Lord & Taylor Launches First-Ever Project Runway Collection​, Featuring a Dress by Last Night's Winner Christophe​r Palu

Friday, August 31, 2012

Last night on Project Runway, Lord & Taylor announced the launch of the first-ever Project Runway Collection. Exclusive to Lord & Taylor, the collection is comprised of cocktail and evening dresses that represent the best of Project Runway’s past ten seasons, with one dress created by a notable designer from each season. The winning dress for season ten, created by designer Christopher Palu, was revealed during last night's episode.



The ten designers behind this anniversary collection will be at Lord & Taylor for Fashion’s Night Out on Thursday, September 6th from 6-9:30 PM, where they will meet and interact with customers as they play arcade games. The designers confirmed to attend include Chris March, Nick Verros, Mondo Guerra, Bert Keeter, Uli Herzner, Korto Momolu, Jay McCarroll, Gordana Gehlhause, and Seth Aaron Henderson. Both past and present Project Runway designers will also be at the store to customize complimentary t-shirts for customers.

The collection is now available on LordandTaylor.com and will also be sold at Lord & Taylor's Fifth Avenue flagship store beginning Thursday, September 6th, in time for Fashion’s Night Out. The dresses retail for $350 and under.


Season 10 - JS COLLECTIONS For Project Runway Blush/Black Colorblock Gown, $275

This stunning dress, which won the Lord & Taylor Project Runway dress challenge, was designed by Brooklyn native, Christopher Palu. It features a romantic blush top with a cutout back detail, which pairs picture perfectly with the long black A-line skirt. For a more polished look wear your hair in a sleek up-do, for a more seductive look go for loose, flowing locks.


Season 9 - JS COLLECTIONS For Project Runway One Shoulder Lace Cutout Dress, $398

This cut-out, one shoulder gown from Project Runway designer Bert Keeter is highlighted with panels of black beading down the sizes and accented by a nude lining to add contrast to this gorgeous piece. Pair it with jet black earrings, slim satin platform sandals and a metal clutch for a glamorous look at your next upscale social event or wedding.


Season 8 - JS COLLECTIONS For Project Runway Lace Shift Dress, $248

Inspired by the mod chic 1960s, this lace shift dress from Project Runway designer Mondo Guerra will be the LBD that you can depend on for every special occasion. Pair it with a great pair of pumps, some simple earrings and a fabulous clutch and you’re out the door.


Season 7 - JS COLLECTIONS For Project Runway Square-Neck Peplum Dress, $275

The term “Little Black Dress” is taken to a whole new level with this sophisticated black long-sleeve dress from Seth Aaron Henderson of Project Runway. The sleek long-sleeve black dress features a squared neckline, a flattering peplum hemline, a matching belt and a back zip. Accessorize this fashionable number with gold solid earrings, a stylish clutch and an amazing pair of pumps for a look that’s sure to turn heads.


Season 6 - JS COLLECTIONS For Project Runway Crisscross V-neck Dress, $275
Available in Black or Wine

Designed with the busy woman in mind, this versatile sleeveless dress from Gordana Gehlhausen of Project Runway can be worn for any occasion. The stylish fitted dress features a V-neckline with crisscross tiers, a mesh back with button closure, a tiered waistline and a back zip. Pair the fitted dress with a blazer for a sleek office look, a leather jacket for casual-chic appearance or glamorous heels and stacked bracelets for an upscale occasion.


Season 5 - Designer: Korto Momolu


Season 4 - JS COLLECTIONS For Project Runway Kimono Overlay Dress, $348

An asymmetrical hemline and kimono overlay make this dress from Project Runway designer Chris March a true original. Featuring a daring V-neck with gold accents at the neckline, waist and sleeves. Pair this sexy dress with a messy up-do, plum lips and a piece of gold statement jewelry for a look that really wows.

Season 3 - JS COLLECTIONS For Project Runway Long Sleeve Ottoman Dress, $275
Available in Gunmetal or Copper

Style this dress from Project Runway designer Uli Herzner with tights and a bootie in the winter, or a simple pump in the fall for a look that takes you from lunch with the ladies to dinner with your guy any day of the week. Featuring a figure flattering belted waist and a sleek and sexy silhouette.


Season 2 - JS COLLECTIONS For Project Runway Halter Dress, $275

Designed by Nick Verreos exclusively for Lord & Taylor and the 10th Anniversary of Project Runway, this gorgeous blue halter dress can be worn for almost any chic occasion. The stylish blue halter dress is the perfect blend of functionality; featuring his signature haute draping, dazzling sequins at the back and a back zip.


Season 1 - JS COLLECTIONS For Project Runway Mesh Short-Sleeve Dress, $298

Fun yet classic, this black short-sleeve dress from Jay McCarroll of Project Runway is perfect for any formal occasion. The beautiful black short-sleeve dress features a V-neckline, mesh short sleeves, an inset waistband with accented with a dazzling pendant, scalloped trim at the bodice and an A-line skirt. Show off your own personal style and accent the dress with a sparkling clutch and gorgeous heels.
Anonymous said...

I love the Season 6 Wine color dress. It has all the sophistication of a little black dress and COLOR! :)

Tiffany Winner said...

the 1st dress is my fave

Emma Perry said...

I am so glad Christopher won this challenge! His dress was beautiful and I adored the color of the top. I almost missed this episode, since I got caught up at work for longer than I planned to yesterday. Thankfully I had remembered to set my Hopper to record it for me, so I was able to turn it on as soon as I walked in the door. I would have hated missing this one, because my Dish co-workers and I love to talk about Project Runway every week. All the dresses in this collection are beautifully designed; good job, Lord & Taylor!

Melissa Palmer said...

Oh my goodness, those dresses are AMAZING! I want all of them haha :D

deanna said...

Looks like I need a new dress!
xoxo

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