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Made by foot: Mexican designer overcomes disability in style


Adriana Macias, a 41-year-old Mexican woman who was born without arms, does nearly everything with her feet. After graduating from law school and not being able to find work as a lawyer due to her disability, she started became a fashion designer and has just launched a new clothing line.

Added on the 24/05/2019 18:41:44 - Copyright : AFP EN

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