British Designer Creates Fashion For Disabled People
A young fashion designer who creates clothes especially for disabled people has been named one of the world’s brightest entrepreneurs. Lucy Jones, originally from Cardiff but now living in New York City, has made the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for her unique “seated design” collection.
“One of my teachers said to me, ‘Design a project that could change the world.’”
“And I just thought, ‘I’m in fashion – how am I going to change the world?’”
The 24-year-old was inspired by her teenage cousin Jake who has hemiplegia and has trouble dressing himself independently. So Lucy decided to create a pair of trousers that he could put on using just one hand