How entrepreneurs are designing a trans-inclusive future through clothing
by Rebecca Oh
October 30, 2019
Clothing is an important way individuals—both cisgender and transgender alike—communicate their gender to society. Clothing can hint at how people might like to be addressed and what their interests are.
Some trans people say they use clothing as a political statement and to disrupt gender stereotypes. But, at its core, clothing can be a way for trans people to feel like their most confident, genuine selves — as it is for many cisgender people.
However, few companies design their products with trans consumers in mind.