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Someone asked: "Did you even notice the dress?" And to be honest, it took me a while because I was so thrilled to see someone who doesn't fit the traditional runway model mold. Hopefully this is the first step. Maybe seeing models with different body types and disabilities will become common enough that the first thing we notice is what they're wearing. Isn't that the purpose of a runway show?

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Sarah Kovac first brought this great story, which appeared in the Huffington Post, to my attention. Danielle Sheypuk, the model here, shared the photos with me. You can follow her on Twitter. Carrie Hammer is the talented fashion designer who selected Danielle for her show. You can follow her on Twitter and check out her fashion line on her website.

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