Lifetime milks Project Runway for more all stars
Grab your needle and thread, Lifetime has unveiled a new season of Project Runway All Stars. It will feature the designers you know and love, faced with new, more innovative challenges.
It's time for another round of Project Runway All Stars. The Lifetime Network has just announced an impressive lineup for the upcoming second season. Not only have they selected a talented cast, but they've unveiled a new host and celebrity judges.
Last season, supermodel Angela Lindvall filled Heidi Klum's stilettos as the series host. And this time, model and actress Carolyn Murphy will take over. She'll be joined by guest judges like Katie Holmes, Kylie Minogue, Stacy Keibler, Liv Tyler and Gretchen Mol.
On the fashion side, designers Diane von Furstenberg, Jason Wu, Margherita Missoni, Charlotte Ronson, Rafe Totengco and Elie Tahari will also add their two cents during the competition. As for the contestants themselves, All Stars has chosen another lively bunch.
Returning designers (via Zap2it):
- Wendy Pepper (Season 1, second runner-up)
- Andrae Gonzalo (Season 2)
- Kayne Gillaspie (Season 3)
- Uli Herzner (Season 3, first runner-up)
- Suede (Season 5)
- Althea Harper (Season 6, first runner-up)
- Emilio Sosa (Season 7, first runner-up)
- Peach Carr (Season 8)
- Casanova (Season 8)
- Ivy Higa (Season 8)
- Anthony Ryan Auld (Season 9)
- Laura Kathleen (Season 9)
- Joshua McKinley (Season 9, first runner-up)
The winner of this season will take home $150,000 and win a sewing and embroidery studio and an all-expenses-paid trip to attend fashion weeks in Paris, London, Milan and Tokyo. They'll also receive a technology suite/office space from HP and Intel, a fashion spread in Marie Claire magazine and a position with the publication as Contributing Editor for one year. And did we forget to mention the chance to create a collection for Nine West?
That's not a bad deal!
Project Runway All Stars premieres Oct. 25 on Lifetime.