PROJECT RUNWAY Season 7 Contestants Photos

Project Runway

PROJECT RUNWAY is returning to Lifetime for an all-new Season 7 on Thursday, January 14, 2010, at 10PM ET/PT.

Host Heidi Klum, mentor Tim Gunn, judges Michael Kors (leading designer) and Nina Garcia (fashion director for Marie Claire magazine) return along with 16 new designers.

Season 2 of Models of the Runway premieres at 11:00PM ET/PT, beginning January 14, 2010, with 16 fresh faces aspiring for their chance at being paired with the last Project Runway designer standing on the catwalk.

So let’s meet the new designers and models:

The Project Runway Season Seven designers are:

– Amy Sarabi, 26 – Hometown: Plano, TX; Resides in Oakland, CA

– Anna Lynett, 23 – Hometown: Whitefish Bay, WI; Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Anthony L. Williams, 28 – Hometown: Birmingham, AL; Resides in Atlanta, GA

– Ben Chmura, 30 – Hometown: South Meriden, CT; Resides in Tampa, FL

– Christiane King, 30 – Hometown: Abidjan, Cote d’ Ivorie/Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Emilio Sosa, 43 – Hometown: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; Resides in New York, NY

– Jay Nicolas Sario, 31 – Hometown: The Philippines; Resides in San Francisco, CA

– Janeane Marie Ceccanti, 28 -Hometown: Willows, CA; Resides in Portland, OR

– Jesse LeNoir, 25 – Hometown: Painesville, OH; Resides in Orlando, FL

– Jesus Estrada, 21- Hometown: Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico; Resides in San Diego, CA

– Jonathan Joseph Peters, 29 – Hometown: Woonsocket, RI; Resides in Providence, RI

– Maya Luz, 22 – Hometown: Santa Fe, NM; Resides in New York, NY

– Mila Hermanovski, 40 – Hometown: Dallas, TX; Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Pamela Ptak, 47 – Hometown: Pittsfield, MA; Resides in Riegelsville, PA

– Ping Wu, 33- Hometown: Chendu, Sichuan Province, China; Resides in Chicago, IL

– SethAaron Henderson, 38 – Hometown: San Diego, CA; Resides in Vancouver, WA

The Models of the Runway Season Two contestants are:

– Alexis Broker – Hometown: Denver, CO; Resides in Highlands Ranch, CO

– Alison Gingerich – Hometown: Leesburg, OH; Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Brandise Danesewich – Hometown: Saskatchewan, Canada; Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Brittany Oldehoff – Hometown: Fort Lauderdale, FL; Resides in Miami, FL

Cerri McQuillan – Hometown: Dublin, Ireland; Resides in New York, NY

– Elizaveta Melnitchenko – Hometown: Salzburg, Austria; Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Holly Ridings – Hometown: Roscoe, IL; Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Kasey Ashcraft – Hometown: Salisbury, MD; Resides in Los Angeles, CA/Miami, FL

– Kelly Gervais – Hometown: Livingston, NJ; Resides in Haledon, NJ

– Kristina Sajko – Hometown: Zagreb, Croatia; Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Lorena Angjeli – Hometown: Albania; Resides in New York, NY

– Megan Davis – Hometown: Des Moines, IA; Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Monique Darton – Hometown: Brainerd, MN; Resides in New York, NY

– Sarah Bell – Hometown: Cincinnati, OH; Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Sophia Lee – Hometown: Taipei, Taiwan; Resides in Los Angeles, CA

– Valeria Leonova – Hometown: Tula, Russia; Resides in New York, NY