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Project Runway 5 – Episode 8
Posted on September 5th, 2008
Double O Fashion

The Challenge

This week, the nine remaining designers were taken to the glamorous showroom of designer Diane Von Furstenberg. Their challenge? To design a piece inspired by this fashion icon’s fall collection based on Marlene Dietrich’s character in A Foreign Affair. »» READ MORE »»

Project Runway 5 – Episode 7
Posted on August 29th, 2008
Fashion that Drives You

The Challenge

This week, the ten remaining designers found themselves on the roof of a NYC parking garage with several Saturn View Hybrids stocked with car parts and materials. The designers were then given another green challenge: to design an innovative garment using as many materials as they could grab from the cars in 4 minutes! »» READ MORE »»

Project Runway 5 – Episode 6
Posted on August 22nd, 2008
Good Queen Fun

The Challenge

Season 4 contestant Chris March returned to the runway (dressed in drag as a Viking opera singer) to give the designers this week’s challenge: to design an over-the-top dramatic look for a drag queen. The runway then filled with an assortment of drag queens which included amusing characters like Sharon Needles, Heddalettuce, Annida Greenkard, and Farrah Moans. »» READ MORE »»

Project Runway 5 – Episode 5
Posted on August 16th, 2008
Welcome to the Jungle

The Challenge

This week, our crew of designers was given the challenge to design a day to night ensemble for Brooke Sheild’s bohemian career-woman character in the NBC TV series Lipstick Jungle. In the first partner challenge of this season, the winner would have his or her look worn by the actress on the show. The six team leaders were chosen by Brooke based on her design preferences and then each team leader chose a partner from the remaining six designers to work with. »» READ MORE »»