You just may have seen Zoe Damacela‘s face before — on The Tyra Show years ago, but now she’s just one of five girls vying for the October 2011 cover of Seventeen mag.
The 19-year-old Chicago native was once-upon-a-time homeless before turning her passion for fashion into her life.
Zoe says, “Growing up, I never fit in. My family didnâ€™t have money, and I had medical issues, so I got made fun of for wearing an eye patch, a scoliosis brace, and hand-me-downs. But here I was, designing clothe â€”finally getting the respect Iâ€™d always wanted!”
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