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Designing accessible fashion for people with disabilities

Clip: 10/14/2018 | 10m 10s

Nearly one in five people in the U.S. identify as having a disability, but it can be difficult for them to find clothing that is both stylish and meets their needs. NewsHour Weekend’s Megan Thompson reports on the fashion industry’s moves toward accessible fashion, from Parsons' Open Style Lab to Tommy Hilfiger, the first major designer to launch a line for people with disabilities.

Aired: 10/14/18

Rating: NR

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