Suiting Up | Whee Boon

Suiting Up | Whee Boon

5 years ago, Whee Boon woke up in the hospital to a new reality – a life with all four of his limbs amputated. Whee Boon had never worn a suit before and was looking forward to receiving an award at the end of the year. A suit that met his needs would be just what he needed for the next chapter of his journey.
Gam Xia | Chris x Mdm Tiah

Gam Xia | Chris x Mdm Tiah

“Madam Tiah is very fierce, let me accompany you on all your visits,” said the social worker. Madam Tiah was nominated as a beneficiary for our #BeTheDifference campaign and we were about to begin our first consultation with her.
Behind Adaptable

Behind Adaptable

Adaptable, our latest collection, didn’t start with anything lofty like a designer’s vision. It began with our weekly practice of adapting to the people we meet. This collection is our love letter to the unyielding spirit of the clients we have met on our journey so far.
The Dream Dress | Amelia

The Dream Dress | Amelia

‘A dress that lights up’, that was Amelia’s dream dress. With doctors unable to fully understand Amelia’s health conditions, her future is under a cloud of uncertainty. The only thing Amelia was sure of was what her dream dress would look like.
Gene Avenue: The First Sparks of Will & Well

Gene Avenue: The First Sparks of Will & Well

Kombucha fabric? Adaptive apparel? "This project is a make or break, are you sure you want to pursue it?" was one of the recurring feedback Elisa received when she proposed the idea as a student. Read about the first sparks of Will & Well!
A Romantic’s Journey Towards Independence | Dr Navin

A Romantic’s Journey Towards Independence | Dr Navin

People come to us with customisation requests for many different reasons. However, this is the first time someone approached us because we can take him one step closer to the love life he dreams of!
Barbie Fantasy | Vivian

Barbie Fantasy | Vivian

Clothing in shades of pink and purple with lace trims are staples of Vivian's wardrobe, likely influenced by her love for Barbie. While many of these clothes are pretty, there is but one problem – more often than not, Vivian is not able to wear them.
Life after Sew Simple: An alumni’s journey amidst COVID-19

Life after Sew Simple: An alumni’s journey amidst COVID-19

Paris had been living in France for years and made frequent trips back to Singapore. The reason for crossing the skies was to take on the role of a caregiver for her ageing mother. She saw the workshop as a chance to pick up a new skill set, to create a personal holder for the water bottle that she always carries with her.
Our Youngest Client | Chrislyn

Our Youngest Client | Chrislyn

We first met Chrislyn in October last year. Well, we met Chrislyn, her mother and grandmother while Chrislyn met Elisa, the Gachapon machine behind her, and every colourful nook and cranny in the room that caught her attention.