Casco Bay Wool Works Lends Style and Elegance to Adaptive Clothing

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Line of special needs wool and cashmere capes, coats and outerwear provide custom detailed, hand-crafted line with functionality for men and women.

Customers are delighted that we have combined our skills in adaptive fits with their desire to be current and fashionable. These are beautiful pieces of the highest quality and as much a source of pleasure for us to make as they are for our customers to wear. We are privileged to craft this unique, versatile line of outerwear.

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With the introduction of a line of adaptive clothing from Casco Bay Wool Works, admired crafter of high quality, hand crafted capes and shawls brings elegance and functionality to the special needs community, merging comfort and versatility with the quality that the Maine maker of fine woolens is known for. This specialty clothing manufacturer, known for its signature wool pieces, has added a line which expertly accommodates the needs of those with disabilities who seek fashion forward style and encounter challenges with outerwear. Casco Bay Wool Works capes, rainwear and coats in wool, cashmere and fine Italian fabric, introduce to wheelchair users and those with dexterity limitations new options for dressing with ease and elegance.

Capes have been given special attention as part of today’s fashion lines, and have become both classic and trend-conscious wardrobe pieces. Casco Bay Wool Works incorporates this latest look into its adaptive clothing line with contemporary and classic designs that offers warmth, grace and beauty along with skilled functionality. Casco Bay Wool Works capes, shawls and coats are hand crafted especially for customers seeking adaptive clothing, and are becoming essential wardrobe pieces for both men and women.

“We’re so pleased to offer this line of adaptive clothing and we take pride in the materials and craftsmanship,” said Persis Strong, owner of Casco Bay Wool Works. “We are proud of what it offers in elegance and in the particular attention to details for those who seek versatility for wheelchairs or who are challenged in their motor skills.” Strong added, “Customers are delighted that we have combined our skills in adaptive fits with their desire to be current and fashionable. These are beautiful pieces of the highest quality and as much a source of pleasure for us to make as they are for our customers to wear. We are privileged to craft this unique, versatile line of outerwear.”

Featured in the new line of adaptive clothing from Casco Bay Wool Works is a shoulder capelette, a cape-style alternative to a cardigan in wool or cashmere, which sits on the shoulder and is completely unrestricted for total arm movement; a rain wrap, a poncho-style water-resistant hooded wrap made of fine Italian micro fiber in a fold-and-go style perfect for travel; and a luxurious lined coat with cape styling, two deep pockets for gloves or keys, and side panels, available in merino wool or cashmere for warmth and luxury. All styles are available in a variety of colors and sizes, and each piece is given close attention, with men's capes featuring large horn toggles for closure, and women's capes expertly detailed with elegant pewter clasps. Alternative closures in Velcro are also available for easy on-and-off considerations, and alterations for a custom fit are available to all customers.

Casco Bay Wool Works has a wonderful and charming history of producing its high quality, hand crafted capes and shawls on the magnificent rocky coast of Maine. Its warm and elegant garments are crafted from only the finest materials, and its clothing lines include blankets, capes, ponchos, shawls, stoles, and jackets and wraps in cashmere, brocade, wool, Alpaca and chiffon, in classic European and contemporary styles. This line of adaptive clothing from Casco Bay Wool Works sets a new standard for elegance and versatility as they take the lead as the first company to combine the latest in high-quality fashion with their unique attention.

About Casco Bay Wool Works

Overlooking Portland Harbor and the Calendar Islands of Casco Bay, Casco Bay Wool Works gently hand crafts capes, shawls, blankets and outerwear in a one hundred year old post and beam building at 34 Danforth Street in the coastal city of Portland, Maine. We welcome all who are visiting Portland to stop in to feel the sumptuous texture of our cashmere and wool garments and blankets. All of our Casco Bay Wool Works lines are guaranteed to be of the finest hand-made outer garment, and each is individually sewn and hand-stitched. Visit our outlet store in the historic Old Port of Portland, Maine or call us toll free at 888-222-WOOL (9665), where we welcome the opportunity to discuss your personal requirements. You may also find out about our many lines at http://www.cascobaywoolworks.com.

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