Tuesday, October 09, 2007

PR Canada Recap

Last night was the big debut of Project Runway Canada on the Slice Network. BPR reader Jimmy Steele sends along a recap of Episode 1:

Tempers will flare
Hemlines will fly
And fashion isn’t always pretty!
-“PR Canada” opening

“Project Runway Canada” began with a bang. Thirteen designers from across the country met at Toronto’s Harbourfront and were welcomed by their mentor, Canadian designer Brian Bailey, and host Iman, who glided in to meet the lucky thirteen on a luxury yacht. But the drama started right away: as the lucky thirteen boarded the yacht, they were informed that they had 30 minutes to design an outfit that best expressed their design aesthetic, using only four yards of plain white jersey, one yard of gold trim and simple tools. Men’s wear designer Tyler from Toronto was the first fashion victim, as voted on by Iman and Brian Bailey.

Click here to continue reading Jimmy's recap of PR Canada Episode 1.