Entrepreneurial grandmother develops a much-needed clothing line to fit the unique body shape of a person with Down Syndrome. www.downsdesigns.com

Entrepreneurial grandmother develops a much-needed clothing line to fit the unique body shape of a person with Down Syndrome. www.downsdesigns.com

At Downs Designs, we understand finding clothes for people with Down syndrome and having them fit can be very challenging. We are creating a line of clothing for all ages starting with jeans.http://downsdesigns.com/

At Downs Designs, we understand finding clothes for people with Down syndrome and having them fit can be very challenging. We are creating a line of clothing for all ages starting with jeans.http://downsdesigns.com/

Downs Designs was inspired by Karen's granddaughter, Maggie. The company creates clothing to fit the body shape of a person with Down syndrome! Wonderful interview on "About Town" TV show from Mentor, Ohio.

Downs Designs was inspired by Karen's granddaughter, Maggie. The company creates clothing to fit the body shape of a person with Down syndrome! Wonderful interview on "About Town" TV show from Mentor, Ohio.

Inspired by her granddaughter Maggie, who has Down syndrome, Karen Bowersox of Mentor, Ohio created Downs Designs, a line of clothing specially fit for people with Down syndrome. www.downsdesigns.com

Downs Designs in Mentor offers specially designed clothes for people with Down syndrome

Inspired by her granddaughter Maggie, who has Down syndrome, Karen Bowersox of Mentor, Ohio created Downs Designs, a line of clothing specially fit for people with Down syndrome. www.downsdesigns.com

Finally… An Incontinence Swim Diaper for Older Children, Teens and Adults #swimdiaper #incontinence #incontinenceproducts

Finally… An Incontinence Swim Diaper for Older Children, Teens and Adults

Finally… An Incontinence Swim Diaper for Older Children, Teens and Adults #swimdiaper #incontinence #incontinenceproducts

This is a sample of a clothing line for folks with Down syndrome called Downs Designs for men and women.  Persons with Down Syndrome are usually overweight due to their diagnosis. Their weight is in different places than the average person; therefore they have much difficulty finding stylish clothing that they want to wear. This is a great idea and a boost to their self-esteem.

This is a sample of a clothing line for folks with Down syndrome called Downs Designs for men and women. Persons with Down Syndrome are usually overweight due to their diagnosis. Their weight is in different places than the average person; therefore they have much difficulty finding stylish clothing that they want to wear. This is a great idea and a boost to their self-esteem.

How Down Syndrome girl inspired grandmother to launch fashion range

How Down Syndrome girl inspired grandmother to launch fashion range

Before her granddaughter Maggie was born, Karen Bowersox knew little about Down syndrome and even less about fashion design.

Alex Brown and Timothy Hall demonstrate the roll-up grabber they designed for a student with disabilities to fit her needs. The roll-up grabber will pick up items from the floor and roll the item to her lap, a necessity because she has one usable arm.

Alex Brown and Timothy Hall demonstrate the roll-up grabber they designed for a student with disabilities to fit her needs. The roll-up grabber will pick up items from the floor and roll the item to her lap, a necessity because she has one usable arm.

NJ News Day - How little girl with Down syndrome inspired her grandmother to launch stylish fashion range that gives customers the perfect fit.   All smiles: Maggie helps her grandmother by modeling the clothes

NJ News Day - How little girl with Down syndrome inspired her grandmother to launch stylish fashion range that gives customers the perfect fit. All smiles: Maggie helps her grandmother by modeling the clothes

2 Designers that make easy to put on clothing for individuals with Down Syndrome and CP. So cool!

2 Designers that make easy to put on clothing for individuals with Down Syndrome and CP. So cool!

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