The Contoured Shawl, model 16C301A, is a poncho or shawl designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Designed specifically for use while a person is seated, this knee length shawl goes over the head requiring no arm insertion. This shawl has a high collar that can be turned up to protect the neck and ears from the cold. Other features include an overlapping front that fastens at the neck with hook and loop fastener. The shawl is made of polar fleece material. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 47 x 27 i
The Hooded Polartec Cape, model 185, is a cape designed for wear by men or women who use wheelchairs. This cape has a short back to prevent sitting on excess fabric, and side tabs at the armholes to prevent the cape from opening at the sides. It can be put on while leaning forward without standing. The cape is made of 100 percent polyester and 12.5-ounce Ziro-Tec fleece. Air pockets on both sides trap body heat creating thermal insulation. The fabric dries quickly and allows body moisture to pas
The Hooded Poncho/Cape is designed for people who use wheelchairs. The poncho is available in unlined cotton, unlined cotton, unlined rainproof nylon packcloth, fleece-lined rainproof packcloth, or all fleece. It features a full hood, front opening with a large zipper, side wheel clearance, hand openings, and a longer front to cover the legs. All fabrics are washable in cool water. OPTIONS: The cape portion is a available with a removable lining. SIZES: An adult one-size fits-all is standard. Ad
The Jean Cape for Sitters, model 188, is a cape designed for wear by individuals with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The cape has Velcro tabs down the front with mock jean buttons, and Velcro straps with mock jean buttons around the bottom of the cape. The cape has a short back so there is no extra fabric to sit on. It also has two jean pockets on the front, and is pleated in the back with yellow stitching. The cape is made of pre-washed 100 percent cotton 8-ounce denim. SIZES: One
The Knit Cape, model 027, is a cape designed for use by women with mobility and severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This cape is made by a hand operated knitting machine, emphazing crochet detailing. This cape has a high back style designed to accommodate users with high level spinal cord injury. The garment separates into right and left facilitating the putting on and disrobing by an aid. Other features include four decorative buttons at the back with snap closures. SIZE: Extra
The Koolway Sports KoolKape is a cape designed for use by edults or children who use wheelchairs. Features include a hood; a Security pouch pocket; and an adjustable toggle on each sleeve to adjust the sleeve's length. The outside of the cape is water resistant, breathable Commander fabric, made from 100 percent polyester microfiber with a wicking finish and 3M Scotchgard. The inside is quick-dry, 65 percent polyester/35 percent cotton fabric. The cape is machine washable (cool setting) and dry
The Leather Cape with Separate Sleeves and Belt, model 019, is a women’s cape designed for us by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities, or spinal cord injury. Made of lamb leather, this cape comes with separate sleeves and is jersey-lined. Features include a lamb leather belt with 4 inch elastic at the center for additional comfort and to help the garment to stay in place. The standars style has an open back between the shoulders and the waist. A full back style is available
The Men’s Fleece Capelet with Fleece Lining is a men's cape designed for use by men with mobility or severe physical disabilities or who have had a stroke. The front of the capelet has a round edged collar, one Velcro closure, and two faux buttons. SIZES: Small, medium, large, and extra large. COLOR: Dark green, brown, gray, black, red, blue, fuchsia, white, or purple.
The Mistral Cape is a cape designed for wear by individuals who use wheelchairs. This rain-resistant cape is designed for easy access and features a pull-ring zipper from the neck to mid chest, a hood, a shortened back, and a weignted front to reduce fly-up. SIZES: Unisex sizes small/medium and large/extra large. COLOR: Navy, hunter, or red.
The Polartec Fleece Fling, model 320, is a cape designed for women or girls with mobility or severe physical disabilities. Made of Polartec fleece, this cape has two deep pockets and is longer in front and shorter in back for the seated figure. This cape goes on over the head without arm insertion and has a front zipper and neck ribbing. OPTIONS: Matching cloche hat. SIZES: One size. DIMENSIONS: The front is 35 inches long and the back is 24 inches long. The zipper is 12 inches long. COLOR: Red,
The Ponchita is a capelet or shawl designed for wear by individuals who use wheelchairs. Designed specifically for the seated figure, this poncho is available in sweatshirt fleece or Polartec and goes on over the head and reaches to the waist, requiring no arm insertion. SIZE: One size. COLOR: Navy, fuschia, gray, or turquoise.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Wrap that can be zipped apart horizontally so either the bottom or top cape part can be worn separately. Instructions and pattern for sewing a full length (but not closed at the bottom) wheelchair wrap with quilted lining. Zips open from waist to bottom, neck to waist, and, using two zippers, horizontally at waist level. Includes list of materials and photographs. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR: Kernaleguen, A TITLE: Clothing Designs for the Handicapp
The Stadium Cape is a cape designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or walking disabilities. Intended for bicyclists, larger wheelchair users, and people who use walkers, this cape is lined with 200- to 300-weight Polartec fleece for added warmth and comfort. Features include extra wide hood, front pockets, and grab loops at each wrist that keep the cape close to the body. It has a 22-inch front zipper and long seated back that covers from back thigh to mid front calf. Use
The Supplex Lined Fleece Cape, model 333, is a cape or poncho designed for use by children or adults with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This hooded poncho goes on over the head and covers the back of a wheelchair-seated wearer to protect a backpack while skirting the wheels. The outside is 50 percent polyester and 50 percent cotton and the lining is 100 percent nylon Taslan, which feels like a silky cotton. The capes has a long front Vislan zipper and a hood. This wind-blocking ca
The Terry Shower/Swim Cape - Petite Adult, model 340, is a hooded cape or robe designed for wear by adults with mobility or lower extremity disabilities, spinal cord injury, and others who use wheelchairs. Designed to clear wheelchair wheels and made of 100 percent cotton, this cape has a longer front and a shorter back and a long zip opening. It can be worn immediately after swimming or bathing. DIMENSIONS: 36-inch front; 44 inches wide; 24-inch back; 22-inch front zipper. WEIGHT: 3 pounds. COL
The Wheelchair Cape, model MF500, is a wheelchair cape designed for wear by adults who use wheelchairs. This cape is fully lined with polar fleece. It features snap front placket and reinforced seams. The cape is machine washable and it is large enough to cover both the person and the chair. SIZE: One size fits all. COLOR: Black, navy, grey, brown, tan, or royal blue.
The Wintercape is a cape or poncho designed for use by children or adults with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This hooded poncho goes on overhead. It covers the back of a wheelchair-seated wearer to protect the backpack while skirting the wheels. It is constructed from waterproof nylon lined with Polartec, with a heavy-duty zipper in front. SIZES: Toddler, child, teen, adult, or extra-large adult. DIMENSIONS: Shoulder width is 28 inches (toddler) to 56 inches (extra-large adult). T
The Women's Fleece Capelet with Fleece Lining is designed for use by women with mobility or severe physical disabilities or who have had a stroke. The front of the capelet has a round edged collar, one Velcro closure, and two faux buttons. SIZES: Small, medium, large, and extra large. COLOR: Dark green, brown, gray, black, red, blue, fuchsia, white, or purple.
The Wool Cape with Separate Sleeves and Belt, model 024, is cape designed for use by women with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Features include a high back style designed to accommodate users with high-level spinal cord injury. The garment separates into right and left, facilitating assisted dressing and undressing. Other features include a leather belt with 4-inch elastic at the center back to help keep garment in place and separate sleeves for additional ease in dressing.