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whoa, hold the phone. September 24, 2010

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I am going to talk about Project Runway for a few minutes here…so don’t read this if you have not watched it yet…

We got home last night and watched it off our DVR.

All I have to say is you HAVE GOT to be kidding me.  How on earth was Gretchen’s mess dress in the top three??  I nearly fell off the couch when I heard. 

The challenge was to design a couture gown.  Then halfway through Tim Gunn came in and told them they had to also design a ready to wear look.

I will admit, I was a bit underwhelmed by the looks.  I really loved Andy’s… and Mondo’s was really good too… they both were definitely top tier material.

But GRETCHEN??????????  Are Heidi & Nina going blind?????????

Maybe this is couture at a Renaissance Fair… but…

In reality, where the rest of us live this is the ugliest thing I have seen this season.  I thought for sure she was going home last night.  And then she is on the top.  NO WAY!  I mean crushed velvet, magenta, feathers coming off of it, and a resemblance to a potato sack???????

I would personally rather see one of those early outfits of Peach come back to haunt us. 

But, really, what is going on over there at PR?  They keep harping on the taste levels of designers…but I am not sure they can talk.

 

(next) spring September 14, 2010

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La La LOVE this gown from Christian Siriano Spring 2011 Collection from New York Fashion week.

Photo credit NY Times

Turquoise. Brown. Fun Print. Ruffles. Folds. I mean, this has B written ALL OVER IT.

Must find invite to black tie event stat. Probably too formal for the Navy ball, eh?

 

PR Season SIX! July 9, 2009

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Work from Althea's Portolfio

Work from Althea's Portolfio

Coming back on August 20th. Who’s excited? This girl!
 
Check out the designer portfolios here. And here for a season forecast by last season’s winner Leanne Marshall.
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