Chennai designer makes clothes for people with disabilities
January 7, 2017
Shalini Visakan is a Chennai based fashion designer who makes clothes for people with disabilities.
Shalini started working on this when she realized that her wheelchair-bound husband was uncomfortable wearing regular-fitting clothes.
She decided to design clothes as per the needs of persons with disabilities. Her husband was her first model.
Shalini designs clothes according to the type of disability and requirement of her clients. She aims to make the clothes comfortable for the wearers. Her clothes are sold under the brand name Suvastra Designs.
Her collection will be showcased at a fashion show in Chennai soon.