Project Runway Season 6: Meet Nicolas Putvinski
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Current Home: New York, NY
Favorite Designer: Olivier Theyskens
Style Icon: Marlene Dietrich
Favorite Past Project Runway Designer: Rami Kashou, Season 4
Why he’ll win?
Nicolas believes he will win because he is innovative, a master at fabric manipulation, works well under time constraints and has a fabulous personality to boot!
TimSpeak: You shut your whore mouth and sew, Ivan.
Honestly, he comes off fine in the videos, but that quote from Tim is awfully ominous, wouldn’t you say? Tim’s not the type to throw shade like that. Guess we’ll have to
As for the portfolio…
The ghost of Chris March lingers. He certainly seems to have the technical skills down pat, but we’re not really seeing anything that goes past “costume.”
Here’s something interesting: since he designed the angel wings for the Victoria’s Secret runway shows, that means that he’s the first designer to appear on the show who designed something Heidi wore in her professional life. We wonder what the dynamic will be like with that little bit of trivia.
Anyway, go check out his page on myLifetime.com and try to figure out if we’re jumping the gun(n) on this one.