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Bishme Cromartie Bio, Partner, Sister, Net Worth, Project Runway

In 2023, Bishme Cromartie returned to Project Runway All-Stars. Season 20 was released on 15 June with Christian Siriano returning as a mentor, and Nina Garci, Brandon Maxwell, and Elaine Welteroth returning as judges for what they’re describing as the “ultimate fashion challenge.”

For fans who are interested to learn about his partner, sister, net worth, and more. this article is definitely for you.

Bishme Cromartie On Project Runway All-Stars Season 20

Project Runway returned for season 20 for All-Stars with winners and finalists from previous seasons. Among the line-up is Bishme Cromartie who appeared on season 17 of the hit show.

Bishme wanted to test his ability and working under pressure. It prompted him to try his hand at competing on the show. Now in 2023, he has returned for a new season and a second chance for him to win the show.

Speaking on that Bishme shared with Elle, “It was amazingly tough as hell. I’ve gained another season of cast family and learned a lot about myself during a difficult time. I’m honestly wowed by all of the talent we have this season. No one is letting up.”

How Much Is Bishme Cromartie Net Worth?

Bishme Cromartie has accumulated an impressive net worth of $1.5 million. He was 8 years old when he started sketching his designs. His aunt taught him the fundamentals of sewing, and after upgrading to a sewing machine, he started making garments for his friends and family. His vibrant yet sleek attire has gained him recognition on a global scale since the launch of his apparel business.

Speaking on what sparked the passion for fashion designing, Bishme shared, “Looking through fashion magazines while wondering how garments were made at 9 years old is where it all started. I always knew that I wanted to become a fashion designer, but I truly started taking it seriously at the age of 13.”

Bishme was a well-regarded finalist on Project Runway Season 17, and he has dressed such clients as Lizzo, Andra Day, Karrueche Tran, and Niecy Nash. According to Vogue, his clothes “sculpts and celebrate a woman’s body.”

The architectural beauty and sexiness of Cromartie’s work are mesmerizing. Boundary-breaking, playful, bold, passionate, and socially sensitive are all traits of the art that inspires him, and these traits are reflected in his clothing. As a Black designer, his goal is to promote self-expression, fight for representation, and defy stereotypes about people of color.

His objectives include continuing to provide opportunities for all people of color and inspiring those who might not otherwise perceive themselves in the fashion business through his creations.

Bishme has founded his own eponymous clothing life, Bishme Cromartie. You can view their collection in the shop here. As a self-taught fashion designer everything that he has accomplished up to now is something that he hailed as his biggest accomplishment.

Bishme Cromartie Height

Bishme Cromartie’s height measures at a height above 5’9”.

How Old Is Bishme Cromartie?

Bishme Cromartie is 32 years old. While 1991 is his birth year, and February is his birth month.

Bishme Cromartie Sister

Bishme Cromartie has a deceased sister named Chimere Didle who he hailed as his biggest inspiration. Chimere bought the designer his first sewing machine at the age of 13.

Chimere admired her brother’s passion for fashion design.

“I always saw my mom working really hard and was surrounded by friends who also had great imaginations. It really allowed me to focus, develop my work ethic, and create some type of imaginary world,” She previously said. “Next thing I knew, his figurines would have little jackets, and I thought, ‘What’s going on here?’ I guess in his mind, everyone should have a change of clothes.”

The Project Runway star paid tribute to his late sister on Instagram on July 28, 2022. He wrote: “I love you Chimere and Fly high, you inspired me more than anyone in this world and I’ll continue to make you proud.”

Bishme had to deal with the colon cancer diagnosis of his sister. In 2023, the designer struggled with his emotions throughout Project Runway All Stars.

During several challenging stages of the “redemption” challenge, he spoke with producers. He was participating in the design competition in episode 2 and it had only been two months following the demise of his sister. Chimere Faye Didley, Bishme’s older sister, tragically passed away on July 24, 2022.

According to a Go Fund Me page created for Chimere, she was given a stage 4 colon cancer diagnosis in April 2018, barely eight months after she married her devoted husband Scott. In 2023, Bishme will return to Project Runway as a tribute to his sister.

In the most recent post, Bishme mentioned his sister, “Sometimes it’s about being able to push through and concur your fears. This was a rough challenge. I wasn’t even that happens with my look at the time. But now I see the beauty in it and I’m thankful that my sister was by my side to help me complete this look. 💗🫶🏾.”

Chimere was born on 15 December 1979 in Newsburg, New York. She passed away on 24 July 2022.

Bishme Cromartie Partner

To cut to the chase, Bishme Cromartie hasn’t revealed who his current partner is. However, he has reflected on his dating life on his Twitter. He on one tweet (in 2010) joked about dating girls while writing, “I think im going back to dating girls lol.”

A few months later in the same year he tweeted, “I’m not in a relationship so why do all my friends come to me about their relationship problems •_• lol do I give good advice? Hmmm.”

In April 2011, he wrote, “Had a dream last night me n young buck were dating… Sup wit these rappers n me o_0”

However, he also maintained that people should enjoy their life and not find a partner always. He wrote, “I find it sad when ppl can’t be alone like they NEED to be in a relationship…. chill live your life, and find ya self..”

Related FAQs

  • When Is Bishme Cromartie Birthday?

Bishme Cromartie celebrates his birthday on 16 February.

  • Where Is Bishme Cromartie From?

Bishme Cromartie calls Baltimore, Maryland her hometown. He grew up on Greenmount Avenue in Waverly with his mother and older sister, Bishme credits his East Baltimore upbringing with strengthening his creativity at a very early age.

“It wasn’t the best neighborhood, but I think being in a rough environment forces you to develop a great imagination that allows you to escape the world that you’re in,” Bishme said.

Los Angeles, California is her current residence.

  • Is Bishme Cromartie On Instagram And Facebook?

Bishme Cromartie maintains several social media platforms Instagram (@bishme_cromartie), Twitter (@bishmecromartie), and Facebook (@bishme.cromartie).

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