Ashley by Design is owned by Ashley DeRamus, who has Down syndrome. DeRamus knew how frustrating it was to find clothes that fit her body type, so she started her own business in order to provide fashionable options geared specifically for women with Down syndrome, but her clothing is enjoyed by all women. DeRamus’ line includes tops, leggings, dresses and plus sizes.
The Tommy Adaptive (Tommy Hilfiger) collection delivers classic, American cool style with innovative design twists that make getting dressed easy. Fashion meets function with each garment featuring cleverly concealed adaptations such as magnetic closures, one-handed zippers, extended openings and adjustable features.
Zappos adaptive offers sensory-friendly clothing. The company replaces zippers and buttons with magnets and the clothes are “easy on” and “easy off,” which allows individuals independence when getting dressed. Zappos also offers shoes that are easy to put on and take off.
NBZ Apparel International is an Ohio-based apparel maker and online clothing retailer. As a social good company, they are committed to making a life-changing difference in the lives of disabled veterans, amputees, stroke victims, seniors, as well as adults and children with disabilities such as Down syndrome, autism, Alzheimer’s, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Cerebral Palsy, ALS, and more, by providing resources and adaptive clothing options. Their Downs Designs brand is specially designed and custom fit for the unique body shape of a person with Down syndrome. The Downs Designs Brand also includes a revolutionary personal fitting service with every purchase that ensures our custom fit clothing provides a great fit for each customer.
Although not designed specifically for children with special needs Kickee Pants creates all their fabrications and styles based on the idea that children should feel unrestricted by their clothing. All Kickee Pants clothing is made from the softest bamboo cotton. They offer fashionable styles and a great selection of Dresses, Pants,Tights Underwear, Leggings, Pajamas and more
No Netz focuses on one product: Bathing suits for men and boys with no lining or net. It can be very difficult for children with autism or sensory challenges to enjoy swimming when the lining rubs against the skin. Choose from three different fashions with more being added soon.
Therapro offers therapeutic and educational resources for all ages and abilities, from kids to adults.They carry unique speech and occupational therapy supplies. Sensory products include sensory smart vests, shirts, socks and pants that are seamless, soft cottons and designed for those with sensory sensitivities. You can also find compression shirts and other comfort clothing with weight options.
Fun And Function offers hundreds of products for special needs parents and therapists. In their clothing section you can find super soft, seamless, tagless dresses, leggings, pants tees and socks that are designed for children with sensory issues. Fun and Function also has a compression vest section with various graphics printed on them.
Smart Knit Kids focuses on seamless socks, underwear and t-shirts for boys and girls. Their patented seamless socks are perfect for children experiencing sensory processing differences, hypersensitivity or who simply can’t stand annoying seams!
Kozie Clothes is committed to serving the unique need for stylish, fun,and therapeutic clothing and products for the Pediatric Special Needs community. Kozie Clothes is well known for their wide range of sensory engineered clothing and solutions for kids of all ages. We provide Fun and uniquely designed garments to provide deep calming pressure to assist in regulating the sensory system to calm and organize. Perfect for kids with neurological challenges including Autism, ADHD and Sensory Processing Disorders. The technology and therapeutic principles incorporated into each design, provides proprioceptive and tactile sensory input, comforting children with highly sensitive nervous systems
In addition, Kozie Clothes has developed product solutions designed for newborns and children undergoing serious medical attention, providing easier ways for guardians and medical staff to care for them. Kozie Designs Adorable baby and childrens clothing adapted for pediatric medical treatments like G-Tube feeding, monitors, leads, I-V’s as well as products designed for children who require ongoing medical care.