Designing Women Season 7
S07 E01Sep 25, 1992
Of Human Bondage Sep 25, 1992 After cousin Allison leaves Sugarbakers, Julia needs cash but is refused a bank loan. To cheer themselves up, the women play poker with a wealthy client -- who wins the business from them. Sugarbaker's could use an infusion of cash, and at a rowdy party given by potential new client B.J., the gals kick up their heels in wild abandon.
S07 E02Oct 2, 1992
Sex and the Single Woman Oct 2, 1992 Carlene allows herself to be seduced by her ex-husband, then admits she was just using him for sex.
S07 E03Oct 16, 1992
Mary Jo vs. the Terminator Oct 16, 1992 After Julia completely rewrites a letter Mary Jo asked her to proofread, Mary Jo comes unraveled on a fashion-show runway, where she just plain has her fill of know-it-all Julia. Meanwhile, back at the office, B.J. has her hands full with angry vegetarians.
S07 E04Oct 23, 1992
On the Road Again Oct 23, 1992 In an attempt at spontaneity, a carefree Mary Jo takes off for Nashville on ""a hen party on wheels"" with Julia and Bernice, but become terrified when a trucker Bernice flirted with at a diner pursues them. Meanwhile, back at the office, Carlene and Anthony put their noses to the grindstone studying for midterms.
S07 E05Oct 30, 1992
Screaming Passages Oct 30, 1992 Julia fears the emotional roller coaster of menopause -- just as her affair with Phillip heats up, and is upset when she discovers a Sugerbakers ""Change of Life"" surprise party.
S07 E06Nov 6, 1992
Viva Las Vegas (1) Nov 6, 1992 After Vanessa calls off their wedding, Anthony joins the gang on a getaway to Las Vegas, where he nurses his broken heart -- in the company of a show stopping showgirl he impulsively weds.
S07 E07Nov 13, 1992
Fools Rush In (2) Nov 13, 1992 BJ offers to help a desperate Anthony, who invents various schemes to extricate himself from his hasty marriage to a Las Vegas showgirl.
S07 E08Nov 20, 1992
Love Letters Nov 20, 1992 A steamy love letter from another woman found in James' safe-deposit box shatters B.J.'s image of her late husband as a faithful companion worthy of her trust. Meanwhile, reveling in the destruction of her old car, a symbol of her days as a suburban housewife, Mary Jo goes wild in a new red convertible.
S07 E09Dec 4, 1992
The Vision Thing Dec 4, 1992 Etienne drives Anthony crazy trying to be the perfect wife, and the Sugarbakers crew throw a Las Vegas style wedding shower for them.
S07 E10Dec 11, 1992
Trial and Error Dec 11, 1992 B.J. goes overboard showering everyone with gifts, and law student Anthony gets carried away trying to help Mary Jo win a small-claims case involving her defective freezer.
S07 E11Jan 8, 1993
Too Dumb to Date Jan 8, 1993 Mary Jo dates a handsome idiot, a to-die-for toyboy male model who seems to have few toys in the attic and little in common with her.
S07 E12Jan 15, 1993
The Odyssey Jan 15, 1993 B.J.'s contribution to the Democratic Party gets the Sugarbaker crew invited to the Inaugural Ball, but the trip proves to be a party for no one, even Julia, who struggles to maintain a cheery disposition in the face of disaster as bad weather forces a change in plans.
S07 E13Jan 22, 1993
Oh Dog, Poor Dog Jan 22, 1993 After eye surgery, Bernice overhears the gals talk of putting Mary Jo's dog out of its misery and figures they're planning her own mercy killing, so she barricades herself inside the storeroom. Meanwhile, Julia gets caught listing to a London phone line which plays tapes of Princess Diana's private conversations with her boyfriend.
S07 E14Feb 5, 1993
Wedding Redux Feb 5, 1993 Anthony and Etienne renew their vows for Etienne's visiting parents and Anthony's grandmother at a ceremony at B.J.'s, where anything that could go wrong does.
S07 E15Feb 12, 1993
Nude Julia, New York Morning Feb 12, 1993 Julia's old mentor for her bohemian art school days in New York unveils his nude portrait of Julia.
S07 E16Mar 5, 1993
Sex, Lies and Bad Hair Days Mar 5, 1993 B.J.'s dating adventures take a turn for the worse on her birthday, when a bad-hair day and two miserable blind dates have her vowing to give up men, so Julia tries to cheer her up by getting her a date with a really nice fellow.
S07 E17Mar 12, 1993
Shovel Off to Buffalo Mar 12, 1993 Worshiping hordes gather outside Sugarbaker's after the face of Elvis mysteriously appears on a snow shovel belonging to Mary Jo, who attracts the attention of a ""paraspectacular"" expert (Gilpin) -- especially when she apparently restores her neighbor's damaged hearing.
S07 E18Apr 2, 1993
It's Not So Easy Being Green Apr 2, 1993 Anthony is jealous of Etienne's successful writer friend, who shares a vivid past with her, but tries to be gracious by throwing a signing party for him.
S07 E19Apr 30, 1993
The Woman Who Came to Sugarbakers Apr 30, 1993 A visit from Julia's meddlesome former schoolmistress is extended -- on ghostly instructions from her deceased husband, it turns out -- until the desperate Sugarbakers women hold a seance to try to force her to leave.
S07 E20May 7, 1993
The Lying Game May 7, 1993 There's no skirting the fact that Carlene is confused by new beau Eric (Kean), whose unusual habit (cross-dressing) she begins to understand only by tapping into her own masculine side.
S07 E21May 24, 1993
Gone With a Whim (1) May 24, 1993 With Sugarbaker's in such bad financial shape, the ladies are grateful when B. J. gets them a job redecorating a house that resembles the great home from Gone With The Wind --- until they find out that the new lady of the house plans to rip out the grand staircase and replace it with an elevator. To make matters worse, B. J. finds out that their client is trying to take over Poteet Industries and plans to give Sugarbaker's to his young bride Kiki --- renaming it ""Kikibaker's"".
S07 E22May 24, 1993
Gone With a Whim (2) May 24, 1993 With Julia continuing to fight to save the antebellum Kearney mansion, B.J. struggles to save Sugarbaker's and Poteet Industries from a take over from the Kearneys. However, despite their efforts, Kiki Kearney announces her new plans for ""Kikibaker's,"" Lester Kearney announces that the purchase of Poteet Industries is complete, and the modernizing of the mansion gets under way. Though Anthony and the women are fired for insubordination, when Craig, a friend of Mary Jo's, stumbles on some embarrassing news about the Kearney's illegal financial activities, Poteet Industries and Sugarbaker's are saved from the take over.