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:
Beauty and brains! No wonder she's still at the top of her game!
Cindy Crawford flaunted her voluptuous assets in the newest issue of Net-A-Porter's digital magazine The Edit wearing gorgeous designer duds from Balmain, Emilio Pucci, Victoria Beckham, Gucci and Dolce & Gabbana, just to name a few.
But Cindy took more than pretty pictures! The 47-year-old revealed what's made her such a sought-after talent.
"I am very professional, so I think that got me far. It's kind of underrated in the fashion world to be on time, for example. Sometimes I would be annoyed that certain models – we shall not name names – could show up five hours late to a shoot and there was no consequence. I thought, 'I am going to take advantage of this moment, do my own thing'. I think some of the young girls saw me as someone who used the business back, not just getting eaten up by it. It's like women's rights or everything else – you break the glass ceiling a little each time."
Cindy also added that being a risk taker contributed to her success:
We’re glad she made it big because every picture of her makes the world a more beautiful place!
Ch-ch-check out the rest of her elegant spread (below).
[Image via The Edit.]