And you know, the fact is, nobody knew that they were prosthetic legs. They were the star of the show - these wooden boots peeking out from under this raffia dress - but in fact, they were actually legs made for me.
- Aimee Mullins, on her look in the Alexander McQueen S/S 1999 show.
This is a video of an amazing person called Aimee Mullins. I found this video in an effort to build a greater understanding of prosthetics and how they are applicable specifically to double-leg amputees, in the hopes of creating a story with a double-leg amputee as its main character.
And this, is just flat out amazing and far better than any fiction I could devise.