We all agree that fashion designers always choose gorgeous, attractive, and able-bodied models to showcase their clothing on the catwalk and at other less traditional fashion events. These models have a high standard to be more grateful to the average person.
As a society, we progressed further and further each year and it wasn’t a surprise when recently a lot of big brands and modeling agencies started introducing a lot of differently-abled people as part of their brand.
Meet Sofia Jiray, a 24-year-old Puerto Rican model with Down syndrome
She recently went viral on social media after a certain post she made
Sofia happily announced her newest accomplishment of becoming Victoria’s Secret’s first model with Down syndrome
The brand has reached her via a call as they offered her an opportunity to work with them
Sofia has agreed with the brand instantly
In a recent interview Sofia said, “I want to tell the whole world that people with my condition, Down syndrome, inside and out, we have no limits”
The role became her biggest accomplishment after her debut at New York Fashion Week back in 2020
After getting her job, Sofia flew to Los Angeles for her campaign photoshoot (Love Cloud bra collection)
With all that being said, the model hoes her story can inspire more people to push through life and make their dreams come true
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