Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

Supermodel stumbles

If you thought life as a catwalk model was easy, these photos might make you reconsider...

Whilst putting one foot in front of the other may not seem particularly challenging, skyscraper heels coupled with a shiny walkway and the pressure of knowing that all eyes are on you mean that putting one foot wrong can have disasterous results - namely ending up face down on the runway as other models step over you.

With three models already down at New York Fashion Week, take a look at some more dramatic catwalk falls in the gallery below.

Picture credits: Getty Images and Rex Features

Related

hero2.jpg

50 female pop pioneers

Women-on-the-front-line-2.jpg

Women on the front line

beyonce-lemonade.jpg

Sign us up: the world’s 13 most unusual university courses

More

Fresh accessories for modern brides, inspired by Fashion Week trends

From striking ear cuffs to grown-up glitter shoes

by Anna Brech
20 Oct 2017

Treasure trove of rare Versace pieces unveiled online

Immerse yourself in the fabulous world of the late, great designer

by Anna Brech
12 Oct 2017

Katie Holmes joins Italy’s fashion elite in Verona

An inside look at an Italian ice spectacular

10 Oct 2017

Five fresh beauty trends to try from Paris Fashion Week

From exuberant crystal eyes to daringly abstract nails

by Emma Stoddart
06 Oct 2017

Behind the scenes at Paris Fashion Week

Aka, all our squad goals

05 Oct 2017

Stars on the front row at Paris Fashion Week

Rachel Weisz joins Jane Birkin, and Kate Moss hangs out with Catherine Deneuve. The va va voom is palpable

03 Oct 2017

Street style highlights from Paris Fashion Week

Feminist slogans meet theatrical flourish

03 Oct 2017

What the Stylist team are wearing at Fashion Week

Check in here for style inspiration

02 Oct 2017

Screen legend Helen Mirren hits the catwalk for L'Oreal Paris

Star of stage and screen is joined by Jane Fonda and Cheryl at the spectacular open-air parade

01 Oct 2017

The important history behind Dior’s new feminist T-shirt

Maria Grazia Chiuri made a subversive statement with this catwalk hit

by Nicola Colyer
29 Sep 2017