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While most 18-year-olds are deciding whether or not to attend senior prom, Alexander Sanchez is busy designing Alice Cooper’s costumes and submitting extravagant outfits for the revered design contest, A Royal Fashion Competition to benefit Pink Ribbons Crusade and Sentebale, His Royal Highness Prince Harry’s Personal Charity. In his final year at the New School for the Arts and Academics (NSAA) in Tempe, the fashion-designing teen is redefining what it means to dress to impress.