Ivanka Trump turned down Project Runway invitation

Project Runway 2 producers offered Ivanka Trump the opportunity to appear on the show and have clothing designed for her, but she turned the opportunity down.

She “politely declined,” Fashion Week Daily reports, noting that “Tinsley Mortimer was also casually considered as a third option.”

But the show’s second choice accepted, and will appear on Wednesday’s episode. That socialite is (highlight to read) Nicky Hilton.

…Dose of Reality [Fashion Week Daily]

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.