Mychael Knight From 'Project Runway' Dies At 39

So sad.

Sad news to report. Mychael Knight, who was a finalist on season three of Project Runway, has passed away. He was 39 years old. 

According to, the fashion designer passed away on Tuesday. There are no other details at this time. Mychael is being honored on Twitter. See below:

On top of his success with Project Runway, he appeared on BET's Rip the Runway and designed a line of custom tees for Starbucks.
Check out Mychael's collection on the season three finale of Project Runway.

Our condolences go out to Mychael's family and friends. 

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