"As you know in fashion, one day you're in. And the next day, you're out." AND then you're back in!
Isaac Mizrahi, who's had his seams torn and re-sewn once or twice in his career, should know about second chances [or nine lives] better than anyone. This time, he returns to TV as a judge on the highly anticipated Project Runway All Stars. Thirteen of PR's "MVPs" are back in the competition and the stakes are even higher. As I'm sure will be the drama.
Joining Mizrahi, is fellow judge, Georgina Chapman, creative director of Marchesa. Model, Angela Lindvall plays the Heide role, as the host and Marie Claire's Editor-in-Chief Joanna Coles assumes the role of mentor. Will Cole be the warm, nurturing Tim Gunn type? Doubt it. From her past appearances on Project Runway, she's more like a cross between Simon Cowell and Miranda Priestly. But hey, these designers are now seasoned and should be able to handle tough love and
re-MEET the DESIGNERS:
Kenley Collins (Brooklyn, NY) – Season Five, Second Runner-up
Michael Costello (Palm Springs, CA) – Season Eight, Fourth Place
Gordana Gehlhausen (San Diego, CA) – Season Six, Fourth Place
Mondo Guerra (Denver, CO) – Season Eight, Runner-up
Mila Hermanovski (Los Angeles, CA) – Season Seven, Second Runner-up
Kara Janx (New York, NY) – Season Two, Fourth Place
Elisa Jimenez (New York, NY) – Season Four, 10th Place
April Johnston (Savannah, GA) – Season Eight, Fifth Place
Rami Kashou (Los Angeles, CA) – Season Four, Runner-up
Austin Scarlett (New York, NY) – Season One, Fourth Place
Jerell Scott (New York, NY) – Season Five, Fourth Place
Sweet P/Kathleen Vaughn (Pasadena, CA) – Season Four, Fifth Place
Anthony Williams (Atlanta, GA) – Season Seven, Fifth Place
I'm tuning in for sure, but the second I see any glueing, taping or stapling with praise attached, I'm checking out! However, given the impressive list of competing designers I'm expecting nothing less than sartorial greatness.
Project Runway All Stars /January 5 9pm/8c
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