Latest News » Young model with Down syndrome releases first fashion line [Video]

Australian model Madeline Stuart is making waves in the fashion industry. The 20-year-old, who is the world’s first supermodel with Down syndrome, recently debuted her fashion line, 21 Reasons Why by Madeline Stuart. The line is described as edgy, contemporary and perfect for day or night wear on the town.

Hailed as a strong advocate for inclusiveness and diversity in the modeling industry, the young model has participated in numerous shows, such as New York Fashion Week, Melange Fashion Week, and Style Fashion Week.

Additionally, Cosmopolitan, The New York Times, and Vogue have all covered her since she entered the modeling world in 2015. At the Melange fashion show, she received the 2015 Model of the Year Award.

Denver Fashion Weekend recently added her to its roster this year.