The Best Episodes of Project Runway

The Rainway

#1 - The Rainway 8.06

Season 13 - Episode 8

The designers are challenged to create avant garde looks that must be able to withstand the elements.

Eye Candy

#2 - Eye Candy 8.05

Season 4 - Episode 6

The designers choose items from a chocolate shop to make their outfits.

The Art of Fashion

#3 - The Art of Fashion 8.04

Season 4 - Episode 11

For their last challenge before Fashion Week competition, the designers must make outfits using their own artistic expressions. After the elimination, the final designers return home to work on their signature collection.

Good Queen Fun

#4 - Good Queen Fun 8.04

Season 5 - Episode 6

The designers were asked to make an outfit for a drag queen. Chris March of Season 4 made a guest appearance to deliver the challenge. The designers were picked at random to they select which drag queen to work with. They were given $200 to shop for supplies and two days to complete their designs. The winner received immunity for the next challenge. The designers' models were not used in this challenge. Designers and Drag Queens: * Blayne with Miss Understood * Daniel with Annida Greenkard * Jerrell with LeMay * Joe with Varla Jean Merman * Keith with Sherry Vine * Kenley with Farrah Moans * Korto with Sweetie * Leanne with Sharon Needles * Stella with Luisa Verde * Suede with Hedda Lettuce * Terri with Acid Betty * Judges: Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia, Michael Kors * Guest Judge: RuPaul

Finale (2)

#5 - Finale (2) 8.03

Season 10 - Episode 14

The winning designer is named in the conclusion of the two-part Season 10 finale. Before that, the still-standing contestants battle to be best-in-sew by showcasing their Fashion Week collections. Jennifer Hudson is the guest judge.

Finale (2)

#6 - Finale (2) 8.00

Season 6 - Episode 14

Finale: Part 2

#7 - Finale: Part 2 7.98

Season 11 - Episode 14

The designers show their collections in the final runway show at Lincoln Center; Michael Kors returns as a guest judge to help choose the winner.

Road to the Runway

#8 - Road to the Runway 7.92

Season 2 - Episode 1

Second season premiere!

There's a Pattern Here

#9 - There's a Pattern Here 7.92

Season 8 - Episode 10

The designers design a fabric for their look that was inspired by a moment from their past.

Go Big or Go Home

#10 - Go Big or Go Home 7.89

Season 9 - Episode 3

The designers will work in teams of two to create looks larger than life. Their creations will be worn by professional stilt walkers in an first ever outdoor runway walk.


#11 - Transformation 7.89

Season 5 - Episode 10

The designers are assigned recent college graduates and are given the task of giving them a fashion makeover to help them enter the workforce. Each designer was to gear their look to their client's specific profession, whilst keeping their style and pleasing both the clients and their mothers. The clients wore the outfits down the runway; the models were not used in this challenge. * Judges: Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia, Michael Kors * Guest judge: Cynthia Rowley


#12 - Makeover 7.89

Season 2 - Episode 10

The designers must design a "make over" look for another designer.

Fashion Week

#13 - Fashion Week 7.87

Season 1 - Episode 11

After months at home to prepare the final moment has come. The final three have their shot to show the world their collections. While the audience watches the models strut their stuff on the runway.

The Highest Bidder

#14 - The Highest Bidder 7.86

Season 13 - Episode 11

The remaining designers must drive to search for their vintage and unique materials in flea markets, garage sales and storage facilities.

Team Lingerie

#15 - Team Lingerie 7.86

Season 2 - Episode 4

The remaining designers must design lingerie for this week's challenge. The twist is -- they have to do it as teams.

Flower Power

#16 - Flower Power 7.85

Season 2 - Episode 9

The remaining designers must design something suitable for a garden party while using things out of a garden.

High Flying Fashion

#17 - High Flying Fashion 7.84

Season 3 - Episode 8

The seven remaining designers have their talents tested when they are told to create an outfit that has a unique purpose.

Social Scene

#18 - Social Scene 7.84

Season 2 - Episode 5

The remaining designers must each design a dress for a prominent socialite -- Nicky Hilton. Hilton chooses the winner; the loser is eliminated.

Hey, That's My Fabric

#19 - Hey, That's My Fabric 7.81

Season 7 - Episode 10

The designers face a new task that has never been done on any season of the show: The must create their own looks with their own digitally printed fabric that they created themselves.

Tim Gunn: Behind the Seams of Season 9

#20 - Tim Gunn: Behind the Seams of Season 9 7.80

Season 9 - Episode 15

For our Project Runway fans who just can't get enough, we will wrap up Season 9 with a bang! Beloved mentor, Tim Gunn will reveal some of the show's biggest secrets and give audiences his unedited thoughts. This special is an unprecedented look back at one of the most memorable seasons to date.

Finale (2)

#21 - Finale (2) 7.80

Season 7 - Episode 14

The three finalists finish preparing their collections and show them at Bryant Park.

Butterfly Effect

#22 - Butterfly Effect 7.79

Season 12 - Episode 12

I Started Crying

#23 - I Started Crying 7.79

Season 4 - Episode 2

The contestants are faced with their second challenge which involves a fashion icon.

The Klum of Doom

#24 - The Klum of Doom 7.79

Season 13 - Episode 5

The designers fashion a look for host Heidi Klum to wear at an awards show. Alpine skier Lindsey Vonn is the guest judge.

All About Nina

#25 - All About Nina 7.78

Season 9 - Episode 4

The designers quickly realize they are in for a tough challenge when it is revealed that Nina Garcia is their client! The stakes are raised when Nina tells them she will wear the winning look to an important industry event. Marie Claire's editor-in-chief, Joanna Coles and Actress Kerry Washington serve as the guest judges.