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'Project Runway: Fashion Startup' to debut on Lifetime
The public’s appetite for fashion is seemingly endless, so it’s not surprising that after several iterations exploring up-and-coming clothing and accessories designers as well as early dalliances with see-now-buy-now, the “Project Runway” franchise is spawning “Project Runway: Fashion Startup,”...
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TV News Roundup: Lifetime Reveals ‘Project Runway: Fashion Startup’ Judges, Premiere Date
In today’s TV news roundup, “Project Runway: Fashion Startup” will debut on Lifetime on Oct. 20; Joe Biden joins the annual Stand Up to Cancer telecast; David Mackenzie has signed on to direct the USA Network pilot “Damnation”; and the Jackal Group has acquired the television rights to Chloe Benjamin’s novel “The Immortalists.” DATES “Project Runway: Fashion... Read more »
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Kendall and Kylie Jenner display their own creations
The famous sister celebrated their new KENDALL + KYLIE collection in New York City on Wednesday night.
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Runway diversity at Kors, Rodriguez offers 'no shenanigans'
NEW YORK — Michael Kors put plus-size model Ashley Graham and a live orchestra on his runway, and Narciso Rodriguez presented what he called a "no shenanigans" collection — just sleek, impeccable tailoring on clothes constructed to last a lifetime.Some of the latest highlights at New York Fashion Week:___PLUS-SIZED MODEL ASHLEY GRAHAM STRUTS THE KORS RUNWAY
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NYFW: Christian Siriano brings body positivity to the runway
Sarah MuléFeb. 15 (UPI) -- Fashion designer Christian Siriano's New York Fashion Week designs bring high fashion to women of all sizes.
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For a third time, Kate Upton makes splash on cover of Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition
Kate Upton is once again gracing the cover of Sports Illustrated’s annual swimsuit issue, becoming only the fourth woman to do so three times.
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Kate Upton three-peats as SI's swimsuit queen
NEW YORK (AP) - She's once, twice, three times a Sports Illustrated swimsuit cover lady. Kate Upton is once again gracing the cover of the annual issue, becoming only the fourth woman to do so three times. This year, she's making the splash with three different covers. Other women who ...
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Boston gets fashion forward
BOSTON STYLE: Proving that you don’t have to schlep to New York to find great designers and fabulous fashion, the Project Runway Designer Showcase hit the Gallery Boston catwalk at the W hotel last night, and it was fierce.The presentation featured “Project Runway” design contestants Cornelius Ortiz of Boston and Nathalia Jmag of Framingham. As fans know, both designers went to Framingham State University, where they met long before wielding scissors on the Lifetime reality series together.
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Lady Gaga to Appear on Season 9 Premiere of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’
Lady Gaga is going from a halftime to primetime. The pop singer and LGBT icon — who headlined Sunday’s Super Bowl halftime show — will appear on the Season 9 premiere of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” on Logo. The premiere date has yet to be announced. The 13 previously announced Queens (aka contestants) include: Aja (Brooklyn, NY),... Read more »
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Michael Kors shares slump on handbag sales hit
Michael Kors handbags got steep markdowns during the holidays — and now the company’s stock is taking a hit. The clothing-and-accessories empire — whose baby-faced founder earned fame as a judge on “Project Runway” — saw its shares tumble more than 13 percent Tuesday as it ratcheted down its profit forecast after a disappointing holiday...
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Philly entrepreneur gets skewered on national TV and comes up scrapping
Lorenzo Buffa took pride in handing out samples of his Analog watches to the four judges on Lifetime's new Project Runway: Fashion Startup.
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Comedy troupe unpacks the laughs in documentary 'Asperger's Are Us'
If you have an affection for puns or off-kilter humor, it’s hard not to be charmed by “Asperger’s Are Us.” But even if what you find funny extends beyond T-shirts that say “Ask me about my fear of strangers,” the four young men at the heart of this documentary will easily find a home in all but...
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Former ‘Project Runway’ hairstylist George Ortiz found dead
Ortiz was found dead early Tuesday morning by his roommates in their apartment on Riverside Drive in Manhattan.
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‘Project Runway’ hairstylist kills himself with gas
A celebrity hairstylist who appeared on "Project Runway" used a plastic bag and a hose to a nitrogen tank to kill himself.
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Celebrity hairstylist found dead in apparent suicide
Celebrity hair stylist George Ortiz was found dead Tuesday morning from an apparent suicide, police said. Ortiz, who appeared on the reality show “Project Runway,” was found around 7a.m. by a female roommate at their apartment on Riverside Drive near 151st street in Hamilton Heights. He was laying face up in his bed, according to...
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NYFW: Ashley Graham, Christina Hendricks attend Christian Siriano
Annie MartinNEW YORK, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Ashley Graham and Christina Hendricks attended Christian Siriano's New York Fashion Week show featuring several plus-size models.
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Christian Siriano casts five plus-size models in runway show
There are designers who talk about dressing all women, and then there's Christian Siriano.          
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Alexander Wang presents adidas Originals unisex line
NEW YORK (AP) — In a surprise finale to his Fashion Week show, Alexander Wang sent an army of 70 models down the runway to announce his new collaboration with adidas Originals. Christian Siriano was inspired by the casual chic…
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Siriano sends out plus size, Banana Republic heads to India
NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Siriano was inspired by the casual chic of Capri and earned claps for a few plus-size models who walked his runway, and Banana Republic presented looks for men and women influenced by India as New…
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Christian Siriano casts five plus size models in runway show
There are designers who talk about dressing all women, and then there's Christian Siriano.          
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New York Fashion Week, Day 4

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8 things you need to know about Fashion Week

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Plus-size mannequins: Are they important?

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Tim Gunn: Fashion industry fails plus-size women
"Designers, make it work." Make flattering clothes for all sizes, he says.         
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