The Fashion Bazaar went abuzz yesterday when the Nation’s very own, Carol Gracias walked the ramp flaunting her pregnant belly. While the world of social network went crazy about Carol Gracias’ bold step of overstepping the stereotype created for the models, we called it the ‘Walk Of Fame’. Yes, Carol Gracias is huge in the world of modelling but ramp walking with a protruding belly, signifying pregnancy was an easy limelight for fame that has immensely worked for the Supermodel. Let’s dig in to know more of Carol Gracias and this stint of walking the ramp with a baby bump.
Carol Gracias could be a name that might have escaped your mind but you should remember her as the Bigg Boss, season 1 contestant in 2006 where she was the first runner up. Carol Gracias was also part of Khatron Ke Khiladi Level 2 and managed to come 3rd. If you still fail to remember the supermodel, you surely remember the critically acclaimed flick, Fashion. Yes, Carol Gracias was a part of it. Not just that, you surely remember Kangana Renaut’s role in Fashion where she experiences a mishap on the stage as her top slips off. The scene was based on Carol Gracias’ real life experience from which the model evolved quickly.
Carol Gracias has once again made it to the headlines as she rips apart the norms of fashion and shows the finger to every stereotype concerning the world of Fashion. The Supermodel and soon to be mother walked the ramp wearing a Green and Pink saree, designed by Gaurang Shah, during the second day of Lakme Fashion Week that is being held in Mumbai. However, it was not the design that caught the eye balls. It was the confidence in this supermodel and the shine on her face that got the audience erupting with applause. Carol Gracias flaunted her baby bump with pride and the show was bound to turn into a blockbuster.
‘THE WALK OF FAME’
Modelling with a baby bump had never happened until a day back in India but outside India, soon to be mothers have proudly walked the ramp.
At the Milan Fashion Week 2015
Remember the Milan Fashion Week of 2015? Here not one but a bevy of models were seen flaunting their baby bump. The Fashion Walk for Dolce and Gabbana had made news all over. The fashion event was entitled, Hurray! For Mothers. The models also included mothers walking the ramp with their babies.
At The Hollywood Fashion Show 2015
On December 2015, model Lucie Vachova had walked the ramp during the Hollywood Fashion Show in Prague. Where Lucie raised the bar was, she sported a bikini, giving a full view of her motherhood.
At The Heart Truth Fall Fashion Show, 2010
On February 2010, model Bethenny Frankel had walked the ramp sporting a gorgeous red coloured one piece at the Heart Truth Fall 2010 Fashion Show. The USP? She was pregnant and flaunted it with pride.
At The Spring Summer Fashion Show, 2009
On October, 2009 Jourdan Dunn walked the ramp during the Spring Summer Fashion Show in Paris with an outfit designed by French designer Jean Paul Gaultier. Her outfit was designed particularly to enhance her beauty during her pregnancy.
At The Liz Lange Couture Spring 2005
As early as in 2005, Model Amanda Wesson had walked the ramp with her baby bump, sporting a green coloured top at the Liz Lange Couture Spring 2005 collection during the Olympus Fashion Week.
Raffaella Fico At Various Other Fashion Shows
Footballer Mario Balotelli’s wife Raffaella Fico has walked the ramp for various fashion shows and at the same time cherishing her pregnancy. Including the various fashion walks was her much talked about show at Milan in September 2012.
These supermodels from across the world have clearly given a glimpse of their willpower and by breaking the bar they have directly raised it. We are pleased to know of Supermodel Carol Gracias move of boldness. Her Walk Of Fame.