By Jannelle So READ ARTICLE HERE It’s only the second week of January and already, Karen Crespo’s black book is filled with business appointments, media interviews, and speaking engagements. No surprise there as her 2014 calendar had been pretty busy. “If you told me a few years ago that I would find myself in this position, I...
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After showcasing Danielle Sheypuk, a clinical psychologist from New York who uses a wheelchair, Carrie Hammer, a designer with a disruptive approach to fashion, booked quadruple amputee Karen Crespo for the Fashion Law Institute's show at New York Fashion Week this year.. Hammer, who prides herself on the motto "role models, not runway models," always makes diversity a priority, and...
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While many this week may be talking about the hottest fashion week in New York City, we want to highlight a model who stood out to us by inspiring the masses. Meet Karen Crespo, who had to have all four of her limbs amputated after contracting bacterial meningitis, and who is now walking the runway. Fashion designer...
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Quadruple amputee walks Fashion Week runway.

NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - Carrie Hammer always seems to surprise us during Fashion Week. In February she became the first designer ever to feature a model in a wheelchair. Now she made history again with a quadruple...
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