Model, Project Runway winner, entrepreneur and author, Liris Crosse. Her book “Make The World Your Runway: Top Model Secrets For Everyday Confidence and Success,” is a rallying cry for the woman who wants more out of life and more confidence as she goes about attaining it. Crosse was born and raised in Baltimore.
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Baltimore born and raised Liris Crosse made history in the sixteenth season of Project Runway when she became the first black plus sized model to win the competition. Fans may recall her unforgettable victory night as she unabashedly shed tears of joy upon realizing she had won. “I was so overcome by emotion,” she recalls. “Imagine, I was the first black plus sized model to walk in a designer finale on Project Runway during season 14!”