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Meet Raul Peñaranda, Competition Guest Judge
Kenmore Studios: So You Wanna Be a Designer
Episode 8 - Series Finale
Making dreams a reality was the anthem of the evening. Guest Judge, Raul Penaranda, showed off his inspirational wristband with these words displayed on it. The show was turning into a bit of a motivational rally, which is refreshing considering we're talking about an industry where having a thick skin is crucial and rejection can come hard. Achievement doesn't come without taking risks.
IGNITE at NYFW
My Life, My Dreams ... My Press III
Sketch Night with Raul Penaranda
June 11, 2019
Raul Peñaranda and House Xtravaganza Bring Ball Culture to the Cielo Gala Benefit for HIV/AIDS
Instagram Post: July 23, 2020
“As we let our own light Shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.” ~ Nelson Mandela
Shine was the theme of Raul Penaranda's latest show at New York Fashion Week this year, and just as bright as his newest line shines, so does he. In a year dominated by negative headlines, it's important to highlight those that inspire and uplift others. Inspiration awakens us to new possibilities by allowing us to transcend our ordinary experiences and limitations, it propels a person from apathy to possibility and transforms the way we perceive our own capabilities. His story inspires, his empathy creates opportunities, and his actions unite communities.
For future leaders, these are some lessons we can learn from Raul...