Beyoncé Picks a Woman With Muscular Dystrophy to Model Her Clothes
Beyoncé's new apparel features everything from graphic tees to hats and scarves with her lyrics splashed across them. It's the type of merchandise you simply need to buy, especially if you know every song by heart. Now Jillian Mercado, a woman who has muscular dystrophy and is represented by IMG Models, is featured on Beyonce.com, showing off all the latest products.
Jillian sits in her wheelchair and puts on a very fierce face, sending out a message to the world: you don't have to look a certain way to rep Bey or wear her clothes. But Ms. Mercado's campaigns and photo shoots aren't limited to Beyoncé's fan apparel page. She's also starred in ads for Diesel and Nordstrom, breaking boundaries in the industry and getting us all in formation. Read on to see her show her slaying power and shop her looks.