We take it for granted to see and hear, I present to you Mireia who suffers from deafblindness due to a hereditary disease called Usher Syndrome, but that does not prevent her from enjoying life to the fullest. Her enthusiasm, strength and attitude epitomize what Philomena stands for.
"I want to show the world that deafblind people and people with other disabilities are also a valuable part of society." Mireia Mendoza
Mireia is wearing the Azalea organic cotton and lace set in size S.
Photograph: Laura Salvà
1.- I have always dreamed of ...
M = I have always dreamed of working in the world of fashion.
2.- What has been the most romantic thing they have done for you?
M = The most romantic thing they have done for me has been to go with my partner to beautiful places.
3.- The way of consuming has to change for the good of the planet, what practical habits that are good for mother earth?
M = When I go to the supermarket I bring my own reusable bag to consume less plastic. I also like to walk instead of going by bus or car to pollute less.
4.- What would be your perfect weekend?
M = A weekend of relaxation, as a couple, somewhere surrounded by nature, calm and good food.
5.- What would you like to be able to change in the world?
M = I would like the world to be a place where discrimination does not exist, where we are all accepted for who we are regardless of our differences and that we are all equally given the opportunity to do what we want with our lifetime.