Last night the designers worked in teams for the first time. This is usually a bad thing considering “artists” have rather eclectic personalities. After hitting the Met for some inspiration from classic designers like Balenciaga, Dior, et al., the designers were put into teams to create a high end signature look. Does anyone else notice how broad the challenges are this season? It seems they’re going more the way of Launch My Line than old school Project Runway.
The look that sent Ping packing.
Photo: Lifetime Press
At any rate, the notion of working in teams proved to be too much for the designers and the insults were flying, while the creativity was not. In the end, it was Ping Wu who got the boot. If you were watching Project Runway while tweeting last night, you know that was the favorite in terms of who the public wanted off the show next. Ping cried and said she made herself proud. If you say so, Ping…