PROJECT RUNWAY "My Pet Project" Season 9 Episode 2 – Well, the title of the episode pretty much says it all! On this week of PROJECT RUNWAY, the contestants were given $300 to spend at Petland Discounts in the East Village to purchase pet supplies that they would use to construct their designs.
Some had more "out of the box" thinking than others, some played it REALLY safe, and some. well, some just totally missed the mark completely. One thing I will say was that the "out of the box" thinking seemed to go pretty far in this challenge! The designers pulled together some materials from the pet store that I would NEVER consider using as a piece of clothing.
My first thought (which shows why I’m not a designer) was to use leashes for the entire design. While no one did this, Laura was the closest with her leash top (that I swore her model was going to fall out of), but other than that people generally just used leashes and collars for belts. Read More...