Style Guide

We know that it can be tough to get to grips with our styles as they break away from the traditional styles to include innovative features to help the wearer or their carer. This guide has a list of all of our styles and each of their features to help you understand what is available and what best fits your needs.

Body Vests Styles

T-shirt Styles

Trouser Styles

Jacket Styles

Jumper Styles

 

Body Vest Styles

Nevis Body Vest

‘Traditional Style’ with additional features

Features

– Crotch Opening

– Optional Shoulder opening on one or both shoulders

– Optional integrated feeding tube opening and cover

– Integrated room for nappies or pads

 

Adaptive features of Nevis body suit with crotch openings, feeding tube access and shoulder openings

 

 

 Great as a simple play suit, a under vest for extra warmth, or as comfortable pyjamas for sleeping, its adaptability will see this as a great addition to your child’s wardrobe. The opening at the groin gives easy access making changing quick and hassle free. With optional shoulder opening, the body vest can be put on without arm movement from the wearer making it perfect for those with limited movement.

Merrick Body Vest

Body vest with attached shorts

Features:

– Shorts attached

– Crotch Opening

– Optional Shoulder opening on one or both shoulders

– Integrated room for nappies or pads

– Optional integrated feeding tube opening and cover

 

Features intergrated into Merrick body suit to cater for additional needs

This one piece body vest has attached shorts to better cover nappies or pads. With allow neck line the body vest sits happily under clothing as an under vest or is perfect as a simple outfit. The opening on the shoulders eases any strain in dressing by limiting the need move the child to thread their arms through the arm holes.

Etive Body Vest

Back Opening with lengthened shorts

Features:

– Back Opening- Long shorts

– Optional elasticated hem on shorts

– Optional integrated feeding tube opening and cover

– Optional integrated room for nappies or pads

Etive style body suit with back opening to prevent access to nappies or pads

A comfortable garment that can be used by those for whom access to nappies or pads is a concern. The back opening allows for easier dressing but makes it difficult to remove unaided whilst long shorts on the body vest help to stop wandering hands from being where they shouldn’t. The body suit can be worn happily under clothing with a low collar yet it is also ideal as a comfortable playsuit.

Bannoch Body Vest

Flat Opening

Features:

– Crotch, front and shoulder openings

– Short Sleeves

 

Flat opening baby gro style our Bannoch Vest is able to be fully opened and secured round the wearer

Its multiple openings allow the garment to be opened fully and laid flat underneath the intended wearer and then wrapped round the wearer and secured in place. With limited handling needed there is less risk of injury.

 

T-Shirts

Ness T-shirt

 T-shirt with attached Nevis body vest

Features:

– Full or half Body Vest attached with crotch opening

– Optional Left Shoulder opening

– Optional Integrated Feeding tube opening and cover

– Customisable sleeve length; petite, regular, long

 

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The attached body vest keeps nappies or pads in place and discreetly covered whilst the t-shirt has a traditional fall. The full body vest is attached at the collar and sleeves giving double layer of warmth. The half body vest is attached just above the waistline which allows a traditional fall on the t-shirt. The opening at the shoulder limits the movement required of the wearers head when dressing.

 

Elrig T-shirt

T-shirt with attached Merrick Body Vest with Shorts

Features:

– Full or half Body Vest with shorts attached with crotch opening

– Optional Left Shoulder opening

– Optional Integrated Feeding tube opening and cover

– Customisable sleeve length; petite, regular, long

 

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Comfortable t-shirt with integrated full or half body vest with shorts. The full body vest is great for an extra layer of warmth or with the half body vest attached just
above the waistline the t-shirt is lighter but still keeps little hands from being where they shouldn’t. The optional neck opening makes it easier for dressing and limits the necessary movement of the head.

Nor T-shirt

T-shirt with Shoulder Opening

Features:

– Left Shoulder opening

– Optional Integrated Feeding tube opening and cover

– Customisable sleeve length; petite, regular, long

 

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An opening on the shoulder widens the collar that can be secured after dressing with snap fasteners. The t-shirt sits around the neck and on the shoulders as a traditional t-shirt would but includes the feature that eases dressing stress for those with limited motor control.

 

Locky T-shirt

Open Sleeved T-shirt

Features:

– Sleeve opening secured with snap fasteners

– Optional Integrated Feeding tube opening and cover

– Customisable sleeve length; petite, regular, long

 

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Open sleeves are designed for those with stiff arms or limited arm movement allowing the t-shirt to be put on with the sleeves open then securing around the arms. There is limited movement required of the wearer when dressing limiting the risk of injury.

 

Laro T-shirt

Front opening T-shirt

Features:

– Front opening secured with snap fasteners

– Customisable sleeve length; petite, regular, long

 

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The opening on the front left of the t-shirt and can be used to speed up dressing or to give access to medical equipment that is attached to the stomach or chest. Dressing becomes less of a chore with the t-shirt easily put on by threading arms through the sleeve and then securing the snap fasteners at the front. The t-shirt is great as an aid for independence for those who struggle with dressing.

 

Dola Tunic

Tunic with attached Body Vest and shorts

Features:

– Attached body vest with shorts

– Optional integrated feeding tube opening and cover

– Optional Left Shoulder opening

 

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Hanging lower than a t-shirt the tunic is ideal to be worn on its own with the body vest completing the outfit or great to wear with shorts or trousers. With optional shoulder opening dressing can be made easier by limiting the movement required to secure the garment over the shoulders.

 

Trousers

Iona Trousers

Integrated room for Nappiesor Pads

Features:

– Additional room for nappies or pads

– Elasticated waistline front and back

– Adjustable elastic on back

– Traditional positioning pockets

– Customisable leg length; petite, regular, long

 

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The trousers feature additional room for nappies or pads whilst still maintaining a traditional appearance. Covering any nappy or pad they sit higher at the waist with an elasticated waistline that allows for easier dressing.

Jura Trousers

Waist to hip opening

Features:

– Opening from top of trouser to hip secured with Velcro

– Elasticated waistline front and back

– Adjustable elastic on back

– Angled thigh pockets

– Optional additional room for nappies or pads

– Customisable leg length; petite, regular, long

 

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A waist to hip opening on the side is a great feature to aid independence. Making dressing easier, the trousers can also be used to gain access to any incontinence equipment.

Wyre Trousers

‘Side Opening’

Features:

– Opening from top of trouser to hip secured with Velcro

– Elasticated waistline front and back

– Adjustable elastic on back

– Optional Angled Thigh pockets

– Lining Available

– Individual l Customisable leg length; petite, regular, long

 

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Trousers can be made to custom length, matching the wearers’ leg length, to provide the perfect fit. These trousers can give comfort with an extra layer of lining to compliment the made to measure length. An open outside leg that can be easily secured with velcro the trousers are perfect for quick dressing.

Torsa Trousers

Reinforced Knee

Features:

– Opening from top of trouser to hip secured with Velcro

– Elasticated waistline front and back

– Adjustable elastic on back

– Angled Thigh pockets

– Knee reinforcement patches

– Customisable leg length; petite, regular, long

– Longer ankle hem to help prevent trousers riding up

 

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These trousers have additional knee reinforcement to allow for extended use for those who crawl or have regular knee wear. The pockets are positioned low on the thighs and angled to allow for easier access for the user. The adjustable elasticated waist allows the trousers to give the perfect fit for the wearer.

Arran Trousers

Padded Knee

Features:

– Opening from top of trouser to hip secured with Velcro

– Elasticated waistline front and back

– Adjustable elastic on back

– Angled Thigh pockets

– Knee reinforcement patches

– Customisable leg length; petite, regular,long

– Padded Knee patches

– Inside cotton knee patch

 

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For those who are unsteady on their feet or regular crawlers the Arran style trousers are designed to help protect the knee. Providing comfort with a cotton patch on the inside knee level of the trouser for a soft point of contact with the skin the trousers also have additional padding to help protect the knee.

Raasay Trousers

Inner Leg Opening

Features:

-Inside leg opening from waist

-Elasticated waistline

-Customisable leg length; petite, regular, long

 

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Openings that stretch from the top of the trousers to the base of the inner leg mean that these trousers can be opened at the front. The trousers can be opened flat and then be wrapped round the child requiring limited handling and movement whilst dressing. This opening creates an access point for nappies and pads and allow for speedy changing.

 

Jackets

Dunbar Jacket

Back Opening

Features:

– Front and back openings

– Adjustable cuffs

– Pockets

 

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Stylish range of jackets that open at the back and the front to allow for easier dressing and undressing. As they can be tightened around the wrist, the sleeves are protected when self-propelling in a wheelchair, and help to keep out any chills for those who have limited movement.

 

Kinlock Jacket

 

Ayr Jacket

Leg Cover

Features:

– Front and back openings

– Water Resistant

– Elastic loops to tighten sleeve

– Lengthened front leg cover

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Perfect protection against the elements this jacket is designed to include a leg cover for those regularly in wheelchairs. The back opening allows the jacket to be put on or removed with limited movement whilst in a chair.

 

Jumpers

Inverness Jumper

Back Opening

Features:

– Back opening

 

 Jumpers2

 

Warm jumpers that come in a range of colours and patterns are opened at the back to allow the wearer to be dressed from the front with ribbed cuffs and collar the jumper keeps in the heat well providing comfort