15 Episodes 2016 - 2016
In the 15th season of "Project Runway," 16 aspiring fashion designers face off against each other in 14 unique tasks for a chance to showcase their creations at the New York Fashion Week. Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia, and Zac Posen return to their places at the judges' table, while Tim Gunn resumes his duties as workroom mentor. Among the guest judges featured this season are Emily Ratajkowski, Jaime King, Kelly Osbourne, Nina Dobrev, Zendaya, and Michael Kors.
An Unconventional Launch Party
Thu, Sep 15, 2016 60 mins
Sixteen designers arrive in New York City, but a twist finds their launch party turning into an unconventional-materials challenge. Here, they must use party decorations to create their first look. Appearing: Savannah Guthrie. The Season 15 opener.
Thu, Sep 22, 2016 60 mins
Outfits that flatter all body types are created by the designers. Guest judge: Nina Dobrev.
Blacklight or Daylight?
Thu, Sep 29, 2016 60 mins
A black-light challenge tasks the clothiers to create looks that sparkle not only in daylight but also under black lights on the runway. The guest judge is Jaime King.
Sink or Swim
Thu, Oct 6, 2016 60 mins
The group creates swimsuits in a Heidi Klum Swimwear challenge, but a lack of swimsuit experience sorely tests some contestants. Model Lucky Blue Smith is the guest judge.
There's No I in Team
Thu, Oct 13, 2016 60 mins
Business savvy is tested in Season 15's first team challenge. Here, the designers must pitch collection ideas to raise money from a group of mystery investors. Actress-singer Sabrina Carpenter is the guest judge.
This IS Crying in Fashion
Thu, Oct 20, 2016 60 mins
A press-event bash turns into a challenge, spoiling the designers' festive mood. Model Emily Ratajkowski is the guest judge.
Welcome to the Urban Jungle
Thu, Oct 27, 2016 60 mins
The tired and weary clothiers land in Universal Studios Orlando for a reinvigorating break, their experiences at the theme park then serving as inspiration to design looks. The guest judge is designer Rebecca Minkoff.
Project Pop Up
Thu, Nov 3, 2016 60 mins
Three-piece collections are created to be showcased in a SoHo pop-up shop. Tensions and tantrums abound in the season's second team challenge. Kelly Osbourne serves as the guest judge.
Life Is Full of Surprises
Thu, Nov 10, 2016 60 mins
The designers' loved ones arrive from home for emotional reunions, but drama quickly takes over when the clothiers discover their special visitors will also be their clients, and $50,000 is on the line. Guest judges: Olivia Culpo and Katia Beauchamp.
A Power Trip
Thu, Nov 17, 2016 60 mins
The clothiers reach new heights when they take a helicopter ride above New York City for inspiration to create high-fashion magazine looks. The guest judges are actress Camilla Belle and editor Anne Fulenwider.
Thu, Dec 1, 2016 60 mins
The first-ever hybrid challenge tasks the clothiers to fashion innovative avant-garde looks by using conventional fabric and unconventional metal-themed materials. Included: a memorable runway.
An Unconventional Trip
Thu, Dec 8, 2016 60 mins
The designers take a trip to an unlikely destination in the twisting, turning final challenge, which determines which designers will compete at New York Fashion Week.
Finale, Part 1
Thu, Dec 15, 2016 60 mins
In Part 1 of the two-part Season 15 finale, Tim Gunn visits the designers at home, but not all of their creations impress him. The clothiers return to New York and try to wow the judges with three pieces from their collection. Guest judge: Michael Kors.
Finale, Part 2
Thu, Dec 22, 2016 60 mins
Conclusion. New York Fashion Week arrives in the Season 15 finale. Here, the designers scramble to put the final touches on their collections, and the winner is then revealed. Guest judge: Zendaya.
Season 15 Reunion
Thu, Dec 29, 2016 60 mins
The designers reunite to discuss Season 15's highs, woes and memorable moments while also settling some scores and resolving unfinished business. Tim Gunn hosts.