Model With Down Syndrome Takes Fashion Week By Storm

History was made at New York Fashion Week today: Jamie Brewer was the first model with Down syndrome to walk during the major style event. You may already recognize Jamie, who is known for her role on the popular TV show American Horror Story, and now she can add runway model to her résumé. Jamie took the catwalk for designer Carrie Hammer, who is continuing her Role Models Not Runway Models campaign. In her first runway show last season, Carrie sent several inspiring women down the catwalk in her made-to-measure workwear designs. The powerful ladies ranged from CEOs and entrepreneurs to transgender women and even one amazing quadruple amputee. Since Carrie designs for a diverse range of body types, it’s only fitting that her models represent her clientele.  Read more on Tres Sugar…