The pairs are: Viktor and Bert (Viktor's really not happy), Laura and Anthony Ryan, Josh M and Julie, Danielle and Cecilia, Anya and Olivier, Kimberly and Becky, and Bryce and Fallene.
Heidi then drops another bombshell on the designers - the runway will be taking place outside in front of a live audience and the press. They also only have one day to complete the challenge with a $500 budget.
Tim Gunn advises the designers to think about Paris Couture Week when they are coming up with concepts, and the idea of making people have to think about what is real and what isn't. He also reminds them that the stilt models in this challenge are "real women".
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Anya and Olivier's combined scores for their design (above) are enough to get them through to the next round, meaning the top and bottom designs are:
Anthony Ryan and Laura Kathleen
Heidi loves the drama of the look and intricacies of some of the pieces like the flowery shoulders. Kim agrees that the look and colour are great. She particularly likes the black belt and the fact that it is an elegant dress rather than costume-like. Nina's only concern is that the look is too referential and she's seen similar designs before, something that the judges have told Anthony Ryan before. Michael is particularly impressed that if they scaled the design down it would still look fantastic on a regular-sized model. Heidi asks who takes more responsibility for the design. Anthony Ryan says he already told Laura he would give her full credit.
Danielle and Cecilia
Danielle devised the huge sleeves and blouse, while Cecilia came up with the pants. Heidi really likes the look, colour combination and the pants construction, but says the model's head ruins it. Michael agrees. Kim loves the chicness and detailing of the look, saying the colour was the most stand-out element. Nina calls it a beautiful design but points out the challenge was about drama and this is a quiet design. Michael says chiffon is the trickiest fabric in the world to work with and they've done a great job in the time they had.
Kimberly and Becky
Kimberly says they wanted to do something edgy that played on their strengths. She made the pants and Becky made the jacket. Heidi is impressed by the outfit, particularly the tailored pants. She calls it a "showstopping, sharp, almost perfect" piece. Michael agrees the pants are great and jokes everyone will want the tattoo now because of how the outfit showcases it. Nina loves the pants too and calls it one of her favourite looks. Her only criticism is the half-collar isn't necessary because it makes the outfit a bit circuses.
Bert and Viktor
Viktor says he chose the bottom part to be modern, while Bert chose the top part. He admits they had struggles and miscommunication. Michael says the outfit is like wallpaper and curtains you'd find at a tacky catering hall. He particularly hates the ruffle of gold at the top. Kim agrees, saying it's like when the Sound of Music cast made clothes from their curtains. Nina calls it a bad costume. Bert pipes up to say it wasn't the design he created and claims Viktor didn't want to do the sketching. Viktor disagrees and says they "own" the design 50/50. Heidi isn't sure how they can own something equally.
Bryce and Fallene
Bryce wanted to work with the long legs so he did the full skirt and wanted cute details on the top. Heidi, however, says the look is like Black Swan. Kim says no effort went into the design; it's like a tank top she wears to bed with a tie wrapped around the waist - it looks like it took 15 minutes to make. Michael likes the head piece but says the model looks like she is covered in dance move references which don't meld. So, who is responsible? Bryce says both of them because it's a team effort but he should stay and Fallene should leave.
Josh M and Julie
Julie says she came up with the concept, prompting Heidi to ask if that concept was the circus. It was actually a Spanish matador. Michael starts laughing and says that drama doesn't mean tacky. Heidi says Spanish matadors could have been a great inspiration and really chich but this looks like a Halloween costume. Nina points out the model's arms are tiny and teamed with the long legs it looks a bit bizarre. Heidi says the only positive is that the outfit looks well made, which Michael agrees with. Who goes home? Julie says it was her idea so she would take responsibility.
Laura Kathleen is named the winner, while Bert and Viktor and Bryce and Fallene are the bottom two. Heidi tells the former that drama doesn't mean costumes and the fabric choice was so wrong nothing would have worked, while the latter created a "boring ballerina" with no effort. It all comes down to Viktor and Fallene before Fallene is sent home.
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