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Our Designer Picks for FashioNXT's Runway Shows

Four nights of fashion shows take over the Pearl next month. Here's who we're excited to see!

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/15/2015
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PDX to QVC? Our Hometown Project Runway Celeb Is Ready for Some Screen Time

Project Runway slayer Seth Aaron takes over home shopping television with an hour special debuting his spring collection.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 01/27/2015
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How Michelle Lesniak Stole FashioNXT

In the sea of designers and bad behavior at the last two nights of FashioNXT, Michelle Lesniak's Depression-era collection trumped it all.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/24/2014
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Project Runway's Love Affair With Portland Continues

Project Runway flexes its Portland love once again with the announcement that local fashion pro Michelle Lesniak will join the next PR All Stars cast.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/17/2014
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The Life of a Locally Designed Dress

Follow one of Project Runway winner Michelle Lesniak's signature garments from inspiration through its appearance at the Museum of Contemporary Craft.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 07/01/2014
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Stylish Events April 15–30

The end of April packs in shopping events, Portland Fashion Week, clothing swaps, and sales. Find out whom to watch and how to shop here.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/15/2014
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Fade to Light Recap

We have the full report on last week's latest Fade to Light fashion show at the Crystal Ballroom.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 03/07/2014
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Portland Designers Take Over Reality Television

Seth Aaron Henderson takes home the prize for Project Runway All Stars on the same day two more Portland designers are announced for Tim Gunn's new fashion show.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 01/10/2014
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A New Years Eve Countdown

Our by-the-numbers look at 2013, from the Dalai Lama's Trail Blazers gear to the perpetually in-the-works Columbia River Crossing

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 12/02/2013
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FashioNXT: Night Four Review

Glitter, gowns, and glitz took over the closing night of FashioNXT.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/15/2013
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A Guide to FashioNXT

Our second fashion week hits the Vigor Shipyards on October 9 and we have all the details.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/01/2013
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Meet a Project Runway Champ at a Boutique Bash

Project Runway season 11 winner Michelle Lesniak will be on hand at Anne Bocci Boutique’s sixth anniversary party.

  • By Emily Gravlin
  • Published 08/06/2013
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Portlander Wins Project Runway (Again)

Michelle Lesniak Franklin becomes the fourth local designer to win the design show. We talk to her about the process.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/27/2013
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Project Runway Recap E:13

The final four show their NYFW collections to the judges in a preview and only three get to continue to the main stage.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/25/2013
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Project Runway Recap E:12

In the final challenge before heading off to New York Fashion Week, the designers pull out some of their best ensembles of the season.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/18/2013
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Project Runway Alum: Where Are They Now?

We track down our seven contestants to find out what being on the show has meant to them and if they'd do it again.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/15/2013
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Portland's Project Runway Alumni

Extended interviews and recent collections from Portland's star designers

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/12/2013
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Project Runway Recap: E11

Working on editorial looks for a Marie Claire challenge proved a difficult task for the remaining designers.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/11/2013
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Project Runway Recap E:10

This week the designers created crazy cool avant-garde and ready to wear looks inspired by modern art from the Guggenheim.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/01/2013
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Project Runway Recap: E9

This week local gal Michelle Lesniak Franklin blew away her competitors—but not before nearly making a huge mistake. Find out why self-editing works in our weekly recap.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 03/28/2013
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