The fashion industry is starting to acknowledge the need for systemic reform. Shopping can be difficult for one in every four Americans who have impairments, chronic pain, or impaired movement and dexterity due to age.
Thankfully, brands, particularly those favoured by Generation Z, are now seeking out inclusiveness experts like Sinéad Burke to help them make decisions. The disabled (yes, she uses that term) educator, advocate, author, and founder and CEO of accessibility consultancy Tilting the Lens works with brands (including Gucci!) to democratise the entire buying journey, making it accessible to all consumers.Burke is one of a small handful of industry women who are leading the charge… featuring a real-life Emily in Paris, whose inclusive bra campaign began.