The Realities of Shopping as a disabled woman (for Glamour UK)
By Jenny Brownlees, Jan 31 2020 12:20PM
Fashion holds a powerful platform within society, with a historic ability to push boundaries and challenge perceptions. It’s an industry that’s wonderfully celebratory of self-expression - this becomes irrelevant however, if we only allow a certain spectrum of society to have access to it. There are currently 13.9 million disabled people in the UK and an estimated one billion worldwide, yet disabled people are often ignored in the world of fashion.
For Glamour UK, I spoke to some wonderful women to voice their experiences of shopping with a disability.
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