The season nine contestants of Project Runway battled it out on the runway this weekend, each showing their Spring collections for judges Heidi Klum, Michael Kors, Nina Garcia, and designer extraordinaire L'Wren Scott. From floaty tribal-inspired dresses to sleek, minimalistic separates, the designers proved that they can hang at the tents with the big boys and show the judges, fashion critics, and watching world what they're made of. Click through to see each contestant's final projects, and cast your vote at the end for your favorite show!
Project Runway season nine debuts Thursday, July 28th — are you excited? We are. To get you off to a good start this season, we're introducing you to the 20 lucky contestants complete with designer bios and kooky quirks. Our quick breakdown shows that about 90 percent of the designers named Alexander McQueen as their favorite designer, two of them were former hair stylists, and one even used to be a beauty pageant queen. Learn more about the Project Runway season nine crew before Heidi Klum says her first auf wiedersehen!
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