Looks like "Project Runway" is back in fashion as a designer after returning to Bravo earlier this year Sebastian Gray won the 17th season.

host Karlie Kloss Mentor and winner of the fourth season Christian Siriano I will be back with the judges Brandon Maxwell. Elaine Welteroth and Nina Garcia for the start of the 18th season on December 8 at 21:30 ET / PT.

What's new? A series of 18 new designers gathered around these Brother sewing machines and a lot of well-known celebrity guest judges, including actresses Laverne Cox. Rachel Brosnahan. Kiernan Shipka and Leslie Jones, Others are singers Cyndi Lauper. Olympian Lindsey Vonn, Fashion designer Thom Browne, Artist Ashley Longshore and stylist Marni Senofontewho was a welcome addition last season.

New York venues such as the TWA Hotel at JFK, The Vessel at Hudson Yards and Bergdorf Goodman will be on display at the show. There are also a variety of models that have a range of sexualities, ethnic backgrounds, and ages, as well as a non-binary model, a transmodel, and a "dreamer."

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This season also introduces the oldest designer ever to test his sewing skills. she is Nancy Volpe-Beringer, 64, from Philadelphia. According to her biography, Nancy took a risk at the age of 58 and left her career to realize her dream of becoming a designer. She enrolled in a master's program at Drexel University and graduated in 2016.

Since then she has been designing under her own label a line of wearable androgynous art for all shapes and sizes in her Philadelphia-based studio. She hopes her status as the show's oldest candidate will ever spread the news about her brand and encourage others to follow her passion, regardless of her age or circumstances. Meet Nancy and the 17 other season 18 designers in the preview video below.

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