Credit: Runway of Dreams
WATCH| Alexandra Kutas is the first model in a wheelchair from Ukraine. At the age of 23 she has already become the face of Ukrainian fashion designer Fedor Vozianov's collection and has caught the eye of the Runway of Dreams Foundation and worked alongside Tommy Hilfiger.
Born with a spinal chord injury, Kutas has been paralyzed from the waist down, unable to walk her entire life.
This has not stopped her from pursuing her dreams to become a world renown model.
She's faced discrimination and countless rejection within the industry but has never given up on her passion.
Recently featured in the world's first fashion video featuring a model in a wheelchair.
And taking part in her first runway show.
Together with the Runway of Dreams Foundation and support by designers like Tommy Hilfiger, she is breaking barriers for models with disabilities.
You should get to know Alexandra Kutas as this is only the beginning of her modeling journey.