“Project Runaway Junior” is about to premiere on November 12 at 9 p.m. A show that provides a great chance to the young designers will also see a lot of celebrity guest appearances this season. One of the massive names in the list is Michelle Obama who will be there as a guest in the December 10 episode.
Michelle Obama will be present in the show to launch a challenge between the contestants and Lands’ End, which will support Let Girls Learn. This is a Presidential Initiative, a venture to help adolescent girls go to school around the world. This is also meant for making girls continue their study.
The inaugural season of showcasing the talent of the next generation will be hosted by Tim Gunn and co-hosted by supermodel Hannah Davis. All the participants in the show are aged between 13 to 17 years. The show will be injecting some fresh energy in the fashion industry for sure.
The panel of judges includes Kelly Osbourne, executive fashion editor of Cosmopolitan Aya Kanai and designer Christian Siriano. Bella Thorne will be present as a guest judge for the final challenge episode.
The list of contestants for the “Project Runway Junior “ are given below:
Bridget, 16 – Brockton, MA
Jaxson, 15 – Minneapolis, KS
Jesse, 16 – Swampscott, MA
Matt, 17 – Manhattan Beach, CA
Maya, 13 – Maumee, OH
Peytie, 15 – Carlsbad, CA
Samantha, 16 – South Ozone Park, NY
Sami, 16 – Westlake, CA
Victoria, 17 – Westlake, OH
Ysabel, 17 – Artesia, CA
Zachary, 16 – Berkeley, CA
Zach L, 15 – Louisville, KY
The prize for the “Project Runway Junior” winner includes free scholarship at the FIDM in California as well as a home sewing and crafting studio. He or she will also receive $25,000 cash prize and a coverage by Seventeen Magazine.