Out of everything I’ve tried to wear in my wheelchair, jeans have always been one of the most disappointing things I’ve put on. They just never look right. Bulky, awkward, unflattering – jeans rarely look good when you’re sitting. No joke, I stopped wearing jeans altogether until skinny jeans and jeggings came out.
But there are dozens of companies making wheelchair jeans. It sounds kind of silly, “wheelchair jeans,” “Yes, I’m going to buy a pair of wheelchair jeans,” but jeans tailored for people sitting exists. Here are the 10 big wheelchair jeans brands to know.
ABL Denim: There’s someone new on the wheelchair jean scene, trying to make her store a reality. The line is called ABL Denim and they’re debuting their jeans this weekend at the Abilities Expo in L.A. The designer, Stephanie Alves, has worked in a mainstream fashio