Imagine: A Project Runway Inauguration Dress For Michelle Obama

The Daily Beast » 11/06/08 1:00pm 11/06/08 1:00pm issued a challenge to former designers: . (At the time, Obama's win was not confirmed.) And! As with all challenges, there was a twist: The designers could only use Laura Bush's 2005 Inaugural Ball dress, an American flag, burlap potato sacks and $10 worth of trims of their choice. The resulting…

Tim Gunn To Project Runway Newbies: "You Guys Are A Bunch Of Slackers!"

Last night's premiere of Project Runway was déja vu all over again: The contestants headed to Gristede's supermarket for the first challenge. Just like Season 1! It was a giddy thrill to see first-season fop Austin Scarlett flit onto the scene and lisp his way through an explanation of the task: To create an ensemble… » 7/17/08 11:00am 7/17/08 11:00am

'Project Runway' To Hell: These Fashion Designers Ain't Goin' Nowhere

Shocking news, this: Reality TV stars? Sorta unhappy. Actually, make that really unhappy.! In a heart-wrenching "Where are they now?" moment, the new issue of New York magazine checks in with some of our favorite former Project Runway stars to see just what they're lives are made of now. Turns out, there not much of… » 8/06/07 2:00pm 8/06/07 2:00pm