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‘It’s a revolution’: Adaptive fashion leaders team up in world-first

Online adaptive fashion label Christina Stephens has offered clothing that is both stylish and easy-to-wear for men and women with disabilities since launching two years ago. But now, for the first time, that clothing will be designed by someone with first-hand knowledge of customers’ needs: quadriplegic designer Carol Taylor.  Taylor, who uses a wheelchair, has come on board as a partner in the business, production manager and lead designer. To her knowledge, she is the only quadriplegic