Posts Tagged Isaac Mizrahi
Host: Alyssa Milano
Judges: Georgina Chapman and Isaac Mizrahi
Mentor: Marie Claire Senior Fashion Editor Zanna Roberts Rassi
S8 (2nd Runner-Up)
–formerly Andy South. Educating world about transgender community.
S10 (4th place)
–worked as shoe designer for Sam Edelman but was laid off
–“obsessive” designer of handbags
–grew up on Long Island
–trained at Fashion Institute of Technology
S11 (4th place)
–role model for Hispanic LGBT community, he speaks out about being bullied as a child.
–from Austin, Texas
S10 (6th place)
–from Ukraine, immigrated to U.S. at age 10
–has an online shop for her brand and ready-to-wear line called iimuahii42wear
–she also works as a costume designer
–Parsons School of Design graduate
–started own bridal line
–designed gowns for celebs such as Selena Gomez for 2011 People’s Choice Awards
–former member of the band Lifter
–tooks classes at Los Angeles Trade-Technical College
–clothing line Cosa Nostra
–celeb clients include Gwen Stefani, Dave Navarro, Madonna, Marilyn Manson, and Jennifer Lopez
–developed high-end children’s line La Miniatura available in Niemen Marcus,, Harrods, Bloomingdales, Barney’s and Fred Siegel
–born in Liberia and immigrated to Canada in 1990
–studied fashion design at L’Academies des Couturiers Design Institute in Ottaw, Ontario
–lives in Little Rock, Arkansas
–designs The Saba Collection of eco-friendly jewelry for Madera Exotic Woods
S10 (2nd runner-up)
–grew up in Michigan, attended University of Michigan
–while working as a sales associate in Los Angeles she decide to study fashion at San Francisco’s Academy of Art
S3 (4th place)
–born in Germany and raised in Alabama
–worked as an intern at Wilbourn Exclusives
–became a stylist in the music industry
–has his own label Mychael Knight
–designs have been worn by Jennifer Hudson, Kelly Rowland and Queen Latifah
Seth Aaron Henderson
–has created designs for Lexus, Intel
–designed a line of fashionable iPad covers
–has been involved with the Project Runway family by serving on fashion judging panel for seasons 8-12
S9 (2nd runner-up)
–born in Guadalajara, Mexico and raised in Los Angeles
–attended FIT in New York but didn’t graduate
The All Star Designers
Austin Scarlett [New York] – Season One, Fourth Place – known for eccentric ball gowns and ability to produce glamorous fashions under tight deadlines, including a gown made entirely out of corn husks.
Kara Janx [New York] – Season Two, Fourth Place –known for her signature wrap dress
Elisa Jimenez [New York] – Season Four, 10th Place – known for marking her clothes with spit, rather than a fabric pencil.
Rami Kashou [Los Angeles] – Season Four, Runner-up – known for his signature Grecian-style draping look
Sweet P/Kathleen Vaughn [Pasadena, CA] – Season Four, Fifth Place – known for her club-influenced garments and retro pieces
Jerell Scott [New York] – Season Five, Fourth Place – known for creating stunning and opulent designs
Kenley Collins [Brooklyn] – Season Five, Second Runner-up –known for her vintage, flapper-inspired looks.
Gordana Gehlhausen [San Diego] – Season Six, Fourth Place –showcased her signature knit and crochet wear.
Anthony Williams [Atlanta] – Season Seven, Fifth Place – Known for his competitive spirit and aesthetic for bold and striking colors and sequins
Mila Hermanovski [Los Angeles] – Season Seven, Second Runner-up –she chose to show a black and white collection inspired by shadows at Bryant Park.
April Johnston [Savannah, Georgia] – Season Eight, Fifth Place –known for her dark textures and grunge-inspired pieces.
Michael Costello [Palm Springs] – Season Eight, Fourth Place –known for and his draping style and being one of the designers without any formal training
Mondo Guerra [Denver] – Season Eight, Runner-up –revealed his HIV positive status on the show
–an exclusive designer’s boutique in select Neiman Marcus stores and on NeimanMarcus.com
– $100,000 dollars in technology and office space to help grow their business from HP and Intel
– $100,000 cash from L’Oreal Paris
–a feature spread in Marie Claire, for which he or she will serve as a guest editor for one year
–a sewing and embroidery studio provided by Brother International
Judges: designers Isaac Mizrahi and Georgina Chapman
Host: supermodel Angela Lindvall
Mentor: Marie Claire Editor-in-Chief Joanna Coles
Project Runway All Stars will premiere later this year on Lifetime.