MILWAUKEE (WTAQ) - Wisconsin fashion lovers will have two designers to cheer for, as the 12th season of “Project Runway” begins on the Lifetime cable channel.
Timothy Westbrook and Miranda Levy, both of Milwaukee, where among 16 contestants given their first designing assignments on the season debut Thursday night.
Skydivers came down and handed the designers their parachutes – which were used to create new dresses.
Angela Bacskocky was the first to be eliminated.
This year, viewers chose a previous contestant as the 16th designer. They’re competing for about a half-million dollars in prizes.
New “Project Runway” shows air on Thursday nights at 8 p.m. on Lifetime.