Challenge 3: "Wild Card" Design
In Design Star Challenge 3, the contestants are challenged by demonstrating "outside-the-box" thinking by showcasing their creative talents and style by re-imagining nontraditional home decor items in inventive and new ways.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionVanessa failed to transform the use of her beauty items in this room. She could have used grapic and abstract art on the walls utilizing diferent shades of lipstick.
Everything else utilized in this room makes it look like a small, understocked, poorly finished beauty supply store. Some things Vanessa could have done to transform her items could have included leaving the mannequin wig head bare and painting it a solid white to emphasize its sculptural qualities, doing some graphic and abstract art on the walls utilizing different lipstick shades or eye shadows, and making an interesting sculpture with a variety of hair and makeup brushes. The challenge is to transform the use of these items, and this room fails to do that in a major way.