Designer, 10, shows plus-size line at New York fashion show

Story highlights

  • Ify Ufele, 10, was bulled at school about her body size
  • She created a fashion label called Chubiiline to embrace all sizes
  • Her clothing line was shown this month New York Fashion Week

(CNN)A 10-year-old fashion prodigy is standing against bullies from her school by debuting her size-inclusive clothing label at New York Fashion Week.

Egypt Ufele, who goes by "Ify," started designing clothes to cope with bullies who taunted her about her weight at her school in the Queens borough of New York.