With her fresh-faced, flame-haired natural beauty, Madeline Stuart is one of the world’s most unique models. This incredibly courageous, beautiful and talented young woman was recently dubbed by the press as “the world’s most famous and only professional adult model with Down syndrome” and has had astonishing success in the short time she has been modelling.
Not only has the 19-year-old from Brisbane, Australia, featured in major campaigns and international fashion shows, but she has also captured intense media attention both in Australia and abroad. Madeline is now changing society’s perception of people with disabilities one photo shoot at a time.
Onya Magazine profile Madeline’s success and how she is breaking down disability barriers.