Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Tag: clothing

BILLY Footwear

BILLY Footwear

Billy Footwear provides fashion-forward apparel that incorporates 'Universal Design,' meaning it works for and appeals to EVERYONE! Utilizing zipper technology, we have revolutionized how footwear is put on and taken off. BILLY Footwear is the...

Sports Apparel Doesn’t Always Fit Wheelchair Athletes. This Designer Wants to Change That

An elite runner with Olympic genes created a collection just for Paralympians as the capstone project for her master’s degree. In an effort to make the country’s fastest runners even faster, Team USA’s running uniforms...

Adaptive clothing for women and men that is stylish and functional

From adaptive dresses to adaptive clothing accessories, there are increasingly more options for shoppers across major retailers. For a very long time, the fashion industry left people with disabilities behind. The few clothing options available...

Buttons 2 Button Magnetic Adaptor Dressing Aide

https://youtu.be/pjyKJT--K8Q Wareologie is excited to launch with Buttons 2 Button Magnetic Adaptors. Convert your shirt buttons and buttonholes into magnetic closures. Overcome dexterity challenges and make it easy to get dressed and undressed. Here is a...

Oscar Mike: Noah Currier’s mission to empower injured veterans inspires hope and healing

The founder of Oscar Mike, a million-dollar apparel company focused on supporting injured veterans, receives his care at the Milwaukee VA. Noah Currier, who is passionate about wheelchair sports, will be fitted for a...

Girl with disability triggers invention that’s sweeping the globe

"I have saved recess for myself and a million other people!" Zoey Harrison exclaimed. ITHACA, Mich. - Sometimes in life, ''unintended consequences'' happen. They are outcomes that are not the ones foreseen and intended by...

Adaptive Clothing Takes Stress out of Dressing

New garments and accessories help caregivers assist those who are older or mobility challenged While no two caretakers face the same day-to-day issues, one universal strain remains: the inherent challenge of dressing loved ones who...

Tommy Hilfiger unveils innovative clothing line for people with disabilities

Tommy Hilfiger is expanding its innovative disability-friendly clothing initiative by unveiling Tommy Adaptive, a new line that includes a variety of new and stylish pieces. In 2016, Tommy Hilfiger partnered with Runway of Dreams, a...

Students design functional fashion for wheelchair athletes

WashU students design prototype garments for athletes with disabilities https://youtu.be/KnuMMd9YKF8 Rugby is hard-hitting, fast-moving and adrenaline-fueled. But for elite Paralympic wheelchair athletes, the sport also can pose particular challenges. Close-fitting apparel can be difficult to don...

Pants Up Easy

Pants Up Easy... is designed to help wheelchair users and people with spinal-cord injuries get dressed. If you’re paraplegic, odds are you spend hours a day struggling to get your pants on. Fed up with...