So, come on, admit it. Now Celebrity Big Brother has come to an end, how are you getting your reality TV fix? Well, Statesiders are combining two glitzy mediums: fashion and TV. The fashion show, ‘Project Runway’ gets budding designers to pitch their designs and ideas against each other and this week, the competition gets very sexy as the designers must create a look for the Heidi Klum Intimates collection — sound easy? Guess again — lingerie proved to be the biggest challenge for some of the contestants.
Project Runway focuses on fashion design and is hosted by model Heidi Klum. The contestants compete with each other designing clothes against the clock to imposed themes and materials. The judges choose their favourites and contestants are eliminated week by week. The finalists get to prepare a complete fashion collection for New York Fashion Week and the winner is chosen from there. Unlike most reality shows, this one genre to engage, inform, enlighten and entertain.It won a Peabody Award in 2007 “for using the ‘television reality contest’ ”
Like all contests and reality shows, especially competitions, it can get heated, incredibly competitive with tears and fights a-plenty as the stakes get higher and tensions tighter. When the designers arrived this week, bras and underwear flew. “You better step up your design game to impress your biggest critic,” Heidi Klum told her contestants. Who was she talking about? Why herself, of course!
This week, the designers were asked to design a lingerie look for her very own, Heidi Klum Intimates collection — and the winning look will be produced and sold. A massive opportunity for these budding designers and thrilling TV for us lot. Catch the episode below!
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