New York Fashion Week is known for pushing the envelope when it comes to designer duds.
But today the celebrated — and celebratory — event will push the envelope with the models who wear the styles.
Actress Jamie Brewer, best known for her work on “American Horror Story,” is the first model with Down syndrome to take on the catwalk during today’s Carrie Hammer show.
Hammer’s not shy about featuring models of differing abilities in her shows. Her February 2014 show featured the first model in a wheelchair and her September 2014 show featured Karen Crespo, a quadruple amputee.
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