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You guys wowed us with your creativity once again! It was tough but we managed to narrow your fantastic entries down to 50. Now it’s in your hands. Check out the Project Runway ReMake Challenge slideshow presented by Rowenta and vote for your favorites! Plus, one lucky voter (USA residents only) will win their own DG5030 Pressure Iron and Steamer and IS9100 Precision Valet garment steamer! That’s right voters, now you get the chance to score some awesome goodies too. After you’ve voted on the slideshow come back to this post, leave a comment telling us who you voted for and why, and you’ve entered to win this incredible prize! (We’re jealous already!) Voting is open until 5pm EST on October 11th. What are you waiting for? Get voting!


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    Oct 6, 2010, 05.58 PMby lovebirdt

    This was such a fun thing to do! I wish we had a contest like this every month! I voted for my own dress because I really, really wanted to win. My iron is 20 years old and it still works, but has to be balanced with care every time I put it down so that it doesn’t fall off the ironing board – again. I LOVED looking at all of the other garments, and I have been inspired to do a similar project with my 6th Grade Art students. They are so excited about it! Nice work everyone!

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    Oct 6, 2010, 04.58 PMby cupcakedreammachine

    I really liked both the remakes of robes, but I ended up voting for the purple one because she even dyed the fabric before making the dress! Something I’ve been wanting to try but haven’t had the motivation yet. Good for her, it looks lovely!

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    Oct 6, 2010, 04.31 PMby elisabetsy

    I voted for #29 She Who Sews as this is a very creative project that incorporated a lot of pressing to achieve the curves! Enjoyed all the submissions. Wish I’d had time to give it a try… next time!

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    Oct 6, 2010, 04.22 PMby andreach

    I think everyone did such a great job! It was SO hard to choose just one. I finally decided to vote on #29 for a couple of reasons. first i thought it was a true RE-make, the jacket and pants were totally different from the amazing dress that was the final outcome. I loved how the original lining was incorporated into the final design and lastly because it is something i would LOVE to wear!

    Great job everyone you inspired me to think about entering next time!

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    Oct 6, 2010, 02.59 PMby sew-sunshine

    I chose #50, she took a common hoodie and made it her own. I love the flattering seaming she created. She definatley took something “dumpy” and made it a great today look. I wish we could vote for more than one, there are some really nice RRR entries.

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    Oct 6, 2010, 01.01 PMby sarafitz1

    I voted for #40 mimishim and her fabulous fishermans pant…the simplicity and absolute comfort are what I amd in a constant hunt for! I can just feel myself saying “ahhhhhh” when I put that outfit on!

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    Oct 6, 2010, 11.32 AMby foxeh

    I voted for # 4 the creativity and feminine style were fabulous.

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    Oct 6, 2010, 06.02 AMby geany20062006

    I voted for #39 . i love this dress

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    Oct 6, 2010, 04.18 AMby smallone

    32. for a beautiful result from a humble beginning and a little magic.

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    Oct 6, 2010, 04.13 AMby silverdark

    * I voted for #47 because the designer took an absolutely dreadful and outdated dress and made it fashionably beautiful. She kept the neckline with the buttons, which I loved! This gave it a twist on the more modern look. My favorite was the sleeves!
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    Oct 6, 2010, 04.03 AMby dianajanssen

    received my vote. Beautifully draped and stylish dress. Turning a suit into this lovely dress captured the essence of the challenge. The lining was used well and it looks like only fabric from the suit was used for the dress. Impressive. Good job and looks well sewn!
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    Oct 6, 2010, 03.55 AMby Kim Campos

    I had a hard time deciding who to vote for, some of these are really great! I like 28 & 37 the best.

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    Oct 6, 2010, 01.19 AMby nanette50

    I liked 4, 11, 17, 20, 23, 28, 30 & 40. I finally chose 40 because the pants are very wearable. I could see them being a favorite clothing item. They look very comfortable and stylish.

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    Oct 6, 2010, 12.48 AMby kimberlythedressdesigner

    I checked every entry and then voted…it told i had already…did someone hack my vote?

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      Oct 9, 2010, 02.52 PMby rachelnyc

      Once you’ve voted, the message changes to show that you cannot vote for the same image twice. Sorry for the confusion!

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    Oct 6, 2010, 12.40 AMby ameenah

    I voted for the Changstine Submission. I was so inspired that the entry was made from a pair of pants! It makes me want to reconsider donating my pants and instead pull em apart and grab an iron to make a new garment for myself or my son! I hope I win! I could totally use the prizes to make my projects 100% better!

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    Oct 6, 2010, 12.39 AMby darlienjoanne

    Hi My name is Darlene. I had 6 faves but finally voted on 17 because I thought the bodice was romantic and the ruffles very feminine. This took a long time to create!

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    Oct 5, 2010, 11.48 PMby lgrunzinger

    Wow! I made the top 50! Thank you so much. I voted for myself (shameless) since I had so much fun with the challenge. I am #13 and have no chance in the voting, but a HUGE thank you to the kind comments for my entry. Here is keeping my fingers crossed for the second chance posting…Good luck everyone!

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    Oct 5, 2010, 11.42 PMby ggexpansive

    I loved the sequined jacket , i think #50. I t was a new style and the color modern.

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    Oct 5, 2010, 11.22 PMby bunny-mcbones

    I voted for #40. Turning a dress into a tank and a pair of pants, and even dying the pants, is much more ambitious and inventive than a lot of the other projects. And the pieces turned out great: elegant, simple, wearable.

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    Oct 5, 2010, 10.33 PMby mcgjean

    I liked #14. The style was unique and I was drawn to the details rather than the bright color. Hard to choose though. Well done sewers.

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    Oct 5, 2010, 10.18 PMby eremish

    I voted for #48, because I felt like her style was very on trend and had a great use of color and creativity. I’m impressed with the use of blue leather and the dying technique.

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    Oct 5, 2010, 09.45 PMby mameusa

    I vote for 47. she took an old sweat shirt and transfer into a fashionable contemporary blazer. Love the embelish collar.

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    Oct 5, 2010, 09.33 PMby lise29329

    It was REALLLY hard to pick! “Runners up” for me were #13, super cute AND made from curtains! #32 was SOOO creative, really liked it! #39, the short plaid dress, I really liked the end result! and #41 jacket also super creative and a great eye for re-making! My vote went to #30. I liked how the masculine shirt went to so girly!

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    Oct 5, 2010, 09.12 PMby ggexpansive

    i voted for a number of the entries because i loved the great transformations!! some of my favorites were #2 and #7. the draping and complete turn around caught my eye :)

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    Oct 5, 2010, 08.52 PMby lucyloo33

    I loved for #4 becasue it was recreated twice. Also because it was made from curtains. It is a very cool design for a skirt and I thought it was very well done!

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    Oct 5, 2010, 08.42 PMby cblough

    I voted for #30. It looked so well made and was such an interesting use of a man’s shirt. I would wear that! But so many looked well done also. I also like #19 the blue checkered yoke. She turned something too busy into a nice simple top. I’m inspired by so many talented individuals!

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    Oct 5, 2010, 08.23 PMby JCM Collections

    people that have good taste and know about fashion design have voted # 14 which one of my selection. Very wise choice.

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    Oct 5, 2010, 08.14 PMby zann

    My vote goes to #14. This was a great transformation from an ill-fitting, dowdy suit to a fashionable short-sleeved jacket. I love how the jacket length makes her appear statuesque. +A!

    I also enjoyed the transformations of:

    3, she lined up the stripes perfectly. #11, the former collar into the waist…brillaint, and cute too 21, Dang! that skirt is hot! If I could vote twice…this would be the second vote.
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    Oct 5, 2010, 08.12 PMby peaches2218

    I voted for the eggplant-coloured blazer-turned skirt because it’s one of the most effective, eye-catching pieces in the lot. She took an outdated, hard-to-combine, shapeless blazer and transformed it into a very stylish, wearable garment. The fit is perfect for her; the waistline is a nicely personal twist on the sweetheart skirts that are so popular this season; and she clearly considered her own body shape when designing the new skirt. It’s very flattering on her. I also admire her resourceful recycling of the already-tailored pieces of the original blazer, such as turning bust darts into rear darts. If that’s not remaking with finesse and an eye for using all your materials, I don’t know what is!

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