brands: Helen Castillo New York (Project Runway Winner Season 12) (KIA Style 360)

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On this week’s challenge we were inspired by a wine and food pairing at #Daniel in the UES. Again, safe! Silk crepe for the bodice and french tulle overlay. #projectrunway #projectrunwayallstarsseason6...

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On tomorrow night’s challenge we had to be extra fancy, so I found the perfect stickers to personify my fellow designers hahaha #ProjectRunwayAllStars so pumped for a...

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Detail from last week’s @projectrunway All Stars. Hammered silk crepe foundation with Navy cotton jersey bleached and hand unraveled to create the overlay. Worth the messed up pants!...

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$200 budget, bleach on my favorite pants, not much airtime to give you guys the full affect of my look this week, but here she is! My #madmax inspired #projectrunwayallstars goddess....

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Most devastating moment of this entire season for me. #projectrunwayallstars #BLEACHEDPANTS #BUMMER

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East coast 1 hour and 51 minutes until challenge 2!!! @projectrunway changed my life and my perspective on how attainable your dreams are! Hope you all enjoy this literally apocalyptic...

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What the what... challenge two of #ProjectRunwayallStars has us designing ‘Post Apacolyptic’ looks. And yes, bleach is flammable.. I ask because someone was using fire not too far...

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#TimesUp If you don’t know the movement, look into it. No more silences especially in the fashion industry. I wear black so the focus isn’t on ME but what I create, and this is...

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Compromise was key, but also my worst enemy this challenge! Thank you @milano_alyssa @georginachapmanmarchesa and @isaacmizrahiny for your faith in my aesthetic reputation. Oh to the...

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A few short months after college graduation and showing my senior thesis at Lincoln Center for #NYFW I began my #ProjectRunway journey. Season 12, All Stars Season 4, and now for my...

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She’s baaaaaack!!! #projectrunwayallstars

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This Thursday we’re back in action! 9 est on @lifetimetv high pressure situations, circumstances, and challenges are a recipe for.. you know what! #projectrunwayallstars #projectrunway...

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Here we go again. How best to describe: ✂️✂️✂️ #projectrunwayallstars #projectrunway Airs this coming Thursday January 4th on @lifetimetv brace...

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spent the day at the #MoMA with @melindadimauro and this really great lighting! #

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Made a blouse for my ma! Really thinking to do a collab with @dilekbaykara on a textile design soon for this piece, holiday spirit making me feel some type of way.

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merry Christmas #mood to all my insta homies

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#holonails and Christmas party after glow. (nails done by @ps_nail_spa #snsnails)

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January 4th @lifetimetv set your reminders #ProjectRunwayAllStars

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It’s official. Oldies vs Newbies for season 6 of #ProjectRunwayAllStars Brace yourselves for a lot of gossip and gowns.

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It’s been a short & quick journey becoming a teacher and I couldn’t be more excited about it. #fashionteacher #fashionmom #uchs

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As per always @geordenewest film project proves to be nothing shy of immaculate. #bts taken on set by @austin.quintana MUA: @bmc_makeup hair: @po.ave @byjawz styling: @sonnyfeld...

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Beautiful #bts from @geordenewest upcoming film project. The lighting and styling are KILLING me. . . . . . #editorial #fashionfilm #couture #heartofgolddesigns #styling #fashion #egoproblems

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When one of your former model/muses @maddie_maricie is now Miss South Dakota and visits @madametussauds where apparently your photo is up at the @projectrunway experience...

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Countdown begins. January is waaaay sooner than y’all think. #projectrunwayallstars #imback #sorrynotsorry

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Guess who’s back for season 6 of #ProjectRunwayAllStars and really honestly taking no bullshit this season.

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Been busy treating myself. #selflove

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Officially basic. and now basically an NY resident. #selfhype

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One of these days, I’ll be a great as you. #mom #momislife #goals

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Another #bts from the upcoming debut film project led by @geordenewest ft. some of my recent #SS18 and #AW17 pieces paired with @heartofgolddesigns accessories. Can’t wait for the...

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When your high school students are a boss with pattern making and the fit sample is flawless. #teacheroftheyear #fashionteacher #uchs

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When the brilliant @kimbraaudrey commissions a gown and takes it out to a field in France to work her self-portrait magic.

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My mother made this for my birthday dinner tonight. @bobsburgersfox #worldsgreatestmom #

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#bts from @geordenewest film project happening today using multiple pieces from #SS18 and #AW17 collections thank you so much Georden for working with me ✨✨✨

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always tiny/will never grow. #tb from #NYFW with one of my oldest and most supportive friends and muses @hilglover13 #

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Had the most fun fitting @texastexas for her wedding reception dress a few months ago. This year has been a roller coaster, but the highs have been the highest ever. #bridal #couture...

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Another #bts bombshell styled by @amy_auslander for @women360mgmt Coat is available in the webstore paired with Navy Shimmer Power-Mesh rouched look from #SS16 . . . . . Photographer:...

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Off-duty eleganza. #bts from today’s test in #SS18 Iridescent Power-mesh Gown . . . . Photographer: David Spagnolo @davidspagnolo Model: Daria Vlasova (Women 360) @women360mgmt Hair:...

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Beauty look from #SS18 #nyfw of @texastexas in @hellob.ie custom Tee and @anitabjewelry earrings . . . . : @melindadimauro MUA: @jvincentmakeup Hair: @makeupbymichele