Christian Siriano Shows Dramatic Dresses & Gorgeous Gowns For Spring 2012

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Project Runway premiered in December 2004, and since then, the show has introduced audiences to up and coming talent from around the country. Season 4 winner Christian Siriano is arguably the most successful contestant so far; since the finale in 2008, he's managed keep turning out beautiful creations and dress high-profile clients. Saturday afternoon, Siriano showed his Spring 2012 collection, and those looking for dresses with drama were not disappointed.

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I was at the show, but I missed all the front-row madness. I think I am standing about five rows behind these folks: Sarah Hyland, Corinne Bailey-Rae, Monet Mazur, Heidi Klum and Joe Zee.

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The daytime stuff was pretty, preppy, with a stripped-down color palette: Pink, green, coral, white and khaki.

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The cigarette pants and the sheer robe thingy seemed sorta '60s.

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The colors were more intense, more vivid that these photographs would have you believe.

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The shirt with the ruffled sleeves and the flirty chartreuse dress on the right are sure to be celeb faves.

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The neutral colors? I don't care much for. But.

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The juicy brights? Love.

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FYI: The shoes are Payless.

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While the daytime stuff was cute, the gowns, ugh, the gowns! So pretty, dreamy, frothy and romantic.

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Don't you think the breathtaking coral number on the right is perfect for Oscar night?

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Unfortunate Corinne Bailey-Rae picture! Also, when is she going to release new music?

I like her shorter designs, but the long skirts and dresses just look awkward and ill fitting to me.