An Odd Mix

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Kenley Blogs Episodes 510-514

On The Road

The Real Winner

The Final Showdown

Leanne Speaks!

Finale, Part 2

What's Next

Tim Responds To Your Comments!

Love Is In The Hair!

History Repeating Itself

Garden Of Locks

Nature Calls

Rock 'n' Runway

Rock Steady

Rock N' Runway

Suede: Rockin' Out

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Take A Bow


Joe: Straight Talk

Working Girl

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Best Of The Best?

Written In The Stars

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What's Your Sign?

I Saw The Sign

A Designer's Dream

Fashion Inside Out

Stella: Lovin' The Leatha

Double 0 Fashion

No Leatha, Mo' Problems

Making The Most Of It

The Fashion That Drives You

A Softer Edge

Fasten Your Seat Belts

Show Some Love

It's All An Illusion

Daniel: Oy Gevalt!

Good Queen Fun

Drama, Drama, Drama!

Joe: All Aboard!

RuPaul: A Drag Race

An Odd Mix

The Brooke Shields challenge brings an assortment of designs!


I think Keith and Kenley's design is a fabulous dress. What's interesting about it it's an urban looking dress but still is feminine ... it's romantic but adult. I think that it's sexy without being slutty. And i think Brooke, both as a woman and as her character on Lipstick Jungle, she'd look great in the dress. It's appropriate. I also think Kenley was a huge help for him. I think she made him tow the line and neaten up his edges and give a sharper point of view. So I think that was really helpful. And I think that they used the print judiciously. I think the whole thing works. Apparently there's a lot of talk on the blogosphere about hot Keith is. I think the reality is there are a lot of guys sewing conceptual dresses with big muscles. Especially, here he is from Salt Lake City and he's got this very Bushwick Brooklyn/"indie," "looks like he is in a band" vibe going on, which I think that could work to his advantage if he's dealing with a young clientele. It's probably a more music-oriented clientele who's gonna go for it. I think at the end of the day people are kind of surprised that they see a designer tattooed and so street ... from Salt Lake City. I think the whole thing's kind of like an odd mix.


As for Kelli's dress, it was just an odd mix: She's a studio head who is a streetwalker. All she's missing is a beret and a cigarette holder. I think it's just "sophisticated" and "powerful" are two words that Kelli has no understanding of at all. And I think this outfit really shows that. Everything about it is kind of a cliche of something really cheesy actually. Plus, I think, the other thing is, it's cut up in such a way that even a woman as gorgeous as Brooke is going to look like she's chopped up in pieces like a magicians' assistant. It just didn't work.