From The Ground Up

Episode Guide

Series 2 Episode Guide

The Door

Series 2 · Episode 1

Fourteen hot young design talents take to the red carpet to meet Debbie Travis in the hopes of becoming her Chief Designer.

The Cabins

Series 2 · Episode 2

The urban protegés are tossed into the wilderness, armed with only their wits and creativity they must create a special environment for some very deserving -- and demanding -- clients.

The Chandelier

Series 2 · Episode 3

The stakes rise higher as Debbie assigns her protegés their most challenging task yet: create a show-stopping chandelier for a hip new restaurant.

The Bog

Series 2 · Episode 4

After the last task debacle, Debbie challenges the protegés to make her laugh with a little bathroom humour. Tempers quickly flare as walls come crashing down and the bathrooms become battlefields.

The Home Office

Series 2 · Episode 5

Debbie decides to test her mantra that “through problems come the most creative solutions” on her remaining designers.

The Kitchens

Series 2 · Episode 6

It’s a tizzy of a task as Debbie throws everything but the kitchen sink at her protegés. The protegés must take creative control when given the task of redesigning a kitchen for a client they’ve never met.

The Sono-Tubes

Series 2 · Episode 7

Taking a break from right-angles, Debbie has her protegés create a complete furniture collection out of sono-tubes. Questions over who will lead the group cause fights to explode, and Debbie is forced to shake things up to keep the project from going down the tubes.

The Living Tableau

Series 2 · Episode 8

Debbie forces her protegés to think in a completely new direction about the job of her Chief Designer; market the Debbie Travis Brand into a living ad that will be unveiled to the public audience.

The Super Bowl of Design Parties

Series 2 · Episode 9

An impossible feat: plan and design a high-end industry party in less than 2 days! The protegés get off to a rocky start causing Debbie’s stress and anxiety to mount.

The Condos

Series 2 · Episode 10

Debbie whisks her two remaining protegés off to New York City, the condo Mecca of the world, for a little bit of research and a lot of inspiration.