Project Runway Recap: Thunder From Down Under

“This next challenge is, let’s just say, probably one of my favorite ones of the season,” said host and judge Heidi Klum to the group of designers. For season 11, episode 8 the contestant were moved to an arena where “Thunder from Down Under” strippers disrobed to EDM music, showing off their Australian assets. Their next challenge: make fashionable “tear away clothes” in three looks (without giggling).

Here, Lindsay Ebbin, Global Creative Director of Vibe Beauty has gives his opinions on the best moments.

The judges for this episode included Heidi Klum, Zac Posen, Nina Garcia, and guest judge Emmy Rosum. Emmy had a striking classic Hollywood look with wavy hair and vibrant pink lips. Nina sported a checkered blazer and pants with natural looking makeup. Zac wore a retro 1980’s double breasted mustard suit, while Heidi wore a symmetrical v neck dress in brown with hot pink and blue stripes on the runway. Her beige eye shadow and lip was the perfect pair to her 1970’s inspired dress.