Adaptive | Zappos Adaptive and Runway of Dreams Fashion Show
Rethink the Runway
Meet some of the models and what they are wearing on the runway!
Ready to look gorgeous at your next event or cocktail affair?
Tessa Desiderio-Snyder is a model and social media star from Philadelphia, with countless followers and fans eagerly following her next move
Alena's look is perfect for work and play with brands we all know and love.
Alena has always loved being on stage and started performing at a young age. She's performed at Radio City Music Hall, Carnigie Hall and audtioned for the X-Factor to name a few.
From running errands to time spent in the gym, this easy dressing outfit gives you comfort, style, and versatility.
Ronnie spends his free time training in Crossfit and competing in Special Olympics. Ronnie has recently embarked on his entrepreneurial journey by opening a food stall he lovingly calls, The Fry Guy.
Grace is not sacrificing style in this easy dressing outfit with jewelry and a bag that is sure to make heads turn.
Grace hasn’t let her 30 surgeries get in the way of playing piano, cello, tennis and volleyball. She teaches others about Escobar’s Syndrome on her Youtube channel while inspiring people.
Chase gets it done in an outfit that compliments his bright outlook.
Chase lights up a room with his infectious laugh and passion for sports. He loves running track, playing soccer, and inspiring others with his ability to overcome.
Rain or shine, Abby's outfit is accessible in all the right places so she can take on what the day throws.
Abby radiates kindness, positivity, and determination
Thomas' outfit pulls out all the stops with a sensory tee, easy on/off shoes and a stylish easy entry bag from adidas® and more.
Thomas loves school and even taught himself the times tables in first grade. He enjoys playing video games with friends and reading.
Russell is sure to turn heads in this amazing glam look on the runway.
Russell currently performs as a drag queen and was previously a television producer. He now works for a non-profit organization to help disabled drag queens have access to all venues.
This outfit empowers Allie with stylish shoes and easy dressing apparel that make getting ready a breeze.
Nothing stops Allie from being the incredible soul she is. She loves Broadway plays, painting with glitter paint, reading and watching videos/playing word games on her iPad.
This stylish outfit may look casual but don't let it fool you. Dress it up for evening occasions and look the part all night long.
Zazel is a brain tumor survivor, disability advocate and social worker. She has a passion for dance, acting and modeling.
Mikela and Alaska are sporting a modern look guaranteed to turn heads.
Mikela loves traveling, dressing up, and has a soft spot for the British Royal Family. She believes her disability has empowered her to inspire others.
Elizabeth is putting in the work and is rocking soes from the Zappos Single and Different Size Shoe Program.
Elisabeth enjoys working as the talent manager for Gamut Management, doing her makeup and she also volunteers at a local pet shelter.
Mariama's look is subtle, functional and comfortable all while looking great.
Mariama is originally from West Africa Guinean with a goal to help the youth back home love what they do no matter what.
Julian channels his inner 90's grunge rocker with this funky, fly outfit.
Julian advocates for the LGBTQ+ and disability communities.
Photo Credit. Monica Schipper / Getty Images for Runway of Dreams.