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:
Kerry Washington has finally scored her first major fashion magazine cover!
We're sure the 36 year old enjoyed every second she spent on the Elle set because she actually loves playing dress up. Kerry said of prepping for red carpets:
"I found out I enjoy the process. All these people show up at my house, they all have kits, someone has dresses. And it's like, let's have fun. It's not all about me. We're able to create stories on the red carpet."
Be sure to check out Kerry's spread (below)!
[Image via Horst Diekgerdes/Elle Magazine.]