Madeline Stuart is 18-year old-girl who has single- handedly challenged society’s perception of beauty – and there is no doubt she has succeeded.

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 On Monday Madeline Stuart made her debut on the New York Fashion Week runway for American Label Moda’s Spring 2016 collection, making her the second ever Down syndrome woman to model on the NYFW catwalk.

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    Madeline’s mother, Rosanne Stuart, hugged her daughter on the NYFW runway

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Madeline cut an elegant figure o the runway – her long-red hair swept in to a styled up-do and her face painted in silver and blue. With all eyes on her, Madeline Stuart seemed humbled by the experience as she held one hand to her chest before extending both arms to the crowd.

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