FYI, This Model Is About to Change the Entire Fashion Industry (in a Good Way!)
When IMG Models signed on to represent 28-year-old Jillian Mercado, we immediately added her to the top of our "models to watch" list — a spot shared by the likes of Taylor Hill and Gigi Hadid. Mercado, an NYC resident with muscular dystrophy, started her modelling career with a Diesel campaign . . . and she simply hasn't stopped. Read on for seven reasons she's our latest fashion obsession, and don't blame us when you develop a serious girl-crush!