NBC: Fashion Star has sent M&C a first look at the contestants. Plus, host Elle Macpherson and mentors, Nicole Richie, Jessica Simpson, and John Varvatos, take you inside the series in the below promo.
Introducing Designer Barbara Bates Join Chicago native Barbara Bates in celebrating 25 years of fashion design!
Introducing Designer Edmond Newton He’s a little bit country, a little bit rock and soul!
Introducing Designer Kara Laricks Fresh from Manhattan’s LES, Kara’s hoping to create a full women’s wear collection.
Introducing Designer Lisa Vian Hunter Lisa loves the business of fashion – and the little black dress!
Introducing Designer Lizzie Parker What’s important to Lizzie? The average American woman, and what she’s going to wear every day.
Introducing Designer Luciana Scarabello Hailing from Argentina, Luciana can’t wait to show the world who she is.
Introducing Designer Nicholas Bowes This former model is a full-time designer looking for a different level of recognition.
Introducing Designer Nikki Poulos Even though she grew up in the Australian outback, she’s representative of the modern American woman
Introducing Designer Nzimiro Oputa Fresh out of Detroit, fashion is his passion, and he’s ready to reintroduce menswear to the young world.
Introducing Designer Orly Shani This bartender by night, designer by day, Fashion Star is a dream come true for Orly.
Introducing Designer Oscar Fierro He’s from El Salvador, and he lives in Texas, but he’s pure diva!
Introducing Designer Ross Bennett Hailing from Austin, Texas, Ross is trying to bring a new classic version of men’s style back to America.
Introducing Designer Sarah Parrott Pipe dreams have come true for Sarah Parrott, who’s launching her fashion career.
Introducing Designer Ronnie Escalante He started out with pen and paper in the Phillipines and hasn’t stopped designing since
You can also check out more videos at NBC.com/fashion-star!