Modified trousers

Modified trousers that keep the stomach warm – appropriate for wheelchair users

User with specially sewn trousers
User with specially sewn trousers

Description
The trousers are extended upwards with soft elastic fabric in a matching color.

Users comments
The user extends all of her trousers and skirts. She does not want trousers that are specially sewn for persons who sit in a wheelchair; she wants to be able to wear any trousers without a gap in the back.

Made by
User together with an assistant

Purchased from
Fabric store

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

Editors comments
Please see www.textilochtips.wordpress.com (last checked March 2017) to find more patterns for clothing for persons with disabilities.

Izzy Camilleri Adaptive Clothing www.izadaptive.com/Home.aspx (last checked june 2013)

This tip is from 2008

Specially sewn trousers
Specially sewn trousers

Tipsare: Linnea

Linnea livs in an apartment. She is working part time. She has a high spinal cord injury since birth. She has personal assistance 29 hours a week.