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The "Katrina dress" designed by Tabitha Bethune, has been worn by multiple individuals over the years. (photo provided by Tabitha Bethune)

New Orleans designers say ‘fast fashion’ needs to go

STORY BY LANA LAWSON, junior at International High School This story was originally published in an ongoing partnership with The Gambit. The following is that article, verbatim.   New Orleans needs to start taking sustainable fashion seriously, local designers say.  It’s an uphill battle in the… Read More »New Orleans designers say ‘fast fashion’ needs to go

The Lost Senior Year

The isolation caused by COVID-19 restrictions placed a strain on Kayla Andrus’ relationships with teachers and friends. Now Andrus, an 18-year-old graduating senior at Mount Carmel, finds herself staying up until two in the morning and waking up later in the day to begin incessant… Read More »The Lost Senior Year