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Aya Kanai is one of the judges in Lifetime's reality fashion competition series "Project Runway Junior."

Aya Kanai is the Executive Fashion Director at Cosmopolitan and Seventeen Magazines. Previously she was the Senior Fashion Editor at Teen Vogue Magazine, Head Stylist at Shopbop.com and Fashion Director at Nylon Magazine. She is inspired by experimental puppet theater, making quilts, and vintage cars.

Born and raised in New York City, Kanai graduated from Oberlin College, where she received a degree in Visual Arts. Since then, she's been contributing to the contemporary fashion industry in print editorial, celebrity dressing, online retail, and advertising.

She has dressed celebrities such as Gwen Stefani, Cameron Diaz, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez, Miranda Kerr, Jennifer Lawrence, Rita Ora, Bella Thorne, Ashley Olsen, Michelle Williams, Aubrey Plaza, Christina Ricci, Kirsten Dunst, Kristen Stewart and Sienna Miller.

Kanai has styled advertising campaigns for global brands such as Cole Haan, Target, Microsoft, Victoria's Secret, Adidas Originals, Bloomingdales, Macys, Canon, Forever21 and Virgin Mobile.

'Project Runway Junior': TV Review


Birthplace: New York, NY

"Project Runway Junior" contestants 'Project Runway Junior' Contestants Announced — Premiering Thursday, November 12, the new spin-off series, hosted by Tim Gunn and supermodel Hannah Davis, introduces the next generation of up-and-coming fashionistas, ages 13 to 17. Read more...

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