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Selma Blair Wants to Create a Fashion Line for People With Disabilities

After receiving a multiple sclerosis diagnosis in 2018, Selma Blair is standing strong — and she wants to use her influence to help other people with disabilities.
In a candid interview in the March issue of Vanity Fair, Blair revealed that MS makes it hard for her to get dressed in the morning, and that there’s a serious lack of designers making clothes with disabled folks in mind. The star, who has worked with top designers like Karl Lagerfeld and Marc Jacobs over the years, would like to use her industry connections to help.
“I would like to partner with someone like Christian Siriano on a line for everyone — not just people who necessarily need adaptive clothing, but for those who want comfort, too,” she said. “It can still be chic. You shouldn’t have to sacrifice style. Like, let’s get elastic waistbands to look a little bit better.”
It’s no surprise that the 46-year-old nodded to Siriano, as she walked the runway at the designer’s fall ’18 New York Fashion Week show. Siriano has also made inclusivity a staple of his work, stepping forward numerous times to outfit actresses — including Leslie Jones, Laverne Cox and Danielle Brooks — that other designers

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