One source claims the 18-year-old was actually bullied for being there -- apparently not everyone thought she earned the right to walk the shows!
The insider spilled:
Parsons The New School of Design honored Famous alumni Shelia C. Johnson and legendary fashion designer Donna Karan at a celebration held in NYC Tuesday evening.
Parsons' executive dean Joel Towers explained:
“[they are both] women who have risen to the top of their chosen fields and have shaped contemporary culture.”
Congrats to you both!
Check out some Donna Karan designs (below)!
[Image via Caroline Torem Craig/WENN.]