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NFTs BY DISABLED CREATIVES: BREAKING MOULDS AND MAKING PROFITS
Forbes Magazine

December 2021 - For the International Day of Persons with Disability, Forbes Magazine spotlighted an exclusive NFT collaboration w Lachi, NYC based singer/songwriter, composer, producer and Disability Advocate for the Grammys and 4 artists including Tiffany. Look for their NFT titled "Bloom" to drop in 2022.

 

2021 LEGACY AWARDS
Volunteer Toronto Nominee

December 2021 - Tiffany was recognized as a nominee for the 2021 Volunteer Toronto Legacy Awards and has her name put up on the 2021 Digital Wall of Fame for her volunteer work in the Disability Community during the start of the pandemic and lockdown. The Digital Wall of Fame is an opportunity to celebrate individuals who make our city a stronger, more resilient city where everyone can thrive. They also bring attention to the very crucial services which non-profits and charitable organizations provide, and are often driven by dedicated, skilled and humble individuals who give their time.  

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BLACK T-SHIRT SERIES

Aille Design

October 2020 - The Aille Design black t-shirt is created with silver Swarovski Crystal Pearls and features the Braille phrase "Fashion is for everyone". Tiffany styled and modeled sophisticated looks with the Aille Design black t-shirt to bring luxury to inclusive design. Designed in North America with premium materials, this t-shirt makes a social and fashion impact.

Tiffany is wearing the Aille Design Black T-Shirt with silver Braille that reads, "Fashion is for everyone". Seated in back of her Bloordale condo in a Canadian Tuxedo which consists of an unzipped denim jacket, dark wash jeans, leather combat boots and red lipstick, Tiffany is holding a black umbrella to shield herself from the light of the street lamps. In addition to the umbrella, her black baseball cap and customized black leather and snakeskin eyewear protect her from the bright lights. Placed next to her is a pebbled leather backpack that holds her white cane that she carries with her at all times.
Tiffany is wearing the Aille Design Black T-Shirt with silver Braille that reads, "Fashion is for everyone". Her business chic look (that can be worn any time of day) is styled with leather loafers, dark denim, a black blazer, her signature baseball cap in black and customized black leather and snakeskin eyewear. Tiffany is sitting cross legged and reaching for a crystal wine glass. In the background you can see two of her paintings, “Untitled” and “The View From Here”.

BEADED FASHION: CLOTHING WITH A PURPOSE

Breakfast Television

January 2020 - Tiffany appeared on City TV’s Breakfast Television as an ambassador for Aille Design (pronounced: eye). An emerging fashion brand, Aille Design is disrupting the industry and changing the way society views inclusive design. The company creates beaded clothing using Swarovski Crystal Pearls that form fully legible Braille phrases to describe the garment's clothing characteristics. In the segment, Tiffany is wearing a black bodycon dress with black Braille beading. This look is both chic and functional for Tiffany as wearing and being surrounded by black soothes the hypersensitivity of her senses.

BECAUSE OF "BALANCE"

FUNDRAISING AND AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

October 2018 - Tiffany became a client of BALANCE for Blind Adults in 2017 to empower herself with customized training and support to facilitate independence and community engagement as she navigates her disability.  In 2018 Tiffany joined the ‘Because of BALANCE’ fundraising campaign, and quickly became the lead fundraiser. The following year, Tiffany provided strategic guidance during a further year of fundraising success. Tiffany, as a person with a unique visual impairment, was particularly aligned with BALANCE for Blind Adults as a support organization with a unique approach to program delivery.

BECAUSE OF "BALANCE"

FUNDRAISING AND AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

October 2018 - Tiffany became a client of BALANCE for Blind Adults in 2017 to empower herself with customized training and support to facilitate independence and community engagement as she navigates her disability.  In 2018 Tiffany joined the ‘Because of BALANCE’ fundraising campaign, and quickly became the lead fundraiser. The following year, Tiffany provided strategic guidance during a further year of fundraising success. Tiffany, as a person with a unique visual impairment, was particularly aligned with BALANCE for Blind Adults as a support organization with a unique approach to program delivery.