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

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Tim Gunn, star of the television show
Tim Gunn, star of the television show "Project Runway," will host a fashion show at the Somerset Collection in Troy, Mich. on Saturday.

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.

Read the whole story at Troy Patch