Project Runway: Threads

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  • 2014
  • 1 Season
  • 4.5  (120)

Project Runway: Threads was a fashion competition reality TV show that aired on Lifetime in 2014, hosted by Vanessa Simmons. The show featured young fashion designers aged between 9 and 16, battling against each other in a series of challenges to win a grand prize of $25,000, a scholarship to the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in Los Angeles, as well as a sewing and embroidery studio provided by Brother International Corporation.

The show was organized into ten episodes, with each episode featuring two challenges that tested the creativity, design skills, and knowledge of the contestants in different areas of fashion. The first challenge was called The Style Challenge, where the contestants had to create an outfit with a specific theme, such as Rock & Roll, Hip-Hop or Country Music. The second challenge called The Thread’s Challenge was a more complex task that tested their sewing and embroidery skills, as they made garments based on specific requirements or parameters from the judges.

The judges of Project Runway: Threads were a panel of experts in fashion, sewing, and design. One of the judges was the world-famous fashion designer and Project Runway alum Christian Siriano, who brought his knowledge and experience to guide the young designers in creating unique, trend-setting garments. The other judges were the beauty and fashion vlogger, Ingrid Nilsen, and the blogger and editor of Seventeen Magazine, Gina Kelly, who offered their insights and critiques on every piece of clothing created on the show.

Throughout the challenges, the contestants went through a series of eliminations that were based on the scores given by the judges. The judges scored each garment based on the criteria such as creativity, originality, execution, and wearability. After each challenge, a designer who scored the lowest was eliminated, and the two designers with the highest scores went head to head in a fashion showdown called The Ultimate Face-Off. In this challenge, the two designers had to create a new outfit in just 90 minutes, using materials provided by Brother, and the winner of the showdown was spared from elimination, while the loser had to leave the show.

The final challenges saw the remaining contestants designing their own runway shows. They had to make six outfits based on one theme, and then showcase them in front of a panel of judges, including guest judge and fashion designer, Rebecca Minkoff. The winner of this final challenge won the grand prize of $25,000, a scholarship to the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, and a Brother embroidery and sewing studio.

Project Runway: Threads was a unique television show that offered young designers a chance to showcase their creativity and sewing skills to a new audience. The show was exciting, informative, and captivating, as well as highlighting the importance of dedication and hard work required to succeed in the fashion industry. Each episode was filled with drama, laughter, and a touch of inspiration that made viewers keep coming back for more.

In conclusion, Project Runway: Threads was an amazing show that gave young designers a platform to show what they can do in the world of fashion. The show provided a chance to see the future of fashion, with young talent competing and creating unique, fashionable pieces that made viewers in awe. The judges Christian Siriano, Ingrid Nilsen, and Gina Kelly were able to show viewers the intricacies of the world of fashion while guiding and critiquing the young talent. Project Runway: Threads is a must-watch for all fashion enthusiasts and for anyone looking for inspiration from future fashion designers.

Project Runway: Threads is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on October 23, 2014.

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Show Stopper
8. Show Stopper
December 18, 2014
The designers must create a standout final look for their runway show.
7. Coverlook
December 11, 2014
This week's designers are serious, focused and competitive. They all have their eye on the twenty-five thousand dollar prize package and are determined to take home the win. They are excited to create a cover-worthy look for Seventeen magazine, but not always thrilled with host Vanessa who seems to interrupt them with twist after twist.
Monster Mash Up
6. Monster Mash Up
December 4, 2014
The designers compete in a monster mash up.
5. Prom
November 20, 2014
Three news designers join Project Runway: Threads to show us their take on the future of fashion. They all have impressive talent, but when they are the boss, not only of their adult assistant, but also of a Project Runway alumni does one of them take it too far? Does power get the best of one of the designers? Good boss or power hungry? You decide. Vanessa Simmons hosts. She is joined by judges Christian Siriano and YouTube sensation Ingrid Nilsen.
Pop Star
4. Pop Star
November 13, 2014
Actress and singer Zendaya guest judges and is impressed by the designs of Matt, Brianna and Claire.
The Ultimate Accessory
3. The Ultimate Accessory
November 6, 2014
Relationships are put to the test for the three teen designers and their adult assistants.
Fashion Capitals
2. Fashion Capitals
October 30, 2014
In just one day three fresh, new teen fashion designers create designs worthy of runways around the world. Just when this spunky and talented group of teens and their adult assistants feel that they have it all under control, the fashion roller coaster takes off. They are talented well beyond their years, but can they handle the pressure when time is not on their side? Vanessa Simmons hosts. She is joined by judges Christian Siriano and YouTube sensation Ingrid Nilsen.
Red Carpet
1. Red Carpet
October 23, 2014
In the series premiere, Kelly Osbourne and Jaime King join Project Runway: Threads as three teen fashion prodigies are challenged to create a red carpet look that is not what it seems.
Where to Watch Project Runway: Threads
Project Runway: Threads is available for streaming on the Lifetime website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Project Runway: Threads on demand at Google Play.
  • Premiere Date
    October 23, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    4.5  (120)