Lifetime’s Project Runway announces their season 14 contestants.

Paula Patton and Tracee Ellis Ross are among several celebrities who will help guest judge on Project Runway, which returns for a 14th season to Lifetime in August.

Ciara and Mel B, together with Bella Thorne, Kiernan Shipka and Constance Zimmer will also help Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia and Zac Posen whittle down the fashion hopefuls to find a winner who will earn $100,000 to launch his or her business.

The Project Runway season 14 designers are:
• Amanda Perna, 28 of Delray Beach, Florida
• Ashley Nell Tipton, 23 of San Diego
• Blake Patterson, 24 of Los Angeles
• Candice Cuoco, 27 of San Francisco
• David Giampiccolo, 31 of Los Angeles
• Duncan Chambers-Watson, 25 of Christchurch, New Zealand
• Edmond Newton, 36 of Atlanta
• Gabrielle Arruda, 27 of Brooklyn, New York
• Hanmiao Yang, 26 of New York
• Jake Wall, 35 of San Francisco
• Joseph Poli, 37 of Las Vegas
• Kelly Dempsey, 31 of Boston
• Laurie Underwood, 29 of Chicago
• Lindsey Creel, 28 of Austin, Texas
• Merline Labissiere, 32 of Savannah, Georgia
• Swapnil Shinde, 33 of Mumbai, India
Project Runway mentor, Tim Gunn will also return to the show which will premiere Aug. 6 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

For more information about Project Runway, visit:  http://www.mylifetime.com/shows/project-runway

Take a tour of Edmond Newton’s fashion closet: http://www.mylifetime.com/shows/project-runway/video/closet-tours/season-14/episode-1/edmond-newtons-closet-tour