Tim Gunn’s show premiered on Bravo last night and Bossy
grew a headache taking pictures of her TV captured the event for her readers reader.
Each episode begins when the Subject is ambushed by a phone call explaining that she’s been selected for Tim Gunn’s makeover.
Then they follow the Subject back to her house and make her try on a few of her typical outfits and parade around the living room:
And then Tim Gunn and former model and fashion accomplice Veronica Webb sit in their Bravo studio and analyze the Subject by saying things like, “Her wardrobe is egregiously bad.”
Next they sift through all the clothes in the Subject’s closet and throw everything into four piles: Keepers Lenders Throw-Aways and Give-Aways.
Tim Gunn’s basic motto is Everything In Fashion Comes Down To Silhouette, Proportion, and Fit. Bossy would add: Spandex and Money:
Next they assigned a Style Coach to address the subject’s psychological motivations:
And then Tim Gunn detailed the importance of owning Ten Essential Items: the Black Dress, the Classic White Shirt, the Blazer, the Trench Coat, the Day Dress, the Sweat Suit Alternative, Jeans, a Skirt, Classic Dress Pants, and a Cashmere Sweater.
Next the Subject was whisked away on a shopping spree and then marched to pricey hair and high-end makeup. The end results were staggering:
And finally the Subject’s family gathers in one room for the Big Reveal: