This Inspiring Model With Down Syndrome Will Walk in NYFW
Eighteen-year-old Madeline Stuart set out to inspire others and pursue a career in fashion, and in just a few short months, she has managed to make major strides. The Australian model with Down syndrome has landed a number of campaigns and has inspired the fashion industry to embrace diversity. Now, she will walk in New York Fashion Week, a huge milestone in an already-amazing career.
Madeline will follow in the footsteps of Jamie Brewer, the model and American Horror Story actress with Down syndrome who walked in Carrie Hammer's show last season. As Maddie's star continues to rise, we can't wait to see her continue to break down barriers in an industry that is slowly becoming more diverse and embracing people of all shapes, sizes, and backgrounds. Read on for a few of the reasons we can't wait to see Maddie's NYFW appearance.