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Patti+Ricky offers gifts of fashion that are inclusive of everyone, and this holiday gift guide includes a gift for you!

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Sometimes, finding that perfect gift can be really frustrating. Especially when the person you’re shopping for has a disability. You want to get a great gift that is usable and appropriate, but you also want to give a gift that’s stylish, contemporary, functional and fashionable, yet doesn’t look institutional or utilitarian. Enter Patti+Ricky, an inclusive marketplace with apparel and accessories for everyone.

Photo of a folded burgundy flannel shirt with hidden magnetic closures by MagnaReady.

Photo of a support cane painted with a sparkly unicorn by Lorraine's Canes.

Join Laura as she interviews Alexandra Herold, founder and CEO of www.pattiandricky.com as well as Maura Horton of MagnaReady, Lorraine Woodward of Lorraine’s Canes, and Laura Legendary, owner of Elegant Insights Braille Creations as the ladies chat about fashion for all. Stay tuned to get a discount code on your entire holiday order!

Ways Fashion and Beauty Brands Can Be More Accessible

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Greetings Listeners!

Today we have a very special episode for Disabled Access Day. Today Emily and Laura are joined by listeners and contributors to share their views on how more fashion and beauty brands can be more disability inclusive and accessible.

Special thanks to bloggers My Blurred World, Gem Turner, Life of a Blind Girl and Luke Sam Sowden; well as listener Joanna for taking part in todays episode.

Share your thoughts on how you think more brands could be accessible in the comments or tweet us @InclusiveStyle.

Be sure to subscribe to the Podcast for more!

Changing Perceptions A Department Store for Inclusive Fashion Patti and Ricky

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In this episode Laura interviews Alexandra Connell from http://PattiandRicky.com, an online department store that is inclusive of everyone.

Join us for our two-year anniversary celebration!

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Woo-hoo! The Fashionability Channel recently celebrated a special milestone…our two-year anniversary! Join Laura, Emily, and guests as we chat about our favorite shows. We’ll also update you as to upcoming campaigns, and party with a few of our fashionable friends who have been interviewed on the Fashionability Channel! Thank you for staying with us, and here’s to many more episodes of The Fashionability channel…your guide to accessible style. Cheers!

Changing Perceptions: An Interview With Model Kelly Knox

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Greetings Fashionability Listeners!

Welcome back to the channel, today is the 16th of September 2016 which marks the start of London Fashion Week here in the UK. But, despite the fact its 2016 there is an astonishing lack of disability representation on the catwalk. Why is this?

Joining us on the podcast today is model Kelly Knox, Kelly is a campaigner, model and performing artist. She first came onto the modelling and fashion scene when she won the BBC tv show Britain’s Missing Top Model and from there she’s gone on to work with brands like P&G and Marie Claire China. Today Kelly talks to co founder Emily about her experiences a model with a disability and her views on how the fashion industry needs to change its approach towards representing disability.

We hope you enjoy the programme!

Where To Find Kelly Knox

Website: www.kellyknox.com

Twitter: @ItsKellyKnox

Instagram: @itskellyknox

Facebook Page: Click here

What are your views on this matter?  Do you think we need to see more disability representation on the catwalk? Share your views with us on Twitter and Facebook.

Changing Perceptions: An Interview With When Tania Talks

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Greetings Fashionability Followers!

In todays episode co founder Emily Davison talks with beauty blogger Tania Jayne of blog When Tania Talks. In this episode she talks with Tania about blogging, beauty tips and being a beauty blogger from the disability community.

Where To Find Tania

Tania’s Blog: www.whentaniatalks.com

Tania’s Twitter: @whentaniatalks

Tania’s Instagram:  @whentaniatalks

Changing Perceptions: An Interview With Sarah in Wonderland

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In todays Fashionability episode co founder Emily Davison interviews beauty and lifestyle blogger Sarah Alexander from the blog Sarah in Wonderland.

Sarah is a blogger who talks about her love of beauty as well as what its like living with a disability and chronic pain. Sarah was recently featured in the BBC and in Scope’s 30 Under 30 Campaign.

In this Changing Perceptions Interview Emily talks to Sarah about beauty tips, blogging and perceptions towards disability and looking good.

Where To Find Sarah

Sarah’s Blog: www.sarahinwonderland.co.uk

Sarah’s Twitter: @WonderlandBlogs

Sarah’s Facebook: www.facebook.com/wonderlandblogs

Sarah’s Instagram: @wonderlandblogs

Changing Perceptions: An Interview With Bianca Von Stempel

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In today’s episode co founder Emily Davison is joined by London based fashion student at Kingston University Bianca Von Stempel. Bianca is currently in the final year of her fashion degree, her designs have been featured at London Fashion Week, but theres one small difference about Bianca. She also happens to be visually impaired. Join Emily as she talks to Bianca about her love for fashion and how she is trying to change perceptions towards sight loss with her creations.

Find Out More About Bianca

Visit Bianca’s Website: www.biancavonstempel.com

Visit Bianca on Instagram: @bvonstempel

In the Loop with Marana and Laura on Nutrition Basics

Posted in Audio, and In the Loop

Having trouble starting, or restarting, a healthy lifestyle? Have questions about how to get motivated, how to improve your nutritional intake, or just want to get a better handle on calories and portion control? Join FitLoop expert Marana Weber as she talks with Laura about a few simple guidelines you can use to gain control over your diet. You can follow Marana on Twitter at @maranaloop or, if you have any questions you want answered one-on-one, write to fashionabilitychannel@gmail.com and type “In the Loop” on the subject line. Check out the Twitter chat with Marana on Friday, September 4th, 2015 at noon Pacific time for even more valuable tips on fitness and nutrition. Be sure to use the hashtag #fitloop to participate!

Changing Perceptions: An Interview With Spashionista

Posted in Audio, and Changing Perceptions

Today we are joined by Alicia from the blog Spashionista to talk all about her experiences as a fashion blogger and her top tips on style when you are a wheelchair user.

Enjoy!

Transcript To Follow.

Where To Find Alicia
Blog: http://spashionista.com
Email: Spashionista@gmail.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Spashionista
Instagram: @Spashionista
Facebok Page: https://www.facebook.com/SpashionistaReport
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-BaNOmy3_N-q6FVL0EiMaA

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