Plus Size Design Turns Ashley Tipton Into ‘Project Runway’ Winner

By Susmita Bhattacharya | 2 years ago
Plus Size Design Turns Ashley Tipton Into ‘Project Runway’ Winner
PHOTOGRAPH: Instagram/ashley_nell_tipton |

The fashion world has witnessed a remarkable makeover with Ashley Tipton. For the first time in recorded history, the 24-years-old Tipton, a contestant from the 14th season of “Project Runway”, showcased her plus-size collection to the finale episode. Read the scoop to know in details.

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Tipton undoubtedly claims praises for her distinctive approach in the fashion world, as she will embellish her designer resume with a striking plus-size collection and will uphold her creation for the aforesaid show’s New York Fashion Week finale episode. People Magazine heard some truly inspiring words from the budding designer, who has already broken fashion stigmas by taking up a challenge to redefine beauty.

According to the promising youngster, this collection will explore her genuine identity as a designer. This opportunity will elevate her standard as a designer because the initiation will completely be an experimenting gamut as prior in the show she was mainly spotted designing straight-size clothes.

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The San Diego-based designer admits that she did not estimate her journey would make her go to the finale but she has achieved it and made it so far. She believes a distinctive instigation will excel her boundary and thus, land the idea to design for the plus size models. Tipton revealed that she has been going through an incredible feeling as this amazing opportunity will add a remarkable feather in her caps. Not only that, Tipton had faith that this pave-breaking idea will lubricate the path for other plus-size designers and models.

“Project Runway” was comprised of four finalists Ashley Tipton, Candice Cuoco, Edmond Newton, and Kelly Dempsey and unveiled its winner in the part-two of season 14 finale aired on Thursday, November 5 at 9 pm ET on Lifetime. Edmond’s “Anna’s Roses” collection was dedicated to his mother. Candice’s collection featured a lot of leather whereas Kelli’s theme was disco Barbies. Undoubtedly, Tipton was applauded with the best feedback.

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The revolution with plus size clothing that slammed against fashion taboos is conclude by prompting the winning award to Ashley.

Photo Source: Instagram/ashley_nell_tipton

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