since its premiere season.

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Nina Garcia.


1965 Birth Born on May 3, 1965.


1983 18 Years Old Garcia was born in Barranquilla, Colombia, the daughter of a wealthy importer. She graduated from the Dana Hall School in Wellesley, Massachusetts in 1983 and holds a bachelor's degree from Boston University.


1992 27 Years Old Later she attended Ecole Superieure de la Mode in Paris and also earned a bachelor's degree in 1992 from the Fashion Institute of Technology(FIT). … Read More


2000 35 Years Old After leaving Marc Jacobs, Garcia moved to Mirabella, where she worked as Assistant Stylist and Market Editor until taking a position at Elle. She became Fashion Director of Elle in 2000.


Garcia left the Fashion Director position in April 2008, becoming Editor-at-Large at the magazine until the end of August.