A feature I wrote for The Advocate on the Bridge Over Troubled Waters Flood Relief Campaign for Quilters and the supply distribution they organized April 1. Flooding in the Greater Baton Rouge area in fall 2016 destroyed homes, businesses and schools, and decimated the collections of area quilters. Local quilters banded together to collect donations from around the state and country.
A feature article on Mason Dupré and Natalie John, founders of Woolly Threads, a lifestyle company based in Baton Rouge. The company’s signature item is a nubby knit pullover sweatshirt. Dupré and John started the business in Dupré’s kitchen and used on-campus marketing and guerrilla visits to collegiate athletics departments