The winning design was to be worn by Brooke Shields on Season 2 of Lipstick Jungle.
Each team was given a budget of 0 and one day to complete their designs.
Most designers were criticized by mentor Tim Gunn for utilizing fabric-substitutes such as tablecloths in their looks, which wasn't what the challenge was about.
The winner received immunity for the next challenge.
Korto Momolu competed in the third season of All Stars, placing 2nd of 11.
Stella Zotis appeared in the fifth season of All Stars, placing 11th of 13.
The four groups and their assigned stopovers are as follows: The designers were brought to the Armory Track and Field Training Center by their mentor, Tim Gunn, and were introduced to U. They were given 30 minutes to sketch and draw inspiration from the National Track and Field Museum, after which they were given 0 and one day to complete their designs.
They were given free rein and 15 minutes inside Diane von Fürstenberg's fabric sample room to select fabrics for their designs.They were given 0 and one day to complete their design.The winner received immunity for the next challenge. Their next challenge was to design a womenswear look for the 2008 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremonies.They were told to walk to 142 West 31st Street in Manhattan.After taking an elevator to the roof of the building, they were instructed to collect as much of the recycled car parts from within the parked Saturn vehicles.The winner did not receive immunity, but did get to sell their garment on Bluefly.The designers were tasked to create a look of their choice inspired by the vibrant nightlife of New York City.Returning as judges were supermodel Heidi Klum, fashion designer Michael Kors, and Elle editor-at-large Nina Garcia. The final four designers all produced collections for Bryant Park Fashion Week.The winner of this season of Project Runway, Leanne Marshall, received an editorial feature in an issue of Elle magazine, a cash prize of 0,000 from TRESemmé hair care to start her own line, the opportunity to sell a fashion line on Bluefly.com, and a new 2009 Saturn Vue automobile.The guest judge, Austin Scarlett, competed on Season 1 of Project Runway and won this same challenge with a dress made of corn husks.The designers were asked to create a cocktail dress with their models as their clients.