One of today's most fashion-forward pop stars, Lady Gaga stops by to inspire the designers. The teams are asked to create an avant-garde outfit, but they must make sure they are pushing the boundaries of fashion without crossing the line of good taste.
The perfect jean is not easy to come by - and the designers learn first hand just how difficult it is when they take a trip to a denim warehouse to learn fabric-distressing techniques. The teams are asked to make their own distressed garment to add to their line, but when the designers are asked to use their fellow competitors as inspiration, the truth comes out about how they feel about each other.
The remaining designers are asked to create a three-piece outfit that would allow their target client to change her look for different events. With their baseline fabrics running out, the teams have to step up their game to make it into the final three.
As the competition comes to an end, the designers realize putting a fashion line together is not as "glamorous" as it seems. For their last challenge, the remaining designers must create three new looks before showing their final 10-piece collection.
A major Grammy Award-winning entertainer stops by for a surprise visit and the designers are inspired to pull out all the stops to impress the judges. The remaining contestants show their full collections in the final fashion show and a winner is announced.