Everyone have a thought that plus size models doesn’t suit well for the fashion show, but Penelope Benson, 23, became the first Australian plus-size model to grace the catwalks of Milan Fashion Week overnight after walking in designer Elena Miro’s show. The Aussie model said that the industry was lagging behind; it may be true because what opportunities there for overseas models are not there in
. “It was pretty surreal. I didn’t even get nervous I just really enjoyed it – all I was thinking was I’m walking in Australia , this is amazing,” this was said by Benson to ninemsn.
Elena Miro’s spring/summer 2011 was controversial because the plus size fashion designer forced to do her own show after she was excluded from the