Sitting Pretty In A Wheelchair

Some of the hottest models at Manhattan's McDonald/Richards Model Management are stunning, slender--and in wheelchairs. Major retailers are routinely using disabled models in ads and catalogs of late. An example: The Stern's department-store chain recently featured paraplegic model Kitty Lunn in an ad layout for sportswear. Aside from her wheelchair, she blended in with the able-bodied models on the page.

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