Project Runway: The Show That Changed Fashion (Paperback)

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NOVEMBER 2012

November: A month that sometimes needs color and reminds us to be
thankful. The 10-year anniversary collection reminds me what FUN Runway
has been and how colorful! This is a great gift for fashionistas,
budding designers/costumers and all-around creative types. Learn all the
backstage secrets like which designer is "fierce" and why. What type of
dress would you make out of merchandise at a grocery store? Can you
tell which dress on pages 152-153 was made of newspaper? Find the
peanuts sack dress!

Check out my other picks!

— margaret

Description


Project Runway, the groundbreaking reality television series, premiered in 2004. Ten seasons into its run comes the official guide behind the scenes of a television and fashion landmark. In this book, fully illustrated with hundreds of photos, fans will learn how the show began and developed over the years, relive the highlights of seasons past, and learn what their favorite designers are doing today. The book will feature commentary from Heidi Klum throughout, as well as interviews with the people behind the scenes, top designers of ten seasons, and stars of the show: workroom mentor Tim Gunn and judges Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia, and Michael Kors. This is the ultimate source for all things Project Runway.

About the Author


Eila Mell is a journalist who has spent many years writing about fashion, theater, and film and interviewing many of the biggest names in the worlds of fashion and entertainment. She has appeared on dozens of television and radio shows, including The Insider, Hollywood 411, and The Mark & Brian Show. Eila is also author of the book New York Fashion Week.

Project Runway is a reality TV series produced by the Weinstein Company that debuted in 2004. Hosted by model Heidi Klum and co-starring Tim Gunn, Michael Kors, and Nina Garcia, the show features twelve or more aspiring designers each season competing for cash, prizes, and finally the ultimate honor of presenting their own collection at New York Fashion Week. Over the years the show has founded many careers in the fashion industry, been critically acclaimed, and is a favorite among millions of fans. Season ten premieres July 2012.

Praise For…



"An inside look at all the glitz and glamour, blood, sweat, tears, and trends
that make fashion shows and fashion such a magic and mystical ride." -Phillip Bloch on author's previous book, New York Fashion Week
Product Details
ISBN: 9781602861787
ISBN-10: 1602861781
Publisher: Hachette Books
Publication Date: July 10th, 2012
Pages: 296
Language: English