Three designers have made it to Bryant Park for Fashion Week, but only one can be named the winner.
Four contestants remain, but only three will show their collections at Bryant Park for New York Fashion Week.
The remaining contestants head outdoors, to design an outfit of their choice inspired by nature.
The contestants have to design their garments with some musical inspiration coming from guest judge LL Cool J.
Understanding transformations requires sophistication for the designers, as their clients are college-aged women, who enter the working world. Fashion designer Cynthia Rowley is the guest judge.
The remaining contestants pair up and have to create a garment inspired by their partner's astrological sign. Additional inspiration comes from star watching off-site.
Diane von Furstenberg judges the remaining designers as they must create a look that is inspired by one of the fashion icons of the last decade.
The remaining designers have to think unconventionally as they have to rev up for their materials.
Drag Queen RuPaul will be judging the remaining designers who let loose with their designs.
Short track speed skating five-time Olympic medalist and 2007 Dancing with the Stars winner Apolo Anton Ohno is guest judge. Inspired by his wins, the designers have to create sport outfits for the Olympic Games.
Using the beautful Manhattan sunset as inspiration, the designers are challenged to channel the spirit and colors of the city to create their garments.
The contestants are forced to expand and purify their thinking by "going green" with the help of their models.
The 16 new designers are introduced and their first challenge: making clothing out of unusual sources.