Bump blooms into success in business

Karen O'Connor and Suzanne Sherwood were inspired to open a maternity clothing, beauty and massage shop in Swords, north Co Dublin, from their own experiences.

23rd July, 2005

Karen O'Connor and Suzanne Sherwood were inspired to open a maternity clothing, beauty and massage shop in Swords, north Co Dublin, from their own experiences.

When Sherwood was pregnant two years ago, good maternity wear was difficult to find locally, so she and O'Connor considered starting a business to serve their area.

Originally from Raheny, the two friends, who have known each other for 20 years, toyed with the idea of opening the shop for...

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