(This is the Fifth of our 6 honorable mentions, which go to submissions that did not make the finals but really rock. They are awarded purely at the judge's discretion. Each honorable mention receives a special gift from CB2.)
From Allison Arieff:
"I have to commend Paul for his irrefutable commitment to color, even though it's not for me. This room is not just red, it's beyond RED.
If you're going to do it, you might as well DO it and so I applaud this go-for-broke effort.