Video Info
TitleHow adaptive clothing empowers people with disabilities
DescriptionDo you have a favorite T-shirt or pair of jeans that transforms you and makes you feel confident -- makes you feel like you? That's because what you wear can affect your mood, your health and your self-esteem, says fashion designer Mindy Scheier. Inspired by her son, who was born with a degenerative disorder that makes it hard for him to dress himself or wear clothing with buttons or zippers, Scheier set out to make clothing that works for everyone, including the differently abled. Learn more about how she's made fashion history by producing the world's first mainstream adaptive clothing line.
SpeakerMindy Scheier
URL http://www.ted.com/talks/mindy_scheier_how_adaptive_clothing_empowers_people_with_disabilities
Word Level1.77
Grade Level6.96
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