Project Accessory
Courtesy of Lifetime

Lifetime’s new competition series Project Accessory is almost here! Can’t wait to meet the contestants? InStyle.com caught up with the 12 designers to get the inside scoop about their specialties and all-time favorite accessories. Click through the gallery to learn more about the bag, belt, footwear, hat, and jewelry creators now! Then, tune in to the premiere of Project Accessory Thursday, October 27th at 10:30 ET/PT, following the season finale of Project Runway.

Tell us: Do you have an early favorite? Leave your thoughts in the comments!