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Karen Daugherty

I'm a grandmother, helping to support 4 grandchildren and 3 step grands along with my son and his wife. I have 4 sons, and soon will be the grandmother of 8 grandchildren and 3 step grands. I was abandoned by my husband about 2 yrs after we got custody of 4 neglected granddaughters and recently divorced by him. I Sew to earn a living and care for the grand kids.

Profile Summary:
Sewing Alterations Tailor Port Republic, MD
Southern Cook Port Republic, MD
More About Me
I love movies, books, sewing, Kids, day trips, vacations, crafts, music, family, GOD
Work Experience:
I have sewn for more than 30 years for self, family, friends and neighbors. I was discovered by a lady with a dress shop at the Maryland Renaissance Festival for the pass 3 years. I make Overdresses, long and short peplums, vests, tabards, long and short capes, bags, hats and such for her Q of Heart II dress shop at the festival. For other customers I do alterations on all sorts of clothes, wedding clothes, brides maids dresses. street clothes, office attire, jeans, etc. I make new clothing all types, as well as home decor, like pillows bed coverlets curtains. I have made sail boat curtains, zippered sail covers, rail covers, cushion covers and more. I make fairy skirts, fur capes, aprons princess dresses for little girls, I do all sorts of costumes and so on.
I have a high school diploma and some collage
Organizations / Affilations:
Q of Hearts II (MD Renn. Fest.
Karen Daugherty is located in Port Republic, MD and has the following skills: Sewing Alterations Tailor, Southern Cook
Cooking / Culinary, Skilled Trade / Crafts
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Sewing Alterations Tailor

Category: Skilled Trade / Crafts
Sewing, alterations, Tailor, costumes, home decor. I sew for Maryland Renaissance Festival and for clients, doing costumes, sewing new clothing, home decor, alterations to existing clothing, curtains for boats, clothing for everyone, play dress up clothes for little girls: fairy skirts, princess dresses, furs, aprons, doll clothes etc...
Relevant Education / Credentials
I was raised by a tailor, and a mother who made 90 percent of our clothes and home decor, I have had a few tailor sewing classes but much of my skills are self learned
Years Experience: 30

Southern Cook

Category: Cooking / Culinary
You name it
Relevant Education / Credentials
My southern MAMA
Years Experience: 40