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Former catwalk model with dementia is given makeover and fashion photoshoot at care home

One year ago   |   By Metro

60 years after her modelling career began, Lesley MacLennan, 85, has posed for a photoshoot with international photographer James Muller
Lesley MacLennan, 85, made her name in her twenties in Paris, working as a catwalk and print model for Yves Saint Laurent.
She now lives in a care home and is rarely asked about her modelling career, so Lesley was overjoyed when high-end fashion photographer James Muller asked her to do a photoshoot.
James had been visiting another resident when she spotted Lesley and was struck by her ‘beautiful hands and the way she carries herself'.
Lesley, who has...
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