Project Accessory

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  • 2011
  • 1 Season
  • 6.0  (71)

Project Accessory is an hour long reality TV show that focuses on creating fashion accessories. Twelve contestants compete against each other in new challenges each week to showcase their ability as designers. Each challenge has a different theme and requires the designers to draw inspiration from unconventional places ranging from the beach to storage facilities. After their designs have been presented to and critiqued by a panel of esteemed judges, one contestant is eliminated. The winner of the series will go home with $100,000 to put towards starting his or her own accessory line that will be sold exclusively on eBay. American model and actress, Molly Sims, acts as the show's host as well as a judge. Sims is joined on the judging panel by American fashion designer, Kenneth Cole. The editor for InStyle Magazine, Ariel Foxman is also on the panel. Eva Jean-bart-Lorenzotti, founder of Virve (a widely popular shopping website), acts as a mentor for the hopeful contestants. Every episode there is also a guest judge. Guest judges have included Alexa Chung, Kelly Osbourne, and Debra Messing. Project Accessory originally aired on October 28, 2011 on Lifetime Televison. The final episode of the first season aired on December 22, 2011. The show is produced by the Weinstein Company and Goodbye Pictures. Executive producers of the show include Harvey Weinstein, Bob Weinstein, Meryl Poster, and Barbara Schneeweiss. Rich Bye and Fred Pichel of Goodbye Pictures also get a producing credit. As do, Sarah Emanuel, Gena McCarthy, David Hillman, and Kim Chessler of Lifetime.

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Seasons
Finale
8. Finale
December 22, 2011
In the season finale the final three designers show off their creations to New York's fashion elite. Later, the winner is selected by the judges, which includes jeweler Lorraine Schwartz.
Bugging Out
7. Bugging Out
December 15, 2011
The designers seek inspiration at a curiosity shop to design a signature accessory. Shoe designer Brian Atwood is a guest judge.
Fall for Kenneth
6. Fall for Kenneth
December 8, 2011
The designers go on a field trip to a fashion guru's headquarters and discover a coveted prize. Style expert Alexa Chung is a guest judge.
Beach Blanket Bingo
5. Beach Blanket Bingo
December 1, 2011
The designers go to the beach for a challenge. Designers Rachel Roy and Jenna Lyons are guest judges.
It's in the Bag
4. It's in the Bag
November 17, 2011
The designers team up with an eBay customer featured on the site for their unique fashion sense. Designers Kara Ross and Rebecca Minkoff are guest judges.
Bling it On
3. Bling it On
November 10, 2011
The designers are given 24 hours to complete their next challenge, but they are in for a surprise from Eva. Kelly Osbourne is a guest judge.
Sole Searching
2. Sole Searching
November 3, 2011
The designers get a lesson in bling when they visit The Swarovski Store where glamorous crystals reign supreme. But when they get news on what their challenge is, some designers are left feeling walked all over! Nadja Swarovski serves as the guest judge.
Accessorize This?!
1. Accessorize This?!
October 28, 2011
Twelve designers arrive in New York to battle it out in the first season ever of Project Accessory.
Description

Project Accessory is an hour long reality TV show that focuses on creating fashion accessories. Twelve contestants compete against each other in new challenges each week to showcase their ability as designers. Each challenge has a different theme and requires the designers to draw inspiration from unconventional places ranging from the beach to storage facilities. After their designs have been presented to and critiqued by a panel of esteemed judges, one contestant is eliminated. The winner of the series will go home with $100,000 to put towards starting his or her own accessory line that will be sold exclusively on eBay.

American model and actress, Molly Sims, acts as the show's host as well as a judge. Sims is joined on the judging panel by American fashion designer, Kenneth Cole. The editor for InStyle Magazine, Ariel Foxman is also on the panel. Eva Jean-bart-Lorenzotti, founder of Virve (a widely popular shopping website), acts as a mentor for the hopeful contestants. Every episode there is also a guest judge. Guest judges have included Alexa Chung, Kelly Osbourne, and Debra Messing.

Project Accessory originally aired on October 28, 2011 on Lifetime Televison. The final episode of the first season aired on December 22, 2011. The show is produced by the Weinstein Company and Goodbye Pictures. Executive producers of the show include Harvey Weinstein, Bob Weinstein, Meryl Poster, and Barbara Schneeweiss. Rich Bye and Fred Pichel of Goodbye Pictures also get a producing credit. As do, Sarah Emanuel, Gena McCarthy, David Hillman, and Kim Chessler of Lifetime.

Project Accessory is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on October 28, 2011.

Where to Watch Project Accessory

Project Accessory is available for streaming on the Lifetime website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Project Accessory on demand at Apple TV and Amazon Prime.

  • Premiere Date
    October 28, 2011
  • IMDB Rating
    6.0  (71)