No offense, Uncle Tim, but after a full season of “Here’s some pretty fabric! Make something pretty out of it!” we were over the moon at the prospect of seeing some old school PR forced creativity in the Gristedes and car parts mode.
And can we just say that, so far, Bunim/Murray is doing a really good job of staging and shooting the show? That stuff matters more than the average viewer realizes and in these first two episodes of Season 7, we’re seeing more energy and style in the way the show is presented than we ever saw in all of S6, which as far as we’re concerned should be labeled “The Season The Weinsteins Almost Completely Fucked the Show Over.”
So congratulations, Jay! We don’t know if you go by Jay or Jay Nicholas, but it’s easier to type the former even though in conversation we invariably refer to you by the latter.
We’re okay with it being in the Top 3. It’s where we would have put it if we were in charge. We would not, however, have given it the win. There was another more deserving dress on the runway. Still, that’s for later. Let’s talk about this dress.
We weren’t as impressed as the judges over the skirt treatment until we saw the pictures this morning. It didn’t really show up on our TV screen, but the way he frayed the burlap and worked the trim in really is quite beautiful and unique.
[Photos/Videos: myLifetime.com - Screencaps: Projectrungay.blogspot.com]