'Project Runway' Star Tim Gunn Talks Coneys, Snooki, Prom, Fashion

05/04/2012 05:06 pm ET
  • Troy Patch

Things we know about Tim Gunn: He's a fashion genius, star of Project Runway, owner of the iconic phrase "Make it work" and chief creative officer of Liz Claiborne, which on May 15 will be known as Fifth & Pacific Cos.

But did you know he hates prom fashion, he's not a fan of Snooki and he's never eaten a coney dog (though he'd be willing to try one)?

Those are just a few of the things we learned about Gunn, who will be in Troy this weekend to host a fashion show at The Somerset Collection, during a phone interview with the fashion expert himself this week. Here's what Gunn had to say about Troy, the state of Michigan, fashion and more.

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