", It's not just the judges who upset Gunn, either. “Making The Cut” is the ex-“Project Runway” pair’s new fashion reality competition with a facelift, and the rules are different this time. Then starting in January 2014 Tim was the host on a single 13 episode season of Lifetime's Under the Gunn. Sander Bos, one of the youngest contestants who describes his style as “balls to the wall,” is like a Belgian-Benito Skinner, and revealed that after fashion school, he worked at a burger joint to stay afloat. We quickly learned that Martha Gottwald from Virginia can’t sew, which would never fly on a Klum and Gunn’s previous fashion competition show, but “Making The Cut” claims that real designers would never be bothered with sewing in the real world and thus has an army of anonymous seamstresses who work overnight on the behalf of the designers. "I'd had very, very little experience working with younger people, but I have to tell you, I love it so much that if I had to choose between regular. “I can’t mess this up.”. Read Next: Elsa Raven, ‘Back to the Future’ Actor, Dies at 91, Taraji P. Henson Wants to End Stigma Around Mental Health in Black Communities, ‘Almost Famous’ at 20: Cameron Crowe, Patrick Fugit and Michael Angarano Look Back on the Classic Movie, Why ‘Euphoria’ Star Barbie Ferreira Wanted to Make ‘Unpregnant’, 'The Masked Singer' Reveals the Identity of the Squiggly Monster: Here's the Star Under the Mask, Warner Bros. Apologizes After ‘The Witches’ Sparks Backlash From People With Disabilities. Famous names including Naomi Campbell, Nicole Richie, Carine Roitfeld, Chiara Ferragni and CFDA award winner Joseph Altuzarra serve as guest judges on the show. © Copyright 2020 Variety Media, LLC, a subsidiary of Penske Business Media, LLC. Contestants are already established designers and hail from all over the globe, more than one person can go home at any time, overnight seamstresses handle all the sewing, each week the winning look is sold on Amazon. In each Season One episode of Tim Gunn's Guide to Style, Gunn uses his unmatched counseling skills to turn the fashion weary into polished individuals. Sell-ability is key. “This is the biggest opportunity of my life,” says Rinat Brodach, a contestant from New York City. Variety recaps the first two episodes of "Making The Cut," Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn's new fashion reality competition on Amazon Prime Video. Gottwald’s “finished” look was literally just safety pinned together, showing no firm grasp of technique. "I don't like it. And while he was skeptical about working with teens on the younger spin-off, it looks like Gunn finds them more responsible than many of the adult contestants. Oh, and Naomi Campbell is a judge. Chrissy Teigen Made Her First Public Appearance After Pregnancy L... Julianne Hough & Brooks Laich File For Divorce After Splitting Up... Why Did The Royals Cover Up Prince William’s COVID-19 Diagn... Cardi B & Offset Are Reportedly Undivorcing. Bos also took couture to the next level, creating a donut-style dress. But in a new interview with New Zealand site Stuff, Gunn took direct aim at the judges on the Lifetime series. Meanwhile Gottwald was having issues of her own, namely combining a full baby blue bunch skirt with a loud dress. Variety and the Flying V logos are trademarks of Variety Media, LLC. By Cassie Carpenter For Dailymail.com. “You have to have an intense fire in your belly. This is the reality television that we need. 09/09/16 03:12pm PDT. Its feel-good fashion with a sprinkle of sass and, of course, the simmering tension between Campbell and Richie on the judging panel is only going to get better. "I have to say this — the adults, some of them, they want to be TV characters, and once they arrive it would appear that that's why they're really there," Gunn said, Gunn also explained that season 13 was his favorite, because "there were no games, there was no unnecessary drama, and all the designers wanted to do was create the best work possible.". Esther Perbandt, a punk perfectionist from Berlin who exclusively works with black fabrics, wasn’t impressed with the finished tech pack and decided to start from scratch with only a few hours left until runway. Photo: David Buchan/Variety/REX/Shutterstock. “Making The Cut” streams new episodes Fridays on Amazon. SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the first two episodes of “Making The Cut.”. “You have an opportunity to lead the next big global brand,” Gunn tells the contestants in the trailer. In the first episode, the contestants gathered Stateside for a New York minute before getting whisked away to Paris for their first challenge. Gunn's statements make total sense — of course designers would respond better to feedback that's not dripping with sarcasm or overt cruelty. But, her last-minute look ended up winning. It's no big secret that Tim Gunn's been annoyed with Project Runway as of late. I find it to be very unprofessional and offensive. Fashion’s favorite duo is back and they’re ready to discover the industry’s next global brand. This episode’s gem was a meditation on seizing the day while he’s still young: “I don’t believe in waiting until I’m 30 and I’m all dusty and crusty and have a house and a boyfriend and a dog,” he said. Perbandt once again swept the competition but, surprise, Ji Won Choi’s cool streetwear creation is also being sold on Amazon. Campbell’s contribution in the first episode was reason enough to continue tuning in: She’s searing, seething, and suffers no fools. Gunn serves as a mentor to the aspiring designers in the fashion competition, as well as its spin-off, In the Stuff interview, Gunn praised the judging panel on, "I am sick of our regular season judges and their attempts to outwit each other and come up with a remark they think is adorable and cute but which is, in fact, piercing and mean-spirited," Gunn told Stuff. She sought advice from Gunn who simply told her, “I would resist.” Devastating. See Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn Make a Stylish TV Comeback in Their New Fashion Series Making the ... Miley Cyrus reveals that she suffered a head injury at age 2 while dirt biking with Billy Ray. 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Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn return with "Making the Cut," Amazon’s bid to launch an escapist unscripted franchise in uncertain times. The elimination session seemed fairly casual compared to those of other shows, with contestants possibly being booted immediately following their critique. Why Is 'Saturday Night Live' Suddenly Booking So Many Older Rock Bands? During elimination, Campbell told her, “With couture, there’s a certain respect you have to have. While Gunn focuses on the big picture of each subject's transformation, Webb guides the women through shopping the Tim Gunn way, by steering their choices and listening to their concerns and offering solutions. Tim Gunn and style accomplice Veronica Webb ... sexy new look that will help her walk with her head held high. Tim Gunn's Guide to Style, a reality show in which Gunn gives advice to the fashion-challenged, debuted in September 2007 on the Bravo television network. 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Tim can make anything work! It was not perfect, but the judges applauded his bravery for going there, and Bos needs to stay in the show for the sole purpose of his commentary. The winner of the first-ever global and instantly shoppable series will receive $1 million and will create a Amazon-exclusive collection available worldwide. Heidi Klum is the kooky aunt, Tim Gunn is the security blanket, and Amazon Prime Video is footing the bill. I mean it goes back centuries and I feel like you disrespected the whole entire word and this assignment because we can all pin a wrap.”. This show ran for a total of 16 episodes over two seasons. “We are like proud parents,” says Gunn of his first project with Klum since the pair left Project Runway after 16 seasons last Sept. 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Dies at 49 After Head Injury There, they were tasked with creating two looks: One runway and one accessible. Tim is absolutely one of my favorite "people I wish I knew" personalities.