The Market NYC Reopens; Project Runway Finalist Selling

Posted on: January 18th, 2010 at 12:10 pm by

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This past weekend,The Market NYC opened for the first time in 2010. While it wasn’t chock full of designers like it usually is, there was one particular new designer who got a lot of attention. Season 5 Project Runway finalist, Kenley Collins was actually one of the young designers selling their wares. If you don’t remember Kenley, she was the hipster chick from Brooklyn who Bravo unofficially anointed the “villain” of Season 5. She later got arrested and jailed for assaulting her ex-boyfriend (something about a cat, a laptop, five apples).

With the drama behind her, Kenley seemed to be doing fine on Saturday, talking to some curious customers, and selling a few pieces from her line, including her signature headbands (although another designer with headbands seemed to be outselling her). Undaunted, she said she would be back next week.

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