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OccupationFashion Journalist
Networth$3 million
NationalityColombian
SpouseDavid Conrod
EducationDana Hall School, Boston University, Fashion Institute of Technology
Place of birthBarranquilla, Colombia
Birthyear1965
BirthmonthMay
Birthday3

A Colombian fashion journalist Nina Garcia is the editor-in-chief of Elle. Furthermore, she is the judge on the Lifetime reality television program Project Runway since its first season. Moreover, Garcia is also an author and has written four books. 

Nina Garcia won a few awards including Oracle Award from Fashion Group International and Individual Achievement award. Gracia is married to David Conrod and has two children from their relationship. 

What Is The Net worth Of Nina Garcia In 2019? Salary, Income

Nina Gracia has an estimated net worth of around $3 million as of 2019. From her successful journalism career, Gracia earns an astonishing amount of money. To date, she has worked for a number of fashion channels.

Currently, she is the editor-in-chief of Elle and earns an average annual salary of around $53,500. Moreover, Gracia is also the judge on the Lifetime reality television program Project Runway since its first season.

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Hence, Gracis definitely gets paid a decent sum of salary from the television program as its judge. She is living a lavish life with her husband and kids. 

When Did Nina Garcia Marry Her Husband? Relationships, Affairs, Wedding, Children

The renowned fashion journalist, Nina Garcia aged 53 is a married woman. She is married to David Conrod. However, the precise date and place of their wedding are not revealed to the media yet. 


CAPTION: Nina Garcia and her husband David Conrod

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From their marital relationship, the husband and wife are blessed with two children, sons. On 24th March 2007, Gracia gave birth to their first child Lucas Alexander Conrod who was 3.3 kg when born.

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CAPTION: Nina Garcia and her son

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Likewise, she gave birth to their second child named Alexander David Conrod in November 2010. She was 43 years old when she gave birth to her second son. Since their wedding, the couple is still together and is maintaining a peaceful relationship. So far, there are no signs and rumors of divorce.  

When Was Nina Garcia Born? Early Life And Education

Nina Garcia was born on 3rd May 1965, in Barranquilla, Columbia. Her father is one of the wealthy importers and her Cecilia de García mother is an actress. Her full name is Ninotchka Garcia. She used to travel the world every winter for a month. 

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Garcia moved to the US at the age of fifteen. She then joined Dana Hall School in Wellesley, Massachusetts and was graduated in 1983. Garcia went to Boston University to study liberal arts and have a bachelor's degree from there.

Nina got the bachelor's degree from Esmod in Paris 1992 from Fashion Institute of Technology of New York's city. She joined Perry Ellis team's public relations department as she decided to take her fashion career ahead.

Nina Garcia Career

Nina Garcia began her career in the fashion industry in the early 1980s. She worked as public relations department for Perry Ellis and then Marc Jacobs designer. Garcia then left Marc Jacobs and moved to Mirabella. There she worked as Assistant Stylist and Market Editor.

In 2000, Nina became the Fashion Designer of Elle. She left the position in 2008 and became an editor at the magazine until August. Gracia spent her 13 years at Elle. She was the Fashion Director for eight years. On 2nd September 2008, she became the Fashion Director of Marie Claire.

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Gracia currently runs the fashion department. She participated in a number of a television interview. As the relied fashion authority, she covers the designer fashion market of Milan, New York, and Paris. Likewise, Nina was promoted as a Creative Director at Marie Claire.

YouTube: Nina Garcia in the Fashion Closet | WWD

In addition, Gracia also became the judge on Project Runway from the starting season. She even judged Miss Universe in 2007 which was held in Mexico City. She also has written four books. The Little Black Book of Style, Harper Collins, A Guide to the Pieces Every Stylish Woman Must Own, The Style Strategy is the books written by her.

Currently, Gracia serves as the editor-in-chief of Elle. Moreover, since its first season, she is also the judge of the Lifetime reality television program Project Runway. For her excellent work, Gracia was awarded the Oracle Award at 2010 Night of Stars Gala. The event was organized by NGO Fashion Group International

Updated On Thu Dec 29 2016 Published On Tue Dec 16 2014 By rajan

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