#Nikki Hind

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Fashion designer Varija Bajaj was the moderator for this session. (Photo Credit: YouTube Screengrab)

  • The session was on 'Dignity, comfort, style, treatment - Adaptive Fashion'
  • Nikki Hind, Australia's first legal blind fashion designer, said that disabled people should be at the decision making tables
  • You cannot do for them without them, Varija Bajaj said about fashion for the people with disabilities

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
She is one of the key speakers at the National Ability Summit to be spearheaded by Varija Life, a Not for Profit Organisation, on December 2 and 3. (Photo Credit: Nikki Hind)

  • One of the recipients of a 2020 Vision Australia Award, her fashion label celebrates the work of people with disabilities
  • In an interview with Opoyi, Nikki says that she has an advantage over other designers in many ways
  • She also says that it’s important to move away from using people with disabilities as just a money-making tool