Project Runway season 8 episode 13: Finale, Part 1 aired this evening on the Lifetime Network. Somebody was sent home before getting the chance to present their big collection.
The remaining contestants which were Andy South, Gretchen Jones, Michael Costello and Mondo Guerra all went back to their respective home towns with $9,000 to create a 10-piece collection.
Here is a brief recap of the episode:
Tim Gunn first flew to Palm Springs, California where he talked to Michael C. where he revealed that his collection would be inspired by the sky and feathers.
Gunn eventually went to see Mondo in Denver where he explained that the Day of the Dead was the inspiration behind his colorful line.
Next up is Gretchen who lives in Portland, Oregon.
Things were a bit more complicated for Gretchen who returned home to find out that her relationship was over, her house was empty and she had no money .
She explained that she was using her western roots, safari like colors and leather.
Last but not least Tim Gunn went to see Andy who talked about Laos being the inspiration behind his collection.
Before even competing the contestants learned that they won a nice vacation.As for the real contest – the competitors had to present three designs – two from their collection and a new look that they had to come up with using $300.
After all was said and done Micheal C was eliminated and we discovered that Jessica Simpson will be the guest judge in next week’s finale.
What are your thoughts on the episode?
That’s all we have for now on Project Runway season 8 episode 13.*Sponsored Links*