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Project Runway 5 – Episode 4
Posted on August 8th, 2008
Rings of Glory

The Challenge

With the 2008 Olympics just around the corner, Project Runway assigned designers with the task of designing an outfit for the U.S. Olympic team to wear during the opening ceremony. To help them gather inspiration, the designers got to browse through a gallery of photos from previous opening ceremonies throughout the years. »» READ MORE »»

Project Runway 5 – Episode 3
Posted on August 1st, 2008
Bright Lights, Big City

The Challenge

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erhaps running out of new project ideas, this episode’s challenge borrowed once again from a challenge used in a previous season. The designers were each given cameras and dropped off at various NYC tourist destinations. They had to design an outfit for a night out on the town using a photo as their inspiration. »» READ MORE »»

Project Runway 5 – Episode 2
Posted on July 24th, 2008
Grass is Always Greener

The Challenge

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roject Runway finally decided to go green. (Ironically, a show about staying on top of the trends picked up on this one after it’s already become mainstream). This week’s challenge: to create a cocktail dress for their clients (the models) from environmentally friendly fabrics. And it wouldn’t be a real challenge without throwing in a deliciously evil twist: this time, the models would shop for fabrics. »» READ MORE »»

Project Runway 5 – Episode 1
Posted on July 21st, 2008
Let’s Start from the Beginning

The Challenge

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o kick off season 5, Project Runway went back to its roots. This year’s crop of 16 designers had to step away from the ordinary with a challenge from Season 1. The challenge: create an innovative outfit using items found at a local grocery store.
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