"Labels don't really impress, it's the uniqueness and risk in decor that inspire."
-Bryan Batt

Fashion is a way of life; Fashion Models being the archetype of that particular form of living.

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Models are the people looked upon as the Faces of Perfection. When they choose to use that face to express their individuality and embrace their uniqueness, that is when Perfection is Redefined.

Here are Some Inspirational Names in the Fashion Industry, who stood out by having the nerve to appreciate what made them different from every body else.

✧ Duckie Thot ✧

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She is an Aussie born Sudanese charmer, ranked as the most beautiful and expensive model, since the dark color of her skin is very rare in the modelling industry.

I read her story on Instagram and was inspired to write this article.

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"I'm not saying racism is OK, but you don't need to be mad at every single country or every single city you go to because it's a thing, but shake it off and stun."
-Duckie Thot

✧ Casey Legler ✧

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A French former athlete, currently signed by Ford Model, as the first woman to work as a male model.

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"It would be a really beautiful thing if we could all just wear what we wanted, without it meaning something."
-Casey Legler

✧ Winnie Harlow ✧

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This beautiful Canadian model, now working for The Squad (London), first surfaced through America's Next Top Model, and later took the industry by storm. She suffers from the skin condition called Vitiligo but never used it as an excuse to stop her from achieving her goals.

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“I had to relearn how to love myself by forgetting the opinions of everyone else and focusing on my opinion of myself."
-Winnie Harlow

✧ Halima Aden ✧

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This Somali-American beauty, currently working for IGM Models, is the World's first ever Hijab-wearing Super model.

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"For a really long time, I thought being different was a negative thing. But as I grew older, I started to realize we were all born to stand out; nobody is born to blend in."
-Halima Aden

✧ Marquita Pring ✧

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This plus sized American stunner is one of the most beautiful models under the Ford label, who is confident in her curves and is breaking barriers by virtue of it.

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"My stance is that the industry needs to embrace diverse women. It is in everyone's best interest to include all sizes and models, regardless of the titles put on them."
-Marquita Pring

✧ Andrej Pejic ✧

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An Australian head turner, recognized as one of the most outstanding Transgender models, who is working successfully as both a male and female model for a huge number of brands the World over.

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"All human beings deserve equal treatment no matter their gender or sexuality. To be perceived as what you say you are is a basic human right."
-Andre Pejic

✧ Shaun Ross ✧

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This talented young man of African-American descent, working under huge labels and conquering the arts of acting, dancing and music along the way, is the World's first male Albino model.

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"I was always the outcast, but a confident outcast. I just had to accept it. I'm going to be me; either you're going to accept it or you're not."
-Shaun Ross

Thank You Reader! :)

These rules apply not only for fashion and modelling, but also in every day life, for common people like you and me.

Be confident in your skin because that's what real beauty is all about.

I hope you have a good day/night!

Much Love!

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References

http://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/2017/09/17/duckie-thot-criticises-australias-failure-to-promote-black-models_a_23212721/

https://www.modelscouts.com/blog/unique-models/

http://www.azquotes.com/author/11476-Andrej_Pejic

https://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/10/living/fashion-week-imperfect-model-shaun-ross/index.html

And of course a lot of Google and Wikipedia.