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Sunday, July 20, 2008
Velvet d’Amour created a bit of stir in the modeling industry in 2006. It all started when Jean-Paul Gaultier had Velvet model in one of his runway shows wearing extremely sexy lingerie. The Paris shows kicked off with organisers saying they would not ban skinny models from the runways and Jean Paul Gaultier weighing into the debate by hiring a 132-kilogram model.
While this created a lot of controversy and generated a lot of criticism in some aspects of modeling it has done nothing but advance Velvet’s modeling career and future potential. link at bottom for further reading