I met her several years ago in SoDo when she starred in a Mark Mitchell runway show. It was definitely a "Who's that girl?" kind of moment.

You don't really forget meeting Stella Rose, which is why it's not really surprising to learn that she was street cast by Lanvin to be one of several faces of their buzzed-about real people-focused fall campaign. Those fat September issues you're holding contain the image.

The former Seattleite and current NYC resident answers some questions on her blog, Confessions of a Female Drag Queen. Check it out, and then chalk one up for gender equality and strange beauty.

And Seattle—while you're at it.