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The small manufacturer with a giant heart! This all started with my grandmother and Parkinson’s disease.  As a teenager, my mother and I adapted my grandmother’s wardrobe giving her the independence to dress herself, even on the days her hands did not want to co-operate.

As a Custom Designer for over 25 years, I have created and adapted many garments for people with mobility issues, and recognize the difficulties they face.

I added Carefree Clothing to my current Design and Alteration Studio, The Whole Nine Yards. In January 2015 I learned that my nightgown manufacturer (Universal Manufacturing) was soon to retire and close. Armed with my background, fabulous staff and shop full of equipment, I quickly decided that something had to be done. With the support and blessing of Universal, and my amazing team, Carefree Clothing Manufacturing was born.

 

 

 

 

Awards :

Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce – Business Person of the Year – Winner 2017

PARO Enterprising Business of the Year Award – Winner 2017

Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce – New Business Excellence – Winner 2008

Nominations:  

Paro – Business Person of the Year Nominee (pending)

Paro – Woman of the Year 2017 Nominee (pending)

Northern Ontario Business Awards – Innovation of the Year – Nominee 2017 (pending)

Northern Ontario Business Awards – Business of the Year – Nominee 2017 (pending)

Northern Ontario Business Awards – Entrepreneur of the Year – Nominee 2017 (pending)

Paro – Woman of the Year – Nominee 2016

Royal Bank of Canada Business Award – Innovative Product of the Year – Nominee 2016

Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce – Small Business Excellence  – Nominee 2016

Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce – Small Business Excellence- Nominee 2015

Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce – New Business Excellence – Nominee 2007

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