The Good We Can Do

The Good We Can Do

This world could use our help, dont'cha think? 

Tiny But Mighty is a non-profit that raises money to help homeless animals in Nashville, Tn. Instead of focusing on heart-wrenching sadness the annual fundraiser uses light-hearted humor to solicit donations for the Nashville Humane Association. Area pets are "arrested" for various crimes, pose for mugshots and hope to "make bail" (the minimum contribution in their name).

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Marmi Shoes Revisited

Marmi Shoes Revisited

Last year I introduced you to Marmi shoes, a store that features extended sizes and alternate widths. They specialize in fashionable, European influenced footwear and accessories, including Italian brands Vaneli and Sesto Meucci in sizes 4-13 and Super-Slim to Wide widths. These Kaila boots by Vaneli are an edgy, Italian take on a cowboy boot. They come in narrow, medium and wide widths - which means I can wear them comfortably - and, c'mon, they're just gorgeous!

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Fashion Is For Every Body: We Did It

Fashion Is For Every Body: We Did It

If you're reading this you probably know that I spend a lot of my time swimming upstream and contradicting stereotypes. I've been called fiesty, firey, bitchy, stubborn, ballsy, badass, leader and queen (among other things). Last week I got to add co-founder, co-producer and runway model for Nashville's first inclusive fashion show to the mix.

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ALTER UR EGO Jeans

ALTER UR EGO Jeans

The story behind Kentucky-based brand ALTER UR EGO is as remarkable as the jeans themselves. Designer Heidi McKenzie is a paraplegic who got tired of the lack of fashionable jean options for the wheelchair-dependent. The best thing about ALTER UR EGO jeans is they will be on the runway at the Fashion is for Every Body show. That's right, adaptive fashion will be right there in the mix with Nashville's designer clothing.

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http://spashionista.com/index/2016/8/19/alter-ur-ego-jeans

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IZ Collection Fall 2016

IZ Collection Fall 2016

First things first: Tickets are now on sale for just $20 for the Fashion is for Every Body runway show on 9/10/16. Purchase them here.  What would you say if I told you the dress I'm wearing is an adaptive piece of clothing? Do you even know what adaptive clothing is? Designers like Izzy Camilleri are changing the face of adaptive clothing forever with IZ Collection. Canadian couturier Camilleri has dressed some pretty impressive people - including David Bowie (talk about serendipity!) - so her designs are fashionable and functional. 

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http://spashionista.com/index/2016/8/4/iz-collection-fall-2016

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Life: Sweet And Bitter

Life: Sweet And Bitter

Short and bittersweet this week. Links to articles by me in Disability Horizons and IZ Collection. Buy a Fashion is for Every Body T-Shirt at Couture for a Cause, and vote for Spashionista for Best Blog in the Tennessean's 2016 TOAST Reader's Choice Awards. Most importantly, please help me find my missing dog, Penny Lane.

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http://spashionista.com/index/2016/7/18/life-sweet-and-bitter

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