In just a few short months, Madeline Stuart has gone from a model looking to make a name for herself to a young lady setting the modeling world on fire. Stuart, who has Down syndrome, has proven that the world is ready for a new definition of beauty. A definition that is inclusive of all shapes, sizes and abilities.
When we first heard about Stuart back in May, she was sharing her dreams with the world to become a model. And the world responded big time. Since then, the 18-year-old has landed a number of modeling contracts.
Stuart has been working with handbag company everMaya as the face of their new line of handbags — including one named after her! EverMaya is donating 5 percent of sales of every “Madeline” handbag to the National Down Syndrome Society.
Stuart has also been modeling for the body-conscious clothing company My Manifesta. We told you about this company back in June when they launched a campaign to get rid of the sizes from the clothing line to eliminate body shaming. Looks like they’re breaking boundaries yet again with their latest model:
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